• Community

    We believe in actively engaging with the city of San Francisco, and learning from the diverse cultural experiences and history just outside our classroom doors.

  • Friendship

    We believe in the value of laughter and joy in developing a love of learning and school life at SFDS.

  • Creativity

    We believe in an artistic mindset. SFDS teaches students how to communicate through a rich visual language.

  • Curiosity

    We believe in asking questions. SFDS values inquisitive minds seeking not just facts, but mastery and understanding.

  • Reflection

    We believe in the power of self-reflection and concentration; two essential skills in today’s complex and fast-paced world.

Welcome to the San Francisco Day School Sandbox!


  • Introducing Next Head of School, Mike Walker

    June 13, 2014
    Dear San Francisco Day School Community Members,It is our great pleasure to announce that the Board of Trustees has unanimously... read more
  • Spring Authors Event: What Lessons Can We Learn From Apple & Google?

    May 09, 2014
    Monday, May 19th: 6:30-8:30 p.m., LMC The SFDS Library Media Center invites you to an author reception with Yukari Kane (Haunted... read more