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Annual Westtown Visit to the RFS

We were pleased to welcome another group from Westtown Friends School on campus and into our community this week.

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RFS Featured in short film by American Friend and Volunteer!

#WeAreRFS / RFS Friend, Filmmaker, and volunteer, Megan Eleanor Clark filmed and produced this short film after spending time volunteering at the RFS last fall.

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RFS holds Memorial Service for our dearly departed Khalil Mahshi

The family of the RFS mourns the loss of Khalil Mahshi, an extraordinary and cherished soul of its community who served the school from 1986-1994 as the Upper School Principal and later as the RFS Director.

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International PYP Consultant visits Lower School

As part of our school’s implementation of the PYP/ Primary Years Program, international PYP consultant Mr. Hewa Thompson visited the RFS Lower School earlier this month to share his expertise on implementing the PYP curriculum.

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6th Student PalMUN Conference at the RFS/ Jan. 20th - Jan 22nd, 2017

UPDATED/ Over 600 Students, from the West Bank and Gaza, to Take On Global Issues at the 6th Annual Palestinian Model United Nations Conference in the Ramallah Friends School.

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In Loving Memory of Khalil Mahshi (1951 – 2017)

The​ ​family of the Ramallah​ ​Friends​ ​School​ mourns the loss of Khalil Mahshi, ​an​ ​extraordinary​ and cherished soul ​of​ ​its​ ​community who served the school from 1986-1994 as the​ ​Upper School​ ​Principal​ ​and​ ​later​ ​as​ ​the​ ​RFS​ Director. Mr. Mahshi was born in Ramallah in 1951, and died after a short illness in Amman, Jordan...

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RFS' White Gifts Program ends right before Christmas break

Ramallah – The White Gifts Program at the RFS ended with a joyful performance by the Upper School’s Christmas choir in the school’s first Christmas Charity Dinner. Before Christmas break, the Upper (FBS) and Lower (FGS) students and staff will be contributing the money raised during the first semester to more than (150) families in need and a few c...

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RFS Inaugurates Middle School Building

Ramallah Friends School held the inauguration event of our Middle School building, funded by USAID - American Schools and Hospitals Abroad (ASHA).

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New and Refurbished labs in the Science Building

Upper School’s Science Building has seen the creation of a new multimedia lab and the refurbishment of its science labs.

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The Middle School building opens its doors

Sixth grade students, who were traditionally situated at the Lower School campus, were migrated to the Upper School and moved into the newly opened Middle School building.

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