education

School board cancels contract with food vendor, leaving district with no ‘Plan B’ for feeding students

Board members cite ongoing problems with food waste, student dissatisfaction with meals

 

Breed to campaign on ballot measures streamlining approval of affordable, teacher housing

Charter amendments would also rezone city-owned land

 

Report: help ‘urgently’ needed to address growing student loan debt

Growing crisis hits SF’s poorest neighborhoods the hardest

 

School Superintendent Vincent Matthews: Proudly supporting our LGBTQ youth

SFUSD gets a head start on SF’s Pride celebrations

  • Apr 15, 2019

SF schools committed to helping the earth

We’re celebrating earth day every day here at the San Francisco Unified School District.

  • Apr 22, 2019

City officials join students in assembly for Bike and Roll to School Week

Students, families, and local leaders ditched their cars in favor of bikes…

SF State names woman to lead College of Ethnic Studies

Sueyoshi has served as interim dean of the college since January 2018

Registration for City College’s first free summer session has begun

Early registration has begun for City College of San Francisco’s first tuition-free…

Century old Richmond District school will close after sudden decline in enrollment

Archdiocese blames move to more ‘traditional’ Catholic curriculum, but parents say pastor’s behavior at fault

Sharp drop in enrollment forces cutbacks at Inner Richmond Catholic school

Exodus of students follows several years of controversy over decisions by church leadership

School libraries provide a place for students to be curious

When I was both a student and teacher at SFUSD, one of my favorite places in school was the library.

  • Apr 1, 2019

A San Francisco school where black studies start young

“I want my students to stand up for people who can’t stand up for themselves,” said Gail Meadows, principal of the Meadows Livingstone School.

School board votes to expand shelter program for homeless families at Mission District school

The San Francisco School Board on Tuesday voted unanimously to expand a…

A ‘Week Without Walls’ opens the world up to students

Some 250 juniors at Phillip & Sala Burton Academic High School completed…

Forest Hill Preschool set to shutter amid uncertainty around development efforts

A San Francisco preschool that has served families in the Forest Hill…

The business of college admissions is geared more toward parents than students

When my twins were in their sophomore year of high school, I recall attending a presentation for parents of high school children by a group of college counselors.

Building a bridge from high school to college

The percentage of San Francisco Unified School District graduates enrolling in college has been steadily increasing.

  • Mar 19, 2019

Parents push school board to preserve arts program funding

In the face of vocal opposition, the San Francisco School Board on…

School board drops contract of assistant superintendent in charge of instruction

San Francisco school board members have voted not to renew the contract…

SF school programs bring wider range of opportunities to female students

Question: What do Ruth Asawa, Dolores Huerta, Dianne Feinstein, Rosa Parks, Ida…