Jefferson Elementary School

More about this school

  • School Type

    Elementary School, K-5
  • Estimated Enrollment

  • Principal

    • Dr. Kim Gilmore
  • Hours

    Mo - Fr: 9:00 am-2:30 pm

    We are currently in Distance Learning with school hours from 9am-2:30** until April 19th (K-2 & SDC) and April 26th (3rd-5th Grades). 

    Subject to change.  All site changes will be communicated through ParentVue.  

  • School Tour

    We are currently in Distance Learning and not offering school tours at this time. 

    More information regarding school tours will be provided at a later date. 

  • This School Feeds Into

  • Neighborhood

    Inner Sunset
  • School Bus

  • School Meals

    Breakfast, Lunch
  • School Code

  • About Jefferson Elementary School

    Jefferson Elementary is a large school with a small school feel. Jefferson's unique location allows for dynamic partnerships with the greater community and the enhancement of educational opportunities for both students and teachers. The teachers and staff at Jefferson are curious learners who are passionate about delivering meaningful and authentic learning. Students come to Jefferson with a range of talents and interests that are enhanced by the numerous educational programs and Jefferson traditions. The Arts and Sciences are key strengths that directly impact student success, as well as peer mentoring and buddy programs. With a diverse student population, Jefferson takes a holistic approach and continuously focuses on differentiating instruction that meets the needs of each student. Students leave Jefferson as well-rounded citizens with skills to visualize and create a future of success for themselves and their community.

  • Before School Programs

    7:45 to 8:40 a.m. **Currently not available during Distance Learning**
  • After School Programs

    SFUSD Early Education Department Out of School Time (OST) Program: K-5th grade **Changes during Distance Learning** For more information regarding OST, please contact their administrator, Mary Lin (updated contact information coming soon)
  • Special Education Programs

    • Resource Specialist Program Services
    • Separate class - Mild/moderate with autism focus
    Resource Specialist Program (RSP)
    Autism Focused SDC Classrooms: K-2, 3-5
  • School Day Academic Enrichment

    • Computer carts
    • Education Outside
    • Playworks
    • Project-based learning
  • Arts Enrichment

    • Arts residency
    • Ceramics
    • Choir
    • Dance
    • Gardening
    • Performing arts
    • Visual arts
    Drama, visual arts, ceramics, dance, poetry, Adventures in Music program, San Francisco Opera School Partnership program.

    **Program changes due to Distance Learning, however Arts remain a priority at Jefferson**
  • Student Support Programs

    • Social worker
School Data
Contact Info

Jefferson Elementary School

Grades K-5

1725 Irving Street, San Francisco, CA 94122

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