Resources to get started for the new school year

New to our schools? First of all, we are happy to have you here in San Francisco’s public schools! You have enrolled your child in one of the highest-performing school districts that believes in educating the whole child, rigorous education standards, and graduating your child ready for college and career in this fast-paced 21st century world.

Here are a few things you can do right now to help you and your child settle in:

  1. Sign up to receive emails about your child's schoolwork and be in touch with teachers on School Loop (have your child's SFUSD ID number handy) 
  2. Find your school's website
  3. Learn about school district policies in our Student and Family Handbook
  4. Find out what's for lunch 
  5. Apply online for free or reduced-price meals—even if you don't need or want them, each completed application helps fund our meal services
  6. Join San Francisco parent organizations you're interested in
  7. To get the latest news and information, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, or sign up for our monthly email newsletter
  8. Subscribe to our calendar so you don't miss an event or a day off