Tag Archives: San Francisco Unified School District

SFUSD superintendent Richard Carranza is optimistic about the future of Mission schools. Photo by Greg Cowley, SFUSD file photo.

New Superintendent an ‘Unabashed Cheerleader’ for SF Schools

The first time Richard Carranza stepped inside a classroom, he didn’t speak a word of English. Now, decades later and armed with years of experience in teaching and education administration, Carranza has full control of...
Chelsi Truancy

Mission District Schools See Decrease in Student Truancy

On average, children in the Mission District perpetually skip class or arrive late to school more frequently than students in the entire school district. Schools in the Mission are also making significant strides to change...

Mission Native Packs for Grad School

Daisey Sanchez enjoys helping people. In the last few years, the Mission District native has helped teach special education classes in public schools in the neighborhood, and this semester she planned her department’s graduation ceremony....
Students board the J-Church next to Mission High School on Church and 18th streets in the Mission District

Where Are the Muni Assistants?

They are supposed to ride the buses afters school to prevent problems, but few have seen them. The cost to the city? $673.556. En Español

School Assignments = Complex Math

Armed with inconclusive data on six options, the S.F. Board of Education works on a redesign for school assignments.