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Pathway Directors Review 9th Grade Applications

Academy/Pathway Directors are continuing to meet to determine placements for next year’s 10th grade class. They are conducting follow-up interviews with students whose preferences were unclear.

Engineering Academy Diagnostic for 9th Grade Students

A diagnostic based on Algebraic skills and knowledge will be given to 9th grade students applying to the Engineering Academy.

Pathway/Academy Applications Due from 9th Grade Students

Pathway/Academy Week!

This week, all 9th grade students are participating in pathway outreach events during their CS classes and lunchtime information sessions (with lunch provided!) in the library:  Monday: Race, Policy &...   Read More

Academy Video Presentation in 9th Grade Advisory Classes

10th-12th grade Bulldogs will discuss their pathways experiences in a video presentation shared in 9th grade classes. A discussion and student survey follow.

Free Screening of “Backpack Full of Cash”

¨Backpack Full of Cash,” narrated by Matt Damon, is a feature-length documentary that explores the growing privatization of public schools and the resulting impact on America’s most vulnerable children. There will be...   Read More

Music Dept. Winter Concert: Come Celebrate Great Music!

Come hear why Tech’s music program has been recognized TWICE by the Grammy Foundation for excellence in music education! Join us on Friday, Dec. 15, at 6:30 PM in the...   Read More

Hot Chocolate Fundraiser

Tech’s Sophomore Class Student Government officers are selling delicious hot chocolate every morning, from 8:30 to 8:55 AM, in front of the library — yours for only $2 a cup! All...   Read More

Hockey Game: Bulldogs vs. South Bay Flyers

Come out and support Oakland Tech’s hockey team!

Hockey Game: Bulldogs vs. South Bay Flyers

Oakland Tech’s Best Kept Secret: We have a hockey team! Come out and support the Bulldogs!

Hockey Game: Bulldogs vs. East Bay Dragons

Oakland Tech’s best kept secret: We have a hockey team! Come out to support the Bulldogs!

Staff Directory Offline, Nov. 19 – 21

The website’s staff directory will be offline Sunday, Nov. 19 thru Tuesday, Nov. 21 for updating. We apologize for any inconvenience. Students and parents, you can find teacher email addresses...   Read More

Community Engagement Mtg Re: 2018-19 Budget Prioritization

Tonight’s community engagement meeting with the District Budget Advisory Committee and assorted school site committees is focused on discussing priorities for the 2018-19 budget.  

Board of Ed Meeting to VOTE on Budget Cuts

Tonight, the Oakland School Board will vote on the budget resolution, which will include mid-year layoffs and school site cuts. We strongly encourage everyone with a stake in the decision...   Read More

Board of Education Resolution Review Re: Budget Cuts

Tonight’s meeting includes a debrief of the Nov. 27 special meeting regarding the budget as well as a discussion about a decision for Wednesday, Dec. 13. Here is an overview...   Read More

School Board Budget & Finance Committee Meeting

Discussion includes first interim, FCMAT implementation plan; update on multi-year projections and the 18-19 budget calendar. Here is an overview of OUSDs financial situation.

Special Meeting of Board of Ed Re: Proposed Mid-Year Budget Cuts

Tonight, the Oakland School Board will be presented with all recommendations for mid-year budget cuts and will vote only on reductions to OUSDs central office. You’re strongly encouraged to attend...   Read More

Tech’s Annual Health Fair

Come check out the booths!

Community Meeting on Blueprint for Quality Schools

Please join School Board Director Jody London for a discussion about OUSDs Blueprint for Quality Schools on Wednesday, Dec. 6, from 6:15 to 8:45 PM, in the Tech library. Topics...   Read More

Community Meeting re: OUSD Budget & Proposed Cuts

Please join School Board Directors, Jody London, Shanthi Gonzales and Aimee Eng for a discussion about OUSDs current budget crisis and proposed cuts. This is a chance to learn what’s happening...   Read More

Tech’s Turkey College Crunch for Seniors

Bulldog seniors, Tech’s college advisors and school counselors will be in the library on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 20 and 21, from 10 AM to 2 PM, to help you...   Read More

Winter Ball!

