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SF school board seeks community input in superintendent search

The Board of Education is collecting community feedback to assist with the…

 

Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

President Obama endorses SF school board candidate

Board of Education President Matt Haney received the endorsement of President Barack…

 

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SF school board chooses search firm for new superintendent

The Board of Education has chosen a search firm to help find…

 

San Francisco Unified School District leaders aim to increase literacy in The City's schools during National Read Across America Day Wednesday.

SFUSD aims to increase literacy in schools

Thousands of donated books made their way Wednesday to a Castro district…

San Francisco Unified School District leaders aim to increase literacy in The City's schools during National Read Across America Day Wednesday.
The Wellness Center at Willie Brown Middle School. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SFUSD board OK’s distribution of condoms at middle schools

San Francisco's public middle schools will begin distributing condoms to students as…

The Wellness Center at Willie Brown Middle School. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
The Wellness Center at Willie Brown Middle School. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Middle school condom distribution faces opposition as vote draws near

A proposal that would allow middle schools to distribute condoms to students…

The Wellness Center at Willie Brown Middle School. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Matt Haney named second-youngest Board of Education president

Matt Haney was unanimously selected by fellow commissioners to serve as president…

Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Students with jailed parents may gain support

The City’s public schools are planning to better support students with incarcerated…

The SFUSD has planned for years to build a school at a 2.2-acre site in Mission Bay. But The City's rapidly growing population and projected increase in student enrollment means a bigger location could be needed. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SF leaders plan for new school in Mission Bay

City and school district officials have reopened talks of building a new…

The SFUSD has planned for years to build a school at a 2.2-acre site in Mission Bay. But The City's rapidly growing population and projected increase in student enrollment means a bigger location could be needed. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)
This school year marks the opening of Willie L. Brown Jr. Middle School in the Bayview — the first new public school constructed in The City since 2005. (Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SFUSD school year to begin with unique classes, new middle school

The start of the 2015-16 school year today is bringing many firsts…

This school year marks the opening of Willie L. Brown Jr. Middle School in the Bayview — the first new public school constructed in The City since 2005. (Michael Ares/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Arab Resource and Oranizing Center (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

SFUSD clarifies resolution to establish Arabic-language pathways amid community concerns

The San Francisco Unified School District has issued a letter clarifying its…

Arab Resource and Oranizing Center (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

New SF school assignment policy fails at Board of Education

The five-year-old assignment process that has determined where students attend public schools…

SF school leaders still want to diversify enrollment after assignment changes fail

The assignment process that has determined where students attend public schools in…

Superintendent Richard Carranza

SFUSD renews contract for Superintendent Richard Carranza

The San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education voted unanimously Tuesday…

Superintendent Richard Carranza
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerEmajae Hacket

SFUSD board to vote on expanding ethnic studies curriculum to all high schools

Each of San Francisco's 19 public high schools are poised to offer…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerEmajae Hacket
mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoSchool resource officers that patrol SFUSD campuses will be better-coordinated next school year after new policies were drawn up.

SF police, schools ironing out details of newly defined relationship

Beginning this school year, the Police Department and the San Francisco Unified…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoSchool resource officers that patrol SFUSD campuses will be better-coordinated next school year after new policies were drawn up.
Matt Rourke/2013 AP File photoThe SFUSD is looking to increase its email communication with parents after a survey showed 94 percent of SFUSD households have Internet access.

SFUSD pushes online communication with parents

Capitalizing on a finding that nearly all San Francisco households have access…

Matt Rourke/2013 AP File photoThe SFUSD is looking to increase its email communication with parents after a survey showed 94 percent of SFUSD households have Internet access.
Educators are now free to decide whether to allow head coverings on a school-by-school basis.

SF school board removes district-wide policy on headwear

Beginning next school year, San Francisco public schools can set their own…

Educators are now free to decide whether to allow head coverings on a school-by-school basis.
courtesy photoSupervisor Norman Yee is one of three supervisors proposing charter amendments to increase support of services for families and children in the city.

SF officials consider ballot proposal to increase support for children, families

City officials are looking to increase support of services for San Francisco…

courtesy photoSupervisor Norman Yee is one of three supervisors proposing charter amendments to increase support of services for families and children in the city.
cindy chew/2005 S.f. Examiner file photoSFUSD officials say there are 15

SF school district seeks to expand access to after school programs

The San Francisco Unified School District is taking steps to make after-school…

cindy chew/2005 S.f. Examiner file photoSFUSD officials say there are 15