Officer Roland Lam says the typical day “doesn’t exist, we just have to be ready for things to pick up fast.” He invited us to ride along to see what it takes to keep the schools and community in District 4 safe day in and day out.
20 sworn personnel and 120 SSOs who cover schools and neighborhoods across Oakland with one crystal clear priority: the safety of OUSD students.
Seventh grade teacher Nora Hurab teaches science to a full-inclusion classroom where students are busy learning about biodomes and the chemical reactions that support life such as photosynthesis and cellular respiration.
Ms. Awele has been the director of the MLK Oratorical Festival, now in its 38th year, for the past three years. During this time, she also became the Drama Director at Skyline.
Michael Gebreslassie came to OUSD last year after spending his early teaching career in Japan and his home country of Eritrea in Eastern Africa