Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

Chicago Friends School — rooted in the Quaker values of simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, and service — develops the academic skills and strong character that K-8 students need to grow into purposeful lives.


Vision Statement

Chicago Friends School students will graduate with the skills, experiences, and confidence to bring about a better world. Our supportive and diverse school environment will nurture students to their full academic, creative, and spiritual potential and will build character and love of learning within each student. Chicago Friends School students, graduates, and community members will live Quaker values as they learn to engage with each other and the wider world.