8th Grade Information

Important 8th grade dates

High school tours and open houses: beginning in September and ongoing; see list of tours/open houses and/or subscribe to Class of 2020 (Counseling) calendar

SFUSD Enrollment Application period open. Applications maybe turned into A.P. Giannini Counseling Office or Educational Placement Center at 555 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102: October 21, 2019 - January 17, 2020

Private School/Parochial applications due: families and students should check with schools for due dates and dates of High School Placement Test (HSPT)

Lowell Applications due to A.P. Giannini Counseling Office or EPC at 555 Franklin Street: Friday, December 13, 2019

SOTA Applications due to SOTA Main Office, 555 Portola Drive, San Francisco, CA 94131 (please see Mr. Jang if you need assistance turning application into SOTA): Friday, December 13, 2019, 3:30 pm

SFUSD 1st round applications due to A.P. Giannini Counseling Office or EPC at 555 Franklin Street: Friday, January 17, 2019

World Language Assessment for high school language placement (in Chinese, Japanese and Spanish): to be scheduled in late February
SFUSD assignment letters sent to students/families: Week of March 23, 2020

Parents/guardians go to newly assigned high schools to register: Weeks of March 23-27 and April 6-10, 2020

SBAC testing window for 8th grade: April 30 - May 8 (tentative)

Promotion practice: Wednesday May 27 afternoon and Thursday, May 28 morning (tentative)

Award ceremony/8th grade dance: Thursday May 28, 2020 afternoon (tentative)

End of year field trip (activity and location to be determined): Friday May 29, 2020 (tentative)

8th grade promotion ceremony at Lincoln High School: Monday, June 1, 2020 1:00-3:00 p.m. (tentative)