Welcome to School for Friends

School for Friends is a Washington, DC preschool that provides a loving, caring, and supportive program for children ages 18 months to five.

For over 35 years, our curriculum has reflected the Quaker values of cooperation, equality, and nonviolence. Our developmental program focuses on helping children solve problems together, resolve conflicts, think independently and make choices.

School for Friends is accredited by NAEYC and is a member of Friends Council on Education. (En Español)

About SFF

• Ages 18 months to 5
• Fullday
• In Dupont Circle
• Metrorail and bus accessible
• Quaker
• Small group size
• Diversity Celebrated
• NAEYC Accredited
• Warm, interactive, well-trained and
committed teachers

News and Notices

School for Friends Open House Dates
If you are interested in attending an open house please click here for a list dates and to register.

The Board of Trustees of School for Friends is delighted to announce that Berna Artis will become the next Director to succeed Jim Clay. To read more please click here.

SFF Earns National Recognition from NAEYC

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Support SFF

Donate to SFF Annual Giving Campaign

Help us reach our goal by making a gift to the Fund for Friends campaign. This year’s goal is $47,000 which raises money to serve the school community.

Learn about the many ways for businesses and individuals to support School for Friends.