Scholar Search Forum and PA Independent School Fair Hosted by Friends' Central
Scholar Search Forum and PA Independent School Fair Hosted by Friends' Central

The Philadelphia Area Independent School Fair will take place on Tuesday, April 10 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Friends' Central. Come learn more about how an independent school might be the right fit for your child. Representatives from over 25 outstanding independent schools in the Philadelphia area will be available to answer questions, and families will also have the opportunity to hear from Heather Hoerle, Executive Director of The Enrollment Management Association and leading expert on independent schools. Heather will address the value added aspects of independent schools to prospective parents and how to find the school that is the right fit for their child. Register here.

Also, presented by Scholar Search Associates, on Sunday, April 15 from 9 am to 4 pm, Friends' Central will host the 2018 Educational Forum for intellectually curious students and parents. Featuring a combination of expert-led talks and workshops, from "10 Lessons for Dream College Ambitions" to "Powerful Ways to Improve Critical Thinking and Learning" for parents and "DrawBots Arise" to "Hip Hop for Social Change" to "Winning at Magic Dueling" for students, attendees will discover, or rediscover, the excitement of learning. Highlights include renowned author/speaker Nathan Levy, as well as six passionate Friends' Central educators. Find out more and register online here.

Both events will take place on Friends' Central's City Avenue campus (1101 City Ave., Wynnewood, PA) and are free and open to the public. 

Also, be sure to save the date for Friends' Central's Spring Open House at 9 am on Thursday, April 19, Nursery Open House at 9:30 am on Saturday, April 21, and Walk-in After Work Tour at 5 pm on Tuesday, April 24. Visit our Admission Events page for more info and to register for a Friends' Central Open House.