From the Director of Diversity & Multicultural Affairs...
I am excited to join the Friends Academy community as the first Director of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs! Grounded in the Quaker ideals of integrity, peace, equality and simplicity, a commitment to diversity is not new to Friends Academy. Students, faculty, staff and parents have long been actively involved in supporting diversity here at
At Friends Academy, diversity is not separate from but, instead, integral to school life. Our students bring to us a wide variety of talents,
Our mission as a Friends school compels us to sustain a diverse, inclusive school community and it is everyone’s responsibility to create a safe and accepting environment. Together we build our leaders of tomorrow and create a school community that reflects the diversity and multicultural composition of the increasingly global community in which we live.
- Shanelle Robinson