• On-site After-School Programs

    There are two programs that operate after-school on the Emerson campus.

    The Umoja Village Afterschool Program is headed by Ms. Verna Springer.

    Contact: Ms. Verna Springer, verna.springer@ousd.org or vspringer@bacr.org.  
      • Umoja Village serves 1st through 5th grades.
      • The Umoja Village program is for students who need full-time after-care, 5 days a week. This program provides support for working families from the end of each school day (minimum days 1:15pm, normal school day 2:45pm) until 6pm.
      • The grade levels are split into a variety of activities, including in-depth tutorials for students in need of support, such as homework assistance, supervised play, structured sports training, gardening and more.

    To apply to Umoja Village 2022-23 school year: OUSD Expanded Learning Programs registration link (2022-2023)


    The Early Childhood Education (ECE) Child Development Center (CDC) is run through OUSD.

    Contact: (510) 879-8410, ECEenroll@ousd.orgwww.tinyurl.com/SchoolAgeApp

      • Needs-based aftercare for TK-3rd grade.
      • Preference is given to TK and Kindergarten students.
      • Families qualify based on income and need status, such as working
      • Full tuition option is available.
      • Contact the ECE/CDC directly for more information.