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  • Sanford's LEAD student participants were (left to right) Nai'te Watson, Dylan Hendrix, Josh Staman, Nia Naylor, Lena Farrell, Gigi Fotakos, Julia Trask, and Lucy Madron.

    Students and Faculty Take the LEAD in Diversity Conference

    Tanya Graham, Sanford’s assistant director of admission, was among a group of faculty/staff from seven local schools who planned and implemented the first LEAD conference, which was hosted by Tower Hill School on November 9, 2018.
  • Broadway Star Shares Expertise with Sanford Students

    On Friday, December 7th and Saturday, December 8th, Broadway star Lisa Howard returned to the Sanford campus to lead acting and singing workshops.
  • Senior Tommy Bloom will stick with lacrosse at the University of Delaware beginning in the fall of 2019. Photo courtesy of Ted Rosenthal/Izmaddy Studios.

    Sanford Standout Bloom Signs with UD

    When Tommy Bloom ’19 started playing lacrosse with his brother Danny ’13 and his cousin, he had no idea that they had introduced him to a sport that he would grow to truly love. As a third grader playing for the Wilmington Wings, he could not have imagined that one day he would sign a National Letter of Intent to play Division 1 lacrosse at the University of Delaware, but that is exactly what happened in November 2018.
  • Lauren Park will take her drive and dedication to Seton Hall University next year. Photo courtesy of Ted Rosenthal/Izmaddy Studios.

    Point Guard Park to Play for Seton Hall

    Lauren Park '19 signed a National Letter of Intent in November and committed to play basketball at Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey.
  • Olivia Tucker will continue her athletic career at St. Bonaventure University. Photo courtesy of Ted Rosenthal/Izmaddy Studios.

    St. Bonaventure University Taps Tucker

    Thank goodness Olivia Tucker '19 has a brother who is four years older than she, and that he likes to play basketball. As siblings often do, Tucker tagged along when her brother had practices, especially since her dad was also the coach.

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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.