Upper School Highlights from May 2018

As Upper School students entered the month of May, we began to wrap up our endeavors, getting closer to the end of the year. Seniors are excited to move on to their next journey, while at the same time sensing that their SSFS experience is drawing to an end. Nonetheless, energy and momentum remain strong . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from May 2018

Upper School Highlights from April 2018

As flowers blossomed and grass turned green in April, our campus has filled with energy from plants and flowers along with Upper School students. Here are some of the exciting things we were involved in the fourth and final quarter of the year:

Varsity Sports The Varsity Spring Sports teams kicked off a fantastic season. . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from April 2018

Upper School Highlights from February 2018

By Haoran Zhu ’18

February marked the beginning of the second semester. The beginning of the second semester felt significant for me since it means my last five months of high school for me; I did not realize everything is marked with “last” until writing this blog. Classes and extracurricular responsibilities kept us busy.

Varsity . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from February 2018

Upper School Highlights from December & January 2017-2018

By Haoran Zhu ’18

December is always an exciting and wonderful month because it means two weeks of rest and recharge, otherwise known as the winter break. Before traveling locally, nationally, and internationally for family holiday celebrations, my peers and I finished the year of 2017 with enthusiasm. As I returned in January, I could . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from December & January 2017-2018

Upper School Highlights from November 2017

The month of November feels short, but my peers and I remain fully immersed in our physical and intellectual endeavors at Sandy Spring Friends School:

Winter Varsity Sports Winter sports kicked off this month, and teams are gearing up for their upcoming challenges in the season. Women’s Varsity Basketball, captained by Noa Brown (’18) and . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from November 2017

Upper School Highlights from October 2017

By Haoran Zhu ’18

The month of October was a busy one as students settled into their classes, sports team events, and activities. It also marked the closing of fall sports. As a senior, I felt the pace begin to pick up with tests, college applications, and sports commitments, but here are some great things . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from October 2017

Upper School Highlights from September 2017

Upper School Highlights from September 2017 By Haoran Zhu

As the lovely summer has passed, the opening of the 2017-2018 school year marks a new beginning for us. First-year students are opening a new chapter of their lives, and the returning ones are turning a new page, filled with knowledge and adventure. Some of us . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from September 2017

Upper School Highlights from May 2017

May marked the beginning of the end of many things for Upper School students. Clubs, sports teams, and classes began to tie up loose ends. Even though the year was starting to wind down, students were as busy as ever contributing in their own unique ways.

 

Spring Varsity Sports Our Spring Varsity Sports . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from May 2017

Upper School Highlights from April 2017

April marked the start of the fourth and final quarter of this academic year, and our campus was constantly buzzing with activity. Here are some of the exciting things students were involved in this past month:

 

Spring Sports The Varsity Spring Sports teams kicked into full gear. Women’s Varsity Lacrosse, captained by Sammi Speight . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from April 2017

Upper School Highlights from March 2017

March went by in the blink of an eye. Students only spent the first half of the month in their classes, as the second half of the month was devoted to Intersession and Spring Break. Even though students were not in the classroom for much of the month, everyone was learning during the week of . . . → Read More: Upper School Highlights from March 2017