Info for New and Returning Families

You're Enrolled! Now what?

We're very excited that your family will be a part of the SSFS community in 2018-19! Please click on the items below to see links to division-specific web pages with more detailed information about program registration, online health forms, technology info, and more as your family transitions to the upcoming school year. Note that these pages will be updated throughout the spring and into the summer.

Lower School Family Information

Throughout the spring and into the summer, your family will receive information from your child's division with information about class placement, book ordering, orientation activities, and more. Please bookmark your division's "Back to School Info" page (link below), as this is your one-stop source for the most up-to-date information to ensure a smooth transition in the fall.

Questions? Please contact Pam Gilmer in the Lower School office (301-774-7455 ext. 112 or pam.gilmer@ssfs.org), and she can direct you to the appropriate person.

Middle School Family Information

Throughout the spring and into the summer, your family will receive information from your child's division with information about class placement, book ordering, orientation activities, and more. Please bookmark your division's "Back to School Info" page (link below), as this is your one-stop source for the most up-to-date information to ensure a smooth transition in the fall.

Wednesday, July 25: Middle School Pond Night, 5:00-7:00 pm

Join MS families from 5:00-7:00 pm at the pond behind Scott House for an informal get-together with swimming and socializing before the school year begins.

Questions? Please contact Erin Ryan in the Middle School office (301-774-7455, ext. 160 or erin.ryan@ssfs.org).

Upper School Family Information

Throughout the spring and into the summer, your family will receive information from your child's division with information about class placement, book ordering, orientation activities, and more. Please bookmark your division's "Back to School Info" page (link below), as this is your one-stop source for the most up-to-date information to ensure a smooth transition in the fall.

Tuesday, September 4: Upper School Orientation Events

  • 8:30-10:00 am: All New-to-SSFS US Parents and Guardians. This includes all parents and guardians of new 9th-12th grade students. Parents of returning 9th-grade students are encouraged to attend.
  • 8:30-10:00 am: All 9th Grade Students (new and returning)
  • 8:30-3:30 pm: All New-to-SSFS 10th - 12th Grade Students

Questions? Please contact Meredith Shankle in the Upper School office (301-774-7455 ext. 109 or meredith.shankle@ssfs.org), and she can direct you to the appropriate person.

Other Resources & Helpful Links

Other Useful Links

For more information about SSFS programs: