Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Evelia Villa
District Oakland Unified School District
Transportation options Yes
Summer program Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Standards-based

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Mandarin
Spanish

Support

6
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Computer lab
Internet access
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
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

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Asian 53%
Hispanic 41%
Black 2%
White 2%
Filipino 1%
Two or more races 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 25%
Female 46%
N/A 54%
Male 54%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 88%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Crew
3
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
3
Clubs
including: Recycling club
Girls sports Crew
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Rugby
Soccer
Clubs Chess club
Drama club
Recycling club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM
After school program offered Yes
Summer program offered Yes

After school program

Program name Programs for Success
About the program Academic support and intervention
Types of activities "Arts (visual, literary, dance, theater, and/or music)"
Academic (homework help and/or standards-based programs)
Athletics
Life skills
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 3:00 PM
End time 6:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? Yes
What grades can participate? 5
6
7
8
Is there a fee for the program? No
Website Www.amethodschools.org
Phone number 510-532-6751

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize cultural events
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools Oakland Charter High School

Awards

Community service award Chavez Community Award
Year received 2015
Community service award Jefferson Award
Year received 2014
Academic award National Blue Ribbon
Year received 2012
Academic award Title I Award
Year received 2012

Teachers

7
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Special education coordinator
Coach(es)
PE instructor
School psychologist
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Cantonese
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Alameda Hispanic Chambers of Commerce
  OTX West
  Oakland Warthog Rugby
  Oakland Public Library

Enrollment

Learn more Www.amethodschools.org/admissions
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