SSFS was thrilled to be able to once again host an in-person, on-campus alumni weekend. Activities included a presentation of the WELL Gold-Level Certification for Pen Y Bryn (the new Upper School building), music, food, and dancing!
Sandy Spring Friends School
Students in Preschool-12th Grade
Pastoral acres in the heart of Montgomery County
Students identify as Students of Color
Countries represented in our Boarding Program
The colors came out in the Performing Arts Center on the last day of classes as Lower School students donned their SSFS t-shirts and participated in Moving On Day 2022!
We are so proud of our most recent graduates, who weathered many challenges during the pandemic and continued to "let their lives speak" in so many ways. See the graduation web page for a video recording and photos from their commencement.
SSFS is thrilled to present live and in-person productions on the PAC stage again! The Upper School musical, "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" ran from May 19-22.
Both men's and women's Upper School Track & Field teams won the PVAC championships for the first time in SSFS history! Go 'Beests!
The SSFS Quiz Bowl Team finished the season with an overall record of 19-8-1 across all interscholastic formats, advancing to the MABL championship round and the It’s Academic semifinal round. See them on It's Academic!
We are so grateful for our amazing teachers! See messages of appreciation for parents and students...
Our new Upper School is the first WELL Gold certified high school in the US, and Grand Prize winner in Learning by Design!
SSFS is honoring Women's History Month with book lists, decorations, displays, and special activities - including a pop-up poetry reading by DC poet Alexa Patrick.