At A Glance
We are a Quaker school with a main campus on 126 acres near Durham, Chapel Hill, and Hillsborough, North Carolina.
Carolina Friends School (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).
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.
We are members of National, Southern, and North Carolina Associations of Independent Schools, National and Southern Associations for College Admissions Counseling, and Friends Council on Education. CFS is accredited by the Southern Association of Independent Schools and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Students in our adjusted tuition program
Enrichment opportunities across ages and interests
School average student to staff