• 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.

  • 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.

  • Friendship

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

Welcome to the San Francisco Day School Sandbox!


  • Introducing Susan Wayland, Our Next CFO

    April 15, 2015
    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Susan Wayland to the position of Chief Financial Officer.... read more
  • Retirement Celebration for Leah Rosenkrantz on June 1st

    April 15, 2015
    At the close of this school year, Ms. Rosenkrantz will officially retire from her role as Lower School Counselor at San Francisco... read more