Frequently Asked Questions
Participates in the Annual Giving Program?
of the school community are asked to support our annual giving intiatives.
The Francis W. Parker School relies upon the generosity of parents,
alumni/ae, parents emeriti, grandparents, faculty, staff and friends to support
How Much Should I Contribute?
Ensuring a progressive
education requires contributions, both large and small, from the entire Parker
community. Your annual gift, no matter its size, is critical to help Parker meet
our commitment to academic excellence and we deeply appreciate your
participation in our mission.
Is My Gift Tax Deductible?
Yes! All contributions to
the Francis W.
Parker School are fully deductible to
the extent of the law during the year in which the gift was made.
in mind that tuition and fees are not tax-deductible items,
whereas gifts are.
What Can My Gift Do?
Your gift can do a lot! Since Parker is a small school with a big
mission, we are dependent upon the generosity of our community members like you. When you
donate to Parker, you know that you are truly helping with unrestricted funds that provide
financial aid to over 145 students, classroom materials, advanced technology,
creation of new and challenging programs, professional development for faculty and staff and much more!
Please know that your gift is critical to help Parker
meet our commitment to programmatic and academic excellence.