Sandy Spring Friends School

 

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Applying to SSFS

We are pleased you are considering a Sandy Spring Friends School education for your child!
2021-2022 Application Update
We are still accepting applications for preschool, grades K-3, and grades 9-12 (boarding applicants only).  We are no longer accepting applications for grades 4-12 (day applicants) for the 2021-2022 school year. 
Please see  below for more information about how to get started, and, as always, feel free to contact the Admissions Office with any questions.

Applying to SSFS is a two-step process:

First, submit an inquiry online:

Submit an Inquiry

  • After your inquiry has been submitted, you will receive an email with instructions on the next steps.

Next, apply online:

Start Your Application

  • In order to start your online application, you must first submit an inquiry to obtain your login and password to the Admission Portal.
  •  Our online application for the 2022-2023 school year will be available September 2021.

Our application process will allow you to become familiar with our school, while we have the opportunity to get to know you and your child and help you determine whether SSFS is the right school for your family. Please note that we have modified our admission process for the coming year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and will conduct most on-campus requirements virtually.

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Questions?
Call Us!  301-774-7455 EXT. 101

Application Timeline (2021-2022 Cycle)

september 2020

Online Application is Available

Jan 15, 2021

Application
Deadline

MAR 5, 2021

Notification Deadline For SSFS

SPRING-SUMMER 2021

Rolling
Admissions

Application Timeline (2022-2023 Cycle)

september 2021

Online Application is Available

Jan 15, 2022

Application
Deadline

MAR 2022

Notification Deadline For SSFS

SPRING-SUMMER 2022

Rolling
Admissions

SSFS Application Process

Learn more about our application process for each grade, and for domestic and international students.

 

Preschool-Grade 1

SSFS Application Process : Preschool (Age 3) - 1st Grade

See our application process for our preschool (age 3)-1st grade students!

Grades 2-5

SSFS Application Process : 2nd grade - 5th grade

See our application process for our 2nd-5th grade students!

Grades 6-8

SSFS Application Process : Grades 6-8

See our application process for our Middle School students!

Grades 9-12:
Day Students

SSFS Application Process : Grades 9-12 Day Students

See our application process for our Upper School day students!

Grades 9-12:
U.S. Boarding Students

SSFS Application Process : Grades 9-12 U.S. Students

See our application process for our Upper School domestic boarders!

International Students

SSFS Application Process : Grades 9-12 International Students

See our application process for our international students!