Francis Scott Key Annex Educator Housing

San Francisco is building new housing just for SFUSD educators

SFUSD teacher educating students


San Francisco is facing an educator shortage! To help SFUSD retain its educators and keep its schools strong, Mayor Ed Lee has committed to providing the funding needed to build affordable educator housing at the Francis Scott Key Annex, 1360 43rd Avenue.

What’s planned?

A high-quality housing development of over 100 rental units with a mix of bedroom sizes. The homes will be affordable to low-, moderate- and middle-income SFUSD educator households.

What's the planned timeline?

Fall 2017   MOHCD issued a competitive Request for Qualifications seeking an experienced development team
Spring 2018   The appointed selection panel from the City and SFUSD chose MidPen Housing as the developer
Spring 2018-2019   The development team does community outreach, architectural design, and other predevelopment work
Fall 2019   The Developer secures financing commitments
Winter 2019-2020   The City issues planning and building permits
2020-2022   Construction!
Early 2022   SFUSD educators apply for housing, based upon defined eligibility criteria
Mid-2022   SFUSD educators move into new housing!

What can you do now?

Attend a community meeting:

Additional resources for educators

If you are looking to buy a home for the first time, we have:

If you're facing eviction, we have:

If you have any housing issues, attend a monthly clinic at