Joy of Parenting Workshop

Learn more about this terrific workshop here. 

Oakland Tech Career Week

Details here.

Deadline for 2017-18 Student Gov’t Intent-to-Run Forms

Oakland Tech’s student leaders reflect the voices, energy, caring, creativity and dedication of the entire Bulldog student community. Elections for Tech’s 2017-18 student officers are set to take place at the end of April. Students interested...   Read More

2017-18 Student Gov’t Application Window Opens

Deadline to Complete Survey About Next Superintendent of Schools

The Board of Education wants to hear from you as they search for the next Superintendent of the Oakland Unified School District. Please take a few minutes to share your opinions in this community...   Read More

9th Grade Academy Applications Due

Details here.

Bulldog Book Club Discusses The Lone Ranger & Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

The next meeting of the Bulldog Book Club is set for March 21 at 7:30 PM in the Principal’s Conference Room when we’ll sit down to discuss The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven,...   Read More

College Fair

The East Bay Higher Ed Week College Fair sponsored by UC Berkeley is set to take place on Tuesday, May 23, in the Girls Gym. All 11th graders will be released from...   Read More

AASAP Special Working Meeting: All Welcome!

Oakland Tech’s  African American Student Action Planners (AASAP) invite you to join them for two special working meetings — Wednesday, Feb. 15 and March 8, from 6 to 7:30 PM in the...   Read More

HBCU Presentation

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) will be holding a presentation in the library on Thursday, Feb. 9, from 12:40 1:30 PM.  Guest speakers will provide every student in attendance with free tickets to the Bay...   Read More

Observation Day Sponsored by AASAP

Tech’s Observation Day, sponsored by the African American Student Acton Planners (AASAP) committee, is a great opportunity for you to observe your student’s classes in person — either for a few periods or the entire day —  on Wednesday, March 15,...   Read More

Community Town Hall Re: Superintendent of Schools Search

Volunteer Work Day: Spruce Up the Auditorium

From Casey Fern, Tech Auditorium Stage Manager …   Please join me for a Volunteer Work Day this Saturday, Feb. 11, from 10 AM to 3 PM. Set aside a few hours...   Read More

PTSA Online Auction: Bidding Now Open!

Check out the online auction here where you’ll find tons of great items to bid on and love. The live auction is set for Saturday, March 11. Ticket information and more here.

Last Day to Order Yearbook

Tech’s yearbook is a labor of love from a dedicated group of students and staff who help design, write, edit, lay out and photograph it into existence. Click here to order your 2016-17...   Read More

OUSD Jazz Festival

Come to the 15th Annual Oakland Schools Jazz Festival — held at Tech on Thursday evening, Feb. 2, 6:30 PM. This event showcases the daily work of students and teachers in music classrooms across...   Read More

HBCU Spring Break Tour: Registration & Payment Deadline

HBCU Spring Break Tour Meeting

Parent/Guardian-Led Meeting Re: Paideia, Academies & More

All interested parents, guardians, students and staff are encouraged to attend a parent-led meeting regarding changes to Paideia, academies and the process for getting into academies at Tech. Gathering starts at...   Read More

Free SAT for Juniors

All Tech Juniors have been registered by the school to take the SAT — FREE. Details soon.

Engineering Academy Test for 9th Grade Applicants

Students are encouraged to review the material in this study guide in advance of the test as well as attend or more of the lunch time or after school tutoring sessions...   Read More

Academy Interviews for 9th Grade Students

Details here.

Academy Fair for 9th Grade Students (Parents & Guardians Welcome!)

Details here.

Pathways & Paideia Community Meeting: All Welcome!

Details here.

Spring Sports Information Meeting

All students interested in participating in a Spring sport — along with their parents or caregivers — are invited to attend the Spring Sports Information Meeting on Thursday, January 26th at 6 PM, in the...   Read More

Junior Prom

The 2017 Oakland Tech Junior Prom, “A Night At The Oscars,” is ready to roll out the red carpet on Saturday, April 15, from 6:30 to 11 PM, at the Centre Concord in Concord. The theme colors are...   Read More

Class of 2017 Graduation!

