|Allingham Wins State Spelling Bee…Again|
Eighth grader Lily Allingham, winner of last year's Delaware Spelling Bee, has successfully defended her title and will once again represent the Diamond State in national competition.
|Warriors Competing in State Tournaments|
Athletes from Sanford's indoor track, wrestling, swimming, boys basketball, and girls basketball teams are competing in this year's DIAA state tournaments.
|Sanford Selected for Sustainability Program|
Sanford is one of nine Delaware schools that has been selected to participate in a pilot program designed to reduce environmental impact and costs, improve health and wellness, and provide effective environmental education in area schools.
|Lewis Surpasses 1,000 Points|
Sanford senior Alison Lewis recently surpassed the 1,000 point milestone during the Lady Warriors' victory at the Boardwalk Classic in Wildwood, New Jersey.
|Seniors Sign National Letters of Intent|
Sanford student-athletes Anthony Mosley and Alison Lewis have signed National Letters of Intent to play basketball at the University of Delaware and Boston University.
|Sanford Art Teachers Honored for Leadership|
Visual Arts faculty members Betty O'Regan and Nina Silverman have been recognized by Artsonia—the world's largest online kid's art museum—for outstanding leadership in the area of Arts Education at Sanford.
|Sanford Students Named AP Scholars|
Twenty-six students have earned the designation of AP Scholar for their exceptional achievement on college level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams.
|Middle School Mac Lab Unveiled|
Thanks to the generosity of Reed and Alice Johnston and the Johnston Family Foundation, Sanford middle school students are enjoying the newest in technology.
|Congratulations Warrior Nation|
Sanford School has been recognized as a state champion by the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association (DIAA) for the second consecutive year.
|Exceptional Teachers Honored|
During Sanford's end-of-year employee luncheon, three outstanding educators were honored for their contributions to the school community.
On Friday, June 7th, 61 seniors received their diplomas during Sanford's 77th Commencement.
|8th Graders Honored|
On Tuesday, June 4th, eighth grade students celebrated the end of their middle school experience during closing exercises.
|Young Warriors Enjoy NFL Experience|
On Thursday, May 30th, a group of 25 fourth through eighth grade students attended the Philadelphia Eagles NFL Play 60 field day at Lincoln Financial Field.
|Beau Biden Speaks at Sanford|
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden recently spoke to Sanford's fourth through eighth grade students and parents about social media.
|Sanford Achieves Record Setting Auction Success|
Thanks to the efforts of an enthusiastic team of volunteers and the generosity of the school community, the April 27th auction at Deerfield raised $233,000 for the benefit of Sanford students.
|World Renowned Leader Commends Sanford Student|
As a winner in the 2013 Common Wealth Awards Writing Contest, Casey Wozniak met and talked with this year's Common Wealth Award recipients including celebrated actor, director and screenwriter Alan Alda.
|Sanford Plants Win Competition|
For the second consecutive year, Sanford has won awards presented as part of a collaborative project with Longwood Gardens.
|Sanford Sweeps Writing Competition|
Sanford Middle School students earned a clean sweep in the grades 6–9 category in this year's News Journal in Education (NIE) Black History Month Essay Contest.
|Sanford Parents Honor Teachers |
An island themed Teacher Appreciation Luncheon was hosted by Sanford's Home & School Association during a recent In-Service Day.
|Japanese Educators Visit Sanford|
Sanford recently hosted fourteen teachers of English from Japan as part of an educational exchange with the University of Delaware.
|Basketball Team Wins Tournament Title |
Sanford's boys' basketball team recently won the championship in the National Division of the Josh Palmer Fund Elmira Holiday Inn Classic in New York.
|Middle School Student Wins Writing Contest|
Emily Boyer's essay, "Inspire," has been selected as the grade levels 7-8 category winner in the ninth annual essay contest sponsored by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA).
|Sanford Alumnae Win National Championship|
Sanford graduates and former field hockey captains Morgan Ayars '09 and Katie Zubrow '10 once again tasted victory as members of the University of Delaware Club Field Hockey team (UDCFH).
|SRTC Presents Twelfth Night|
The Sanford Repertory Theatre Company presented Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, November 2nd and 3rd, in Geipel Auditorium.
|AP Students Receive Unique Opportunity|
On Wednesday, November 7th, our AP Government and Politics class will attend a presentation by U.S. Ambassador Robert Blake, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia.
|McConnell Named Teacher of the Year|
Sanford World Languages Chairperson Jane McConnell has been named Teacher of the Year by the Delaware Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (DECTFL).
|Congratulations to Our AP Scholars|
Twenty-eight students have earned the designation of AP Scholar for their exceptional achievement on college level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams.
|A Thank You from Michael J. Fox|
The recent Pancakes for Parkinson's Event on the Sanford campus continues to generate thanks and buzz within the community.
|Hoops Coaches to Host Free Skills Session at Sanford|
For the Love of the Game, a free basketball skills and drills session for all non-high school age children, will be offered by Delaware’s finest high school coaches this Sunday, September 23rd, from 2–4 p.m., at Sanford.
|Children's Book Team Coming to Campus|
On Monday, September 24th, authors/illustrators/entrepreneurs Sheri and Sal Barbera will present their new book, Mary Elizabeth The Spotless Cow, during two assemblies for lower school students.
|Sanford Welcomes Dr. Matt Bellace|
Dr. Matt Bellace will be a guest presenter at Sanford on Thursday, September 13th. Dr. Bellace has been a youth motivational speaker and stand-up comedian since 1995 and will present two assembly programs, one to the students in grades 7 and 8, and one to the upper school students. He will also work with upper school student leaders later in the day.
|Prokhnevska Wins Third State Title|
Senior Natasha Prokhnevska won her third consecutive DIAA state championship in tennis Wednesday, May 23rd, at the University of Delaware.
|Junior Recognized for Excellence in Science|
Megan Kozar was recently recognized during the American Association of University Women’s Awards for Excellence in Science for Outstanding High School Junior Women in Delaware.
|Brent Nixon Brings The Coral Reef to Sanford|
Nature enthusiast Brent Nixon will offer the Sanford and local communities a sneak peek of his new film, Coral Reef Dreaming, Monday, April 16th, at 6:30 p.m., in the Hammonds Library.
|Celebrate Earth Day With Us|
Delaware Secretary of Agriculture Ed Kee will be the keynote speaker for Sanford's Earth Day Farm Fair celebration on Wednesday, April 18th.
|Greenhouse Plants Win Awards|
Two plants from the greenhouse in the Nancy C. Sawin Math/Science Center have won awards in the North American Clivia Society Show.
|Sanford Scores in Science Olympiad |
Teams from fourth through sixth grades participated in a recent Science Olympiad event, where several students earned medals during the competition.
|SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL Wows Audiences|
The Sanford Repertory Theatre Company delivered four stellar performances of SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL March 8th through 11th in Geipel Auditorium.
|Sanford Students Participate in Science Olympiad|
Sanford upper school students recently participated in Delaware Science Olympiad at Delaware State University. Junior Jessica Glass was one of them, and she shared some of her thoughts about the experience in a Delawareonline story. Click here to read the article.
|Students Win Art & Writing Awards|
A group of Sanford middle and upper students were honored in February at the regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards ceremony in Dover, Delaware.
|Delaware Today Profiles Head of School Mark Anderson|
The January issue of Delaware Today features a profile of Sanford Head of School Mark Anderson. Click here to read the story.