Our District in a Snapshot
SFUSD is the highest performing large urban school district in the state of California. When you become an educator with SFUSD, you have the opportunity to affect students' social and academic development, making an impact in their educational trajectory. You will be joining a team of outstanding and dedicated professionals devoted to improving student achievement, access, and equity.
The District's strategic plan emphasizes making social justice a reality by taking action to educate every child now. Read our Strategic Plan.
Dedicated to Making a Difference In Education
SFUSD is actively looking for educators who will join us in our mission to close the achievement gap and work towards diminishing the predictive power of demographics through the following goals:
Access and Equity: Make social justice a reality by ensuring every student has access to quality teaching and learning.
Achievement: Ensure that every student graduates from high school ready for college, career, and success in the 21st century.
Accountability: Keep our promises to students and families and enlist everyone in the community to join us.
SFUSD has a diverse population of 56,000 students. There are 44 documented languages spoken by our students and 26.5% speak English as a second language.
SFUSD is a data driven district. We take great care to ensure that each school’s staff understands their students' achievement data and have the strategies needed to increase student performance. Our classroom teachers use standards-based curriculum in all subject areas.
SFUSD currently has 251 Nationally Board-Certified Teachers and 363 bilingual classroom teachers. Our teachers have an average of 11 years of experience which contribuates to a broad range of expertise within our schools.