After months of a huge white stripe running through the face of a mural of Cesar Chavez at Cesar Chavez Elementary School, the two-story mural is finally getting its much needed facelift. It appears to be...
César Chávez Elementary School hosted the Muévete Health Fair last Saturday to help educate students and their families about ways to maintain optimum health. A variety of workshops were hosted by local high school students on...
En promedio, los niños en el Distrito de la Misión faltan a clase constantemente o llegan tarde a la escuela más frecuentemente que otros alumnos en todo el distrito escolar. Asimismo, las escuelas en la...
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Nutrition is about "disguising things with tastiness," says Violeta Sandoval, a chef.
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To apply for Race to the Top stimulus funds, SFUSD will have to base teacher evaluations on student standardized test scores. En Español
Parents of low-performing schools aren't prepared to support the shutting down of the schools, one of the four options for low-achieving schools.
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High-performing Moscone Elementary School struggles with fewer resources as the state and feds direct money to the low performing.
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Local elementary school principals downplay state rankings regardless of result.
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District liaisons increase communication between schools and tutoring companies at most Mission District schools. By ALLISON DAVIS