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.
Graduation Rate Rise 3.7 Percentage Points to 64.6% in 2015 (60.9% '14)
Graduation Rates Increase for All Oakland Students:
District-wide A-G Completion Rates Rise 5.8 percentage points, to 45.6% in 2015 (39.8% '14)
69.0% A-G Completion for African American Male Students at McClymonds High School
A-G Completion Rates for Latino Students Above 80%
Fun Fact: OUSD Schools with 2015 Cohort Graduation Rates Exceeding State Rate of 80%:
As they prepared a three course lunch for visiting principals, two of Chef Isenberg’s students shared thoughts on their experience in the Culinary 2 class at the continuation school.
MCS is one of only five elementary schools with a dedicated newcomer teacher.
NOBCChe partnership provides students with mentors and unique learning opportunities.
Nadia talks about her plans for this year’s festival and what poetry means to her.
As a 12th grader, Valentin is working on his creative writing and looking forward to college.
Thousands of OUSD students participated in Computer Science Education Week at over 50 events across the Bay Area.
The event highlighted the importance of manufacturing & career technical education programs offered on Laney College’s campus.