Advertisement

Home > California > San Francisco

San Francisco Community


Sort by: Recently active | Newest first | Oldest first


Avatar
 

BillJackson August 10, 2010


A friendis moving to San Francisco with an incoming ninth grader. She wants to do public school, but her kid is NOT a fit for a large school where... More » 

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

sfstephb September 13, 2010


I would suggest also checking out City Arts & Technology (an Envision charter schooll). They are very small and specialized.... More »

Avatar
  

usafsarge7 July 16, 2011


I went to Galileo and iturned out all right.but the student has to try.just because a student that goes to Harvard doesn't... More »

Avatar
 

karols March 9, 2011


We have friends moving to San Francisco soon with a 12 year old girl. They may live in Bay View Hunters point. What schools do most of the BVH kids... More » 

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

PerryFam March 14, 2011


There are a lot of schools in sf. They l actuallly have a higher chance of getting in the better schools if they do move... More »

Avatar
  

Centella9 May 1, 2011


Your friends would be better off sending the kid to schools outside of the bayview . . .

Avatar
 

Aizenman February 13, 2011


Family living in Mexico looking to spend a sabbatical in San Francisco / Bay Area for school year 2011-2012. Two kids (will enter 5th and 7th... More » 

Avatar
 

Gabriele101 December 22, 2010


for my 15 year old daughter. We are living in Germany and my daughters dream is to spend 1 Highschool year in the USA. Do you have any suggestion... More » 

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

de143ro December 27, 2010


French American School in San Francisco is awesome and they will be able to find you a host family!

Avatar
  

Houghton January 21, 2011


The school de143ro spoke of is called the French American International School and goes to eighth grade. It is bilingual.... More »

Avatar
 

barrownair October 30, 2010


Hi there- We are plannning on moving from Vancouver, Canada to CA- my office is is San fran- both our kids go to a catholic school here- looking... More » 

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

karynlouise November 30, 2010


Our son is a kinder at St. Monica School in SF, which is on the west side ( Geary Blvd and 24th Ave). We are very pleased... More »

Avatar
  

califmommy January 16, 2011


Take a look at San Domenico. It's a Dominican Catholic school, but independent. It has wonderful academics and co-curricular... More »

Avatar
 

Deanna04 July 20, 2010


Hi all, I am currently in London UK and my daughter attends the local Special Needs school Called The Bridge. She was diagnosed with NKH at the... More » 

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

binimom October 30, 2010


I can also recommend Laurel School. My teen-age daughter is dyslexic and attended there grades 1-3. She made excellent... More »

Avatar
  

mbaumstein December 12, 2010


Do consider the public school system in San Francisco, despite some negative press you may have read. This is the lead... More »

Avatar
 

tjlove October 5, 2010


City officials recently unveiled a plan called Kindergarten to College-- the nation's first city funded college savings plan. It is set to roll-out... More » 

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

momof2ninjas October 5, 2010


This is only offered to "lower-income" student. I do NOT agree with this program. Why should our tax dollars... More »

Avatar
 

tjlove September 30, 2010


The new system takes effect for the 2011-2012 school year. Gone is the diversity index and in its place is a much simpler system that gives preference... More » 

Avatar
 

Miriam August 14, 2008


What school districts have the best reputation in or around Pacifica?

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

jstiles January 11, 2009


Can you clarify what kind of problems the district is facing? What would you tell a young family thinking about buying... More »

Avatar
  

coastalmom July 1, 2010


There are two private schools in Pacifica: Alma Heights Christian Academy K-12 and Good Shepherd Catholic School K-8.... More »

Avatar
 

Marian August 14, 2008


How does public school enrollment work in Pacifica? What do parents need to know?

Most recent replies

Avatar
  

shelby345 September 26, 2009


does one have to live in Pacifica to attend a Pacifica school like Ocean Shores? I live near Muscle Rock, my technical... More »

Avatar
  

coastalmom July 1, 2010


Currently the Pacifica schools are based on a lottery system. There is a cut off in Northern Pacifica (I believe it's... More »


Search Community

ADVERTISEMENT