Veteran’s Day (no school)

In Lieu of Lincoln’s Birthday (no school)

Professional Development Day (no school for students)

Semester Ends

End of Marking Period

Labor Day (no school)

PTSA Meeting: All Welcome!

Tonight’s brief PTSA meeting starts at 7 PM in OT’s Quick Lunch Room, not the usual library location. We hope you can come out for this school year’s last meeting...   Read More

“Marijuana & the Teenage Brain” Forum Featuring Ralph Cantor

All parents, guardians and community members are invited to join us for an enlightening, in-depth PTSA-sponsored forum on “Marijuana & the Teenage Brain,” featuring Ralph Cantor on Monday, May 14,...   Read More

9th Grade Physical Fitness Make Up Tests

The Oakland Technical High School Physical Education Dept. will offer a one-time opportunity to re-take the state-mandated Physical Fitness Test (PFT) to those 9th graders who did not pass the...   Read More

Spring Concert

Everyone is invited to celebrate our talented musicians at the Music Department’s Spring Concert “Tell Me a Bedtime Story” on Thursday, May 3 at 6:30 PM. The night features Tech’s...   Read More

College Admissions & Coaching for Students with Learning Differences

Please join us for an enlightening workshop “Getting In & Staying In: College Admissions and Coaching for Students with Learning Differences” on Wednesday, May 2, from 6:30 to 8 PM in the...   Read More

2018-19 Student Gov’t Intent-to-Run Form Due

Students! If you’re passionate about improving Tech’s Student Government and serving students in a creative and diligent way, pick up a 2018-19 Student Government officer election packet in the attendance office!...   Read More

Make Up Pre-Registration II

If you’re a parent or guardian who was unable to attend either our Pre-Registration Night on April 12 or our Make Up Pre-Registration I on April 18, you have another...   Read More

Physical Fitness Test Retake

Oakland Tech’s Physical Education Dept. is offering an opportunity for rising 10th, 11th and 12th grade students to retake the state-mandated Physical Fitness Test (PFT) at the end of summer. This is...   Read More

2018-19 Student Gov’t Officer Application Packets Available

Students! If you’re passionate about improving Tech’s Student Government and serving students in a creative and diligent way, pick up a 2018-19 Student Government officer election packet in the attendance office!...   Read More

Yearbook Pick Up for Seniors

Must present a valid student ID.

Peralta College Counseling Sessions

All seniors planning to attend community college next year are strongly encouraged to attend a counseling session with representatives from Laney College and the College of Alameda. Details available from...   Read More

Man Up XVII: Your Health is Your Wealth

Parent Information Night: Pathways Through Community College

Tech parents and guardians — particularly those of seniors — along with their students are invited to attend Tech’s Parent Information Night about pathways through community college on Wednesday, April...   Read More

Spring Art Show

Prepare to be wowed at Tech’s annual Spring Art Show, which showcases the talents and creativity of our student-artists. Works are on display in the art wing, select hallways and...   Read More

Spring Art Show Opening Reception

Please join us for Tech’s annual art show opening reception on Thursday, April 26, from 4:30 to 6:30 PM, in the library. You’ll find (and be wowed!) by student works...   Read More

Graduation Performance Auditions

Are you a senior interested in participating in your upcoming graduation ceremony? Let us know! Students who’d like to give a speech, perform a dance, sing or play an instrument...   Read More

10 Year Anniversary Celebration of Field of Dreams

Come celebrate 10 years of amazing baseball at Rickey Henderson Field (a k a, Field of Dreams) on Saturday, April 21 at 12 to 2 PM at 426 45th St....   Read More

OT Carnival & Flea Market

Last Day to Purchase Junior Prom Tickets

Hello, Class of 2019! Please join us for Oakland Tech’s annual Junior Prom on Friday, April 20, from 6:30 to 11PM at the Centre Concord, 5298 Clayton Rd, Concord, CA 94521. This year’s...   Read More

Pre-Ordered Graduation Announcements, Rings & Apparel Distributed

Achievers will be at Oakland Tech on Monday, May 7, to distribute pre-purchased graduation announcements, rings and apparel. Please bring your ID. Caps and gowns will be distributed at the June 5 graduation...   Read More

Last Day to Order Yearbook Online

The deadline to purchase a yearbook online is Monday, April 2 at (ID Code 12547618). The cost is $75.

