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.



October 22, 2021 Newsletter (English)

October 22, 2021 |

Weekly updates from SF Parents Thanks to the many parents who turned out on Wednesday night to discuss the SFUSD budget crisis. Missed the event? Watch the video here.   “I would be looking for a more collaborative discussion.”  – Former Commissioner Rachel Norton   School News Board of Education recall election officially scheduled for…