Category: News

PMFS in the News: Peace Day

PMFS in the News: Peace Day
September 25th, 2020
Category: News

All They are Saying — Give International Day of Peace a Chance Article on the Times Herald website By M. English For MediaNews Group Sep 18, 2020 PLYMOUTH — Sept. 21 is the International Day of Peace, an annual United Nations commemoration created in 1981 to provide “a globally shared date for all humanity to…

Alumni Spotlight: Jamaar Julal (’08)

Alumni Spotlight: Jamaar Julal ('08)
August 27th, 2020
Category: Alumni News, News

Alumni Spotlight: Jamaar Julal From First through Sixth Grades, Jamaar was a student at PMFS, graduating in 2008 with what he calls “lifelong friends.” These are the people he still talks to every day, explaining that they are reminders of all the good memories from Plymouth. While at PMFS, Jamaar was taught to treasure different…

Alumni Spotlight: Amira Parker (’14)

Alumni Spotlight: Amira Parker ('14)
July 14th, 2020
Category: Alumni News, News

Alumni Spotlight: Amira Parker, ’14 The spotlight should certainly shine brilliantly on this bright, joyful, independent, young woman!  Amira Parker graduated from PMFS in 2014, after attending from Kindergarten through 6th grade. Invited to be the guest speaker at the graduation of PMFS’s Class of 2020, Amira shared encouraging and insightful words with our 6th…

Reflections on Distance Learning

Reflections on Distance Learning
July 8th, 2020
Category: News

“Campus is Closed! What Now?” Reflections on Distance Learning at Plymouth Meeting Friends School By Jessica Lember, PMFS parent  We were a week away from the start of Spring Break and every adult in the Plymouth Meeting Friends School community was tracking the news of Covid-19 and its spread across the U.S. Would PMFS be…

Martha Wolf Retires

Martha Wolf Retires
June 30th, 2020
Category: News

This June, after 17 years of teaching at Plymouth Meeting Friends School and an almost 40-year teaching career, much beloved teacher Martha Wolf retired from teaching. Martha is known for her warmth and sense of humor, her vast knowledge of child development and advocacy for young children, and her deep respect for each child who…

Congrats, Graduates!

Congrats, Graduates!
June 30th, 2020
Category: News

Congratulations to the 2020 Sixth Grade graduates at PMFS! We are so proud of you; you took these last months in stride and focused on what was possible instead of what you were missing. We have watched you grow and become mature, smart, persevering, and creative individuals, who will certainly continue to make this world…