SF Guardians: We recalled the school board


Vote Ann, Lainie, and Lisa
Appointed Post Recall to Fix Our Schools
Ann Hsu, Lainie Motamedi, and Lisa Weissman-Ward are running for SF school board.
Meet Ann, Lainie, and Lisa
Parents not Politicians
Ann Hsu
Ann Hsu
has the steel backbone to demand accountability and the strength to make hard but necessary decisions

Entrepreneur who gets things done
Chaired bond oversight committee
Single mom of SF public school kids

Lainie Motamedi
Lainie Motamedi
has the knowledge to make large organizations work smoothly, and has a knack for tracking down waste & inefficiency

Clean energy regulator
Co-chaired Public Education Enrichment Fund committee
Mom of SF public school kids

Lisa Weissman-Ward
Lisa Weissman-Ward
has the deep empathy and understanding needed to bring the community along

Stanford professor & lawyer for immigrants
Mom of SF public school kids
Why we need them
Less than half of SF public school kids are proficient at math* ... and only 9% of Black students are.  

NINE percent.  That's not a typo.  That's a crisis.

The old school board ignored this crisis and wasted time renaming schools instead of reopening them. No wonder EVERY neighborhood in the city voted to recall them -- including yours.

Ann Hsu, Lainie Motamedi, and Lisa Weissman-Ward are running for SF school board.  Pictured in front of a school bus.
Now their replacements Ann, Lainie, & Lisa are bringing the focus back to education:
• Launched an initiative to make all high schools amazing, including a merit-based Lowell
• Hired a superintendent focused on delivering results
• Resolved to spend half of the school board's time on education

Yet there is much work ahead to fix our schools, and it's critical to vote for ALL THREE.

SBAC math % proficient, June 2022
Recalled Member Gabriela López is running again
Recalled school board president Gabriela López
Recalled school board President Gabriela López, along with her allies, is running to retake her seat.

If she wins, our board will lose its 1-vote majority focused on education
, and we'll be right back to the failed policies of the past.

Don't let López or her allies win
and reverse our children's hard won progress.
More information
Who we are
Parents working hard to get better leadership for their kids.
We're a grassroots movement of parents, teachers, and community members who recalled the school board.

Now we're fighting for good governance and great schools.

The Recall busLowell drive-thruCanvassing at the Castro farmers market.Collecting signatures at the drive-thruGraph of signatures collected over time
Joel and Kit loading boxes of petitionsUnloading boxes at city hallAutumn Looijen & Siva Raj in front of nearly a quarter million signatures.  Just turned in to the Dept of Elections.Thanks to the many who helped unload the boxes at the Dept of Elections!!
Past campaigns
Recalled the school board (in a landslide)
Defeated Prop C to protect our recall rights
Now campaigning for Ann, Lainie, and Lisa.