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About This School

Lau (Gordon J.) Elementary School is a public elementary school in San Francisco. The principal of Lau (Gordon J.) Elementary School is Dr. Dennis Chew and can be contacted at callejasm@sfusd.edu. 670 students go to Lau (Gordon J.) Elementary School and identify primarily as Asian, Multiracial, and Filipino. 68% of the Lau (Gordon J.) Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 89% of the 670 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lau (Gordon J.) Elementary School is 18:1. Parker (Jean) Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Languages Taught

    • Cantonese
    • Japanese
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian 85% 41%
Multiracial 3% %
Filipino 2% 6%
Unspecified 2% 5%
Hispanic 11% 23%
White, non-Hispanic 0.8% 11%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.6%
Pacific Islander 0.3% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.2% 12%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 56447%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 56%
Limited English proficiency 68% 31%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    I love this school so much! This school was the best one that I went to I had so many good teachers there and I loved the parade.

  • (3 years ago)

    I went to this school and all of the teachers are really nice! They really care about you! There are many activities too!

  • (6 years ago)

    My daughter started going to this school this year. She is in the Spanish Immersion program. I am very impressed with the principal and her leadership. This school need more support i.e. more students for the Spanish program and probably more parents to get involved. It is easy to get accepted here and it is in the centere of the city!

  • (6 years ago)

    It is a wonderful learning environment. The teachers and staff truly care about the children.

  • (8 years ago)

    This is the best school for my children.The teachers are very nice not like the other schools.And I hope the parade will turn out great.And good luck with the parade!

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