• Friendship

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

  • Reflection

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

  • Curiosity

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

  • Community

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

  • Creativity

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

Welcome to the San Francisco Day School Sandbox!

June 16, 2015

SONAR 2015 Winners

Each spring, upper school students are invited to submit a piece of writing to be considered for... Read more
June 08, 2015

Celebr8 Event 2015

By the end of a nine-year career at SFDS, our students have received nearly a decade of lessons on... Read more
June 05, 2015

COPA 2015 Finals

This year's annual rooftop COPA tournament came a little early, taking place week of May 18-22nd.... Read more


  • Congratulations, Class of 2015

    June 11, 2015
    On Wednesday, June 10th, San Francisco Day School celebrated its 28th graduation, the class of 2015.  Student speakers... read more
  • Boys JV Volleyball Wins Championship!

    May 08, 2015
    The JV Volleyball team took the BAIAL Championship with a win over MCDS on the Cougars home court. The team is comprised of 5th... read more