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: COVID Vaccines: 50% Of Eligible Adults Fully Vaccinated In Sonoma County
They’re still putting the finishing touches on the campus in the Silver Terrace neighborhood.READ MORE: Grandparents, Grandkids Share First Hugs Since Pandemic At Palo Alto Retirement Community
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: Crews Respond to 15-Acre Vegetation Fire Burning in Discovery Bay
District officials say the aim is to give students an education comparable to one they’d receive at a private school.