My City School

My City School is an experience-based learning environment for middle school children for mild to moderate LD students who thrive in an environment that serves their kinesthetic, multi- sensory learning styles such as Dyslexia, ADHD, CAPD, Dysgraphia, 2E (Twice Exceptional), and Dyscalculia.
Our program delivers an individualized curriculum that teaches to and increases the capacity of each child's ability to learn.
My City School allows the child to find their contribution in the world by sparking their motivation and interests, by providing individualized learning techniques that yield significant, measurable growth, and by incorporating strong social-emotional learning throughout the program.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild to moderate Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, ADD, ADHD, 2E
Year Founded2013
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students11 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade My City School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size11 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$33,000
Admissions DirectorJennifer Larson

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Climbing, Martial ArtsBasketballClimbing,
Martial Arts

School Notes

  • My City School spends the first three weeks of school exploring children`s strongest intelligences and then creating activities that allow children to use those individual strengths to learn.Students learn to develop confidence in their capabilities at My City School. 
  • The foundation of personality is built on confidence and self-esteem. Feeling competent develops confidence which leads to developing positive self-esteem. When children feel competent they will be willing to explore their world which results in learning. At MCS, we help to strengthen this confidence that allows them to thrive.
  • MCS offers up to five free workshops a year for the community, parents, educators etc. that teach additional ways to reach students and make learning easier. Sharing our program and skills with the community allows us to make a move towards changing education for those with Learning Differences, and furthering the belief that education should be made accessible to all.

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to My City School is St. John Of San Francisco Orthodox Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bais Menachem Yeshiva Day School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mother Goose School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-8 | 49 students
    0 miles
    834 28th Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 636-9770
    0 K-8
    49
  • San Francisco
    San Francisco Pacific Academy
    San Francisco Pacific Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8
    0.4 miles
    3301 Balboa Street
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 800-0730
    0.4 K-8
    n/a
  • San Francisco
    Grades: K-12 | 46 students
    0.5 miles
    6210 Geary Blvd
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 221-3484
    0.5 K-12
    46
  • San Francisco
    St. Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 214 students
    0.5 miles
    5950 Geary Blvd
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 875-1956
    0.5 K-8
    214
  • San Francisco
    Mother Goose School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 94 students
    0.7 miles
    334 28th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 221-6133
    0.7 NS-K
    94

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