Monthly Archives: August 2020

9th Grade Meetup – Wed. Sept. 9th 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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Do you want to meet other 9th grade families? Do you have questions about how this year will work and how we can support our kids? Is parenting a teenager...   Read More

August 30 Update From Principal Richard Fairly: Bulldog Pride, and a New Assistant Principal

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Greetings, Oakland Tech Community! I want to share with you the deep sense of pride I feel about the way Oakland Tech is pulling together to re-create our school. We...   Read More

Quarter Schedule and Grade Reporting Calendar for the 2020-21 School Year at Oakland Tech

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OUSD’s distance learning plan for the 2020-21 school year divides each semester into two quarters, with high school students enrolled in three or four classes per quarter. Each quarter has...   Read More

New Student Opportunity Page for Performing arts

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Come check out the new Performing Art Page for student Opportunities: http://oaklandtech.com/staff/performingarts/student-opportunities/ If you would like to submit for a post please use the link on the page to submit...   Read More

Video Recording of the August 18 Oakland Tech PTSA Meeting

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The first Oakland Tech PTSA meeting of the new school year took place via Zoom on Tuesday, Aug. 18. Click below to view a video recording of the meeting. 

August 21 Update From Principal Fairly: Week 3 Schedule, Course Changes and 2019-20 Yearbooks

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August 25 Revision:  For Weeks 3 through 7 of this school year, a revised schedule for Wednesday Zoom classes was announced today in accordance with terms stipulated in the MOU...   Read More

Principal Fairly to Answer Families’ Questions During Virtual ‘Office Hours’ on Zoom

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During the Oakland Tech PTSA meeting on Tuesday, Principal Fairly announced he would hold two office hours to answer questions this week. Wednesday (Aug. 19) and Friday (Aug. 21) at...   Read More

Oakland Tech on Instagram: Get Connected to School News, Clubs, Teacher Pages and More

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Are you ready to get more connected to the Oakland Tech community? We have an active and growing network on Instagram at OTHS Connections and many other club, academy, house,...   Read More

Week 2 Schedule for Textbook Pickup/Exchange and Internet Technology Distribution

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Here is the Week 2 schedule for families who need to pick up textbooks for this year, or return textbooks from last year: Monday, August 17, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m....   Read More

Concerns Regarding Complaints of Misconduct: A Message From Mr. Fairly

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Hello Oakland Tech Community, We want to acknowledge concerns that have been expressed regarding anonymous statements that were posted on an Instagram account alleging gross misconduct within our school community....   Read More

August 14 Update From Principal Richard Fairly: The Schedule for Week 2 at Oakland Tech

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Scholars, Parents, Families and Supporters of Oakland Tech: We are living through unprecedented times, and I want to recognize the partnership that our teachers all have shown in the best...   Read More

Road to College #1: College Application Information Night Webinar

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020; 6:00-8:00 p.m. Zoom Webinar for 12th Grade Students (Link will be provided directly to students) Learn the nuts and bolts of completing the college application process...   Read More

Aeries Access for Students: New Login Instructions

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In response the login issues students have experienced, OUSD has changed the way students log into Aeries. Here are the revised instructions: In your Web browser, go to student.ousd.org. Be...   Read More

Hotspots and Bandwidth: Using 1Million Project Cell Phones and Hot Spots for Internet Access

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MONTHLY DATA CAP WARNING If you are using a Sprint 1Million Project cell phone or hotspot for home Internet access, be aware that these devices have a monthly limit of...   Read More

Distance Learning at Oakland Tech in 2020-2021

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DISTANCE LEARNING AT OAKLAND TECH IN 2020-2021 APRENDIZAJE A DISTANCIA EN OAKLAND TECH EN 2020-2021 Contents of this page / Contenido de esta página USE THE AERIES PORTAL / USE...   Read More

Instructions for Picking Up Textbooks and Chromebooks During the First Week of School

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Hello Oakland Oakland Tech Families, We are happy to announce the start of school next week, and the dates and times to pick up textbooks and technology. WHAT: DRIVE-BY TEXTBOOK...   Read More

School Sports Update: Revised 2020-21 Timeline Posted by the CIF and Oakland Athletic League

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This school year, the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) has determined high school sports will be conducted in two seasons, rather than the traditional Fall, Winter, and Spring seasons. There has...   Read More

Oakland Tech Registration is Online Through the Aeries Parent Portal

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As Oakland Tech responds to the requirements of the COVID-19 restrictions, we have moved registration online. All families may register online this year by using their Aeries Parent Portal account....   Read More

Returning Textbooks From Last Year: Drive-By Drop-Off Days on Aug. 6 and 7

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Hello Oakland Tech families/students, Because we did not complete school in the normal fashion last year, many school textbooks were never returned by our students in grades 9-11 (Seniors had...   Read More

Information About Textbook Distribution and OUSD Technology Surveys for Student Internet Access

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Dear Oakland Tech Families, Thank you for your patience as we approach the beginning of the 2020-2021 academic year. We are writing today to share information about the registration process...   Read More

Community News and Information Sources for Oakland Tech Families

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At Oakland Tech, we have many ways to stay in the loop and communicate about what’s happening at the school. With online learning, we will rely on these ways more...   Read More

Information About the New School Year From Principal Richard Fairly

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AUGUST 5 UPDATE: Registration: We are not expecting to need to have in-person registration, and we are making phone calls to students who haven’t yet registered online. If the parent/caregiver...   Read More

Start the New School Year by Joining the Oakland Tech Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA)

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In these uncertain times, community engagement is more important than ever. The Oakland Tech PTSA is your forum to connect with other Bulldog families, teachers and staff as we tackle...   Read More

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