Details here.

College Information Night for Sophomores & Juniors

Our speaker, Wendy Morrison, a veteran college advisor, will cover practical tips for sophomores as they start to think about college and for juniors as they prepare to apply for...   Read More

“This Could Be You” Career Awareness Event Featuring OT Alum

Bulldog Book Club Discusses Slaughterhouse Five

The next meeting of the Bulldog Book Club is set for Jan. 24 at 7:30 PM in the Principal’s Conference Room. We will be discussing Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut which is being...   Read More

9th Grade Academy Information Night

Details here.

POSTPONED until Feb. 1: Pathways & Paideia Community Meeting

Details here.

Paideia Program Meeting: All Welcome!

Equity Team Meeting

Free Screening of “Screenagers” Movie: Growing Up in the Digital Age

The Oakland Tech PTSA is hosting a showing of “Screenagers,” a film about how phones, video games and other screens affect the lives of families and student learning – and what...   Read More

“Bulldog Closet” Drive: Please Donate Hygiene Products

The PTSA is hosting a hygiene drive for the Bulldog Closet. The Bulldog Closet is a program started by Tech’s school nurse Amanda Epperson to provide basic hygiene products to our community members who don’t...   Read More

“Drugs — Your Child, Your Influence” Discussion

Join the Bulldog community for another powerful and enlightening conversation with Robert Dousa, OUSD’s Health Education Program Specialist on Thursday, Dec. 15, at 7 PM in the library. He’ll present strength-based suggestions for...   Read More

“Achieve UC” Event for Juniors

All Tech 11th graders are encouraged to attend “Achieve UC” during 6th Period. They’ll learn about UC’s and whether UC is right for them.

OT Hoodies on Sale

Tech’s hugely popular Bulldog hoodies will be on sale during lunch in front of school. Now’s the time for you to get yours or buy one for someone else! We still have a wide selections of sizes available...   Read More

Fall Sports Banquet & Awards Ceremony

All Tech student-athletes who participated in a fall sport and their parents are invited to attend Oakland Tech’s annual Fall Sports Banquet & Awards Ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 8 at 6 PM in the school cafeteria. Sponsored...   Read More

“The Joy of Raising Teens” Workshop

All parents of teens and tweens who seek to strengthen the relationship with their children as they stretch toward adulthood are invited to participate in “The Joy of Raising Teens” workshop...   Read More

Learning Differences Teleseminar

Do you know this student? forgot his/her homework on the printer this morning has no idea there is an English test tomorrow pulled an all-nighter for the Chem Project due...   Read More

Prospective Family Tours

Prospective students and parents or caregivers are invited to attend one of six in-depth campus tours scheduled between the end of November and mid-December. Each tour will begin at 9 AM in the auditorium...   Read More

Scholarship Fridays

Students are invited — and encouraged — to come after school for scholarship application support every 2nd and 4th Friday, from 3:30 to 4:30 PM, in the library. Get the help, guidance...   Read More

Celebrate Tech Senior Football Players & Cheerleaders

Please join us as we celebrate and recognize our senior football players and cheerleaders before the start of our homecoming game against McClymonds High School. Then stay to watch what will be a...   Read More

Homecoming Game!

Come show your Bulldog spirit at our homecoming game against McClymonds!

2017 Oakland Tech Auction & Gala: Come, Support & Celebrate!

Chat, sip, bid, munch and whoop it up (while doing good!) for our Bulldog community at the 2017 Tech Auction — Saturday, March 11, from 6 to 10 PM, at the California...   Read More

Ride for a Reason Kick-Off Registration Party

Learn all about it here!

Winter Ball 2016!

African American Student Action Planner (AASAP) Committee Meeting: All Welcome!

African American Student Action Planners (AASAP) is a committee of parents, teachers, students and school administrators dedicated to increasing the academic and life success of Tech’s African American students. Everyone interested furthering our mission is encouraged...   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, 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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