Admissions

Visit FCS

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.

Open Houses

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
 

Neighborhood Receptions

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

Cheverly 
TBD

Capitol Hill 

TBD

Takoma Park/Silver Spring 
TBD

Beltsville/Greenbelt/Laurel 

TBD

Admissions

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Constance Belfiore

    Connie Belfiore 

    Director of Admissions and Outreach
    301-441-2100 x 129
  • Photo of Katherine O'Connor

    Kate O'Connor 

    Associate Director of Admissions
    301-441-2100, ext. 111

Directions to FCS

Friends Community School is located off Kenilworth Avenue in College Park, Maryland at 5901 Westchester Park Drive. See Contact Us.
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