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Notes for Prospective Students
San Francisco Friends School was started by a group of Bay Area
residents who share a vision of a K–8 co-educational
independent school that combines outstanding academics with Quaker
values of simplicity, integrity, mutual respect, and peaceful
Founders of the school include parents, educators,
business people, and volunteers.
We are dedicated to creating in
San Francisco a unique school that serves an immediate community
need for superior elementary education informed by sustained and
thoughtful conversation about the emotional and spiritual growth of
Friends schools strive to be socially responsible.
Teachers help students to understand issues of social justice, such
as respect for differences, nonviolence, and equality under the
Again, these complex topics are handled in age-appropriate
Through service learning and participation in the community,
Friends schools are committed to working toward a more caring and
The mission of San Francisco is to educate girls and
boys in the tradition of Quaker learning.
By example and
commitment, we hope to inspire all connected with our school to
work together toward a peaceful and caring society.