schools

Peninsula school district spending differences highlighted in budget crisis

The already-striking disparities in student spending between Peninsula school districts could grow…

San Carlos, Daly City school districts turning to ballot to stop the bleeding

School districts in San Carlos and Daly City are hoping voters will…

San Francisco Unified School District still learning to pay attention to community

Officials from the San Francisco Unified School District found out this week…

San Francisco families find mixed results with assignment system

Last year, the San Francisco Unified School District announced a system to…

San Francisco students skipping breakfast at school

Across California, more students than ever are eligible for free and reduced-price…

Failure looms for schools under No Child Left Behind Act

Three-quarters of schools nationwide will fail next year under the standards of…

Brisbane voters approve parcel tax to keep arts in schools

The arts will stay in Brisbane. In a special election Tuesday night,…

Ohio mother jailed for lying to send kids to better school district

Here's a rather depressing sign of the times: Kelley Williams-Bolar was convicted…

Families fess up to SFUSD for address fibs

Nearly 300 families who lied about their addresses to enroll students in…

School board may be in line for big pay hike

The Board of Education could soon ask voters to give its members…

School district aims for more inclusion

A number of seats in next year’s round of campus assignments will…

District seeks bond money for school improvements

Five schools in Belmont would get new classrooms, repairs to leaky roofs…

Garcia warns school cuts may not be over

Though California finally has a state budget, the superintendent of San Francisco…

State loses education funding race

In a race to the top, California schools found themselves in the…

Back to school, and sleeping in

For more than seven years, Eileen Van Rheenan has worked to educate…

Reduced school year poised to return to normal

The four days erased from the school year in San Francisco classrooms…

Waitlist deadline for S.F. schools this Friday

Parents hoping to get their children in to a different school have…

SFUSD tries to curb truancy at elementary level

High absenteeism in elementary schools has come into focus as the San…

Three Redwood City schools earn accolades

Three Redwood City School District schools have won various honors. Adelante Spanish…

No wiggle room on Obama administration school reforms

The Obama administration will not budge in its zero-tolerance approach to dealing…