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  • Enrollment for Current School Year (2020-21)

    If you do not yet have a school offer or school assignment for the 2020-21 school year, please call or text (510-879-4600) or email (enroll@ousd.org) the Student Welcome Center. Text and email are the fastest ways to get a response. We look forward to welcoming you to Oakland Unified!

     

    Enrollment for Next School Year (2021-22)

    The late application window is open! The on-time application window closed on February 5, 2021.  

    The steps for enrollment are below:

    1. Explore Schools - Use OaklandSchoolFinder.org to explore public school options in Oakland.

    2. Apply to Schools - Submit an application at ousdapply.schoolmint.net. The on-time application window was November 16, 2020 and February 5, 2021. Late applications are now being accepted online. Call, text, or email for support: 510-879-4600 or enroll@ousd.org.

    3. Accept/Decline Offer - On-time offers will be released on March 11, 2021. Families must accept (or decline) their school offers by March 25, 2021. Offers to late applicants and/or offers from the waitlist will be made on a rolling basis in April to August.

    4. Confirm Your Information - Update your information on school forms, such as emergency contact information. These will be available online in Spring 2021 through Data Confirmation on the Aeries Parent Portal.

     

     

    Student Welcome Center Information

    *The Student Welcome Center closed to in-person visits on March 16 and will remain closed until further notice, but we are available by phone, text, and email.

     

    Lakeview Student Welcome Center
    746 Grand Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94610

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

     

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

    Student Welcome Center closed to the public on March 16 and will remain closed until further notice. But, we are available to answer calls, texts, and emails.

    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

    Staff at our Student Welcome Center (510-879-4600 or enroll@ousd.org) are also available to assist your family with enrollment questions.

Enrollment News

  • Student Welcome Center is Closed to the Public

    In an abundance of caution, we have closed the Student Welcome Center to the public because of COVID-19. Our staff will still be working during this time. Please email, text, or call any enrollment-related questions and we will respond as soon as possible.

    510-879-4600

    enroll@ousd.org

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About Enrollment for the 2020-21 School Year

  • Need to enroll for the current school year (2020-21)?

    Please call (510-879-4600) or email (enroll@ousd.org) the Student Welcome Center to enroll in a school. Our staff is available to assist you.