• The application window for the 2020-21 School Year opened on November 4, 2019 and will close on February 7, 2020. All applications received in this window will be included in the Round 1 enrollment lottery.

    Families who apply on-time by February 7, 2020 will receive a school offer on March 12, 2020.


    Follow the four steps outlined below to explore, apply, confirm, and register for the best OUSD school for your student!

Student Welcome Center

  • Student Welcome Center staff is available to help you enroll your student every step of the way!


    Lakeview Student Welcome Center
    746 Grand Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94610

    8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday*

    Text / Call : 510-879-4600
    Fax: 510-879-4606
    Email: enroll@ousd.org


    *Please see the Enrollment News section for any upcoming dates when the Student Welcome Center will be closed.


Frequently Asked Questions about Enrollment

  • Do you have questions about the enrollment process?


    Click here for Frequently Asked Questions

    This document will continue to be updated throughout enrollment season as more questions arise.


    Staff at our Student Welcome Center are also available to assist your family with enrollment questions.


Enrollment News

About Enrollment for the 2019-20 School Year

  • Need to enroll for the current school year (2019-20)?

    Come to the Student Welcome Center in person to enroll in a school. The Student Welcome Center (746 Grand Avenue) is open 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays (closed Wednesdays). Our staff is available to assist you. Please call 510-879-4600 or email enroll@ousd.org if you need assistance before coming in.