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For more than two centuries, Oakwood Friends School has upheld a strong commitment to educating the spirit, the scholar, the artist, and the athlete. Today, it offers some of the most comprehensive contemporary learning programs, challenging students both inside the classroom and within the local community.
Nestled on a 66-acre campus off Spackenkill Road in Poughkeepsie, Oakwood Friends School has roots that can be traced back more than two centuries. New York’s oldest coeducational boarding and day school, Oakwood remains true to its founding principles that students learn best within a diverse community dedicated to collaboration, social responsibility and high academic standards.