Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black 48%
Hispanic 14%
Asian 9%
White 6%
Two or more races 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 4%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school
English learners 13%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 74%
Female 38%
Male 62%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

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

Support

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

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs After
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Dr. Cobb Elementary School - ALP (ExCEL Program)
About the program The Dr. Cobb Afterschool Learning Program serves kids in grades K-5. The program emphasizes and promotes math and literacy building through homework help and tutorials. Enrichment activities include sports, art, and other group activities.SFUSD ExCEL after school 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 Buchanan YMCA
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
End time 5:40 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? Yes
Website Www.ymcasf.org/buchanan

Summer program

Program name ExCEL Summer Program
About the program Each program has an academic, enrichment and physical activity component. The programs are based on a youth development model and include project based learning activities. The summer programs are operated by community based organizations that are contracted by SFUSD to provide the services based on grants to the school from California Department of Education. Each organization has a site specific enrollment process. Priority enrollment goes to the students from the school site. Students from other SFUSD schools are eligible to apply though in many of the elementary schools there is more demand than available slots. Funding changes year to year and program offerings change. Contact the school for details. This program may take place off site.
Phone number 415-307-3857

Culture

Students typically continue on to these schools Roosevelt Middle School

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) MUNI

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Student subgroups CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014