Lead Agency RFQ

The San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD or the District) ExCEL Afterschool Programs Office invites interested community-based organizations (CBO) to respond with their qualifications to serve as a Lead Agency in designing, planning, coordinating and operating an effective and high-quality afterschool program that supports and aligns with the District’s goal of eliminating the achievement gap. With this Request for Qualifications, the District will provide to principals and individual school site stakeholders a list of pre-qualified CBOs from which principals and stakeholders may evaluate and choose as a Lead Agency. Those agencies selected as Lead Agencies will be committed to the goals of SFUSD’s Strategic Plan and a commitment to supporting school communities in providing an Afterschool Program that is focused on the ExCEL Afterschool program components of Academic Support, Recreation and Enrichment while directly adding value to the overall school program and assisting the school to achieve its own unique goals as specified in their Balanced Scorecard.

The anticipated schedule for creating a list of Qualified Candidates is:

  • RFQ Issue Date: July 31st 2017.
  • RFQ Question Submittal Date: August 9,2017– 5:00pm – submit questions to: SFUSD ExCEL Department at excelasp@gmail.com.
  • Answers will be posted by August 11, 2017
  • APPLICATION due: 5:00 PM on August 31, 2017 via https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ExCEL_RFQ_2017
  • Qualification Notification: September 30, 2017
  • Selection of Lead Agency by school site Principal: March 2018
  • Service Start Date July 1, 2018 depending on grant fund allocation.

Click here to view full RFQ.


ExCEL After School Programs Logo

  Student, Family and Community Support DepartmentSan Francisco Unified School District