• Welcome to OUSD's Summer Learning Website!

    OUSD seeks to provide students with summer learning opportunities that combine academic intervention with engaging enrichment activities for a full day of extended learning. Here you'll find resources and information on summer programs available in Oakland and the Greater Bay Area.

    Core Summer Programming

    Summer Programming K-8 Full Day Hub Model
    This year, OUSD is partnering with community agencies across the city to offer full day summer programming. Students will receive a combination of intervention supports focused on Math and English Language Arts taught by certificated district teachers and enrichment activities provided by lead community agencies. Contact your child’s school for more information. For a list of this year's sites, click here.
    DATES: Mon. June 18th – July 13th (4 week programs); July 20th (5 week programs).


    Early Childhood Education Centers
    Our centers provide year round preschool services for 3 -5 year olds (including summer) at 15 locations. We also provide Summer Enrichment for TK–5th graders at 10 locations throughout the city. Please contact the ECE office at 510-273-1590 for more information.


    High School Credit Recovery
    Credit Recovery is offered to upper class high school students in need of academic credit recovery in order to graduate on time. Contact your child’s high school counselor for more information or see this flyer. DATES: June 18th- July 18th


    Site Based High School Summer Programs
    There are many options for your high school student to stay engaged during the summer. Most OUSD High Schools custom design their summer programs with the use of Measure N funding. Options include Summer Internship Programs, Intervention, Summer Bridge and Course Completion Boot Camp. Please contact your child’s guidance counselor for more information.

    Pre-Collegiate Academy
    OUSD with the East Bay Consortium and Merritt College offer the Pre-Collegiate Academy to Oakland youth to strengthen students’ mathematical and college readiness skills through summer enrichment courses and support services offered during the academic year to increase college eligibility. Contact East Bay Consortium at 510.879.1586


    Programs For Exceptional Children
    This program provides extended school year learn-ing opportunities for severely handicapped students in accordance with their Individual Education Plans (IEPs). Contact the PEC Office at 510-879-8382.


    Refugee/Asylee Programs
    The OUSD Refugee/Asylee program provides summer academic and enrichment opportunities for newcomer Refugee students K–12 and makes referrals to community-based programs for additional support. Contact Nate Dunstan at 510-273-1661 or nathaniel.dunstan@ousd.org.


    Summer Pre-K Camp
    In partnership with First Five of Alameda County and Oakland Fund for Children and Youth, OUSD offers a Pre-K camp for children entering kinder/transitional-kindergarten, with limited pre-school experience. Contact Maria Sujo in the Expanded Learning Department at 510-879-2760 or visit our webpage.
    DATES: June 18th – July 13th.



    Summer Resource Guide

    OUSD partners with the nonprofit InPlay to provide a database of hundreds of summer programs available to students, including City of Oakland Parks and Recreation summer camps, activities at museums & libraries, and youth scholarship opportunities. Many are available at low or no cost!