Details overview

Hours 8:25 AM - 2:45 AM
School leader Heather Palin
District Oakland Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Visual arts

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Orchestra
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

Support

9
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Garden / Greenhouse
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Computer lab
Library
Extra learning resources Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Developmental delay

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black 52%
Hispanic 20%
White 12%
Asian 8%
Two or more races 4%
Filipino 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 44%
Male 56%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 68%
English Language Learners 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Clubs
including: Community service
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

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
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 counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
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
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2014-2015
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2014-2015