SF Parent Coalition

SF Parent Coalition

Founded in the summer of 2020, SF Parents (formerly Decreasing the Distance) is a collective of 4,000+ San Francisco public school parents, students, teachers, and community supporters.

We center the needs of children and youth in San Francisco public schools by bringing together a diverse network of parents and caregivers to advocate for a thriving, equitable school system.


Decreasing the Distance is now San Francisco Parent Coalition--same organization, new big goals for school year 2021-2022, and beyond.



Newsletter September 10, 2021

September 10, 2021 |

Weekly updates from SF Parents The Data Speaks: Kids Are Safe In School The San Francisco Department of Public Health released a report today revealing that kids continue to remain safe in San Francisco schools. Some highlights: “No COVID-19 outbreaks have occurred in San Francisco schools since they reopened to in-person learning in mid-August and…