Early Dismissal This Friday
Friday, April 14

Early Dismissal Days, as practiced at Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy, occur approximately once per month on Fridays. On these days, students are dismissed at 12:40pm so that teachers and other staff may meet, collaborate and develop methods and programs to improve teaching and student academic achievement.

SSC Meeting
Tuesday, April 11
5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

SSC meets in Room 213. The agenda can be downloaded here:

PFC Meeting
Tuesday, April 11
6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

PFC meets in the Cafeteria. The agenda will be:
  • PFC Updates
  • Vote on the 2017-18 PFC Board
  • Begin 2017-18 Events discussion
This is the 2nd to the last PFC meeting of the school year.

Fill out the SFUSD Family Survey
by Friday, May 5

Please fill out the important SQII Family Survey by Friday, May 5. It is part of the School Quality Improvement Index (SQII) and is one way the SFUSD and the State of California are measuring the Culture and Climate of our Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy. 

  • One survey for HMCRA per family!
  • Will not be used in staff or teacher evaluations.
  • Is completely anonymous. 

Harvey Milk Family Survey link:​ 

Take the HM Family Survey

Harvey Milk Carnival
Saturday, April 22

The Annual Spring Carnival is coming!  Saturday, April 22. You can volunteer to help with the Spring Carnival with these 2 sign up links:

1) Carnival preparations (for donating items)

2) Event volunteer shifts

If you would like to contribute to the food at the Carnival, please send an email to your classroom's Room Parent!  If you are not sure who your classroom's Room Parent is, please email Vashti for more info at  

Here are the approximate food quantities needed:
Kinders:  Fruit trays--  4-5 LARGE BANQUET TRAYS
1st grade: Hot dogs/condiments/buns-- 60-70 DOGS & BUNS/LG CONDIMENTS
2nd grade: Veggie trays-- 3-4 LARGE BANQUET TRAYS
3rd grade: Pizza-- APPROX 10 VEGGIE, 10 PEPPERONI, 15 CHEESE
4th grade: Meatballs (veggie and meat)-- APPROX 3-4 CROCK POTS W/ SAUCE
5th grade: Dinner rolls--  APROX 70 ROLLS 

Please visit our Facebook Event Page for updates and more info:

Fore more info contact Vashti at or Ryan at

Raffle Tickets

Support HMCRA by selling raffle tickets to friends, coworkers and family--the classroom that sells the most wins a pizza party! The drawing places place at the Spring Carnival on April 22.

Prizes include a 40” Roku Smart TV, Hamilton tickets, Warriors tickets, an Oru portable kayak, a professional family photo session and a 32 GB iPad mini. 

Raffle tickets will be going home to families this week. Download the flyer for full details.
Download the flyer for full details.

Junior Ranger Day SF Maritime Historical Park
Saturday, April 15
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hyde Street Pier

Download the flyer:
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