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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 127 public schools in San Francisco Unified School District, serving 59,944 students.
  • Public schools in San Francisco Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in San Francisco Unified School District are Lowell High School, Chinese Immersion School At Deavila and Mission Preparatory. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sfusd.edu
School District Phone Number(415) 241-6000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools127 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students59,944 Students6,196,093 Students
# of Teachers2,814 Teachers264,750 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1

District Comparison

  • San Francisco Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of San Francisco Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of San Francisco Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of San Francisco Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.750.64
# of American Indian Students213 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students21,150 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
35%
12%
# of Hispanic Students18,698 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
31%
54%
# of Black Students5,060 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
9%
5%
# of White Students8,499 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
14%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students592 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students5,732 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,163530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,597455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,443454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,373446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,465465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,499470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:4,100484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:4,105474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:4,135472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:7,462493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,559481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,497473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,546485,844
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,136 is higher than the state average of $10,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,995 is higher than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$691 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of San Francisco Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$797 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of San Francisco Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,136$10,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in San Francisco Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,995$10,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in San Francisco Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

San Francisco Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Academy - Sf @mcateer Alternative School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    555 Portola Dr.
    San Francisco, CA 94131
    (415) 695-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 359 students
  • Alamo Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    250 23rd Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 750-8456

    Grades: K-5 | 526 students
  • Alvarado Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 20%
    625 Douglas St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 695-5695

    Grades: K-5 | 510 students
  • Aptos Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    105 Aptos Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94127
    (415) 469-4520

    Grades: 6-8 | 948 students
  • Argonne Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    680 18th Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 750-8460

    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
  • Asawa (ruth) Sf School Of The Arts A Public School Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 20%
    555 Portola Dr.
    San Francisco, CA 94131
    (415) 695-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 756 students
  • Balboa High School Math: 38% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1000 Cayuga Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 469-4090

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,271 student
  • Brown Junior (willie L) Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2055 Silver Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94122
    (415) 642-8901

    Grades: 6-8 | 382 students
  • Bryant Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2641 25th St.
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 695-5780

    Grades: K-5 | 215 students
  • Buena Vista/ Horace Mann K-8 Math: 28% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3351 23rd St.
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 695-5881

    Grades: K-8 | 589 students
  • Burton (phillip And Sala) Academic High School Math: 22% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 Mansell St.
    San Francisco, CA 94134
    (415) 469-4550

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,063 student
  • Carmichael (bessie)/fec Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    375 Seventh St.
    San Francisco, CA 94103
    (415) 355-6916

    Grades: K-8 | 622 students
  • Carver (george Washington) Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1360 Oakdale Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94124
    (415) 330-1540

    Grades: K-5 | 167 students
  • Chavez (cesar) Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    825 Shotwell St.
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 695-5765

    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
  • Chin (john Yehall) Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    350 Brd.way St.
    San Francisco, CA 94133
    (415) 291-7946

    Grades: K-5 | 267 students
  • Chinese Education Center Math: ≤10% | Reading: PS%
    657 Merchant St.
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    (415) 291-7918

    Grades: K-5 | 59 students
  • Chinese Immersion School At Deavila Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 1%
    1250 Waller St.
    San Francisco, CA 94117
    (415) 241-6325

    Grades: K-5 | 376 students
  • City Arts And Technical High School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    325 La Grande Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 841-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 288 students
  • Clarendon Alternative Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 10%
    500 Clarendon Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94131
    (415) 759-2796

    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
  • Cleveland Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    455 Athens St.
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 469-4709

    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
  • Cobb (william L.) Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2725 California St.
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 749-3505

    Grades: K-5 | 126 students
  • Cooper (sarah B.) Children Center
    940 Filbert St.
    San Francisco, CA 94133
    (415) 749-3550

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Creative Arts Charter Charter School
    Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1601 Turk St.
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 749-3509

    Grades: K-8 | 436 students
  • Denman (james) Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    241 Oneida Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 469-4535

    Grades: 6-8 | 833 students
  • Downtown High School Alternative School
    Math: <50%
    693 Vermont St.
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    (415) 695-5860

    Grades: 9-12 | 169 students
  • Drew (charles) College Preparatory Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    50 Pomona Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94124
    (415) 330-1526

    Grades: K-5 | 178 students
  • Edison Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3531 22nd St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 970-3330

    Grades: K-8 | 734 students
  • El Dorado Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    70 Delta St.
    San Francisco, CA 94134
    (415) 330-1537

    Grades: K-5 | 207 students
  • Everett Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    450 Church St.
    San Francisco, CA 94114
    (415) 241-6344

    Grades: 6-8 | 681 students
  • Fairmount Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    65 Chenery St.
    San Francisco, CA 94131
    (415) 695-5669

    Grades: K-5 | 374 students
  • Feinstein (dianne) Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2550 25th Ave.
    San Francisco, CA 94116
    (415) 615-8460

    Grades: K-5 | 494 students
  • Five Keys Adult School (sf Sheriff's) Charter School
    70 Oak Grove
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    (415) 734-3310

    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
  • Five Keys Charter (sf Sheriff's) Charter School
    1 Moreland Dr.
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    (415) 734-3310

    Grades: 9-12 | 354 students
  • Five Keys Independence High School (sf Sheriff's) Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    70 Oak Grove
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    (415) 734-3310

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,203 students
  • Flynn (leonard R.) Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3125 Cesar Chavez St.
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 695-5770

    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
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