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Sunset Elementary School

School code number: 750
Grade level: K-5
Hours: 8:40 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.

1920 41st Avenue, San Francisco, CA, 94116
Neighborhood: Outer Sunset
Phone: 415-759-2760
Fax: 415-759-2729
Principal: Rosina Tong

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Sunset's school building Outdoor courtyard

Sunset School is a diverse community of engaged and joyful learners. We are committed to providing the highest academic standards in a safe and nurturing environment that affords all students the opportunity to succeed in the 21st century. Sunset community takes advantage of every opportunity to refine school practices so that everyone can learn, achieve, and succeed together. Teachers embrace best teaching practices to stay abreast of Common Core State Standards, interdisciplinary teaching strategies, differentiation for all learners, and professional academic learning. Sunset is an inclusive community and provides access and equity to all students to ensure that social justice and academic growth are a reality at Sunset. With a comprehensive curriculum addressing everyone’s needs, the students are challenged in and out of the classroom to achieve success through STEAM activities including Outdoor Science, Technology, and Visual and Performing Arts. Parent and community involvement is vital to the school’s success.

This school feeds into:

A.P. Giannini Middle School

School Tours

Thursdays at 9:00 am from Oct. to Jan. Call 759-2760 to schedule an appointment for a school tour.


None. SFUSD dress/appearance standards.

School Meals

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Afterschool supper

Before-school programs

The Stonestown Family YMCA offers a fee-based on-site program for all students before school beginning at 7:00 am-8:25 am.

Afterschool programs

In partnership with the Sunset Neighborhood Beacon Center, this on-site ExCEL after school program is offered for students in grades K-5 from 2:40 pm until 6:00 pm. The emphasis is on academics, enrichment, and homework support.

Special Education Programs

  • Moderate/severe with autism focus
  • Resource specialist program (RSP)

Student Support Programs

  • Social worker

Arts Enrichment

  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Gardening
  • Performing arts
  • Visual arts
  • Other
Instrumental Music, SF Ballet, AIM Symphony Ensemble Groups

School Day Academic Enrichment

  • Computer carts
  • Playworks
  • Project-based learning
  • STEAM (science; technology; engineering; arts; mathematics)