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School leader:  Jason Owens
420 Filbert Street
San Francisco, CA 94133-3002

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  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Cantonese
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62 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · January 24, 2016
School continues to get better and better. Knowledgable and experienced teachers. Enthusiastic leader enjoying his second year as Principal. Very involved PTO! All working together to make Garfield a better school each year.

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Submitted by a parent · December 10, 2015
This is our first year at Garfield and so far, it's been beyond our expectations! It's a small, cozy, diverse school (about 240 students) on top of a hill, right beneath the Coit Tower, and has a gorgeous view of the Golden Gate Bridge. The... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 10, 2015
Thank you to all the teachers and staff who work very hard everyday to make wonderful learning environments for our students.

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Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2015
I am new to Garfield, and am coming from a private immersion experience (PKS) that was FANTASTIC. We had the option to stay at PKS, but despite loving it, we chose Garfield. In addition to the financial benefits (we can afford a trip to China... more

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Garfield is a four-time recipient of the California Academic Achievement Award, and an Award for Excellence from theCalifornia Business Council. We have shown improvement in student achievement for seven consecutive years. Our clean and safe environment that is highly conducive to learning. Our students are always meaningfully engaged in learning activities throughout the school day.

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Garfield Elementary School
420 Filbert Street, San Francisco, CA  94133-3002
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 62 reviews. (415) 291-7924
Last modified Garfield Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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