SFUSD

Initial plans are for an elementary school, but the district is analyzing data to refresh its demographic projection to determine how many school age children would be moving into Hunters Point or Candlestick, Leigh said.

SFUSD looking at Hunters Point, Candlestick for new school

The San Francisco Unified School District is considering adding a new school…

Initial plans are for an elementary school, but the district is analyzing data to refresh its demographic projection to determine how many school age children would be moving into Hunters Point or Candlestick, Leigh said.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is applauded by US Conference of Mayors President, Sacramento, Calif. Mayor Kevin Johnson, left, and Conference Vice President, Baltimore Mayor  Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Saturday June 20, 2015, at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 83rd Annual Meeting in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Mathew Sumner)

Hillary Clinton decries nation’s racism in SF speech

In the wake of the Charleston, S.C. shooting, which left nine dead,…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is applauded by US Conference of Mayors President, Sacramento, Calif. Mayor Kevin Johnson, left, and Conference Vice President, Baltimore Mayor  Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Saturday June 20, 2015, at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 83rd Annual Meeting in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Mathew Sumner)
The San Francisco Unified School District has adopted an Anti-Bullying Code to help students.

Dolan: Navigating the proper channels for harassment at school

This week’s question comes from William B. in Diamond Heights, who asks:…

The San Francisco Unified School District has adopted an Anti-Bullying Code to help students.

Carranza: Special recognition for outstanding SFUSD graduates

The last day of the school year is Friday, which means thousands…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerBessie Carmichael Elementary

SFUSD sued after alleged sexual assault in principal’s office

The parents of students at Bessie Carmichael Elementary school in SoMa got…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerBessie Carmichael Elementary
Cindy Chew/2008 S.F. Examiner file photoA recent newspaper report said 60 percent of San Francisco’s schools have a simple majority of one racial group

On Guard: Why do parents choose segregation?

A new report shows a shameful truth for our city: San Francisco's…

Cindy Chew/2008 S.F. Examiner file photoA recent newspaper report said 60 percent of San Francisco’s schools have a simple majority of one racial group
Gabrielle Lurie/s.f. examiner file photoMission High School recently hosted an event to bring greater attention to the black lives matter movement. The event included a die-in. Five SFUSD teacher librarians created a resource guide to help teach about two events that sparked the movement.

SF teacher librarians create black lives matter resource guide for classrooms

In more ways than one, December marked a significant step toward increasing…

Gabrielle Lurie/s.f. examiner file photoMission High School recently hosted an event to bring greater attention to the black lives matter movement. The event included a die-in. Five SFUSD teacher librarians created a resource guide to help teach about two events that sparked the movement.
Courtesy SFUSDSFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza

SF teachers say Common Core standards make learning social, but challenges linger

Several years ago in Redding Elementary School teacher Mai Tien Nguyen's fourth-grade…

Courtesy SFUSDSFUSD Superintendent Richard Carranza

Nine candidates compete for three seats on SFUSD Board of Education

November's election is an important one for the San Francisco Unified School…

SFUSD recruiting students for new middle school

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

Ortega Elementary School evacuated due to bomb threat note

Students returned to Jose Ortega Elementary School today after police determined a…

SF boy reported missing after walking away from rehab center

Sheriff's deputies are advising residents to be on the lookout for a…

School’s out so let’s get tech in the classroom

Students in the San Francisco Unified School District recently started their summer…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerChildren and books surround teacher-librarians Lisa Bishop

SF public school libraries don’t go by the book

If you asked San Francisco teacher-librarian Lisa Bishop, she could write a…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerChildren and books surround teacher-librarians Lisa Bishop
courtesy youtube user Matt Haney

SFUSD staff 'Happy' to dance out of school for the summer

San Francisco students aren't the only locals excited about summer vacation this…

courtesy youtube user Matt Haney

Black History Month is time to reflect on our students

It’s that time of year when we pay special tribute to the…

Students who suffer from bullying can seek help through schools or the law.

Children aren’t helpless against bullies

Tina W. from the Excelsior asks this week’s question: Q: “My son…

Students who suffer from bullying can seek help through schools or the law.

SF school board backs new downtown arts center

A proposed new arts center in downtown San Francisco was unanimously supported…

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

Preschool makes a big difference for children

I am proud that the San Francisco Unified School District is the…

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