Monthly Archives: March 2021

Oakland Tech Reopens Tuesday March 30 for High Priority Students and Other News

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From Principal Fairly: It has been a long 12 months since we had students in the halls of Oakland Tech, but that will be changing soon. Along with the other...   Read More

Oakland Tech Collaborative School Site Council Meeting Wednesday, March 31, at 4:30 p.m.

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Collaborative School Site Council Meeting Wednesday, March 31, 2021, 4:30pm, on Zoom. All parents/guardians and community are encouraged to participate in the Collaborative School Site Council. The CSSC develops and...   Read More

Oakland Tech Men’s Soccer Tryouts Scheduled Before Spring Break

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Coach Joel Higgins has announced that tryouts for Oakland Tech Men’s Soccer will be held for three days during the week before spring break:  Wednesday, March 31 Thursday, April 1...   Read More

Women’s Lacrosse Team Invites New Members, All Skill Levels Welcome

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When: Monday-Thursday from 5:30pm-7:00pm at Tech’s Field Who: People of all skill levels (Newbies welcome!!!) Lacrosse Sticks and Goggles provided Bring a mouth guard and fill out the OAL Sports...   Read More

Join Oakland Tech’s Boy’s Tennis Team

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When: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 4:30 to 5:30 Who: all skill levels welcome (tennis rackets provided) Registration: You MUST submit your physical to the OAL Sports Conditioning Registration link before...   Read More

Join Mills College Upward Bound for Free College Pathway Support

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Do you want to go to college but need help prepping?! Join MCUB! Now accepting 9th-11th graders. Magi Brizuela is your mentor/advocate at Tech. Small cohort, so one-on-one support College...   Read More

Building a College List: Zoom Info Session for 9th to 11th Graders on March 25

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Need help starting your college research? Join us on Thursday, March 25, from 1:30-3 to learn everything you need to know about College Eligibility and Pathways. We’ll cover information about...   Read More

Rainbow Chefs Academy Culinary Education Program Goes Virtual

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Rainbow Chefs is back! Join us twice a day on Mondays (tutorial hour, 10-11 a.m. and after-school 4-5 p.m.) for virtual cooking fun. Materials are distributed weekly. March 22-May 19....   Read More

What is Tech’s Plan for Students to Return to Campus? Join us for a OTHS Town Hall, Thurs. March 25 5:30 pm.

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OTHS Town Hall: Oakland Tech PTSA will be hosting a Town Hall on Thursday, March 25 at 5:30pm with school leaders to talk about Tech’s plans for bringing students back...   Read More

Principal’s Message, Celebrating Women’s History, Concern for Anti-Asian and Anti-Women Violence, Reopening Information

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  March has been a month that is full of opportunities to plan and strengthen the connections that hold us together as a school and a nation. I personally am...   Read More

Virtual ‘Shadow Day’ Event Connects High School Students With College Student Mentors

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The YWCA Berkeley/Oakland’s 28th Annual *VIRTUAL* Shadow Day event will take place on Monday, April 19, from noon to 2:30 p.m via Zoom. WHAT IS SHADOW DAY: Shadow Day is...   Read More

College Pathway Support Program Seeks 9th Grade Applicants

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The Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) is open for applications! EAOP offers 1:1 and group advising, strengthen college awareness and preparation academic enrichment opportunities, and assistance with college and finical...   Read More

Zoom-Based Community College Fair on March 24

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EAOP invites you to the Community College Fair on March 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. During this event, you will get to learn more about what the opportunities available...   Read More

Black History Month Art and Writing Competition Winners Announced

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Greetings Bulldog Families, We are thrilled to announce the winners of the Black History Month Competition – A Time For Social Change.

Bid on Bargains Galore: The Biggest Ever Oakland Tech Online Auction is Live!

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The Oakland Tech 2021 Online Auction is now open! This is our largest online auction ever, with 375 items for bidding, as well as party spots and raffle tickets for...   Read More

February Issue of The Scribe Student Newspaper Now Available Online

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The February 2021 edition of Oakland Tech’s student newspaper, The Scribe, is now available online at www.oaklandtechscribe.com » The update includes coverage of attacks on the military coup in Myanmar,...   Read More

Seeking Submissions to The Scribble, OT’s Satirical Publication

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Write for The Scribble! We are accepting articles from all students. Articles are due on March 23. Sign up at www.tinyurl.com/signinsheet0321 » Produced independently from The Scribe, The Scribble is...   Read More

Paid Summer Internship Opportunity at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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Experiences in Research internships are for high school students to gain hands-on experience with professionals at Lawrence Berkeley Lab. Students will spend six weeks over the summer working directly on...   Read More

District 1 Forum on OUSD Initiatives to Support African-American Students

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District 1 School Board DirectorSam Davis will host a forum on OUSD Initiatives to Support African-American Students on Monday, March 15, from 5:30 to 7 p.m What is the district...   Read More

A Tribe Called Tech Math Tutoring Program Next Quarter During Tutorial and After School

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BACR and the Oakland Tech Equity Team are so excited to offer math tutoring next quarter to all 10th-12th grade scholars. Our goal is to assist scholars with math intervention...   Read More

Oakland Tech Spirit Week: Five Great Ways to Show Your Bulldog Pride

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Monday: Crazy Crocs & Socks Day Submit a photo of your crazy Crocs and socks combination. The craziest combination will receive either a gift card or free Tech apparel! Submit...   Read More

Online Event Provides Safe Space to Discuss Self Care and Mental Health During the Pandemic

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Join us to discuss Intentional Self Care & Mental Health on Wednesday, March 10, from 4 to 5 p.m. It has been a tough year going through virtual learning! Come...   Read More

All\ Students Asked to Complete Equity Survey by March 5

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WHO? – All Oakland Tech Scholars, Grades 9-12 WHEN? – By March 5, 2021 WHERE? Equity Survey Link WHY? – To assist Oakland Tech with developing an Equity Action Plan

Be A Part: Will You Join the PTSA Board?

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Hello Tech Parents—Want to be more involved in Tech?   We are looking for board leadership that is reflective of all parts of our school community.   Being on the...   Read More

OUSD prohibits unlawful discrimination (such as discriminatory harassment, intimidation, or bullying) against any student, employee, or other person participating in district programs and activities, including, but not limited to, those programs or activities funded directly by or that receive or benefit from any state financial assistance, based on the person's actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital, pregnancy, or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information, or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Government Code 11135, or Penal Code 422.55 or equity or compliance with Title IX, or based on his/her association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics (5 CCR 4610). BOARD POLICY 0410. BOARD POLICY 1312.3. BOARD POLICY 4030. BOARD POLICY 5143.3. BOARD POLICY 5145.7. Complaint forms are available at school sites, on the district webpage at www.ousd.org/ombudsperson, at the Office of the Ombudsperson located at 1000 Broadway, 1st Floor, Suite 150, Oakland, CA 94607, or via telephone 510-879-4281.

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