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Twos: A Perfect Fit in Our Preschool

It’s been a great start to the year at Preschool, as we have been happily embracing the emergence from strict COVID guidelines and enjoying new freedoms. One of the pleasures […]

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 […]

Preschool Blasts Off to Infinity and Beyond

This article appears in the summer 2022 issue of The Light, our Brooklyn Friends School magazine.  Each year, the Preschool Fours classes embark upon a “Big Study.” During this milestone experience […]

Sara Soll Announces Retirement

Dear BFS Community, Since the opening of the Preschool on the second floor of Pearl Street in 1985, Brooklyn Friends School has had a strong belief in and commitment to […]

Back-to-School Manual

We are proud to present our Brooklyn Friends Back-to-School Manual for the 2021-2022 school year.   Click on the cover image below to view the Manual.

Meet the Preschool Colleagues 2021-2022

The Brooklyn Friends School Preschool Faculty is a group of extraordinarily diverse, committed, and creative early childhood teachers. They are active in the classroom and beyond, and are exemplary life-long […]

The Life Magazine: Issue 1

Featured Stories in The Life, Issue 1 “Sustaining the Fight: Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett ’84 Looks to Young People to Drive Change” “Homecoming: George Fox Award Recipient Susan Segal Rai ’59 […]

Summer Resources for BFS Families

All Community Resources Reading recommendations for ALL ages from the Brooklyn Friends School Library→ Upper School Resources Required reading and guiding questions for Upper School students→ Math activity 1 for […]

Butterflies Take Flight in the Preschool

By Joy Roberts, Preschool Administrative Assistant Every spring we get to witness the joy and excitement in the Preschool as the children head up to the Roof or out onto […]

A Morning in the Preschool Purple Room

By Joy Roberts, Preschool Administrative Assistant This spring the Purple Room Preschool children are learning about building. And last week they invited me to take part in a story and […]

Welcome New Colleague, Kirsten Ferdinand!

  We asked new colleagues to answer a few questions to help us get to know them. Here we meet Kirsten Ferdinand who joined the Brooklyn Friends School community this […]