San Francisco Public School Advocates Rally For $60M From Tax WindfallHundreds of San Francisco students and teachers, as well as their supporters, held a lively rally Tuesday afternoon outside of City Hall, as they sought to secure $60 million for their public schools.
San Francisco To Allow Noncitizens To Vote For School BoardSan Francisco will become the largest city in the United States and one of only a handful nationwide to allow noncitizens, including people in the country illegally, to vote in a local election in November.
SFUSD Board Member Seeks End To School Lottery SystemA member of the San Francisco Unified School District’s Board of Education is proposing that the district do away with its school lottery system.
Kids In San Francisco Bilingual Program Struggle Without Bilingual TeacherThe extended absence of a teacher for a San Francisco elementary school's Spanish-English immersion program has left young students struggling to learn with substitute teachers who are not bilingual.
Muni Officials: Service Is Normal On 1st Day Of SchoolA San Francisco Municipal Railway spokesman said bus service is operating on schedule Monday on the first day of the new school year after the city’s school district warned that bus driver shortages could cause delays.
Muni Bus Driver Shortage Prompts Schools' Warning Of Possible DelaysThe San Francisco Unified School District and some individual campuses are warning that local bus service delays could mean delays getting to and from school Monday - the district's first day of classes for the school year.
San Francisco Voters To Weigh New Parcel Tax To Help TeachersMail ballots for the June election going out next week will feature a familiar item for voters: Prop G, a parcel tax to increase pay for teachers.
Judge Reduces Felony Child Abuse Charge For Former SFUSD Teacher To MisdemeanorA San Francisco Superior Court judge Wednesday agreed to reduce a felony child endangerment/abuse charge to a misdemeanor for a former Mission District elementary school teacher accused of dangling a student from a second-floor balcony last December.
San Francisco Woman Arrested For Making School ThreatsA 36-year-old San Francisco woman has been arrested for making violent threats aimed at an elementary school and a school district official.
San Francisco Teacher Arrested For Dangling Student From 2nd Story Balcony A teacher at San Francisco's Marshall Elementary School who was seen dangling a student from a second floor balcony has been arrested on child endangerment charges.
57 Sickened at S.F. Elementary School After Norovirus OutbreakOfficials say an outbreak of norovirus at McKinley Elementary in San Francisco has caused at least 57 people, 53 students and four teachers, to be sick.
SF School Principal Removed For Not Reporting Sexual Assault AllegationsA San Francisco school principal has been fired from his new job after a KPIX 5 investigation showed he was transferred from his previous position for not reporting sexual assault allegations against a teacher.
Former San Francisco Teacher, Coach Accused Of Sexually Assaulting StudentsA former Bay Area high school teacher and coach is being accused of sexually assaulting students while his school district turned a blind eye, allowing the alleged conduct to continue.
San Francisco High School Graduation Rates On The RiseThe high-school graduation rate in the San Francisco Unified School District has risen to a multi-year high.
Hidden Camera Video Shows SF Teachers' Union Rep Bragging About Hitting StudentsA teacher’s union rep was caught on hidden camera admitting he hit a student and got away with it. Now he’s in the hot seat.