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WFS Alumna joins us in song Featured Photo

WFS Alumna joins us in song

Vedra Chandler '94, an Alumna truly making a difference in Camden, NJ and beyond shared her exciting journey with us on Friday, Sept. 17th, and how Westfield helped pave her way.
THANK YOU! Featured Photo


It was a beautiful day for our golf outing this year and Westfield Friends School would like to send a heartfelt thanks to all that attended, sponsored the event with sponsorships and auction item donations, donated, bid, and won auction items, the volunteers that made it all happen, and to Riverton Country Club. Click to read more.
2021 MUM SALE! Featured Photo

2021 MUM SALE!

A Parent & Guardian Council fundraiser just in time for fall!
THANK YOU to our Golf Outing Sponsors so far! Featured Photo

THANK YOU to our Golf Outing Sponsors so far!

Join the rest of our sponsors in supporting Westfield at our 5th Annual Golf Outing. All sizes of sponsorships are available. Join us for a spectacular day of 18 holes on Sept. 20th at Riverton Country Club. Golfer Registration available until September 17th!
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Teacher Margaret's "View From My Window" - September 2nd Featured Photo

Teacher Margaret's "View From My Window" - September 2nd

Welcome to the 2021-2022 school year. This is my first “View From My Window” for the year. These weekly communications will be a mixture of, highlighting upcoming events, celebrating teacher and student happenings, milestones, and successes, and sharing information with the community. I will usually also include an update on what I am currently reading.
Welcome to ALL of Our Students Featured Photo

Welcome to ALL of Our Students

Happy First Day of School to all our students who arrived on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of this week! Click here to see little videos welcome from each day!
New Message from our Head of School Featured Photo

New Message from our Head of School

Building on the valuable lessons learned in this past year of in-person school, we are all looking forward to an incredible new school year in a more normal post-pandemic world.

Owl Corner

A WFS Faculty Blog

Living Musically Featured Photo

Living Musically

Music Teacher, Jessica Fielding, shows us how we can invite music into our summer!
Find Her Story Featured Photo

Find Her Story

Teacher Paige is helping Westfield celebrate Women’s History Month, this March, with stories of women that are shaping our world.
The Power of the Pen Featured Photo

The Power of the Pen

Teacher Valerie Parry loves to write. Learn the many ways that children can discover the fun of writing.
Looking at Art Featured Photo

Looking at Art

WFS art teacher, Deborah Moss Marris, shares how adults and children can discover this piece of art, Surrender at Breda by Diego Velazquez, together.
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Reading for Success

Head of School, Margaret Haviland, writes how children learning to read is fundamental to their success in life, and how WFS facilitates and supports this philosophy. ~Published 1.6.21
Fun + Free Family Adventures Over Winter Break Featured Photo

Fun + Free Family Adventures Over Winter Break

Looking for some fresh, new ideas for activities to do from your home? Here are a few of our Director of Admissions, Mary Rinck's, favorite things to do any time of the year. Have fun! ~Published 12.15.20
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Helping Children Through Uncertain Times

Read our first Faculty Blog written by School Counselor, Laura Jaslow, on helping our children build resilience during these uncertain times. ~Published 12.8.20

Mission Statement

Westfield Friends School lights a brilliant path for children. As a Quaker school, we honor the Divine essence in every student; we find power and wisdom in our differences; and we seek truth through active, joyful, collaborative inquiry. Our graduates go on to lead lives of conscience and consequence. The world we seek for our children begins here.

School Stats

  • 45% Students of color
  • 7:1 Student to teacher ratio
  • 100% of students attend first-choice high school
  • 19 zip codes are represented