Schools in Oakland

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School Districts in Oakland

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
San Leandro Unified School District UNIFIED K-12 13 8,870
Sbc - Aspire Public Schools UNKNOWN K-12 1,871
East Bay Regional Occupational Agency (Rop) UNKNOWN 9-12
Alameda City Unified School District UNIFIED K-12 22 10,669
Berkeley Unified School District UNIFIED K-12 18 9,545
Castro Valley Unified School District UNIFIED K-12 15 9,052
Emery Unified UNIFIED K-12 2 720
Oakland Unified School District UNIFIED PK-12 89 46,377
Piedmont City Unified UNIFIED PK-12 6 2,552

Schools in Oakland

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    9 Yu Ming Charter School

    We have two daughters who attend Yu Ming Charter School. The teacher and parent community is highly involved in creating the most conducive learning environment for the students. Watching our...

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    9 Hillcrest Elementary School

    This is a really good school. The academics are very good - and the principal has made sure there has been a lot of professional development to ensure teachers are prepared for the switch to Common...

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    9 Edison Elementary School

    There are many great things about this school (amazing teachers and parents) but in the recent years it has gone downhill and many people are leaving this school, which is unfortunate. The...

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    9 Montclair Elementary School

    Amazing school with great parent involvement and unique opportunities for the kids including field trips, language league, variety of after school programs.

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    9 Lincoln Elementary School

    3/5 kindergarten classrooms are ESL, >80% are on free or reduced price lunches with 200 families receiving a bag of groceries per week, all kids receive a free breakfast and some get dinner. We're...

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    9 Vannoy Elementary School

    My daughter had an amazing elementary school experience here. The principal, Greg Ko, is terrific and she had many wonderful teachers. The school has awesome diversity and parent involvement. Thumbs...

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    9 Chabot Elementary School

    As one reviewer expressed, grades K-2 are amazing for students. My child is now in the 3rd grade and my feelings and views have dramatically changed. The principle is neither engaging socially with...

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    9 American Indian Public Charter School Ii

    As a substitute teacher, this school is a pleasure to work at. The students are respectful and studious, with tons less behavior problems than many other schools, including richy private schools. One...

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    8 Cleveland Elementary School

    Cleveland is amazing. The Eco-literacy program, the school garden and the fact that they teach (by example) the children to embrace diversity just a few of the things that make this school so amazing.

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    8 Thornhill Elementary School

    I 've had a terrible experience with our principal , donations and bullying.

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    9 Yu Ming Charter School

    We have two daughters who attend Yu Ming Charter School. The teacher and parent community is highly involved in creating the most conducive learning environment for the students. Watching our...

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    Charter
    9 Hillcrest Elementary School

    This is a really good school. The academics are very good - and the principal has made sure there has been a lot of professional development to ensure teachers are prepared for the switch to Common...

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    9 Downtown Charter Academy

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    9 Lincoln Middle School

    Lincoln has the strongest academic program of all the public schools in Alameda and maybe a better program than the private schools as well. Teachers work hard to meet the needs of a diverse range of...

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    9 American Indian Public Charter School Ii

    As a substitute teacher, this school is a pleasure to work at. The students are respectful and studious, with tons less behavior problems than many other schools, including richy private schools. One...

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    8 Creekside Middle School

    Both my kids are at Creekside and LOVE it. I'm very impressed with the school, the education, teachers, administration and the Principal - Mr. Lewis. He is always in front of the school at drop off...

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    8 Canyon Middle School

    This is a great school. The teachers are fun and really helpful to he students.

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    7 Oakland School For The Arts

    My child's experience has been one of disappointment. Our family's expectations were high because of excellent self-promotion by the osa administration. My child has experienced terrible leadership,...

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    7 East Bay Innovation Academy

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    7 Conservatory Of Vocal/Instrumental Arts School

    We are very pleased with COVA. Our children have thrived and learned a lot. They have been blessed with extremely amazing teachers. They love the music and enjoy performing even more. We have been...

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    10 Oakland Charter High School

    I sent my kid to this school because I really don't have other choices with limited resources. Over the years, I told my kid to obey all the rules and don't cause the busy teacher any extra work. I...

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    9 American Indian Public High School

    As a substitute teacher, this school is a pleasure to work at. The students are respectful and studious, with tons less behavior problems than many other schools, including richy private schools. One...

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    9 Alameda High School

    My student enjoys school at AHS. He has mild ADHD and is being well-served by the teachers and staff. I was impressed with the vice-principal who knew my student by name (not for the wrong reasons!)....

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    8 Oakland Technical High School

    We regret strongly sending our daughter to Oakland Tech. When we complained about issues we were having the principles ignored the issues brought to their attention. I guess that is a typical OUSD...

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    8 Lighthouse Community Charter High School

    Lighthouse has been wonderful for our 10th grader. The staff is unlike any we have dealt with and our son is so excited to be apart of the environment. Tough to get in but well worth it. If you are a...

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    8 Castro Valley High School

    The administrators are terrible and do not how to tackle bullying issues in a timely matter. The school is racist and tends to target more minorities than the white students. The teachers are horrible...

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    8 Berkeley High School

    Berkeley High is a wonderfully diverse institution that thoroughly prepares it's graduates for life.

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    7 Oakland School For The Arts

    My child's experience has been one of disappointment. Our family's expectations were high because of excellent self-promotion by the osa administration. My child has experienced terrible leadership,...

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    7 East Bay Innovation Academy

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    6 Envision Academy For Arts & Technology

    I was a student at Envision Academy, and all I can say is that it's the best choice I've made! Great opportunities as a student, amazing new challenges, incredible teachers/staff, and of course, very...

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