De Marillac Academy
- Arts & Culture
- Children & Youth
- Education & Literacy
Location175 Golden Gate AvenueSan Francisco, CA 94102 United States
De Marillac Academy is an educational family that provides an innovative, comprehensive and accessible Catholic education in the Vincentian and Lasallian traditions for children from undeserved, low income families in the Tenderloin and other at-risk communities in San Francisco.
De Marillac Academy provides students with the opportunity to transform their lives and maximize their potential through a quality, faith-based education resulting in: academic proficiencies that will prepare students for high school and beyond; critical thinking through reading, writing, problem solving, speaking and listening skills; knowledge of Christian beliefs, traditions, values, and behaviors ambreaced within the Catholic faith; a sense of responsibility to respect and serve others; a sense of being loved, valued and respected; a demonstration of social graces and the ability to interact across varying cultures and communities; and an appreciation of the fine arts that adds enrichment and beauty to their lives.