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    Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

  • The OUSD Expanded Learning Office is looking for Lead Agencies!


    Oakland Unified School District invites interested non-profit organizations to respond with their qualifications to become an Expanded Learning Lead Agency. Selected agencies will design, plan, and coordinate effective high-quality Expanded Learning/after-school programming that supports and aligns with OUSD’s goal to ensure that every student graduates college, career, and community ready.


    • May 25, 20212021 Expanded Learning Lead Agency RFQ Application Released.

    • June 2, 2021:
      Bidder's Conference for all organizations interested in applying. Applicants are asked to review the entire RFQ document completely before attending the Bidders’ Conference.
    • June 9, 2021:
      RFQ 101 for New Organizations
    • June 30, 2021:
      Application Due Date, at 5:00 pm.

    • June 30 - August 18, 2021: Review of Applications & Interviews. Invitations to selected organizations.

    • August 23, 2021: Lead Agency Qualification Notification

    • September 1st – December 1st (tentative date): Selection of Lead Agency by school site principal.

    • July 1st, 2022: Service Start Date
      • Dependent upon confirmation of school site principal and lead agency partnership and grant funding allocation.
  • FAQs

  • What is an RFQ?

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    An RFQ (Request for Qualifications) is a qualifications-based selection process.  It is a request made by the OUSD Expanded Learning Office for non-profit lead agencies to submit their qualifications to be considered as the primary contractor/provider of district school-site based Expanded Learning program services.

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  • What is a Bidder’s Conference?

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    A bidder’s conference is a meeting hosted by the OUSD Expanded Learning Office to assist agencies with the completion of the RFQ application process. The bidder’s conference is designed to give interested and eligible non-profit lead agencies the opportunity to ask questions regarding the RFQ application process.

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