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BFS Celebrates Latinx Heritage Month

Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month or Hispanic Heritage month (official government designation), recognizes and honors the enduring contributions and... Read More

Bringing PEP to the Middle School

There is nothing wrong with putting a little PEP in your step—something the BFS Middle Schoolers will be realizing this school year. Brooklyn Friends... Read More

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... Read More

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... Read More

College Counseling Corner 2022-23

Welcome to the College Counseling Corner! Throughout the year, the Brooklyn Friends School Office of College Counseling will share important and timely... Read More

Back-to-School 2022-23

We are proud to present our Brooklyn Friends Back-to-School Manual for the 2022-23 school year. Click here to view the... Read More

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... Read More

A Year in the Life of Diversity, Equity, & Belonging at BFS

This article appears in the summer 2022 issue of The Light, our Brooklyn Friends School magazine.  I write this as the school year culminates and the... Read More