Welcome New Families!

Welcome to Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy!

You’re about to join a great little school in San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood. The information on this page will help you ease into the new school year this Fall.

Sign Up for School Communication


Join Us at Upcoming Events

  • Harvey Milk and Cookies event: Saturday, March 30, 2024 from 1-3 pm. Meet our kindergarten teachers and principal and tour a kindergarten classroom. Bring the whole family!
  • Kindergarten Orientation: TBA
  • First Day of School: Monday, August 19, 2024
  • Principal’s Chat: Immediately following morning circle on the first day of school
  • Back-to-School Night: Beginning of September

Sign Up for the Before School and After School Program.  Please sign up ASAP so that YMCA can staff appropriately for the fall semester!

Get a Jump Start on Supporting Harvey Milk

  • Fund crucial classroom supplies through our DonorsChoose.org page.
  • Support the school through your everyday shopping at Rainbow Grocery, Sports Basement, Mollie Stone’s, and other businesses!  Learn about shopping for Harvey Milk.
  • Learn about our community events and sign up to volunteer.  Let us know about special skills or talents that might be helpful to the school by filling out this Google form.

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