Choosing a school is one of the most important decisions you will make on behalf of your child. Thank you for choosing and trusting Friendship Day School for the Sciences and the Arts to deliver the high caliber education your child deserves.

Application Process

Are you ready to give your child wings to soar? Then let’s get started! Just follow these steps:

  1. Complete the Intent to Enroll form.
  2.  After you complete the intent to enroll form, we will call you to schedule a tour within 72 hours.
  3. Following your “Talk and Tour,” you will receive an application form to complete via email.
  4. After you complete the application, a non-refundable application fee of $100 will be due.
  5. Qualified members of our staff will then assess your child.
  6. Once all necessary steps are complete and the assessment meets FDS standards (80% or higher on entrance exam), you will receive an email confirmation of your child's acceptance.

Required Documentation

  • Completed application
  • Completed enrollment with $250 enrollment fee
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Immunization record
  • Parent Teacher Organization Dues ($30 per family)


North Carolina law requires all children in the state to receive certain immunizations as outlined by NCDHHS. While the COVID vaccine isn't a requirement, we are encouraging all families to administer the COVID vaccine to their scholars.

North Carolina Immunization Requirements

Non-Discrimination Policy

The Friendship Day School for the Sciences and the Arts admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.