I Wish You a Happy Lunar New Year, But at Same Time, I’m Outraged by Anti-Asian Violence Across the Bay Area

  Friday, February 12, 2021 Dear Oakland Unified Community,I want to wish everyone in our community a wonderful Lunar New Year. This is the Year of the Ox or Water Buffalo, which officially begins today, February 12. As Angel Ho from our Translation Team shares, “The ox is so important because, historically, many of our communities…


OUSD COVID Update

 February 11, 2021Dear OUSD Community,We write today with some updates about the work we are doing in response to COVID. As always, please visit www.ousd.org/reopening2021 for more information about how we’re working toward safely returning to in-person learning and support. Family Medical Info Sessions Tonight, Thursday Feb. 11 from 5:30-7:00, is the first in a series of family medical information sessions in…


McClymonds High School Serves as Backdrop for City of Oakland’s Swearing in Ceremony for new Police Chief, LeRonne Armstrong, McClymonds Alumnus

McClymonds High School Serves as Backdrop for City of Oakland’s Swearing in Ceremony for new Police Chief, LeRonne Armstrong, McClymonds Alumnus OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE Mayor Libby Schaaf swears in new Oakland Police Chief, LeRonne Armstrong at his alma mater, McClymonds High School on Monday, February 8, 2021.Tuesday, February 9, 2021Contact: John SasakiCommunications Director [email protected] High School…


OUSD and the Oakland Athletic League Open School Fields to Sports Conditioning for Middle and High School Student/Athletes

OUSD NEWSROOM PRESS RELEASE Monday, February 8, 2021Contact: John SasakiCommunications Director [email protected], CA — Almost eleven months after all OUSD schools closed to students, cutting off in-person access to the classroom and to sports, the District and the Oakland Athletic League (OAL) have restarted sports conditioning. It is not formal practice, as the athletes are just working out…


OUSD COVID Response Update

COVID UPDATE February 4, 2021 Dear OUSD Community,We write today with some updates about the work we are doing in response to COVID. As always, please visit www.ousd.org/reopening2021 for more information about how we’re working toward safely returning to in-person learning and support. We will also be providing an update about vaccine eligibility for educators and others shortly.Family Medical…