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Oakland Unified School District

Bret Harte Middle School

Bret Harte Middle School
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  6, 7, 8
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  3700 Coolidge Avenue, Oakland, CA
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  (510) 879-2206
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  AC Transit lines NL, 57, 58L, and 657

Principal: April Harris

Network Superintendent: Cliff Hong

Uniform: No uniform required

Mascot: Bobcats


08:30 AM - 03:30 PM

Bell Schedule

Services & Offerings

  • African American Male Achievement (AAMA)
  • After-School Program
  • Before-School Program
  • Free Clipper Card
  • Newcomer Program
  • On-Site Health Clinic


At Bret Harte, we grow as individuals and thrive with community. Bret Harte’s diverse community embraces mutual respect, hard work, and resilience to nurture the whole child in pursuit of academic excellence during the transition to young adulthood. Bret Harte Bobcats are thoughtfully challenged from 6th grade through 8th grade. Each class is a space for your child to embrace a new opportunity. Through investigative, hands-on learning, your child will embody a growth mindset and build upon their creative problem-solving skills to prepare them for success in high school and beyond.

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