• Creativity

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

  • 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.

  • 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!

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