Fast Facts

Mission Statement

Moorestown Friends School is a community rooted in Quaker values and dedicated to the pursuit of educational excellence for a diverse student body within an academically rigorous and balanced program emphasizing personal, ethical and spiritual growth.

Religious Affiliation

Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

Welcome to MFSStudent Body

730 students from Preschool to Grade 12, representing over 60 school districts within a 50-mile radius of Moorestown:
Upper School (9 – 12): 307
Middle School (5 – 8): 194
Lower School: (Preschool – 4): 232

Campus/Geography

The school is located on 48 acres in the heart of Moorestown, named in 2005 as the Best Place to Live in the U.S. by Money magazine. Contiguous classroom buildings house students from Prekindergarten to Grade 12, with two preschool classrooms right next to the Lower School Building. Athletic facilities include seven all-purpose playing fields, two baseball diamonds, five tennis courts, three gymnasiums and a Field House. In 2008, the school purchased the former Greenleaf Retirement facility on Main Street, a property contiguous to the current MFS campus near the Field House and Tennis Courts. In 2011-12, renovations took place on the Greenleaf South Annex to transform the former boarding facility into a new classroom building. On May 4, 2012, the building was officially opened and dedicated as Hartman Hall which contains eight math classrooms, a choral music suite and choral sectionals rehearsal room. McShap Path leads to Hartman Hall from the Mecray Courtyard, located outside the Field House.

Student/Faculty Ratio

7:1 (Upper School)

Advanced Placement Courses

16 courses offered

College Placement

MFS students earn admission into the most selective colleges and universities in the United States and abroad.

To view a complete list of college destinations of the Class of 2013, click here.

The total average SAT score for the Class of 2014 was 1862, the highest in South Jersey by a significant margin:
Critical Reading: 612
Math: 634
Writing: 616
Avg. CR/M/WR: 1862
For more information, visit College Guidance.

Financial Aid

With a commitment to creating a community that is ethnically, culturally, religiously and socio-economically diverse, Moorestown Friends School offers financial aid. About one-third of MFS students receive financial aid. For more information, visit Financial Aid.

Diversity

Moorestown Friends School is committed to fostering an environment that is both diverse and inclusive. 34% of the student body are students of color. A wide variety of religious faiths are represented as well. In keeping with the Quaker philosophy of honoring each individual, students representing different ethnic, cultural, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds are challenged daily to respect and learn from one another. The Camden Scholars Program has a 40-year tradition of helping to foster a diverse student body at MFS. For more information, visit Diversity and Community.

Athletics

Varsity and Junior Varsity sports include: baseball, basketball, cross country, field hockey, fencing, golf, lacrosse, soccer, tennis and swimming. Middle School sports offered are baseball, basketball, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer and tennis. At the high school level, the school competes in the Friends Schools League and is eligible to compete in state playoff competition as a member of the NJSIAA. For more information, visit Athletics.

Coverage on Non-School Weekdays, Vacations and Breaks

Moorestown Friends School is proud to partner with ESF to provide added convenience for families seeking coverage when school is not in session.
ESF Vacation Camps provide camp programs during the school year for school vacations, breaks, in-service days and parent-teacher conference days.