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Oakland Unified School District

Sankofa United Elementary School

Sankofa United Elementary School
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  TK, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
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  581 61st Street, Oakland, CA
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  (510) 879-2194
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AC Transit Lines 1, 1R, 18, and 51

Rockridge and MacArthur BART Station

Principal: Dr. Charquita Arnold

Network Superintendent: Sabrina "Bri" Moore

Uniform: No uniform required

Mascot: Panthers


08:30 am - 02:45 pm

Bell Schedule

Services & Offerings

  • African American Female Excellence (AAFE)
  • African American Male Achievement (AAMA)
  • After-School Program
  • Before-School Program
  • Elementary Reading Tutors


Sankofa United's core values of Equity, Rigor, Care and Joy are woven into every experience at Sankofa United. Our mission and vision are current and guide all that we do. We welcome your family to visit one of our in-person or virtual tours to find out more about what makes the Sankofa United community so special.

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