Founded in 1796, Oakwood Friends School is New York State's oldest co-educational boarding and day school. It is an independent, college preparatory school serving grades 5-12. Devoted since its inception to fundamental Quaker values, Oakwood Friends School puts this belief into practice by focusing on the individual learner, and cultivating a vibrantly diverse community.
July on Oakwood’s campus has its own unique feel and pace with summer camps and evening BBQs filling the landscape. The dust has settled, both literally and figuratively from our spring construction and landscaping projects. Trees have taken root and the plantings are flourishing. Faculty find time to relax and reflect as they begin to discuss educational themes, exciting projects and engaging experiments for the coming year.Read More