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K/1 Go Camping!

Thursday March 9th the entire K/1 – about 65 kids and their chaperones – went camping to Rob Hill Campground in the Presidio. This is a community building activity that SFC has participated in for years now and we all value. It’s part of the CAP (Camping at the Presidio), a program that is designed to get urban kids outside and explore the beauty of
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Black History Celebration

At the Friday assembly last week, SFC held a special celebration of Black History Month and it’s rich history as well as our African American Honor Roll Students. The day started with recognition of SFC grey foxes who were honored for holding up SFC virtues. Congrats to all the students who continue to do their best every day. Then, our beloved Mary then explained
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Ms. May’s Kinder – Project Open House

At SFC’s fall Project Open House on Dec 13th, Ms. May’s Kindergarten students had their first experience of presenting what they have learned this semester. They learned to be scientists! They learned to ask questions and make observations. They learned about their five senses. They took it even further to learn all about force and motion and friction. It was amazing to hear their
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Project Open House on December 13

The students and staff at San Francisco Community School invite you to our K-8 Fall Project Open House Tuesday, December 13 at 5:30 pm Project Titles: K/1: How to Be a Scientist 2/3: Cooking Up Some Science 4/5: Voice, Power and the Government 6-8: Inventions that Matter! Classroom presentations 5:30-6:35 pm followed by cookies and milk in the cafeteria Come see our students present what
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SFC Reflection Wall

Since the November 8th Presidential election, SFC has created a Reflection Wall for our community to express their feelings.  This is showing to be a very powerful expression of what our kids, staff and parents feel during this time of change in our country.  It is continuing to grow.  Some of the recent posts are paragraphs that our 4/5 classes have done. This is
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Bay Area Discovery Museum comes to SFC Kindergarten!

On Wednesday November 30th, The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) came to SFC and Ms. May’s Kindergarten class.  This was a part of a STEM workshop they offer to students.  As the students prepare for their Project Open House (Tues, Dec 13th at 5:30 @ SFC) they are learning to be scientists!  The lesson today was in physics – learning force and motion.  The main
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K/1 Attend the Academy of Sciences!

Last Wednesday, October 26th all four of the K/1 classes had a field trip to The California Academy of Science.  The students are learning to be scientist and to explore the world around them using their five senses. We took a bus there and back.  When we got there we broke up into small groups and explored all over the Academy.  There is so
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Whole School Picnic 2016

On Friday October 7th the entire SFC community – Kindergarten thru 8th grade, staff and families – descended on Crocker Amazon Park for the 2016 Whole School Picnic. The picnic is one of SFC’s annual traditions and an amazing day for community building. Community is one of SFC’s virtues and something we all value and spend time cultivating. The classes left SFC in the morning
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Ms. May’s Kindergarten Writing Celebration

Today the Kindergartners at SFC shared their writing with the families that were there to show support. The youngest of our SFC community have been learning what it means to be a “Super Writer.” This isn’t about always using the correct spelling of the word but just the idea and effort behind their story. We are SUPER Writers! We write words! (me and the)
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SFC’s Fantastic Foxes for Friday Aug 26th

Every Friday morning SFC has an assembly where the students and teachers come together as a community and recognize individuals who stand out for the week because they upheld one of our SFC Virtues.  We call these students a “Fantastic Fox” after our mascot the Grey Fox.  Every week there will be a new Fantastic Fox for each grade level moving forward. The middle schoolers
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