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SF public schools tout high test scores in English, math

SF public schools tout high test scores in English, math

San Francisco Unified School District students who took a new test based…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerWith the move to serving fresher food — not frozen — as of January 2013

Unwanted guests – rodents – joining new fresh-food program in some SF schools

The San Francisco Unified School District's new fresh-food program has been giving…

 

SFUSD recruiting students for new middle school

The San Francisco Unified School District is hoping to recruit students at…

 

SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.

SF’s Clarendon Elementary named 2014 National Blue Ribbon School

Clarendon Elementary School is among two dozen in California to be selected…

SFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza commended Clarendon Elementary School for its 2014 National Blue Ribbon School selection.
Joel Engardio/Special to the S.f. examinerHsieh family left to right: Jack

How to resurrect a public school in SF

Elementary school graduations are cute, yet they hardly match the hat tossing…

Joel Engardio/Special to the S.f. examinerHsieh family left to right: Jack
Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerDeann Sonoda

Amid population boom, many homeowners are selling and leaving SF

When Deann and Jason Sonoda sold their 2,000-square-foot condo in the Haight…

Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerDeann Sonoda
Courtesy of Walk SF

San Francisco expects record number of students for walk to school event

A record number of San Francisco students are expected to hoof it…

Courtesy of Walk SF
MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

More green space expected at Starr King Elementary in San Francisco

A growing movement to rethink the asphalt schoolyard and bring San Francisco…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.
MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

San Francisco entrepreneur starts his version of Harvard, tuition-free

Minerva Schools of KGI doesn't yet have accreditation, a campus or even…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.
Getty ImagesGateway High School students may have posted standardized test materials on social-media websites.

San Francisco's Metro High charter school merges with another campus

A charter school located in the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood quietly closed its…

Getty ImagesGateway High School students may have posted standardized test materials on social-media websites.
MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

San Francisco schools expanding outdoor classroom program

Thousands of students in 22 San Francisco elementary schools will return to…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.
MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

S.F. expanding access to drinking water at schools

Students at 17 San Francisco schools will have a new form of…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

U.S. education officials to follow S.F. lead and begin collecting data on sexual orientation, bullying

In order to better track student safety and comfort in schools, the…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

S.F. schools poised to net more state funding in new budget

The San Francisco Unified School District will see an increase in funding…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.
Courtesy PhotoSupervisor Mark Farrell

San Francisco supervisor helping to reopen schoolyards on weekends

More of San Francisco’s schoolyards are opening up to the public over…

Courtesy PhotoSupervisor Mark Farrell

Mayor Ed Lee announces winners of principal of the year award

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has announced the winners of this year’s…

Struggling SF schools draw attention

If the resources being poured into low-performing schools now were available years…