Oakland Tech’s Student Government invites all Bulldogs to celebrate the magic of the season at Tech’s annual Winter Ball “Peppermint Paradise” on Friday, Dec. 22 (right before Winter Break) from...   Read More

Graduation Ordering for Cap, Gown & More

Caps & gowns, class rings, diploma frames and more may be ordered in front of school on Friday, Nov. 17 during lunch or online at Achievers. (Password: oths510). For more information,...   Read More

Black History Month Assembly

OT HBCU Spring Break Tour Bon Voyage Potluck

Calling all OT HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please join us for our final meeting before our trip (April 1 – 6) with a tasty, celebratory Bon...   Read More

OT HBCU Spring Break Tour Meeting

Calling all Tech HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please plan on joining us for our next preparation meeting on Thursday, March 22 from 6 to 7:30 PM...   Read More

OT Women’s Volleyball NorCal Playoff Game

For the first time, Oakland Tech will be the host team in a NorCal Volleyball Playoff game with Tech women playing Union Mine of El Dorado, Wednesday, Nov. 15 at...   Read More

OT HBCU Spring Break Tour Meeting

Calling all Tech HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please plan on joining us for our next preparation meeting on Thursday, March 8 from 6 to 7:30 PM...   Read More

OT HBCU Spring Break Tour Meeting

Calling all Tech HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please plan on joining us for our next preparation meeting on Thursday, Feb. 22 from 6 to 7:30 PM...   Read More

OT HBCU Spring Break Tour Meeting

Calling all Tech HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please plan on joining us for our next preparation meeting on Thursday, Feb. 8, from 6 to 7:30 PM...   Read More

OT HBCU Tour Meeting

Calling all Tech HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please plan on joining us for our next preparation meeting on Thursday, Jan. 25 from 6 to 7:30 PM...   Read More

OT HBCU Alumni Panel: All Welcome!

All students and parents interested in learning about the Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) experience are warmly invited to join us for an panel discussion featuring Tech alumni students...   Read More

OT HBCU Spring Break Tour Meeting

Calling all Tech HBCU Spring Break Tour participants, parents and guardians! Please plan on joining us for our next preparation meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 29, from 6 to 7:30 PM...   Read More

Bulldog Parents Book Club

Please join us for the next Bulldog Parents Book Club on Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 7:15 PM in the Principal’s Conference Room (to the left as you enter the lobby) as...   Read More

Ride for a Reason Kick Off Registration Party

The 10th annual Ride for a Reason kicks off with a registration party on Friday, Dec. 1, from 6 to 8 PM at Tip Top Bike Shop at 4800 Telegraph Ave. — yep,...   Read More

PTSA Meeting: All Welcome!

All Bulldog community members and supporters are warmly invited to attend the next PTSA meeting on Monday, Nov. 13, from 7 to 9 PM, in the library. The agenda is packed....   Read More

9th Grade Summer Bridge Program

Oakland Tech’s 9th Grade Summer Bridge consists of 2-one week sessions — the weeks of July 9 and July 16 — that focus on helping 8th grade students transition from...   Read More

Graduation!

Congratulations to Oakland Tech’s Class of 2018! 

Senior Finals

AP Exams

Here is the 2018 exam schedule issued by the College Board. AP tests are given across the country on the same day at the same time. Please note that Tech...   Read More

Academy Information Night for 9th Grade Families

All 9th grade Bulldogs and their parents are invited to join us for our annual Academy Information Night on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 6 PM, beginning in the auditorium. While students...   Read More

Shadow Visits for 8th Grade Students: Last Day

Last Day to Register for 8th Grade Shadow Visit

Shadow visits of Tech for current 8th grade students are available from Dec. 4 to Jan. 12. The last day to register is Jan. 5. Learn more here.

Shadow Visits for 8th Grade Students Begin

Shadow visits of Tech for current 8th grade students are available from Dec. 4 to Jan. 12. The last day to register is Jan. 5. Learn more here.

SAT Day for Juniors

In an effort to improve equity and access for more students to the higher education admission process, all Tech 11th grade students will take the SAT exam (including the essay...   Read More

Oakland Composite High School Bike Rides

Do you LOVE trails, fun and exercise?  The Oakland Composite High School Mountain Bike Team has consisted of a bunch of high school kids who love mountain biking but didn’t...   Read More

10th-12th Grade Physical Fitness Testing

10-12th grade PE students will participate in CA State Physical Fitness Testing from April 23–27.

10th-12th Grade Physical Fitness Testing

10-12th grade PE students will participate in CA State Physical Fitness Testing from Nov. 6 – 9.

9th Grade Physical Fitness Testing

All 9th grade students will participate in CA State Physical Fitness Testing from Feb. 1 – Feb. 28. Learn more about Tech’s testing procedures and timeline. 

Man Up! Youth Conference

Black male youth grades 3 through 12 are invited to ManUp! XVI, a full day of engagement, encouragement, and empowerment. Participants will engage in a variety of workshops focused on...   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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