Read the principal’s August 2021 Orientation and Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year.

Click here for the Monroe Bell Schedule 2021-22.

Read the principal’s July 2021 welcome letter here.

Join us on campus for an open house on Saturday, August 7, between 10:00am and 2:00 pm.


We are a Parentsquare School! Monroe has an active PTA and an email group that allows us all to stay in touch, share valuable information and ask questions of the larger school community!

Please join Parentsquare here!


General Information

First day of school is Monday, August 16.

School starts at 8:40 am and ends at 2:55 pm.

Class lists will be posted on August 7 outside the main office and on ParentSquare.


Before School Program –

Mission YMCA offers a Before School program at Monroe.

After School programs – Click here to see our programs and get more information.

School Holidays / School Year Camps


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 Biliteracy Program
  • English Language Development Program

Quick Facts:

260 Madrid Street
San Francisco, CA 94112

Tel: 415-469-4736
Fax: 415-469-4070

Principal: Dr. Thor Boucher

SIZE: 557 students

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:40 am – 2:55 pm 

Wednesday: 8:40 am – 1:40 pm

Dress Policy
Mon-Fri: Please note that Monroe no longer has a uniform policy.

TOURS: Tours are given Tuesday mornings from 8:30am-9:15am and run October – January. Please click here for more info.


Past news:Family Communication SY 2020-2021

2020-21 Monroe Virtual Art Exhibition (Padlet)IH

Black History Month Presentations
Video Here