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
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade San Francisco Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Private 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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  • San Francisco
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
    0.2 miles
    100 Masonic Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • San Francisco
    Grades: PK-KG | 10 students
    0.5 miles
    1234 Divisadero St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
  • San Francisco
    Grades: NS-PK | 63 students
    0.5 miles
    150 Parker Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94118
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 375 students
    0.5 miles
    1563 Page St
    San Francisco, CA 94117
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 176 students
    0.6 miles
    1835 Ellis Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $15,115 for elementary schools and $23,970 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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