Select News

See Crossover: A New Pop Musical in the Philadelphia Fringe Festival

Crossover: A New Pop Musical featuring Chelsea Cylinder ’13 and co-produced by Chelsea and Ang Bey ’15, will be screened at Friends Select as part of the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Screenings will take place on October 1 - 2 at 8:00 p.m. on the rooftop field, and October 3 at 2:00 p.m. in the Blauvelt Theatre. (Recommended for ages 13 and older.)

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Join us for Transformation Tours

On Saturday, October 9, from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., take a small group tour of our Parkway Building’s transformed space during a special open house for Friends Select's extended community. Join us under a tent on the plaza at 17th Street and the Ben Franklin Parkway for live jazz and light refreshments, as our Parkway Building celebration continues!

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Alumni Stories

Black Alumni Reflecting on Their Experiences at Friends Select

In the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement, Friends Select School has recommitted itself to seeking racial justice, teaching tolerance, and building an anti-racist community. Working with national alumni board president Steve Lawrence ’81 and director of equity and inclusion Toni Graves Williamson, Friends Select has been making concerted efforts to engage with and listen to Black alumni. Recently, Nyeema Caldwell ’20 and Cindy Harper Covington ’84 reflected on their experiences as Black students at Friends Select. 

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