Frankford Friends School, 1500 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA   Celebrating over 180 Years of Quality, Affordable Quaker Education
Frankford Friends School, 1500 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA
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• SCHOOL CALENDAR 2015–2016 •

No registration needed for the Open House events.

July 18, 2015, 2–4 pm Ice Cream Social
September 8, 2015 First Day of School
  • Pre-K: Half Day
  • Full Day for all Other Students
September 9, 2015 Second Day of School
  • Pre-K: Half Day
  • Full Day for all Other Students
September 12, 2015 All-School Picnic
— Welcome Back! 
September 21, 2015 7–9 pm Back to School Night
September 23, 2015, 6:30–8 pm High School Admissions Night
September 25, 2015 School Closed (Papal Visit to
Philadelphia) 
October 9, 2015, half day (Faculty and Staff Inservice) 
October 12, 2015 School Closed (Columbus Day) 
Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 Fall Open House
  • Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten (10:00 – 11:30 AM)
  • Lower School & Middle School (12:30 – 2:30 PM)
Wednesday, November 25, 2015, half day Thanksgiving Break Begins
November 30 School Resumes
December 9, 2015 FIRST TRIMESTER ENDS
December 21–23, 2015 First Trimester Grades Sent
December 23, half day Winter Break Begins
December 24–Jan. 3, 2016 Winter Break

-- 2016 --

No registration needed for the Open House events.

January 4, 2016 School Resumes
January 18, 2016 School Closed (Martin Luther
King Day) 
February 4 and 5, 2016 School Closed (Parent/Teacher
Conferences) 
Friday, February 12, 2016 WEEKDAY Open House
  • Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten (9:00 – 11:00 AM)
February 15, 2016 School Closed (Presidents Day) 
March 4, 2016 SECOND TRIMESTER ENDS
Saturday March 12, 2016 Spring Open House
  • Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten (10:00 – 11:30 AM)
  • Lower School & Middle School (12:30 – 2:30 PM)
March 14–16, 2016 Second Trimester Grades Sent
March 14, 2016 Re-enrollment contracts sent out
(PreK-7th)
March 14, 2016 Middle School Step-Up Night
(5th graders and their parents)
March 21–28, 2016 Spring Break
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 School Resumes
April 4, 2016 Re-enrollment contracts
deposits due
May 21, 2016 Spring Fair
May 30, 2016 School Closed (Memorial Day) 
June 14, 2016 Half Day (Last Day for PreK-5th)
NO EXTENDED DAY
June 14, 2016 THIRD TRIMESTER ENDS
June 15, 2016    Graduation Day
Half Day for 6th–7th
NO EXTENDED DAY
June 27–29, 2016 Third Trimester Grades Sent

Touring Tuesdays

Stop by for a tour of the school with the Director of Admissions and see some of our classes in action!

Tuesdays at 9:00 am beginning October 6 and ending on April 19 (there will be no Touring Tuesdays on December 22, January 5, or March 22)


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