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Lower School Honors Dr. King and Changemakers

Thank you to Lower School Colleagues Jonathan Edmonds, Sarah Gordon, Doris Rodriguez-Graber, Laleña Garcia, and Amelia Jenison for sharing this reflection. This past Wednesday, the Lower School came together for our annual […]

Autumn Sing Fills BFS With Joy

The Preschool and Lower School Sing was truly an ideal way to commence Fall Break, with its joyful messages of gratitude and community. Congratulations to the students and colleagues on […]

Joyful Pearl Street Arrivals

Welcome to the new school year! We wanted to share some of the smiles from this morning’s arrival at BFS. Please enjoy the video embedded below or at this link. […]

BFS Opens Doors For ‘Family Visit Day’

It was the ‘day before the day’ at Brooklyn Friends School on Tuesday, as Lower, Middle, and Upper School students and families streamed into both school buildings to meet their […]

Math Fun for Lower School Students

And the answer is… (shh, we won’t give away any of the answers!) Once again this school year, as they have been for more than 10 years, Lower School students […]

Grade 3 x Multiplication = Mad Math Skills

This article appears in the summer 2022 issue of The Light, our Brooklyn Friends School magazine.  Academic rites of passage are a big part of any and every school year at […]

BFS Second Graders Stage ‘Sit-In’

The Brooklyn Friends School lobby at Pearl Street was quiet for most of the day—until, that is—our second grade students from 2A appeared outside the door of Head of School […]

Woodshop Class Returns

Due to COVID-19 Pandemic, the woodshop at Brooklyn Friends closed its doors on March 9, 2020. Until this September, that is! With the dawn of a new school year, Lower […]