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   SPRUCE Mission Statement:   

“Spruce Elementary School is a culturally diverse community dedicated to providing a student-centered environment which enables every student to rise to their greatest potential academically, emotionally and socially.”

“We are a collaborative partnership of teachers, parents and community working together to empower lifelong learners who are ready to contribute in our global society.”

   SSFUSD Mission Statement:   

The mission of the South San Francisco Unified School District, in cooperation with home and community, is to graduate responsible, productive, and environmentally aware citizens who have the academic and social skills necessary to contribute to a changing global society, through active participation in a quality instructional program defined by a diverse and creative curriculum which ensures opportunities for individual expression and collaborative problem solving in a safe and stimulating environment.

At Spruce School student achievement scores significantly improved for the second year in a row. We are continuing to give our attention to improving curriculum and instruction, implementing standards for academics, and developing student pride to help ensure a successful future for all students at all levels.