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Learn about school events & special projects & make new friends! Translation in Spanish & Chinese available at all meetings.

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Monroe is a happy, multilingual and multicultural K-5 school offering three academically aligned language programs. Monroe is flourishing with the help of talented teachers and staff, energized parent groups, special grants and school beautification projects.

Come see it for yourself!

Monroe is proud of its three Academic Programs:

  • Spanish Two-Way Immersion Program
  • Cantonese Bilingual Program
  • English Language Development Program


Quick Facts:

260 Madrid Street
San Francisco, CA 94112

Tel: 469-4736
Fax: 469-4070

Principal: Benjamin Salas
Assistant Principal: Jenny Gibson

SIZE: 557 students

Mon, Weds-Fri: 8:25 am – 2:25 pm (K); 2:40 pm (1-3); 2:45 pm(4-5)
Tues: early dismissal at 1:25 pm

Mon-Thur: white shirt or blouse, navy blue pants, skirt, shorts or jumper, navy blue sweater or sweatshirt.
Friday: free dress.

TOURS: Tours are given Tuesdays & Wednesdays starting in early October. Please click here for more info.

Latest News

Welcome Back Letter from Principal Salas

Hello Monroe Families, We hope you had a wonderful summer and are enjoying the last few days before school starts again on Monday, August 15th. You should receive a Welcome Back letter in the mail this week from Principal Salas, but in the meantime, it is also posted to the site under the Prinicipal’s Message. […]

Parents and Staff Soccer Game this Sunday

MONROE PARENTS AND STAFF: Join us for a FUN game of soccer & potluck in the park  It’s our turn to play! Sunday, May 14th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Cayuga Park, 301 Naglee Ave. (at Cayuga) Street parking is available on Alemany Street above the park. There is a path that leads you […]

This Sat, May 7th – Garden Work Day and Community BBQ

Last GARDEN WORK DAY of the school year Join Natalie and members of the P.T.A. Garden Committee this Saturday, May 7th, from 3-5 p.m. as we work on the garden and area green spaces. It’s our last work day of the year and an important time to get things in place for summer. COMMUNITY BBQ / […]

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