Girls’ Tennis Wins NJSIAA Non-Public B State Title

In a thrilling match that took over three hours, the Moorestown Friends School Girls’ Tennis team captured the program’s first-ever NJSIAA Non-Public B state championship with a 3-2 win over Newark Academy. The match came down to a decisive third singles match won by Elena Styliades. From 1988 to 2017, the Foxes have won seven… Read More
October 18, 2018

MFS Hosts Second Annual Quaker Model UN Conference

On Saturday, October 13, Moorestown Friends welcomed nearly 70 participants to the second annual Quaker Model United Nations Conference (QMUNC). Visitors from Abington Friends and Penn Charter joined the MFS delegation from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for a full day of debate and discussion. Anna Goula ’18 created the QMUNC last year as her… Read More
October 17, 2018

Girls’ Tennis Captures NJSIAA South Jersey Crown

On Tuesday, October 16, the Moorestown Friends School Girls’ Tennis team captured the NJSIAA Non-Public B South championship with a 3-2 win over Ranney School. They advance to the Non-Public B state championship match vs. five-time defending champion Newark Academy tomorrow at 1 p.m. at Mercer County Park. This is the eighth South Jersey sectional… Read More
October 17, 2018

Serena Lin ’19 Named Commended Poet for 2018 Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award

Serena Lin ’19 has been named a commended poet for the 2018 Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award. The annual competition, sponsored by the UK Poetry Society, draws international applicants and this year received entries from 83 countries. The judges chose 15 winners and 85 commended poets from nearly 11,000 submissions by nearly 6,000… Read More
October 15, 2018

Janice Johnston ’88, Senior Producer of ABC’s “20/20,” Receives Sixth Emmy Award

The journalistic prowess of Janice Johnston ‘88 was honored at the 39th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards on October 1. Janice, a senior producer at ABC News, joined fellow 20/20 team members onstage as they received an Emmy for “Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Newsmagazine.” The team’s winning episode Las… Read More
October 10, 2018

Julia de la Torre Launches “Cooking with Friends” with the Class of 2019

On September 25, Head of School Julia de la Torre introduced “Cooking with Friends,” a new monthly event that invites MFS seniors to prepare and enjoy a meal together. Eight seniors gathered at Ms. de la Torre’s house to prepare empanadas, chimichurri and chipotle sauces, and strawberry shortcake. Ms. de la Torre was inspired by… Read More
October 5, 2018

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