Welcome to Urban!
Dear 8th Graders and Families:
We are delighted that you are considering The Urban School of San Francisco in your high school search. Urban is an exceptional place for students seeking to ignite a passion for learning and to immerse themselves in meaningful engagement within the classroom and the world. For in-depth information about Urban, check out the following:
- the Urban Curriculum Guide includes detailed descriptions about our programs and courses
- our technology page, including details about our Urban XLabs, BlendEd courses, and more
- our social media page, filled with pictures from our Instagram and Facebook accounts, blogs from our Student Admissions Committee, librarian and College Counseling
- Check on the progress of our North Campus expansion, opening in Fall 2016, and see today's action on the constructioncam!
The process of applying to high schools is involved and can seem overwhelming at times, so it’s important to take it one step at a time. We look forward to supporting you and getting to know you over the course of the next few months!
All application steps, details and components are located on our admissions site Ravenna, and are submitted through the Ravenna-Hub account. After creating a Ravenna-Hub account and profile for your student, you will be able to explore Urban and schedule events and visits on our campus. We will host student visits mid-September through mid-January, as well as Open Houses, optional interviews and parent information sessions starting in October. We hope that you choose to take advantage of these opportunities to come experience Urban!
To begin learning more about our process and application details for admission to the 2016-17 school year, please create your Ravenna-Hub account now! We hope you have a wonderful summer, and we look forward to guiding you and your family through this exciting process in the fall!
Director of Admissions
Lauren Blears Byrne
Assistant Director of Admissions
Admissions Associate & Outreach Coordinator