SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – San Francisco is set to open its first new school in ten years.
Next Monday, 200 new sixth graders will attend orientation day at Willie Brown Junior Middle School.READ MORE: Bay Area Health Workers Cheer Newly-Approved 1-Shot Johnson & Johnson Vaccine
They’re still putting the finishing touches on the campus in the Silver Terrace neighborhood.READ MORE: Antioch Gas Station Shooting Leaves Man Suffering Life-Threatening Injuries
This is a STEM school, meaning that it will focus on teaching Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.
The building itself is designed to be one of the “greenest” facilities in the city.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Rally in San Mateo to Denounce Violence Against Asian Americans
District officials say the aim is to give students an education comparable to one they’d receive at a private school.