• Friendship

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

  • 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.

  • Creativity

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

  • 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.

Welcome to the San Francisco Day School Sandbox!


  • Annual Report 2012-2013

    January 01, 2012
    The SFDS annual report for 2012-2013 has been mailed to our community - if you do not receive a report this week, please reach... read more
  • Have You Checked Out the Teacher/Classroom Sites?

    January 01, 2013
    If you have FIVE minutes, be sure to check out the new teacher/classroom sites! Teacher/Classroom sites are private, so make sure... read more