Spruce Elementary School 501 Spruce Ave, South San Francisco, CA94080 Spruce Elementary School is housed in a near-century-old school building on Spruce Avenue. The school offers a family…More literacy program and also helps to enroll students in several neighborhood-wide after-school programs. A majority of the students are categorized as English-language learners.
Los Cerritos Elementary School 210 W Orange Ave, South San Francisco, CA94080 More than 300 K-5 students attend Los Cerritos Elementary School, which has been educating students at its current site…More for 60-plus years. The school has a cafeteria, art room and library. Numerous outreach programs bring community volunteers into the classrooms.
Ponderosa Elementary School 295 Ponderosa Rd, S San Fran, CA94080 Ponderosa Elementary enrolls over 400 students between kindergarten and fifth grade on a roomy, attractive campus. Its…More students test above their counterparts in the district and state in math and reading. Ponderosa met its Adequate Yearly Progress criteria in all categories in the 2008-2009 school year.
Martin Elementary School 35 School St, South San Francisco, CA94080 This elementary school enrolls just over 400 students between kindergarten and the fifth grade. Set against the San…More Bruno Mountain, with colorful murals on the outside walls, it's a cheerful-looking place. A large sports field gives children a place to run around and enjoy physical education. The school puts particular emphasis on language instruction, as a majority of the students are English learners.
The Children's Center is a preschool and before and after-school facility funded by the school district and the…More state. The preschool has sites at both Spruce and Martin Elementary Schools for children from three-and-a-half to five years old, while the before and after-school program is available only at Spruce for first through fifth graders. Both full and half-day options are available for preschoolers, while the elementary program provides academic support and enrichment in science, music and art from 7am to 6pm on school days.
The Children's Center is aimed at low-income families, and families must qualify before enrolling their children.
Eskridge Before & After School Academy Child Care 120 El Campo Dr, South San Francisco, CA94080 Eskridge provides child care services for children before and after school at Buri Buri Elementary School. It has…More another affiliated child care center that operates out of a nearby home.
Sunshine Gardens Elementary School 1200 Miller Ave, South San Francisco, CA94080 Sunshine Gardens enrolls over 400 students between kindergarten and fifth grade. The school encourages family…More involvement in education through regular special events and a parental outreach program that helps parents understand how to aid their children in learning. Students test ahead of the district and state in math proficiency.
New Hope Community Church 100 Arden Ave, South San Francisco, CA94080 Pastor John A. Withers leads this Assemblies of God congregation just around the corner from Martin Elementary School.…More There is a weekly Sunday service, as well as a regular mid-week service.
Hope United Methodist Church 115 El Campo Dr, South San Francisco, CA94080 Pastor Mark C. Cordes leads the Hope United Methodist Church, which occupies a large building across from Buri Buri…More Elementary School. The congregation emphasizes diversity and welcomes newcomers. In addition to a large sanctuary, the church building has several other rooms for functions.
Family Service Agency of San Mateo County 1200 Miller Ave, South San Francisco, CA94080 For over 60 years the Family Service Agency has been serving San Mateo County. With a diverse staff of approximately…More 200, Family Service Agency offers community-building programs for children and adults seven days a week in English, Spanish and other languages as necessary, such as Family Service Counseling Services, Family Loan Center, the Mature Worker Program, the Senior Peer Counseling Program and the Volunteer Ride Program. Family Service also offers after-school programs at the Miller Avenue location. The after-school program is located in the Sunshine Gardens Elementary School.