SFUSD

San Francisco Defends Right of Non-Citizens to Vote in School Board Elections

A GOP operative filed a lawsuit challenging a local ordinance granting non-citizens a say in SFUSD races, and the city is fighting back.

Contractor Linked to Teacher Payroll Fiasco Gets Another $2.7M From San Francisco Unified

The San Francisco Unified Board of Education OK’d the contract extension for Infosys just after midnight on Wednesday.

Parents Protest Ouster of SF School Principal Who Repeated Racist Epithet While Speaking to Students

Demonstrators gathered to oppose SFUSD’s decision to reassign Carol Fong from Ulloa Elementary School.

SF Gets to Keep $42M a Year the State Once Tried to Retain for Schools

The assurance comes by way of a court ruling that prevents California from claiming millions of dollars for public K-12 education.

Police Ramp Up Patrols Around SF Schools in Wake of Texas Massacre

While there have been no local threats linked to the Uvalde shooting, SFUSD pointed to “a comprehensive crisis plan” in case of emergency.

Housing, Education in SF Could Get a Big Boost From State’s $97 Billion Budget Surplus

Gov. Newsom’s latest spending plan also includes $18 billion in tax refunds for ‘inflation relief.’

Hayward Superintendent Picked to Lead SF Public Schools

Matt Wayne faces the daunting task of healing a ‘wounded’ district, administrators union president said.

Board of Ed Recap: Layoffs All But Lose Steam, Bond Overseers Demand Transparency, Juneteenth Recognized

In a lengthy public comment period, teachers, students and other community members aired grievances and voiced concerns.

San Franciscans Have Mixed Feelings on Local Schools, Poll Finds

Respondents to a recent poll indicated that they weren’t exactly satisfied with the city’s public education system, but also signaled support for giving schools more money.

Deputy Sup. of SF Public Schools Poised to Leave for Top Education Job in Berkeley District

Enikia Ford Morthel would be the third top administrator to leave SFUSD this year as principals and educators step down.