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Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes

Support

9
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
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
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Significant developmental delay
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Garden / Greenhouse
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Computer lab
Library

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black 61%
Hispanic 18%
White 9%
Asian 6%
Two or more races 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 13%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 82%
Female 46%
Male 54%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Clubs
including: Community service
Boys sports (misc.) Playworks activities + sport
Girls sports (misc.) Playworks activities + sports
Clubs Community service
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM
After school program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Umoja Village
About the program The Umoja Village program is for children needing full-time after care. It is free of charge, not based on income, and funded outside the OUSD system. It provides support for working families from the end of the school day until 6pm. The grade levels are split into a variety of activities, including in-depth tutorials for students needing help, homework assistance, supervised play, structured sports training, gardening and more.
Types of activities "Arts (visual, literary, dance, theater, and/or music)"
Academic (homework help and/or standards-based programs)
Athletics
Life skills
Operated by Bay Area Community Resources
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 2:45
End time 6:00
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? K
1
2
3
4
5
Is there a fee for the program? No
Website Http://www.bacr.org/programs/after-school/19-east-bay-after-school-programs

Culture

Dress code None
Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Claremont Middle School
  Westlake Middle School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Playworks
Partner website Http://www.playworks.org/
Partner Experience Corp
Partner website Http://www.aarp.org/experience-corps/experience-corps-volunteer/experience-corps-cities-oakland.html
Partner Poetry Inside Out
Partner website Http://www.catranslation.org/poetry-inside-out
Partner Studio One Art Center
Partner website Http://studiooneartcenter.wix.com/studio-one-art-center-website
Partner Cantare Con Vivo
Partner website Http://www.cantareconvivo.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://ousdes1.ousd.k12.ca.us/domain/418
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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