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Sparking a Love for Reading: Lower School Librarian Deb Alterman Retires

Sparking a Love for Reading: Lower School Librarian Deb Alterman Retires

In-Depth Features, MFS Affairs March 8, 2019 at 9:24 AM 0 comments

After fourteen years at Moorestown Friends School, Lower School Librarian Deb Alterman will retire after the 2018-2019 school year. Ms. Alterman has a diverse job. Her responsibilities include managing the Lower School library curriculum and teaching across a wide variety of developmental stages. She plays a crucial role in cultivatingRead More

Foxy Jukebox – MFS Chamber Choir Attends First A Cappella

Foxy Jukebox – MFS Chamber Choir Attends First A Cappella

News March 6, 2019 at 8:39 AM 0 comments
History Department Looks To The Future: Curriculum Changes Begin Next Year

History Department Looks To The Future: Curriculum Changes Begin Next Year

News February 25, 2019 at 9:29 AM Comments are Disabled

The Upper School History department curriculum will undergo major changes over the next two years, including adopting a junior/senior seminar class format and capping the number of students per course. Currently, all 9th-grade students take 19th Century World History and all 10th-grade students take U.S. History. During the 2020-2021 schoolRead More

America, Meet Your Next President

America, Meet Your Next President

News February 22, 2019 at 12:41 PM Comments are Disabled

While it may be over a year until the 2020 election, candidates have decided there is no better time than the present. In 2016, many key presidential candidates announced their run for president in the spring of 2015. If today’s politicians follow the same formula, then they are sure toRead More

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Recent Thefts from Cars Raise Questions about School Culture

News February 22, 2019 at 12:31 PM Comments are Disabled

As the MFS community counted down the remaining days until the arrival of the much-anticipated Winter Break, faculty and students received an unexpected email from  Director of Finance and Operations Lisa Carbone-Warren. The email read: “During the holiday season, [Moorestown Friends] especially want[s] to remind everyone to lock their carsRead More