At A Glance
Carolina Friends School (CFS) is accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. We are a Quaker school with a main campus on 126 acres near Durham, Chapel Hill, and Hillsborough, North Carolina.
Facilities include 14 classroom buildings; Lower and Middle/Upper School libraries; science, maker, and computer labs; a greenhouse; art and music studios; a performing arts center; two athletic buildings; spacious playgrounds and outdoor learning spaces; tennis courts; and baseball, soccer, and ultimate fields.
CFS includes three Early Schools for ages 3-6 (one on main campus, one in Durham by Duke University, and one in Chapel Hill by UNC), a Lower School (equivalent to grades 1-4), a Middle School (equivalent to grades 5-8), and an Upper School (grades 9-12).
Families with adjusted tuition
Opportunities for Early, Lower and Middle Schools
School average student to staff
2018 New Performing Arts Center
2016 Campus Early School Meeting Space Addition
2015 Lower School Renovation and Addition
2014 Middle School Renovation and Addition (Including Science Labs)
2014 Upper School Makerspace and Art Studio
2013 Enclosure of the Quaker Dome (With Geothermal Heat) and New Greenhouse
2012 Chapel Hill Early School Expansion