Happy Juneteenth from Olney Friends School!! We are so very happy to be able to celebrate this now National Holiday. The date, June 19, 1865, refers to the day when enslaved African Americans learned of their emancipation. It is also called Emancipation Day or Juneteenth Independence Day.
It’s been 2 weeks now since our Students walked into the Stillwater Meeting House as Seniors, and walked out as Graduates of 2022. After letting them relax, and the anticipation of Graduating die down some, I spoke with them and they are all doing amazing and exciting for their next adventure in life! Please help […]
In tradition of Commencement weekend, our Harison’s Yellow Roses are in full bloom. Wondering why this is so special? Let me share the backstory with you… As told to Frances (Smith) Taber ’47 and Marie Bundy ’54, Marie’s grandmother Mary Bundy and Ruth (Edgerton) Hoge, class of 1916, and their classmates planted the “Harison’s […]
Olney Friends School announces Marie Bundy as the Commencement Speaker for the graduation of the Class of 2022 on Saturday, May 28, 2022. A member of Stillwater Monthly Meeting of the Ohio Yearly Meeting (Conservative), Marie graduated from Olney in 1954. She attended The Ohio State University and University of North Florida. Marie served as […]
We are getting everything ready for this years upcoming commencement ceremony. One of our annual traditions is our Silent Auction. We are reaching out looking for donations for this charitable-giving opportunity. All proceeds will go towards Olney Friends School. To donate a gift for this years Silent Auctions please contact Vicki Lowry at firstname.lastname@example.org, or […]
Our final Student Spotlight for this school year is our beloved Johari Bevington. If your looking for help for a project, or help coordinating something at the school you can always count on Johari. She is by far one of the hardest working students, and we are so lucky to have her at Olney Friends […]