Student diversity

  This school
Asian 62%
White 17%
Two or more races 7%
Hispanic 6%
Black 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 35%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 42%
Female 48%
Male 52%
Source: See notes

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Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Technology, Visual arts, Music, Multiculturalism / Global
Instructional / curriculum models used None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No


Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Performance stage


Girls sports Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Boys sports Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Francis Scott Key Early Education School
About the program The Early Education Schools work collaboratively with elementary schools to support children's learning. The afterschool programs offer a homework/tutorial period, outdoor experiences, and learning/enrichment activities. Afterschool programs are offered year-round. Bussing is available between a number of SFUSD elementary schools.
Operated by SFUSD Early Education Department
Days offered Monday
End time 5:45 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
What grades can participate? KG
Is there a fee for the program? No
Is financial aid available? No

After school 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.
End time 6:00 PM
What grades can participate? KG

After school program

About the program Francis Scott Key's afterschool program focuses on expanding academic achievement and promoting youth development. Students are engaged in math, literacy, homework/tutoring, and a variety of enrichment activities including traditional Chinese dance, martial arts, origami, games, sports, art, cooking, arts and crafts, and movies.
End time 6:00 PM
What grades can participate? KG

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 415-759-3403


Community service award Mayor's Principal of the Year Award
Year received 2011
Community service award Mayor's Teacher of the Year
Year received 2010
Community service award Mayor's Teacher of the Year
Year received 2009
Academic award Title I Academic Achievement Awards
Year received 2008
Academic award Title I Academic Achievement Awards
Year received 2007
Academic award Title I Academic Achievement Awards
Year received 2006


Parent involvement (misc.) Teach in Art in Action Program
Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools A.P. Giannini Middle School


Staff Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
School social worker / counselor
World languages spoken by staff Cantonese


Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Transportation options (misc.) Easy street parking. Muni: N Judah, 29
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Sunset Neighborhood Beacon Center
Partner website
Partner Community Youth Center
Partner website


Application or enrollment process No


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