90-minute program begins with a brief overview

Oakwood Friends School will continue its series of spring information session on Wednesday, April 25, at 9:30 a.m. An information session is also scheduled for Wednesday, May 16, at 9:30 a.m.  Visitors meet at the Turner Math and Science Building on the Oakwood Friends School campus, 22 Spackenkill Road, Poughkeepsie.

The 90-minute program begins with a brief overview of Oakwood Friends presented by Peter F. Baily, head of school, and Anna Bertucci, assistant head for academics and student life. After a question and answer period, student guides take families on a tour of 45 minutes to an hour, allowing a chance to see the school when it is in session.  This is an opportunity to discover the school’s campus, and to meet Oakwood Friends’ students and teachers. At the conclusion of the program, staff will be available to discuss the admission and financial aid process.

Oakwood Friends School, founded in 1796, is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day and boarding school serving grades 6-12. Guided by Quaker values, Oakwood Friends educates young people for lives of conscience, compassion and accomplishment.  Those interested in attending are asked to register in advance.  For further information call 845-462-4200, extension 2451.

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