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Sanford School is a creative and inclusive preschool–12 community that encourages students to embrace their individuality, tap into their talents, stretch their skills and broaden their ambitions.

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  • What’s Happening at Sanford

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  • Swann Selected for Philadelphia Youth Orchestra

    Eighth grader Katarina “Kat” Swann auditioned for the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, recently receiving the thrilling news that she has been chosen as one of two harpists for the upcoming season.
  • 38 Sanford Students Named AP Scholars

    Thirty-eight Sanford students have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on college level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams.
  • Senior Excels in Astrophysics Program

    Sanford senior Rishi Sreekanth’s summer travels took him to picturesque New Mexico. However, he did not go there as a tourist, but as a student participant in the prestigious Summer Science Program in Astrophysics (SSP), held at the New Mexico Institute of Technology.
  • Notre Dame Haiti Program volunteers join Haitian children and adults at Ecole L’Erudite de Leogane. Sanford School's Service Club is asking the Sanford community to support NDHP's efforts to improve education for Haitian schoolchildren.

    Service Club Supports Children in Haiti

    Sanford’s Upper School Service Club plans to open the school year with a project to help schoolchildren in Haiti.
  • Lead donors Kimberly and Adam Wahl, Head of School Mark Anderson, lead donor and trustee Andy Jefferson, and Board President Ted Dwyer officially open Stewart Hall.

    Stewart Cottage Becomes New Woodworking Shop

    The June 12th ribbon-cutting ceremony that officially opened Stewart Cottage as Sanford’s Woodworking Shop began another chapter in the storied past of this long-time campus house.

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    Located on a beautiful college-like campus in Hockessin, Delaware, Sanford School is a college-prep private school for boys and girls in preschool (age 3) through high school.