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Marina Middle School

School code number: 708
Grade level: 6-8
Hours: 9:30 a.m. late start on Wednesdays

3500 Fillmore Street, San Francisco, CA, 94123
Neighborhood: Marina
Phone: 415-749-3495
Fax: 415-921-7539
Principal: Ginny Daws

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Discover This School

Marina serves approximately 800 students and strives to prepare all students for high school, college and career through a rigorous academic program and a comprehensive array of electives including band, orchestra, computer science, visual arts, drama, journalism, AVID and Introductory Spanish and Mandarin. We have high expectations for all students and focus on challenging students in differentiated learning environments where students have access to technology rich instruction, projects, and a variety of clubs and structured supports integrated into the school day and after school. Secondary Dual Language Program - Cantonese is offered for students continuing in language pathways. All students participate in our exemplary physical education program including units on biking, martial arts, gymnastics, and our fitness lab with stationary bicycles and rowers. We are actively working to increase family engagement through community building, parent/caregiver outreach, and connections with Community Based Organizations.

This school is fed by:

Lau ES, SF Montessori ES, Redding ES, Sherman ES, Spring Valley ES

School Tours

Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. Nov. to Jan.  Call for an appointment.


PE uniforms; dress code in compliance with SFUSD policy

School Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Afterschool supper

Before-school programs


Afterschool programs

3:25-6:25 p.m. ExCel Program provides Academic Support as well as Enrichment and Extracurricular Activities

Language Programs

  • Cantonese Secondary Dual Language Pathway
  • Newcomer Pathway
  • all languages

Student Support Programs

  • AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)
  • College planning
  • Counselor
  • Mentoring
  • Family liaison
  • On-site nurse
  • Social worker


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and field
  • Volleyball

Arts Enrichment

  • Band
  • Drama
  • Guitar
  • Orchestra
  • Visual arts

School Day Academic Enrichment

  • Academic counseling
  • College tours and visits
  • Computer carts
  • Computer lab
  • Journalism
  • STEAM (science; technology; engineering; arts; mathematics)
  • Technology or computer lab
  • Technology teacher

College Counseling/Support Programs

  • Academic counseling
  • College tours and visits