Read-a-Thon Kick Off

On Friday, March 28, from 8:00 - 8:40 a.m., all families are invited to a breakfast and family reading time, complete with bagels, coffee and juice to kick off our Spring Break READ-A-THON. Please come and support the importance of reading every day, even when on vacation. Si, se puede!


Our Schools, Our Voices: Mapping the Way to Success!
Help shape SFUSD’s Local Control Accountability Plan. We want to hear from you! The first two forums are scheduled for April 12 at Aptos Middle School and April 17 at 555 Franklin St. View the if you can't make it for the April 12 forum Continue
Posted by: Kang-Yun Tsai
Published: 4/1/14

MRS. GALLEGOS--Otogenarian with 40 Years of Service is Serenaded by Mariachis
O n Friday evening, March 14, Mrs. Gallegos was duly honored for her 40 years of continual service to César Chávez and she turned 80 years old in January!  Many past and present staff and families attended, including State Assem... Continue
Posted by: Catalina Rico
Published: 3/15/14


Johan Barrios Memorial SK8 Club

The César Chávez Skateboard Club was formed by staff to enrich the lives of children. The club is named for Johan Barrios, a former student, who exemplified the core values of determination and ...more

School Information


825 Shotwell St.
San Francisco, CA 94110

Tel: 415.695.5765
Fax: 415.695.5843


Catalina Rico

Assistant Principal

Emily Grossberg

Community Schools Coordinator

Efrain Barrera

School Secretary

Carol Wood

Senior Clerk

Liliana Lopez


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday:

8:40 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.


8:40 a.m. - 1:40 p.m.

Children must be dropped off and picked up INSIDE the school on the Folsom Street patio, NOT on the street. Kinders are always picked up inside their classrooms.

No supervision BEFORE 8:00 a.m. and AFTER 3:05 PM, and after 1:55 PM on early release Thursdays

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SFUSD Non Discrimination Policy

San Francisco Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from discrimination based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression; or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.

If you believe you have been discriminated against, immediately contact the school site principal and/or Executive Director of the Office of Equity, Ruth Diep, at (415) 355-7334 or diepr@sfusd.edu. A copy of SFUSD’s uniform complaint policy is available upon request.