Sherman Elementary School

Tel: (415)749-3530
Grades: KG-5

413 students

Sherman Elementary School serves 413 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Sherman Elementary School operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 413 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has increased by 5% over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
22:1
American Indian
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1%
Asian
38%
11%
Hispanic
12%
52%
Black
6%
7%
White
30%
26%
Unknown
14%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.74
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program. 41%
10%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 55,751 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name San Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
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Number of Students Managed 55,751
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District Total Revenue n/a
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District Spending n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Galileo High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Marina Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spring Valley Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Recommended November 04, 2007 - The school has very stringent academics and good quality music and extracurriculars and principal. We were disappointed with the first grade teacher Jeremiah Jeffries because he was very lazy. Except for that, it is a very good school. - Posted by Parent

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