Sandy Spring Friends School



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If you would like to talk about our financial aid program, or have specific questions, please request a time to speak with Dawn Griffith, Director of Financial Aid.
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Why Sandy Spring Friends School?

Sandy Spring Friends School students are engaged in the learning process; enjoy the integration of academics, arts, and athletics; and seek to become constructive, caring and effective citizens of the world.

  • 150 exceptional faculty and staff serve as lifelong mentors to our students and emphasize collaboration through our QRA (Question, Reflection, Action) model of learning.
  • 140-acre campus, including 2 solar fields, and a community farm that supplies produce for lunches.
  • 100+ international Middle and Upper School students in our Residential program, allowing for diverse perspectives and a global community of learners.
  • 20 domestic and international trips offered in the Middle and Upper School.

“I love being at Sandy Spring Friends School…When I come onto campus, it’s almost like coming home. For my kids, it IS coming home. It’s their space—a space of freedom, of responsibility, of leadership—and I’m grateful that I can bring them here.”
SSFS Parent