5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Community Talk: Equity in OUSD
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM LCAP: Meeting of the Foster Youth Advisory Committee
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM LCAP: All City Council Youth Action Summit and Superintendent Forum
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 2017 Medicare 101 Seminars
6:00 AM - 5:00 PM Ride for a Reason: California Public Education
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM LCAP Special Education Study Group
OUSD THRIVES Community Newsletter
Students from Oakland High, Oakland Tech, Oakland International, Life Academy and Castlemont went to San Francisco on March 22 to attend a special matinee showing at the Orpheum Theater of Hamilton, courtesy of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. It’s the story of one of America’s Founding Fathers, Alexander Hamilton told strikingly in today’s musical language of rap and hip-hop.
Taking Every Opportunity to Support OUSD Teachers and School Leaders
Imagine for a moment a district where educators are both compensated and rewarded for their contributions in ways that reflect their impact on students. We are pursuing ways to become such a district by both improving our compensation structure and seeking ways to infuse OUSD with outside support.
OUSD Recognized as a California Leader in Going Green
OUSD his honored for achieving what is called zero net energy (ZNE) performance. ZNE schools are high performance buildings that combine energy efficiency and renewable energy resources to produce at least as much energy as they consume annually.
800 students from middle and high schools across Oakland Unified School District came together on Saturday afternoon, April 15 to be recognized for their hard word in and out of the classroom.
Restorative Mentoring is a unique pilot program in which middle school mentors from Alliance Academy visit nearby Reach Academy to model the practice of restorative justice and build community during recess and lunchtime.
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.