The president of the 169-year-old school attributed the change to the pandemic, decreasing enrollment, and financial problems.
Pre-K through second graders would be back in classrooms by the end of the month. Older students will return in April.
For the students on Oakland’s championship teams, the pandemic interrupted dreams of title glory and university scholarships.
A survey for families with older students will go out in the next few weeks.
With the elimination of the police department, the officers’ responsibilities will focus less on security and more on campus climate.
As Oakland teachers get their shots and calls for public schools to reopen this spring get louder, we’re taking a close look at what’s at stake.
Sponsored: Aurora, a school steeped in experiential and social-emotional learning, will open to a mixed cohort of 6th and 7th graders in the fall, followed by 8th graders in 2022.
Even during the pandemic, parents and staff from two very different Oakland schools have made time to find common ground.
OUSD is hosting five virtual discussions about the safety of the vaccine, how coronavirus spreads, and how to lessen the risk of getting the virus.
The Oakland Unified School District is planning in-person instruction that will help students catch up after a year of distance learning challenges.