Welcome to Monteverde Friends School
K-12 Quaker education for local and international students in Monteverde, Costa Rica.
“Surrounded by Nature, Supported by Love”
Nestled in the cloud forest community of Monteverde, Costa Rica, the Monteverde Friends School was founded over 60 years ago by Quakers who left the United States in search of a country and community that supported their peaceful principles. Today, our school continues to promote the universal values of peace, love and respect in the context of a challenging bilingual education and a sense of community.
– Heidi Griswold, former International Student
Limpieza - end-of day clean-up - is one of many beautiful traditions at MFS. The whole school pitches in to take care of our campus, from sweeping the meeting floor to scrubbing toilets. It's a powerful lesson in stewardship and teamwork, and also an opportunity to...read more