Chicago Friends School is an independent Kindergarten through 8th grade school in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood.

Our academically challenging curriculum fosters intellectual curiosity and enables children to reach their full potential. Our commitment to Quaker values encourages service, peace, and thoughtful engagement with each other, the community, and the world.

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Upcoming Events

Winter Open House
Sunday, February 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

We welcome all interested families for an informal afternoon of tours and conversations with current Chicago Friends families, faculty and staff.  Come learn about our Quaker school and how timeless values and academic inquiry connect to a brighter future. All family members are welcome. Kids activities and refreshments will be provided.

Spring Admissions Coffee
Monday, March 23 @ 8:45 am - 10:00 am

Please join us for coffee, conversations with current parents and staff and tour our bright spaces.  Come see our classes in action and learn about the benefits of a Quaker education.