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:

Read our Welcome to Harvey Milk Brochure



Sign Up for School Communication



Join Us at Upcoming Events

  • Annual Spring Carnival, Saturday April 20, 12-3pm, HMCRA School Yard
  • Kindergarten Summer Playdates, Saturday June 22 and Saturday July 20, Douglass Playground, 26th St and Douglass St
  • Kindergarten Orientation: Saturday August 17, 11:30am-12:30pm, Cafeteria and Rooms 111 & 113
  • Back to School Picnic: Saturday August 17, 1-3pm, HMCRA School Yard
  • First Day of School: Monday, August 19, 9:30am, HMCRA School Yard
  • Principal’s Chat: Monday, August 19, 9:45-10:30am, HMCRA Cafeteria
  • Back-to-School Night: Beginning of September, Cafeteria and Classrooms


Sign Up for the Before School Program 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


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