Sandy Spring Friends School



Upper School "Must-Know" Info⁠ for the Week of Jan. 10, 2021
Mary Carpenter

Upper School "Must-Know" Info⁠ for the Week of Jan. 10, 2021

For questions or more information about an event, please contact Mary Carpenter, US Administrative Assistant, at ext. 109 or You may also visit the Calendar web page to see the full online calendar. Zoom meeting information is posted on the password-protected Parent Portal page.

  • Mon, Jan. 11: Deadline for Senior Passion Project Application
  • Tues, Jan. 12: All-School Parent Informational Zoom Meeting, 8:00 am. This session is hosted by the COVID Response Team, for All-School Information Sharing and Questions. The meeting will be recorded and posted for parents who are unable to attend at the scheduled time.
  • Tues, Jan. 12: Upper School Parent/Guardian Info Session Re Second Semester (English only), 7:00 PM
  • Thurs, Jan. 14: Upper School Parent/Guardian Info Session Re Second Semester (with Chinese translation), 8:00 AM
  • Thurs, Jan. 14: College Info Session for 11th Grade Families, 6:30-8:30 pm
  • Fri, Jan. 15: First Semester Ends for Upper School
  • Fri, Jan. 15: Admissions Priority Deadline (for NEW applicants only - families will re-enroll current students starting Feb. 5)

Coming Up Soon/To Keep on Your Radar:

  • Mon, Jan. 18: NO SCHOOL, Martin Luther King, Jr. DayFind out more here about service opportunities
  • Tues, Jan. 19: NO CLASSES - Professional Day
  • Wed, Jan. 20: NO SCHOOL - Inauguration Day
  • Thurs & Fri, Jan. 21 & 22: Required non-academic programming for all Upper School students during the morning (EST). 
  • Tues, Jan. 26: PSATs offered for any 11th Grade student who was unable to take the exam in the fall
  • Wed, Jan. 27: Second Semester Begins for Upper School
  • Wed, Jan. 27: Admissions "Discover Day" Virtual Event, 7:00 pm