The West Oakland Famly Literacy Night was a tremendous sucess.
Here you can see the wonderful storyteller commanding the crowd of scholars.
Oakland City Council President Lynette McElhaney visited Ms Thomas' 6th grade class and read to students for the African American Literature Read-In on Wednesday, February 8th.
Nadia C, Damaica E, and Devin K. won 2nd place in the MLK oratorical competition on Tuesday, February 7th.
They recited, "Dear Murderer", a poem about Trayvon Martin.
The California Healthy Youth Survey is out for the 2016-17 school year. Please use the link below to give feedback to the school and district as to how we are doing. You can also request that a paper copy be sent home with your child or you can pick one up in the front office or during conferences. CHKS Parent Survey
Positive School Behavior Rewards: Phoenix Bucks
Phoenix Bucks are awarded to students who exhibit behaviors that are responsible, respectful and scholarly. Students can take their Phoenix Bucks to the school store and "purchase" reward items. We want to make this an exciting incentive for our students but we need your help! Please go to our Amazon registry and DONATE a few items to help our school. Just click on the blue link below. Contact our Community School Manager, Jamila Gordon, for more information.