Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Mrs. Jennifer Lee
Transportation options Yes
Summer program Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Performing arts
Religious

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Asian or Pacific Islander 55% 11%
Two or more races 22% 3%
White 14% 26%
Black 6% 6%
Hispanic 2% 52%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
8
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Chess club
Drama club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Science club
Student council / government
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Afternoon Extended Care
About the program We offer homework time, recess, and quiet recreational activities for grades K-8 after school every day.
Types of activities Academic (homework help and/or standards-based programs)
Operated by Mrs. Hannah Fox
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 3:00 PM
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Is financial aid available? No
How can parents find out more about fees? Visit website
Call
Website Http://www.zionsfschool.org/content.cfm?id=304
Phone number 415-221-7500

Summer program

Program name Zion Summer Enrichment
About the program Zion’s Summer Enrichment Program includes Morning Academics and Afternoon Enrichment. All classes are taught by qualified, experienced teachers. Morning and afternoon extended care are also available.
Types of activities Arts
Academic
Language
Science Nature
Operated by Mrs. Donna Laughlin
Dates offered (start) 06/09/2014
Dates offered (end) 07/18/2014
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 8:30 AM
End time 3:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
What grades can participate? K
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Is financial aid available? No
How can parents find out more about fees? Call
Website
Before / after care offered Before
After
Before care begins 7:00 AM
After care ends 6:00 PM
Website Http://www.zionsfschool.org/content.cfm?id=321
Phone number 415-221-7500

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Starlight Christian Preschool
  Ark of Hope Preschool
Students typically continue on to these schools Lowell High School
  Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
  Saint Ignatius

Awards

Academic award Lutheran Elementary Schools Tournament
Year received 2013
Academic award National History Day national finalist
Year received 2013
Academic award Math Counts Competition
Year received 2013

Teachers

3
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
World languages spoken by staff Cantonese
French
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Priority Deadline for Kindergarten applications is December 31. All other applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
Learn more Http://www.zionsfschool.org/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7850
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 40
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 20
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012