Jean Parker Elementary (CB)

Jean Parker is a gem of an elementary school located in the picturesque Chinatown/North Beach neighborhood with breathtaking views. The students are high achievers who are well behaved. The school is ranked "excellent" by the California Department of Education. Jean Parker's beautiful building was redesigned in 1996 with elements from the 1911 exceptional number of enrichment programs: visual and performing arts, music - both instrumental and vocal, dance and drama, "Adventures in Music" with the San Francisco Symphony, on-site literary specialists, an extensive field trip program - including a fifth grade overnight camping trip. The school also offers full-inclusion services for Special Education. It offers Chinese Bilingual classes K-3 and has a multilingual staff. Tours are available by appointment.

Test Assessments

Academic Performance Index (API)

  • API Score: 859
  • API Ranking Index: 7

California Standards Test (STAR)

  • STAR Students Scoring Proficient/Above (Math): 83.9 %
  • STAR Students Scoring Proficient/Above (English): 58.7 %
  • STAR Students Scoring Proficient/Above (History): N/A

Student Body

  • Enrollment: 257
  • Student to Teacher Ratio: 17.70
  • Male / Female Ratio: 51.8% M / 48.2% F
  • Diversity Index: 17.00
  • English Language Learners: 75.10
  • Average Daily Attendance: 98.0 %
    • Excused Absences: 1.6 %
    • Unexcused Absences: 0.5 %
  • Immunization Exemptions: 0.0 %
  • Drop-out Rate: N/A

Student Demographics

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  • Total Number of Teachers (FTE): 14.50
  • Average Years of Service: 16.20 years
  • Average Age of Teachers: 45.30 years
  • Average Annual Teacher's Salary: $66,167.00


  • Technology:
    • Total Number of Computers: 80
    • Students per Computer: 3.20
    • Rooms with Internet Access: 13
  • Special Education: 6.2 % of Students
  • GATE: 8.9 % of Students
  • Free or Reduced Lunch: 83.3 % of Students
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Specialty: Coed; Cantonese Biliteracy Pathway

840 Broadway Street
San Francisco, CA 94133


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