Bessie Carmichael School PreK-8 Filipino Education Center

More about this school

  • School Type

    Early Education, K-8 School, PreK-8
  • Estimated Enrollment

    650
  • Principal

    • Rasheena Bell
  • Assistant Principal

    • Michael Brown
    • Charlotte Pickett
  • Hours

    Mo - Fr: 8:40 am-2:40 pm
  • School Tour

    We're happy to show you around—give us a call!

  • Neighborhood

    South of Market
  • School Bus

    94130, 94102
  • School Meals

    Breakfast, Lunch
  • School Code

    449
Overview
  • About Bessie Carmichael School PreK-8 Filipino Education Center

    Our Vision:

    At Bessie we are antiracist educators who are committed to providing each and every students with a balance of meaningfully rigorous social-emotional and academic learning experiences so that they leave Bessie Pk-8 high school, college and career ready.

    Our Priorities:

    We are driven by our 3 Ls:

    1. Linked through Love
    2. Literacy for Liberation
    3. Lifelong Learning

    Our Ls inform how we approach instruction, professional development and community partnerships.

    We are incredibly proud of our rich history and SoMa roots.  We can't wait to meet you!

Programs
  • After School Programs

    Bessie Carmichael Afterschool -Mission Graduates Beacon and Galing Bata -United Playaz Program (off-site) -West Bay Filipino Multi-Service Center After-school Program (off-site) -SFUSD Early Education Department Out of School Time Program: PreK only, 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., 415-615-8450.
  • Language Programs

    • Filipino Foreign Language in Elementary School (FLES) Program
  • Special Education Programs

    • Resource Specialist services
  • School Day Academic Enrichment

    • Computer carts
    • Education Outside
    • English literacy interventionist
    • STEAM (science; technology; engineering; arts; mathematics)
  • Arts Enrichment

    • Arts residency
    • Music program
    • STEAM
    • Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA)
  • Student Support Programs

    • Student adviser
    • Social worker
    • On-site nurse
    • Mentoring
    • Instructional coach
    • Family liaison
    • Counselor
    • AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)
School Data
Contact Info
  • Address

    375 7th Street (PK-5 Campus) , 824 Harrison St. (6-8 Campus), San Francisco, CA, 94103
  • Phone Number

    415-615-8441 (PK-5); 415-291-7983 (6-8)
  • Fax Number

    415-355-7683

Bessie Carmichael PreK-8 Filipino Education Center

Grades PreK-8

375 7th St. (PK-5 campus), 824 Harrison St. (6-8 campus), San Francisco, CA 94103

Get directions

8:40 a.m. - 2:40 p.m.