Students

Student diversity

  This school
Asian 53%
Hispanic 15%
Black 13%
White 8%
Two or more races 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school
English learners 13%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 66%
Female 51%
Male 49%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Performing & written arts Dance
World languages taught Spanish

Support

Facilities Cafeteria
Library

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Soccer
Extended care / Extended programs After
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name ExCEL Afterschool Program at Wallenberg High School
About the program The goal of 21st Century Afterschool Program is to provide academic support that aligns with the school day as well as enrichment activities, and family literacy support services. Students must attend 1 to 2 days per week.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 Buchanan YMCA
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? 11
9
10
12
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.

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights

Teachers

Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
College counselor
PE instructor

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation

Sources

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