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Join us for the Back-to-School Picnic Tuesday

Please join us Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 5:30 p.m. for our annual Back-to-School Picnic. It is always a joy to have all Griffins – students, parents, faculty and staff – together in one place as we celebrate the start of a new school year.

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34 seniors graduate as Class of 2017

Thirty-four seniors, seven of them having attended Spartanburg Day School for their whole academic careers, were awarded diplomas Friday morning during graduation exercises in the Senior Courtyard.

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SDS named Best Private School

Thank you to all who cast votes for Spartanburg Day School in the Spartanburg Herald-Journal's Best of the Best contest. Thanks to your support, SDS was voted Best Private School in our area. School representatives accepted the award at a special awards banquet Thursday night.

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ASTRA raises $15,772 for globalbike

ASTRA, the Spartanburg Day School girls' service organization, presented a check totaling $15,772.90 to local nonprofit globalbike this morning. The donation was the culmination of a months-long campaign tied to the club's annual 5K fundraiser, held in March.

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Be Your Best

Our students feel safe to take risks, own their learning, pursue their passions
and achieve their personal best. They are confident young learners,
prepared to meet the challenges of college and of life.


of students are accepted into college


total student enrollment


average college scholarships earned by graduating seniors


of faculty have advanced degrees

$1.4 million

in financial aid awarded in 2015-16


AP classes, with 95% of students earning a passing score on at least one exam


athletic teams

$16 million

endowment total