San Francisco Day School

     Tel: (415)931-2422
        
   
Grades: K - 8 | 407 students
San Francisco Day School educates, nurtures and inspires girls and boys of diverse backgrounds to achieve their highest academic and creative potential, to embrace ethical values and to become active contributors to their communities.
Students acquire the skills of life-long learners, well equipped for the world beyond the Day School.
They have command of the essential skills of reading, writing, speaking, computing and problem solving.
Teachers foster an active and comfortable learning environment in their classrooms.
They teach students to think deeply, evaluate and synthesize information, communicate their ideas effectively, and develop their creativity within a rich and varied curriculum.
Faculty develop innovative approaches to curriculum, based upon current educational research, best practices, and knowledge of state and national standards.
Students are encouraged to make judgments based on ethical principles that honor the values of equity and justice; they learn the importance of kindness, caring, and support toward and for one another.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 407 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 37%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade San Francisco Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Simpatico (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Simpatico (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hearing & Speech Center Of Northern California (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San FranciscoSimpatico
    All-girls  | Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    100 Masonic Ave
    San FranciscoCA 94118
    (415)567-8370
    All-girls  | Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 10 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • San FranciscoHearing & Speech Center Of Northern California
    Special Education School
    1234 Divisadero St
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)921-7658
    Special Education School
    0.5 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • San FranciscoThe Urban School Of San Francisco
    1563 Page St
    San FranciscoCA 94117
    (415)626-2919
    0.5 mi | 375 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • San FranciscoOne Fifty Parker Avenue School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    150 Parker Avenue
    San FranciscoCA 94118
    (415)221-0294
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.5 mi | 15 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • San FranciscoJewish Community High School of the Bay
      (Jewish)
    1835 Ellis Street
    San FranciscoCA 94115
    (415)345-9777
      (Jewish)
    0.6 mi | 176 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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