OUSD and Partner Organization, The Oakland REACH Receive Major Grant to Expand the Citywide Virtual Hub to Support Oakland Students

OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE Friday, March 26, 2021Contact: John Sasaki Communications Director [email protected], CA — The Oakland REACH (TOR) and the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) announced a new partnership today, “Reaching for More: Literacy and Learning for All.” They are dramatically expanding a virtual hub that will provide research-based literacy instruction and a variety of enrichment opportunities…


Students, Staff and Families at Seven Schools Across OUSD Work to Green Their Neighborhoods and Help Fight Climate Change, Campaign Pays Tribute to Essential Workers

OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, March 23, 2021Contact: John SasakiCommunications Director [email protected], CA — In what is becoming a tradition in OUSD, students, staff and families are distributing and planting trees that will help improve the environment, and as students have learned, produce fresh air. “Today we’re planting trees so there is less opportunity to get asthma and…


21st Annual OUSD Celebration of Latino Academic Excellence: “Our Beautiful Struggle / Nuestra Hermosa Lucha” Set for Thursday, March 25

OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE2018 OUSD Latino Honor Roll Celebration.Thursday, March 18, 2021Contact: John SasakiCommunications [email protected] – The OUSD Office of Equity Latino Student Achievement (LSA) and Oakland Latino Educators (OLE) will host the 21st Annual OUSD Celebration of Latino Academic Excellence for students across the District. This year our celebration will be pre-recorded, premiering on…


#OaklandUndivided Delivers 25,000th Device on Tuesday, the One-Year Anniversary of School Closures

OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE Monday, March 15, 2021Contact: John SasakiCommunications Director [email protected] Seniors Receive College Acceptance Messages Using #OU DevicesOakland, CA — In less than ten months, the #OaklandUndivided team, school staff, and a cadre of volunteers have handed out almost 25,000 free computers to Oakland public school students at schools across the city. It was a herculean…


BREAKING NEWS- OUSD and the Oakland Education Association Reach Tentative Agreement to Bring Students and Teachers back to Campus Starting March 30

OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE Sunday, March 14, 2021Contact: John SasakiCommunications Director [email protected], CA — The Oakland Unified School District and the Oakland Education Association (OEA), the teachers’ union, came to a tentative agreement (TA) over the weekend to bring all OEA members, including all teachers, back to campuses and open schools for in-person instruction. In-person instruction on OUSD…