Virginia Beach Friends School

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1537 Laskin Rd

Virginia Beach, VA 23451

(757) 429-7534

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 150

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

73 Parent Reviews for Virginia Beach Friends School

I have been a Friends School parent for 5 years. Our experience in the Early and Lower Schools have been exceptional. The teachers are enthusiastic, accessible and communicative. My child is learning crucial skills such as critical thinking and problem solving skills in conjunction with the Quaker ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/15

My children came to summer camps here for years when they were young. My son attended VBFS for three years (MS and US), and I substitute teach here. It is a small school, to be sure, with the smallness felt sometimes in that almost everyone has to play sports to have teams :) ... but that's about it. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/04/14

I firmly believe that this school was the best place I could have put my son as he started middle school. I went from having a child who loves to learn but absolutely hated school to a child tells all his friends how 'awesome' his school is. As a parent I found the communication with teachers and staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/15/14

Having been a student and a teacher at Friends School, my biggest thrill has been watching children develop a sense of worth, become comfortable with themselves and thrive both emotionally and academically. It is a wonderful nurturing environment that I wish all children had the opportunity to experience.

Posted by a teacher on 07/09/14

I feel this school is on a downward slope. I would not, nor never could I recommend this school. Parents are charged for book fees that are not actually given toward the students. My child was in the upper school; although the teachers in the upper school were very caring, they were not given the support ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/14

Enrolling our daughter at the Friends School was the best decision we made for our child. We continue to be amazed and impressed at the education she is receiving. This school nurtures the whole child which is essential for successful learning, The teachers are responsive and caring, and really support ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/04/14

I have attended Virginia Beach Friends School for 5 years, going on to my 6th year, and it is the best decision my family and I have ever made. I have always felt that the teachers care and that it is a very organized school. It is sad to read these other reviews, but Friends School is not for everyone. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/31/13

BEST SCHOOL IN VIRGINIA BEACH. Friends School is AMAZING. My children are younger (pre-school and kindergarten) and they love going to school. The curriculum is very diverse and interesting. The teachers are understanding, patient, and their number one concern is the student. They work well with parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

Virginia Beach Friends School is a wonderful school. The teachers are dedicated and passionate about education and the success of each child. Staff identifies with the children (their personalities and needs) and parents. The faculty and staff truly teach and develop the 'whole child', grounding the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/13

EXTREMLEY unorganized ........ Nothing seems to be organized like other schools... Upper school and pe are the most unorganized ..

Posted by a parent on 11/08/12

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School Profile for Virginia Beach Friends School

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Student enrollment:
150
Students per teacher:
9
Full-time teachers:
16
Virginia Beach Friends School Enrollment by Grade

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Virginia Beach schools — Virginia Beach Friends School is located at 1537 Laskin Rd, Virginia Beach VA 23451. 1537 Laskin Rd is in the 23451 ZIP code in Virginia Beach, VA Virginia Beach Friends School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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