De Marillac Academy

Tel: (415)552-5220
Grades: 5 - 9 | 82 students
De Marillac Academy is an educational family that provides an innovative, comprehensive and accessible Catholic education in the Vincentian and Lasallian traditions for children from underserved, low-income families in the Tenderloin and other at-risk communities in San Francisco.
A De Marillac education emphasizes reading, written and oral communication, math, science, social studies, and religion.
Students typically enter De Marillac below grade level, but the school bridges educational deficits with an intensive educational curriculum designed to prepare graduates to compete successfully in demanding high school environments.
Additionally, De Marillac partners with Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory and Catholic Youth Organization to provide a mandatory summer school and summer camp program.
The California Pacific Medical Center and the University of San Francisco also support De Marillac’s counseling and health and wellness programs.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 9

Student Body

Total Students 82 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade De Marillac Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is AltSchool SOMA (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Discovery Center School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • San Francisco
    Grades: 6-8 | 24 students
    0.5 miles
    1245 Folsom St
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    (415)494-9187
    0.56-8
    24
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 1270 students
    0.6 miles
    1055 Ellis St
    San Francisco, CA 94109
    (415)775-6626
    0.69-12
    1270
  • San Francisco
    Grades: PK-12 | 16 students
    0.6 miles
    1442 Fulton Street, Upstairs
    San Francisco, CA 94117
    (415)724-7458
    0.6PK-12
    16
  • San Francisco
    Grades: PK-KG | 88 students
    0.6 miles
    1187 Franklin St
    San Francisco, CA 94109
    (415)441-7691
    0.6PK-KG
    88
  • San Francisco
    Presidio Knolls School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-1 | 207 students
    0.6 miles
    250 10th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94103
    (415)202-0770
    0.6PK-1
    207

School Reviews

hello my name is david adeniyi am 13yrs old Iam interested in this school , Because i want to study abroad and i also play basketball well pls help me to come to your school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 08/30/14
Iam interested in this school , Because i want to study abroad and Iam in 9 class.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 06/07/14

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