FCS Parent Association (PA)

The Parent Association (PA) provides support to FCS and the FCS community. All FCS parents are members of the PA, which cultivates community-building through activities and provides a forum for sharing information on issues that affect our children. Meetings are usually held once a month in the evening at the school; childcare is provided.

2018-2019 Officers:
Beth Harris and Jill O’Hanlon, Co-Clerks
Cherokee Dunkley and Keith Stevens, Co-Treasurers
TBD, Recording Clerk
Eric Rosenthal and Joanne Rotondi, PA Representatives to the Board of Trustees   

FCS Board of Trustees

The FCS Board of Trustees comprises members of local Quaker Meetings, parents, friends of the school, and a teacher. The Board is responsible for hiring the Head of School, major policies, financial sustainability, and developing the school’s Strategic Plan. Members of the FCS Board of Trustees serve a three-year term.

FCS Board of Trustees 2018-19
Adrian Bastien, Treasurer
Marty FitzPatrick
Virginia Bainbridge
Michael Levi
Stephanie Bean Alicia McBride
Jessica Braider, Co-Clerk Lara Oerter
Regis Carvalho Trish Petty
Larry Clements, ex officio Eric Rosenthal
Tim Croft Joanne Rotondi
Janet Dixon, Clerk  Carol King Woodward
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