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2023 Graduate Adds Oxford to Resumé

UPDATE: This article originally appeared in the summer edition of The Light magazine. Since publication, Ruby was accepted to attend the University of Oxford! Congratulations, Ruby! _________________________________________________________ From the beginning […]

BFS Officially Opens Year No. 156 on Wednesday!

Here are some important things to remember as we enter the opening days of school: PRESCHOOL Orientation on Thursday Preschool families, please join us at Orientation this Thursday, September 7 […]

BFS Colleagues Return for New School Year

On Monday morning, Aug. 21, BFS transitioned from summer to the unofficial start of the school year by welcoming its newest colleagues for the first of two days of orientation. […]

Alumni Networking Event on September 13

BFS Alumni, please mark your calendars for this special, all-Brooklyn alumni event! In conjunction with fellow Brooklyn Independent Schools, we are hosting a networking event on Wednesday, September 13 from […]

BFS Announces Enrollment Events for 2023–2024

Brooklyn Friends School is proud to announce that it will host several enrollment events that will be held throughout the school year—for all grade levels. Please plan on coming to […]

Arti-Facts: BFS History Nuggets

Each week, BFS Arti-Facts examines a moment in history from the Brooklyn Friends Archives and appears in The Weekly—our digital newsletter that arrives in email inboxes every Sunday morning. However, […]

Celebrating Juneteenth

“Juneteenth has never been a celebration of victory or an acceptance of the way things are. It’s a celebration of progress. It’s an affirmation that despite the most painful parts […]

BFS Musicians ‘Mesmerize’ at U.N. Event

On Friday evening, a group of BFS musicians performed at the 75th Anniversary of the Quaker United Nations Organization at the Scandinavia House in Manhattan. Middle School and Upper School […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2023!

Congratulations to the Class of 2023! Friday morning’s commencement ceremony, held at The Theater at City Tech, was simply magnificent. The members of the Class of 2023 now take the […]