Strong Minds. Kind Hearts.
Friends Academy Celebrates Unity Day with First Community Group Meetings

On Thursday, October 10, the Friends Academy community wore orange to honor Unity Day, part of Bullying Prevention Month. The day was also marked with the first meetings of all-school Community Groups, which bring together students and adults in all divisions to strengthen bonds across campus.

Quaker Practice & Wellness

"Faculty, students and parents -- Together Making a Difference."

The Quaker Practice & Wellness Parent Committee at Friends Academy supports the school's mission to promote a safe and supportive environment for our school community. The goals of our program are to provide opportunities for healthy student development and to foster parent and faculty education. The Quaker Practice & Wellness Committee's role includes assessment of community needs, evaluation of past health & wellness presenters and programs, and the development and implementation of new initiatives for positive change within our community. The Committee strives to provide the most informative and effective programs by focusing on topics generated by the overall community.

Target Areas of Focus

  • Parenting Strategies
  • Early Childhood through Adolescent Development
  • Stress
  • Bullying
  • Alcohol and Drug Education
  • Facebook and social media safety
  • Mental/Physical/Sexual Health
  • Life Skills

Quaker Practice & Wellness Parent General Meetings

QPCE Conference Room (ground floor of Frost Hall). Check calendar for meeting dates.

Please RSVP: Ron Baskind at