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BFS Hosts Annual Book Fair on April 18 & 19

April is We 💙 BFS Libraries Month! Celebrate with us at our book fair on Thursday, April 18 (7:30am to 6pm) and Friday, April 19 (7:30am to 4pm) in the 3rd Floor Library at 375 Pearl Street. Our Brooklyn […]

BFS Holds Joyous Black History Month Dinner

More than 200 people packed into the Lower Gym at Pearl Street on the evening of Friday, February 16 for BFS’ Black History Month celebration of Literacies, Legacies, and Leadership. […]

BFS Appoints New Head of Upper School

With unparalleled excitement, unwavering anticipation, and sincere gratitude to all colleagues, parents, and students who participated in this comprehensive national search process, I proudly announce the appointment of Liz J. […]

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: King of the Court

Khari Taylor has just a few months remaining in his time at Brooklyn Friends School and it all seems to be happening so quickly. Khari, who is midway through just […]

BFS Holds Energizing State of Our School

In The Pearl Street Meeting House was abuzz with many positive emotions on Thursday night following the State of the School Address, which was entitled, A Time of Purpose. Asked to […]

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Leading the School in Smiles

Gabby Kemp is smiling—and it is the worst kept secret at Brooklyn Friends School. Mostly because, Gabby Kemp—a member of the Class of 2024—always seems to be smiling. Here’s the […]

BFS Attends Quaker Youth Leadership Conference

Last week, a group of Brooklyn Friends School Upper School students and colleagues attended the annual Quaker Youth Leadership Conference. Hosted this year by William Penn Charter School and Germantown […]

BFS Holds All-Community Shabbat Dinner

In what can only be described as a room filled with genuine community, nearly 300 students, colleagues, extended family members, and friends packed into the Pearl Street Lower Gym on […]

BFS Celebrates Black History Month

February marks the celebration of Black History Month. In partnership with visioning and ideating from our colleagues, affinity groups and our BFF DEB Committee, this year we center themes of […]