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May 19, 2016

UFS Student Spotted!

UFS student Sarah was spotted in the Philadelphia Inquirer! She is gently securing a band on a bird that will be used to track migration. To read the latest article about the Red Knots along the Delaware Bay and to learn more about the work students at UFS are doing,…
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March 9, 2015

Faces and Our Cultures

We are excited to announce that UFS will be participating in a new exchange program for the 2015-16 school year by hosting several students. Two or three families from UFS will host students in their homes this Fall. Faces and Our Cultures is an organization from Guatemala that has been sending students, ages 11-17, to the…
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July 3, 2014

Alumni In Action!

Heidi, currently a Sophomore at Swarthmore College, received a grant to help fund a return trip to Guatemala this summer where she will serve as an intern for Tree 4 Hope for one month. She will be developing an ESL program, which Heidi will teach to the children at Hogar. Heidi…
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May 23, 2014

GIFT Conference – Inspiring STEM

UFS Middle School girls attended the GIFT Conference, which seeks to inspire young women to pursue careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields by introducing them to women who currently have careers in those fields.
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April 7, 2014

Stem Design Challenge – K’Nex

Ten teams of UFS students participated in a highly competitive statewide competition at The Bucks County IU in Doylestown last week. Students in both 5/6 and 7/8 worked on the K'Nex challenge project during Kathy's science class. Every team designed and built a "people mover" vehicle entirely out of K'Nex…
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March 3, 2014

Stellar Technology at UFS

The following is a response to NPR’s Report on Boosting Computer Science Learning from Peter and Caronne Technology is all around us and at United Friends School we recognize the growing use and importance of computers and electronic devices in our day to day lives.  For that very reason, as a Preschool-8th…
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November 21, 2013

7th Grader Inspired to Help Typhoon Victims

Friends, After the devastating typhoon in the Philippines, I received a message from our 7th grader, Ian, who was so moved by the event, that he wanted to create a campaign to raise money for a Shelter Box for victims.  What follows is his letter to all of you, asking…
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