“Become limit breakers and do not be average. Once you graduate from De Marillac, everyone will have lots of expectations from you, so never, ever, be afraid to become extraordinary.” - Nicu, Class of 2007
We believe that neighborhood of residence and socio-economic status should not determine a child’s access to quality education or ultimate success in life.
"I am extremely thankful for the continued support that the Graduate Support Program has given me and my former classmates." - Kim, Class of 2005
Small class sizes and a 12:1 student to teacher ratio promote intensive, individualized attention.
"Because of DMA, I am attending a high school I never thought I would attend." - Julissa, Class of 2013
90% of all De Marillac graduates have completed high school successfully or are still in school, compared to local high school graduation rates of less than 68% among similar students.
Seventh Graders took a look at the comic work of artist Demetri Martin which often includes drawings and photography. They each came up with a comic scenario of their own and worked in teams to photograph each other reacting to their drawing. During the process they learned how to work a camera and called … Continue reading
Each fall, De Marillac Academy opens its doors to our friends, supporters, and new visitors to showcase our transformative work with the children, youth, and families of the Tenderloin. Enjoy refreshments, tour the school, meet students, graduates, and faculty and staff, and learn about the life success of De Marillac’s alumni.
The evening starts with student led tours when you arrive and concludes in Boedekker Hall for refreshments and a short program from our students, graduates, and president.
175 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 16, 2014