More about this school

  • School Type

    Elementary School, K-5
  • Estimated Enrollment

  • Principal

    • Julie Alderete
  • Hours

    Mo - Fr: 9:30 am-3:30 pm
  • School Tour

    Please plan to visit our booth at the upcoming Enrollment Fair to learn about the school and meet the principal.

    We will open up sign-ups/reservations for tours immediately after the Enrollment Fair.

    Please check back for more information on Oct. 20.

  • This School Feeds Into

  • Neighborhood

    Haight Ashbury
  • School Meals

    Breakfast, Lunch, After School Supper
  • School Code

  • About New Traditions Creative Arts Elementary School

    As a student-centered school, we take pride in ourselves as a community that focuses on creative, meaningful, and rigorous instruction. We consistently prioritize the Arts and we recognize the positive effects of a well rounded education. Our high achievement levels are only possible because of the connection and interdependence of families, staff and students working together. Our parent community is actively involved and invested in the development of our students’ academic and social skills.

    Our PTA works hard to support the following priorities:

    • Daily English Language Development for all English Learners K-5
    • Literacy Intervention (RTI) for grades K-5 Education
    • Outside Partnership
    • Ceramics Teacher
    • Music Teacher
  • Before School Programs

    YMCA provides care for students starting at 7:30am.
  • After School Programs

    YMCA: 3:30 to 6:15 p.m.  Also PTA-sponsored activities such as Spanish, chess, ceramics, yoga, and drama.
  • Special Education Programs

    • Resource Specialist services
  • School Day Academic Enrichment

    • Computer carts
    • Education Outside
    • English literacy interventionist
    • Tutoring in school
  • Arts Enrichment

    • Performing arts
    • Visual arts
    • Cooking or home economics
    • Arts residency
    • Ceramics
    • Choir
    • Dance
    • Drumming
    • Gardening
    • Writing or poetry
  • Student Support Programs

    • Student adviser
    • Social worker
    • Mentoring
School Data
  • 2017-2018 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.
  • 2017-2018 School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

    School Accountability Report Cards (SARCs) are required by state law and are intended to provide families with important information about each public school.
  • 2018-2020 Balanced Scorecard (BSC)

    A two-year plan each school creates with families, students and community members that details the school's goals and priorities.
  • 2017-2018 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.
Contact Info
  • Address

    2049 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA, 94117
  • Phone Number

  • Fax Number

  • Email
  • Website

New Traditions Creative Arts Elementary School

Grades K-5

2049 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA 94117

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9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.