Programs

Classes

Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Writing, Arts (all), Multiculturalism / Global
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based

Support

1
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Facilities Computer lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Asian 60%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 98%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 98%
Female 53%
Male 47%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs After
After school program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Chinese Education Center - 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

After school program

Program name Chinese Education Center Afterschool Enrichment Program (ExCEL Program)
About the program SFUSD ExCEL afterschool programs ensure involvement of teachers from students' schools to make sure that afterschool 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 Chinatown YMCA
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Website Www.ymcasf.org/chinatown

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Students typically continue on to these schools Francisco Middle School / Visitacion Valley Middle School

Teachers

2
Staff
including: Instructional aide / coach
Staff School social worker / counselor
Instructional aide / coach
World languages spoken by staff Cantonese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Transportation options (misc.) MUNI

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014