COVID-19 Status: While our campus is closed, the FCS Admissions Office continues to operate remotely. We welcome your inquiries and continue to accept applications for select grades for the 2020-21 school year. Please contact our Admissions team with any questions.
In keeping with the spirit of FCS, our Open Houses are truly “open,” welcoming events. We like to let our school speak for itself. Join us for an interactive session with our Head of School, teachers, student guides, and current parents. Enjoy an overview of our progressive academics and Quaker values.
We invite you to visit.
Open House Dates 2020-2021
As needed in Fall 2020, our admissions events may move from on campus to online.
Thursday, October 15
Saturday, November 7
Tuesday, November 17
Friday, December 4
Thursday, January 7
Saturday, January 9
Join us for an evening reception at the home of an FCS family in your neighborhood. Adults only, please.
Hyattsville/University Park/College Park TBD
Upper Marlboro/Bowie/Mitchellville TBD
Capitol Hill TBD
Takoma Park/Silver Spring TBD Beltsville/Greenbelt/Laurel TBD
School Fairs & Community Events
FCS traditionally participates in the following education fairs and community events.
FCS values diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national or ethnic origin. We welcome and celebrate families of all faiths and backgrounds.
Located in College Park, MD, Friends Community School is a progressive Quaker K-8 day school, founded on the belief that every child is a valued member of our community. We offer a challenging curriculum imbued with strong values of equality, integrity, community, environmental stewardship, simplicity and peaceful conflict resolution, rooted in our Quaker heritage.
Friends Community School 5901 Westchester Park Drive College Park, Maryland 20740 301-441-2100