Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 43% 52%
White 33% 26%
Two or more races 11% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 7% 11%
Black 6% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 41% 55%
Female 50% 48%
Male 50% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Social justice, Multiculturalism / Global, Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based

Support

Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs After
After school program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Alvarado Elementary School ExCEL Afterschool Program
About the program SFUSD ExCEL afterschool programs ensure involvement of teachers from students' schools to make sure that after-school academics are aligned with the school day curriculum. Every school with an ExCEL program partners with a nonprofit community-based organization to run activities and build bridges to the neighborhood.
Operated by Bay Area Community Resources
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
What grades can participate? KG
1
4
3
2
5
Is there a fee for the program? No
Website Www.bacr.org

After school program

Program name Alvarado Elementary School GLO Afterschool Program
Operated by Growth and Learning Opportunities
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? KG
1
4
3
2
5
Is there a fee for the program? No
Is financial aid available? Yes
Website Www.gloinc.org

After school program

Program name Alvarado ES - Girls on the Run
About the program Girls on the Run is an afterschool program that uses the power of running to help prepare the girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. Offering 10 week programs for 60 minutes 2-3 times a week during the fall and spring seasons to girls ages 8 to 13 using volunteer coaches.
Operated by Girls on the Run of the Bay Area
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
Is there a fee for the program? No
Website Www.gotrbayarea.org

Culture

Students typically continue on to these schools James Lick Middle School

Teachers

Staff Reading specialist
School psychologist

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Moderate street parking. Muni: 35, 48

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Student subgroups NCES, 2011-2012