We are delighted that you are considering Friends' Central School for your child. The admissions process begins when you complete the parent portion of the online application. We will then follow up with you to schedule your on-campus visit. Click here to start the online application. See below for the step-by-step application guides for each division.

You may check the status of your child’s application at any time by logging into your online account or by emailing us at; you may also contact our office at 610-642-1018 (for Nursery-grade 5) or 610-645-5032 (for grades 6-12).

Lower School

Nursery-Grade 5

Where joy-filled learning is embedded in play, exploration, and discovery


Middle School

Grades 6-8

Transforming eager, enthusiastic, and motivated elementary school students into self-aware, analytical, and empathetic eighth graders

Upper School

Grades 9-12

Challenging and innovative program with lively and rigorous classes, athletic, artistic, and performance opportunities.

The school admits students of any race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities made available to students. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarships or loan programs, or school administrative programs.