End of Marking Period

Teacher Planning Day

Last Day of School for Students

Memorial Day (no school)

In Lieu of Lincoln Day (no school)

Spring Break

Presidents’ Day (no school)

Staff Development Day (no school for students)

M.L. King, Jr. Day (no school)

Winter Break

Thanksgiving Recess

No School (in lieu of Veteran’s Day)

Staff Development Day (no school for students)

Labor Day (no school)

First Day of School!

Be sure to check out the 2017-18 Bell Schedule.

College Night 101

Check out the details. Hope to see you there!

Academy Notifications for 9th Grade Students

Tech 9th graders will receive academy decision notifications by Monday, March 13 — electronically via their student OUSD accounts. Please review this letter to 9th grade families regarding the academy notification timeline.

LunaFest Film Festival

Short films by, for and about women. Sponsored by the Tech PTSA, Montera PTO, Reel Stories Club and Clif Bar. Recommended age 16+. Tickets — $5 student/$10 adult — are available at the door...   Read More

Winter Sports Banquet & Awards Ceremony

All Tech student-athletes who participated in Cheerleading or in a winter sport –– Girls and Boys Basketball, Girls and Boys Soccer, Ice hockey and Wrestling –– and their parents are invited to...   Read More

LunaFest Film Festival

Short films, for women, by women. Sponsored by the Oakland Tech PTSA, Montera PTO, Reel Stories Club and Clif Bar. (Recommended age 16+).  

OT Music Dept. Showcase, Fundraiser & Dance Party: All Welcome!

The OT Music Department’s annual fundraiser/showcase/whoop-it-up dance party is coming to Geoffrey’s Inner Circle on Friday, March 17. Doors open at 7:30 PM and music starts at 8 PM. The evening features...   Read More

Senior Ball

Tech’s annual senior ball is set to wow on Saturday, May 20, starting at 7 PM, at the University Club at Cal Memorial Stadium. This year’s theme is “The Great Gatsby”...   Read More

9th Grade Field Day

  Details, including the day’s schedule, are here. 

Financial Aid Crunch: Seniors, Get Help With Forms!

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

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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