James Lick Middle School

More about this school

  • School Type

    Middle School, 6-8
  • Estimated Enrollment

    450
  • Principal

    • Ruby De Tie
  • Assistant Principal

    • Cephus Johnson
    • Kiara Herrera
  • Hours

    Mo - Tu: 9:30 am-4:00 pm
    We: 9:30 am-2:15 pm
    Th - Fr: 9:30 am-4:00 pm
  • Uniforms Policy

    No school uniform- SFUSD dress code policy
  • Neighborhood

    Noe Valley
  • School Bus

    94107, 94124
  • School Meals

    Breakfast, Lunch, After School Supper
  • School Code

    634
Overview
  • About James Lick Middle School

    Home of the Bulldogs! We are a diverse, comprehensive middle school in the heart of Noe Valley with a thriving Spanish Immersion and Visual and Performing Arts Program.  

    Our Vision: The James Lick Middle School community will work passionately to provide all students the relevant experiences necessary to fully develop their true, authentic selves and to prepare them for whatever challenges lay ahead.  JLMS students will use their strengths, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills to become successful agents of change within their diverse communities.

    Watch this video to learn more about our school!

    Please also visit our PTSA Website to learn about our parent community. 

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Programs
  • After School Programs

    Jamestown Community Center supports the after-school program offered at JLMS. During the 2018/2019 school year, JLMS launched our first year as a Beacon site with increased academic and enrichment programs both in our after-school program and during the school day.
  • Language Programs

    • Spanish Secondary Dual Language Program
  • Special Education Programs

    • Resource Specialist Program Services
    • Separate class - Mild/moderate
    • SOAR (Success, Opportunity, Achievement, Resiliency formerly known as ED or Emotionally Disturbed)
  • School Day Academic Enrichment

    • Academic counseling
    • College tours and visits
    • Outdoor education program
    • Technology teacher
  • Arts Enrichment

    • Band
    • Ceramics
    • Coding
    • Computers
    • Dance
    • Drama
    • Instrumental music
    • Music program
    • Performing arts
    • STEAM
    • Theater
    • Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA)
    • Visual arts
  • Student Support Programs

    • After-school tutorials
    • AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)
    • College planning
    • Counselor
    • Family liaison
    • Family support specialist
    • Health and wellness center
    • Instructional coach
    • Mental health consultant
    • Mentoring
    • On-site nurse
    • Social worker
    • Speech pathologist
    • Therapist
  • College Counseling

    • Academic counseling
    • College tours and visits
    • Japanese Community Youth Council (JCYC)
School Data

Application Data

General education entry grade seats per application: 34%
  • School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

    School Accountability Report Cards (SARCs) are required by state law and are intended to provide families with important information.

  • Social-Emotional and Culture Climate Report

    SFUSD annually surveys families and school staff on a range of school climate indicators that have been found to predict positive student academic achievement. The social-emotional learning of students in grades 4-12 is also assessed.

  • 2018-2019 School Accountability Highlights

    Published annually by SFUSD to provide access to key data points and three-year trends related to student achievement and school culture-climate. The highlights are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Filipino, and Vietnamese.
  • 2018-2020 School Balanced Scorecard (BSC)

    A two-year plan each school creates with families, students and community members that details the school's goals and priorities.
Contact Info

James Lick Middle School

Grades 6-8

1220 Noe Street, San Francisco, CA, 94114

Get directions

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.