Explore the Community

Sidwell Friends is a dynamic community where lasting friendships are valued and respect is cultivated. Intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth are at the heart of this Quaker education.

See how our school works to let every child find their inner light.

Lifelong Connections and Building Community

Parents, teachers, and students cultivate many enriching friendships during their time at the School that provide a foundation for life. Students grow as members of a wider community that includes alumni and friends.

Lower School

The joy of inquiry and exploration is instilled in our youngest learners.

Middle School

Growth and discovery take place in a supportive learning environment.

Upper School

Students are empowered to pursue their interests, both in and out of the classroom.

Where do Sidwell Friends graduates attend college? Click to view the 2018-22 College Matriculation List.

Discover Athletics

Discover why Athletics are a key component of the student experience and help build a sense commitment and teamwork.

Explore the Arts

Through the Arts, students can find confidence in self-expression or the development of their talents.

Learn about EJC

Equity, justice, and community (EJC) sit at the heart of our Quaker values.

How is the Community Today?

Alumni Events and Connections

Sidwell Friends Magazine

About a Quaker Education

See how we will continue to move forward this year

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