9th Grade Orientation & Family BBQ

All incoming Bulldogs and their families are invited to Tech’s 9th Grade Orientation & Family BBQ on Friday, Aug. 10, from 4 to 7 PM, in the front of school. This...   Read More

Make Up Pre-Registration for Incoming Students

Parents are welcome to come at any point throughout the day to pre-register their student(s), but those who sign up for a designated 15-minute time slot (form available soon) will...   Read More

UC Irvine next Steps

OT Talent Show

Come cheer on Tech’s amazingly talented Bulldogs as they showcase their skills and vie for jaw-dropping prizes (1st Place: $500; 2nd Place: $250; and 3rd Place: $100) at Tech’s 2018...   Read More

Math Assessment for Incoming 9th Grade Students

Tech conducts a math assessment of incoming students to ensure they’re placed in the correct math class in the fall, and, equally key, to help both students and their families...   Read More

Pre-Registration for Incoming Students

Learn more about pre-registration and all upcoming events for incoming students and families.

Incoming Bulldogs: Last Day to Confirm School Placement for 2018-19

Accept (or decline) your placement here.

Cesar Chavez Day (no school)

2018 CAASPP Testing

Here at Oakland Tech — and at schools throughout the state — teachers and staff have been working hard to implement Common Core in the classrooms. We’ll be conducting testing...   Read More

Sf state next steps

Evergreen State visit

March For Our Lives

The newly-formed Student Activism Club at Oakland Tech would like to invite the entire Tech community to join us at the March for Our Lives Rally in downtown Oakland, this Saturday, March...   Read More

We Run Oakland: For Our Daughters

Please join us for a walk/run human trafficking awareness. All proceeds will fund the distribution of “ASAP” (A Sista’s Always Prepared) kits, feminine hygiene for young ladies in our community....   Read More

Last Day to Purchase Senior Ball Tickets

Tickets to the June 2 Senior Ball at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral (Banquet Hall) are $90 and must be purchased from Ms. Whisenston, Tech’s treasurer, by Friday, May 18. This year’s theme...   Read More

Diploma Pick Up

Graduates, you may pick up your official Oakland Tech diploma in the counseling office between 8:30 AM and 2 PM. You must present an ID. If you are unable to...   Read More

Latin X Assembly

Library Clean Up: All Welcome!

Oakland Tech students, parents, faculty, staff and community members are joining forces to reimagine the Tech library for 21st century learning. First step? Clean up! Please join us for our next...   Read More


This month’s CSSC meeting has been postponed due to a scheduling conflict with a Measure N presentation. We’ll post a new date and time as soon as possible. Tech’s Collaborative...   Read More

CSSC Meeting: All Welcome!

Tech’s Collaborative School Site Council is a dedicated group of teachers, staff, students, administrators, parents and community members that monitors the implementation of the school site plan for student achievement, evaluates the results...   Read More

Senior Checkout

Free Prom Dress Giveaway Registration Deadline

In partnership with the Oakland Ed Fund, Lesley West is giving away brand-new special occasion dresses to any high school junior or senior who needs one — nearly 1,000 free dresses in all, from sizes 0-30 — on Sunday, March...   Read More

Seniors: Last Day to Order Caps, Gowns & Rings

Caps & gowns, class rings, diploma frames and more may be ordered online at Achievers. (Password: oths510). For more information, call (408) 441-7200 or email You may also contact Achiever’s...   Read More

Taste of Temescal

Heads up: Taste of Temescal is changing seasons! Formerly a fall happening, this culinary crawl/Oakland-school-fundraiser is now shifting into spring! Please join us for the 9th annual Taste of Temescal on Tuesday, April 24,...   Read More

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