Programs

Classes

1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Multiculturalism / Global, Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based

Support

1
Facilities
including: Computer lab
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
White 52%
Black 14%
Hispanic 14%
Asian 6%
Two or more races 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 10%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 40%
Female 46%
Male 54%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs After
After school program offered Yes

After school program

Program name New Traditions Elementary School Before and Afterschool Program
About the program The New Traditions Before and Afterschool Program operated by Buchanan YMCA maintains a balance of academic support, enrichment and recreation everyday. Offerings include outdoor sports, gardening, dance, cheer, music, and cooking. This fee based program does offer financial assistance, please contact to find out if you qualify.
Operated by Buchanan YMCA
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 7:30 AM
End time 6:30 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? 4
3
5
Is there a fee for the program? No
Is financial aid available? Yes
Website Www.ymcasf.org/buchanan

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Students typically continue on to these schools Roosevelt Middle School

Teachers

2
Staff
including: School social worker / counselor
Staff Instructional aide / coach
School social worker / counselor

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