• 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.

  • 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.

  • Curiosity

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

Welcome to the San Francisco Day School Sandbox!


  • Gateway to the Holiday Season

    December 13, 2017
    The joyful music, song, and voices of our students in the holiday assemblies have become the gateway to the season for me. Our... read more
  • SF Day Shopping Day at Sports Basement is December 10

    December 04, 2017
    On Sunday, December 10, mention your Basementeer account at the register and you will receive 20% off your purchase all day... read more