By AMANDA MARTINEZ
Mission District schools fail to measure up to even the worst schools. . By AMANDA MARTINEZ
Local elementary school principals downplay state rankings regardless of result.
Shooting, unemployment and stings on Muni. But it's not all bad news.
Two very different Mission schools get ready for a merger.
“I went to Horace Mann three times this last week,” says one mother. “What I was most impressed by were the teachers. They are very dedicated. They’ve been here longer than the teachers my kids have at James Lick.
"We've had two original plays here. We're an AVID school," he says referring to a college prep program. "But none of that is measured on standardized tests. It really is unfair."
Ha pasado un año desde que la primaria Buena Vista se integró a la escuela secundaria Horace Mann para crear una escuela K-8. Asimismo, el mal genio durante la mudanza que se escuchó alguna vez en los pasillos ha comenzado a disminuir. Cuando se integraron dos escuelas diferentes con dos diferentes poblaciones de alumnos hace un año, el cambio no...
Over 500 students and their families are expected to march through the Mission District today to declare their commitment to gaining a college education. The annual March to College will begin at 3 p.m. at Buena Vista Horace Mann K-8 at 3351 23rd St. From there, the march will snake along Mission Street and down 20th Street to John O’Connell High School at 2355...