Schools in San Francisco

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School Districts in San Francisco

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
San Francisco Unified School District UNIFIED K-12 151
Sbe - Mission Preparatory UNKNOWN K-8
Sbe - San Francisco Flex Academy UNKNOWN 9-12
San Francisco County Office Of Education UNKNOWN K-12
San Francisco County Rop UNKNOWN 10-12
One Purpose UNKNOWN n/a
Sbe - The New School Of San Francisco UNKNOWN n/a

Schools in San Francisco

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    10 Clarendon Alternative Elementary School

    The teachers are great. There are excellent suport services available if needed. Parent involvement is high. The office staff is outstanding as well.

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    10 Lafayette Elementary School

    The common core curriculum Is really stressing out the teachers and it is age inappropriate. Your child will have penmanship practice on the first day as homework and the standards for acceptable...

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    10 Yu (Alice Fong) Elementary School

    This mainly refers to middle school at AFY. As a student, I constantly thought about how much I hated this school. The same can be said for many other students and alumni. I repeatedly reminded myself...

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    10 Peabody (George) Elementary School

    We have two daughters that attended or currently attends Peabody. We have had a wonderful experience over the past 7 years. I strongly agree with all of the parent comments about the strong parent...

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    10 Stevenson (Robert Louis) Elementary School

    My daughter started Kindergarten this past fall and we are very happy with the school, especially with the new principal Mrs. Lau-Yee. She seems to truly care about the students. Its hard to leave...

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    10 Grattan Elementary School

    Grattan is a wonderful K-5 school with great teachers and a wonderful and dedicated principal. Our kids get gardening, computer, music, and art. The after school program is top notch. My kids love...

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    10 Lawton Alternative Elementary School

    I have 2 kids at Lawton and cannot say enough about the incredible staff (from front office to janitors) and families. The teachers are engaged, enthusiastic, and genuinely seek to connect with the...

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    10 Lilienthal (Claire) Elementary School

    My daughter started K this year at Lilienthal and we could not be happier. Her teacher is amazing and is helping to instill a love of learning and reading in my daughter. The administration is...

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    10 Miraloma Elementary School

    Miraloma has an incredible community. Unfortunately, there is no emphasis on differentiation in the classroom. If your child is at grade level or below, you will have a wonderful experience at the...

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    10 Chinese Immersion School At Deavila

    The principal, the staff, the parents and ultimately the kids of this school make it one of the best schools in San Francisco. Parents volunteer at this school at an amazing rate for all kinds of...

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    10 Yu (Alice Fong) Elementary School

    This mainly refers to middle school at AFY. As a student, I constantly thought about how much I hated this school. The same can be said for many other students and alumni. I repeatedly reminded myself...

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    10 Lawton Alternative Elementary School

    I have 2 kids at Lawton and cannot say enough about the incredible staff (from front office to janitors) and families. The teachers are engaged, enthusiastic, and genuinely seek to connect with the...

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    10 Giannini (A.P.) Middle School

    Excellent school for my child. They have a great transition infrastructure for incoming 6th graders that really helped my son integrate into middle school life. He is flourishing. Bonus is shared...

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    10 Lilienthal (Claire) Elementary School

    My daughter started K this year at Lilienthal and we could not be happier. Her teacher is amazing and is helping to instill a love of learning and reading in my daughter. The administration is...

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    9 Presidio Middle School

    My 6th grader LOVES Presidio! Big school, but strong academics, excellent new principal Mr. Ekno, good teachers, and students from strong SF public schools (Argonne, Alamo, Clarendon, Rosa Parks)....

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    9 Rooftop Elementary School

    Rooftop is an amazing community of students, teachers, parents and administrators. Our daughter is wrapping up 1st grade and we could not be happier with the school. She loves learning (and is already...

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    9 Creative Arts Charter School

    Students in the middle school are not engaged or challenged. My child feels she is being treated unfairly based on her mixed race background. My concerns were dismissed by the leadership, and there...

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    8 Roosevelt Middle School

    The principal is very available and works hard to do a good job. The teachers that I have met are fantastic. Ahead of the curve on the common core curriculum in Maths. The English/social studies...

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    8 Hoover (Herbert) Middle School

    The Special Day Class at Hoover is not paid ANY attention to by the administration at this school (principal, vice principal, "case managers", dean). A school that has over 1,000 students should be...

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    8 Gateway Middle School

    I believe that this is the best place for middle school students in the SFUSD if you like small class sizes, teacher involvement, useful and current technology for communication between teacher,...

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    10 Asawa (Ruth) San Francisco School Of The Arts, A Public School.

    SFSOTA is a creative hub with rigorous academics: students go to next level in ELA program, and are doing differentiated, integrative math with CCSS. Also am grateful to see integration among programs...

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    10 Lowell High School

    this school serves its student body well and has strong staff, but its facilities could use some TLC

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    9 Lincoln (Abraham) High School

    This is the best public high school in San Francisco. It offers a warm, safe and welcoming environment. It provides many opportunities for parents, community members and the school staff to work...

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    9 Galileo High School

    I am a student at Galileo! This high school is super amazing! It has a well caring teachers and they will help you in whatever the student struggles, there's many clubs to be part of, and even better...

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    9 Washington (George) High School

    I attended this school 40 years ago and recently did a tour of the school with the principal and was very impressed with the students and staff. My son shadowed another student for half a day and was...

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    9 Balboa High School

    good because counselors spend time with students guiding them toward college

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    8 Gateway High School

    For those parents not able to spend $30 - $40k a year for private school in San Francisco, this is a great alternative. GHS is getting better each year as kids from the sister charter middle school...

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    8 Wallenberg (Raoul) Traditional High School

    Very troubling. Poor transparency, abysmal communication, high staff turnover. Not to be recommended under current leadership.

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    8 KIPP San Francisco College Preparatory

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    6 City Arts And Tech High School

    This school help kids to stay in school, they communicate whit the parents and help to resolve the problems . I like to speak in my language whit the teaches and understand what happen whit my kid and...

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