• District on the RISE It's an exciting time in Oakland as students and educators are elevating Oakland Unified School District to new levels of success and recognition.

    Our students attend Quality Community Schools staffed by dedicated teachers and school leaders who are consistently finding innovative ways to serve the needs of every student while preparing them for success in college, career and community upon graduation from our schools.

     

4-Year Graduation Rates Going UP!

  • Graduation Rate Rise 3.7 Percentage Points to 64.6% in 2015 (60.9% '14)

    • Coliseum College Prep Academy is the first OUSD district-run school to exceed a 90% cohort graduation rate, at 91.1%.
    • CCPA has increased its graduation rate since its first graduating class in 2012:
      • 91.1% in 2015
      • 84.6% in 2014
      • 77.6% in 2013
      • 64.2% in 2012

    Graduation Rates Increase for All Oakland Students:

    • African American male students showed a major 6.9 percentage point increase, from 52.6% in 2014 to 59.7% in 2015. The rate for all African American students increased by 3.3%, from 57.4% in 2014 to 60.7% in 2015.
    • Latino students also showed an increase of 1.5 percentage points, from 54.4% in 2014 to 55.9% in 2015.
    • English Language Learner students increased by 6.4 percentage points, from 44.5% in 2014 to 50.9% in 2015.
    • Students with Disabilities increased by 9.6 percentage points, from 46.6% in 2014 to 56.2% in 2015.
    • Foster Youth students increased by a huge 23.7 percentage points, from 34.4% in 2014 to 58.1% in 2015

A-G Completion Rates Improving

  • District-wide A-G Completion Rates Rise 5.8 percentage points, to 45.6% in 2015 (39.8% '14)

    • African American students rose from 28.0% in 2014 to 30.1% in 2015.
    • Latino students rose from 41.7% in 2014 to 44.1% in 2015

    69.0% A-G Completion for African American Male Students at McClymonds High School

    • Nearly three times higher than state rate (24.9%) and Alameda County rate (29.7%) for African American male students. McClymonds had highest A-G completion rate of all OUSD district-run high schools with significant number of African American students.

    A-G Completion Rates for Latino Students Above 80%

    • Life Academy (88.1%)
    • Coliseum College Prep (81.6%)

    Fun Fact: OUSD Schools with 2015 Cohort Graduation Rates Exceeding State Rate of 80%:

    • 91.1% ­­­-- Coliseum College Prep Academy
    • 88.7% -- Oakland Technical High School (Oakland Tech)
    • 85.3% -- Life Academy
    • 82.9% -- MetWest High School

Every Student Thrives!

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