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Richmond Friends School is a Preschool-8th grade independent Quaker school founded in 1971. Our multi-aged classrooms are purposefully designed to have low student to teacher ratios allowing for customized instruction, expectations and assessments tailored to the academic and social needs of each individual child. Students are challenged to solve problems critically and collaboratively in a rich and nurturing community where faculty and staff, parents and guardians, and students are all important partners in the dynamic process of learning. Our graduates go on to be life-long learners and compassionate citizens committed to making the world a better place.


Read-A-Thon Is Underway!
Listen to our very own Lilly Johnson (4th grade) on 101.7 The Point as she talks about the Read-A-Thon! Click here for the February 13th episode. You can hear her interview at the 38:54 mark!

SAVE THE DATE – May 18, 2019
RFS introduces a SPRING EVENT! Ready for special guest speaker, live music, bon fires, scrumptious food and an exciting announcement you won’t want to miss? Stay tuned for details!

With Thankful Hearts
Our supporters and sponsors help make a Quaker education accessible to so many students in our community. We wholeheartedly thank you ALL for your gifts of support. This month, we’d like to highlight West Richmond Friends in Richmond, IN. Thank you for providing us with a home where kids can learn, grow and thrive! We appreciate you!

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RFS has some AMAZING alumni who are making a difference in their communities EVERY DAY. Did you go to Trueblood Preschool or Richmond Friends School (or maybe still affectionately call it “The Children’s School”!)? Connect with us!

EC Discount Announced
Everybody loves a DISCOUNT!  Earlham College faculty and staff NOW receive 10% off their tuition and summer camp fees at Trueblood Preschool.  Interested in sending your little one to Trueblood?  Call for a tour today!  765-966-5767.

About Us

There are so many unique benefits to an education at Richmond Friends School. Multi-age classrooms engage students in peer mentoring and modeling and allows teachers to address and adjust to individual challenges and gifts…
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Upcoming Events

Feb 18: President’s Day- No school

Feb 28: 1/2 Day – Parent Teacher Conferences

Mar 1: No school- Parent Teacher Conferences

Mar 8: School Skate