Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers | 2024 Summer Symposium | July 31 - August 1, 2024 | San Francisco, CA


Meeting Location

The Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers Summer Symposium will be held at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel in San Francisco, California, July 31 – August 1, 2024. 

Hotel Accommodations

We have arranged a group rate of $239.00 (plus tax) per room, per night at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis.  

To make your reservation online, click on the reservation link below. You may also contact the hotel directly by telephone at 1-877-622-3056. Use the meeting code U.S. Department of Education/21stCCLC, to ensure that you receive the group rate. All expenses and room charges are your responsibility, and you will need a credit card to guarantee your room reservation. The cutoff date to make reservations at the group rate is Sunday, July 7, 2024, by 7:00 p.m. ET. 

Meeting Hotel

Meeting Code



780 Mission Street 
San Francisco, CA 94103
Hotel Website

Check-in time: 4 p.m.
Check-out time: 11 a.m.

U.S. Department of Education/21stCCLC


Daily Valet Parking $49


Early Departure

You must confirm your departure date upon check-in. If you depart earlier than the date confirmed at check-in, you will be charged an early departure fee. Please see the check-in times noted above.

Reservation Cancellation Policy

Reservations may be canceled up to 72 hours before check-in without penalty. Any cancellation made less than 72 hours before the confirmed check-in date/time will incur a one-night room and tax penalty. If you fail to check in on your scheduled arrival date you will be charged a no-show penalty of one-night room and tax and the room will be released.

If you have any questions about the hotel or the meeting location, please contact us at for assistance.

Americans with Disabilities Act

The San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make every reasonable effort to accommodate any conference participant. LMCi will further ensure that everyone is able to participate fully in the conference. If you anticipate requiring any additional accommodations, please contact prior to the conference with those requirements (e.g., access ramp, sign interpretation).

Airport and Ground Transportation Information


There are two main airports serving the San Francisco Bay area:

San Francisco International Airport - Website
Distance from Hotel: 13.8 Miles

Oakland International Airport - Website
Distance from Hotel: 20 Miles

Ground Transportation

Both airports are served by taxi services, ride-sharing companies, and public transportation.




Public Transportation

San Francisco International Airport

$44 - $65

$ priced on demand and time

BART Train
approximately $9.65 one way

Oakland International Airport

$35 - $50

$ priced on demand and time

BART Train
approximately $7.45 one way


Taxi Service

Taxis pick up passengers in a dedicated taxi loading zone outside of baggage claim doors. Please follow the signs when you exit the terminals.

Ride Sharing Apps

All major ride-sharing companies provide service to and from downtown and the airports. Ride-sharing services pick up passengers in designated zones outside of the terminals. Your ride-share app will include exact pick-up details when you make the reservation. 

Public Transportation

Both San Francisco International and Oakland Airports are connected by the BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) System to downtown San Francisco. Information displays at the airports will direct you to the airport BART station.  You may purchase a CLIPPER pass online through your phone app store before arriving or at the airport BART station itself. The hotel is located within one block of the Powell Street Station (Yellow, Green, Red, and Blue lines).

Greater SF Bay Area Attractions


San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is located near Union Square and Yerba Buena Gardens. (151 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94103) 

The Contemporary Jewish Museum is located in the plaza next to the San Francisco Marriott Marquis (736 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103) 

The Asian Art Museum (200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102) 

Exploratorium Science Museum (Pier 15, Embarcadero at Green Street, San Francisco, CA 94111) 

The Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) 

San Francisco Railway Museum (77 Steuart Street, San Francisco, CA 94105) 

Walt Disney Family Museum (104 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94129) 

Historic Sites

The “Painted Ladies” Historic Victorian Homes (Alamo Square Neighborhood, 13-minute drive from the conference hotel). 

The Presidio National Park Site (103 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94129) 

Alcatraz Island (San Francisco Bay, San Franciso, CA 94123) 

Golden Gate Bridge Welcome Center (Golden Gate Bridge Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94129) 

Ghirardelli Square (900 North Point Street, San Francisco, CA 94109) 

Chinatown Neighborhood (845 Clay Street, San Francisco, CA 94108) 

Fisherman’s Wharf (2801 Leavenworth Street, San Francisco, CA 94133)  

San Francisco Cable Cars and Trolleys (various locations) 

Attractions and Events

Oracle Park - Home of the San Francisco Giants (24 Willie Mays Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94107)  

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival (760 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103)

For more information on San Francisco and the Greater Bay area, please go to  This site includes a wealth of information on activities, events, and places to go and see in the local area.  


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