Olney Friends School Photo #2 - The view of top campus from Livezey Lake. Olney Friends School sits on a 350-acre USDA certified organic campus.
Olney Friends School Photo #4 - Sustainability, environmental and outdoor education are vital to an Olney Friends School education. Students regularly engage in steam monitoring, participate in hiking and nature activities, and use our campus as a living laboratory. Antonia '18, featured above, is a member of Olney's Farm Team.
Olney Friends School is a progressive, independent college preparatory, co-educational boarding school for 40-60 students in grades 9 through 12, located Barnesville, Ohio.
Average class size is 7 Student-to-Faculty ration is less than 3:1
We celebrate intellectual vigor, provoke questions of conscience, and nurture skills for living in community.
- Grades: (Boarding) 9-12
- Enrollment: 35 students
- Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $35,500
- Acceptance rate: 72%
- Average class size: 7 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: Verified school update
Olney Friends School ranks among the top 20 boarding schools (out of 288 schools) for:
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Learning Difference Programs
Mild learning differences
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
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None / Rolling
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Advanced Environmental Science, Advanced Humanities, Advanced Mathematics, Advanced Spanish, Advanced Technology
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10 Most Popular College Choices (# Enrolled)
- Olney Friends School's students come from diverse international, religious, social and economic backgrounds. Students come from 14 different states and 10 different countries.
- Course offerings include standard college preparatory courses (including Advanced classes, fine arts, and a variety of electives).
- Every graduate is accepted into at least one college. Graduates of Olney Friends School are well prepared to enter college and the world of responsibilities and choices that await them.
- LD types supported: Mild learning differences
- Olney Friends School accreditations: ISACS accreditation; Member of NAIS, TABS, Friends Council on Education, OAIS
Source: Verified school update
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Olney Friends School cost?
Olney Friends School's tuition is approximately $35,500 for boarding students.
What is the acceptance rate of Olney Friends School?
The acceptance rate of Olney Friends School is 72%, which is higher than the boarding school average of 60%.
What sports does Olney Friends School offer?
Olney Friends School offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country Running, Intramural Sports Only and Soccer.
What is Olney Friends School's ranking?
When is the application deadline for Olney Friends School?
The application deadline for Olney Friends School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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