OUSD Enrollment

Community Schools, Thriving Students



    Applications for the 2022-23 school year are now open at ousdapply.schoolmint.net.

    You can explore our wonderful school options at www.chooseousd.org.

    We look forward to welcoming your child to an OUSD school.


    The Student Welcome Center is here to help you. Email us (enroll@ousd.org) or text/call us (510-879-4600). We are also open to in-person visits (746 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA) M,T, TH, F 8:30am - 2pm. Make an appointment here.


    Enrollment Timeline for August 2022

    Main round application window

    November 15, 2021 - February 18, 2022

    Late application window opens

    February 19, 2022

    School offers announced to families

    March 10, 2022

    Deadline for families to accept/decline offer

    March 24, 2022

    Waitlist offers and late application offers

    Rolling, from April-August 2022

    Complete back-to-school forms

    July 2022

    First day of school

    August 8, 2022