Details overview

School leader Lisa Blair
District Oakland Unified School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Independent study
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Performing & written arts Dance
Creative writing
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

4
Facilities
including: Garden
Facilities Cafeteria
Garden
Library
Computer lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Students by group

  This school
English learners 5%
Female 59%
N/A 41%
Male 41%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 100%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Track
2
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Clubs Gardening
Student newspaper
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement We are a community school and serve as a beacon in our community. Parents and community members volunteer time to support academic and extracurricular endeavors. We facilitate adult programs for parents and community members in the areas of literacy and harm reduction counseling.
Students typically come from these schools Parker
  East Oakland Pride
Students typically continue on to these schools Envision High School
  Oakland Unity High
  Castlemont Community of Small Schools

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Sources

Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014