Igniting intellectual passion

Preparation for college and beyond

An innovative, interdisciplinary program

One Mission

Mary McDowell Friends School is a K-12 college preparatory program dedicated to the success of students with learning disabilities.

Grounded in the Quaker values of equality, integrity, and social responsibility, we cultivate a diverse community in which each student can reach his/her/their full potential. Our specialized teaching methodologies and challenging curricula empower students to become academic achievers, creative thinkers, and contributing members of a global society.

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Three Divisions

We believe that all of our students can learn when given the attention and specialized resources they need. Our program is rich, supportive, and challenging.

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We offer a challenging curriculum for students with learning disabilities in a school community based on longstanding Quaker traditions.

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