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The marquis of the closed Regal Hunt Valley movie theater as it appeared in April 2020, from a pandemic photo series by Jack Weinberg, 21

Scenes from Quarantine

Quill contributors December 15, 2020
Over the first nine months of COVID-19, as they lived through the biggest experiment in education history, dozens of Friends Upper Schoolers recorded scenes and images. Here, they tell the story of that extraordinary time in 50 memories.
In November, students joined Christine Saudeks ninth grade English class both in-person and over Zoom.

After Months of Virtual Learning, Friends Creates Hybrid Option

Daniel Porteous, Staff Writer December 14, 2020
Despite the strangeness, masks, and outdoor tents, it has been a more social experience for students who have grown tired of distance learning.
Students present their Covid-19 safety questionnaires to Upper School Dean Bill Ball, while standing 6 feet apart

From Technology to Tents, Students Return to Campus

Erin Nicolson, Staff Writer December 14, 2020

In October, around 300 Friends School of Baltimore Upper School students returned to campus, attentively making their way through the one-way hallways marked with directing arrows. They found once open...

Friends STRIDEs Toward Remote Learning for 2020-21 School Year

Friends STRIDEs Toward Remote Learning for 2020-21 School Year

Henry Geller, Editor in Chief June 1, 2020

While many of us are hopeful that we will be back on campus come late August, school will probably look different than it has in past years.  A possible outcome for fall 2020 is that we will be continuing...

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