College Essay Information Night

Join us on Tuesday, May 22, at 6:30 PM in the library for a great presentation by Nina Cohen who’ll speak about various college essay requirements on college applications and how to break...   Read More

Women’s Film Festival

Once again this year, the PTSA will be screening “LUNAFEST 2018”, films by, for and about women. These films — many from award-winning female directors from around the world —...   Read More

Graduates Arrive at Paramount

Graduates, you must at the Paramount Theatre at 5 PM in preparation for the 6 PM ceremony. Congratulations!  

Yearbook Pick Up

Must present a valid student ID.

Make Up Math Assessment for Incoming 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

Textbook & Novel Rooms Cleanup

Students and parents! Please join us Saturday morning, May 19, to help clear out and organize the novel and textbook rooms at Tech (9 AM to noon). Or sign up for regular...   Read More

Upper Campus Clean Up

Hello, outdoor enthusiasts! The postponed Upper Campus cleanup is definitely happening on Saturday, May 12, from 9 AM to noon. We have several committed volunteers, but can always use more! Come for...   Read More

Spring Dance Production “Past Present Future”: All Welcome!

Everyone with a passion for dance and the desire to celebrate the work of our talented Bulldogs is invited to attend the OT Dance Dept. 2018 spring dance production, “Past...   Read More

Final Transcripts Available for Pick Up

Congratulations to our Class of 2018. Final transcripts are available for pick up beginning June 21. Students who are unable to pick up their transcripts may designate an adult to...   Read More

Drama Showcase: All Welcome!

Everyone is invited to cheer on Tech’s talented Drama students at all levels as they perform original works — including a murder mystery! — as well as scenes from “A...   Read More

Spring Sports Banquet & Awards Ceremony

All Tech student-athletes who participated in a spring sport — and their parents or caregivers — are invited to attend Oakland Tech’s annual Spring Sports Banquet & Awards Ceremony on Thursday,...   Read More

CANCELED: Upper Campus Clean Up



The second annual FADA Gala is set for Wednesday, May 23, from 4 to 6:30 PM, and you’re invited! What’s the FADA Gala? So glad you asked! The FADA Gala is...   Read More

Unity Assembly

Senior Decision Day!

Hello, Seniors! Let’s celebrate your after-high-school decisions whatever they are — work, college, military, gap year or something else entirely. We expect all seniors to attend this fun and memorable event....   Read More

Last Day of School

Memorial Day (no school)

Cesar Chavez Day (no school)

Spring Break

Presidents’ Day (no school)

Professional Development Day (no school for students)

Martin Luther King Jr Day (no school)

Winter Break

Thanksgiving Break

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

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