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SFUSD Refugee and Immigrant Supports in Education (RISE-SF)
Newly arrived refugee and immigrant English Language Learners have particular educational strengths and challenges that necessitate specific supports and programming. RISE-SF supports schools in implementing promising practices for this community.
As a sanctuary school district, SFUSD upholds every young person’s constitutional right to feel safe and supported in school. RISE-SF supports schools in ensuring their communities are aware of their rights and prepared to defend them.
- District Coordinator: Angelina Romano, MSW/PPS | RomanoA@sfusd.edu | 415.890.5324
- Newcomer Services Coordinator: Susana Rivero | RiveroS@sfusd.edu | 415.919.8184