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OUSD Survey Invites Feedback From Families on Distance Learning and Reopening Campuses

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OUSD invites families to fill out a community-wide online survey that will allow you to provide feedback to district officials on a number of topics related to distance learning and...   Read More

Update From Principal Fairly: Revised Schedule for 2nd Quarter Classes Begins on Oct. 13

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Oakland Tech will modify our schedule slightly for Quarter 2 beginning on Oct. 13. When we divided our 7-period day into two quarters, it gave us the opportunity for targeted...   Read More

Oakland Tech PTSA Advocacy Committee to Host BYO Ballot (and Beverage) Discussion Via Zoom

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On October 13 at 7 p.m., the Oakland Tech PTSA Advocacy Committee will explain the November 2020 Ballot Measures (state and local) and how they affect our families and community....   Read More

Join Us Via Zoom for the Sept. 15 Oakland Tech PTSA Meeting

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Our September PTSA Meeting will focus on Helping Your Teen Manage Stress and Anxiety, with Cara Dellaquila. We will also be conducting the election for the Collaborative School Site Council...   Read More

August 30 Update From Principal Richard Fairly: Bulldog Pride, and a New Assistant Principal

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Greetings, Oakland Tech Community! I want to share with you the deep sense of pride I feel about the way Oakland Tech is pulling together to re-create our school. We...   Read More

Distance Learning at Oakland Tech in 2020-2021

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DISTANCE LEARNING AT OAKLAND TECH IN 2020-2021 APRENDIZAJE A DISTANCIA EN OAKLAND TECH EN 2020-2021 Contents of this page / Contenido de esta página USE THE AERIES PORTAL / USE...   Read More

Information About the New School Year From Principal Richard Fairly

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AUGUST 5 UPDATE: Registration: We are not expecting to need to have in-person registration, and we are making phone calls to students who haven’t yet registered online. If the parent/caregiver...   Read More

Richard Fairly to be New Principal of Oakland Tech

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Announcement from Vanessa Sifuentes June 2, 2020 Dear Oakland Tech Students, Staff, and Community, I hope this letter finds you in good health and that the 2019-2020 school year ended...   Read More

A Message From Ms. Morrison: ‘Thank You for Allowing Me to Serve You’

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Oakland Tech Students and Families, I have had the pleasure of working on the administrative team at Oakland Tech for the past 15 years. I have loved every minute of...   Read More

Tech Varsity Women Win Division 2 NorCal Championship; State Championship Game Canceled

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On Tuesday, our Oakland Tech Varsity Women — the reigning D4 Champions — took on Clovis High School in the D2 Northern California Championship at Tech, and the Bulldogs won...   Read More

Tech Varsity Men Win CIF Northern California Division 5 Soccer Championship

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In the Northern California State Championship Final on March 7, our own #1 seed Oakland Tech Men’s Varsity Soccer Team beat Hilmar High School (from Turlock) 2-0, earning the State...   Read More

March 6 Coronavirus Update From Principal Staci Ross-Morrison

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Dear Oakland Tech Community, I write today to share with you some important information. On Tuesday, the Oakland Tech Boys Basketball team played Menlo High School in the CIF championship...   Read More

March 4 Coronavirus Update From OUSD Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell

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OUSD has circulated the following letter providing information to our school communities about the coronavirus (COVID-19):

Coronavirus Update: A Message From OUSD Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell

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OUSD has circulated the following letter providing information to our school communities about the coronavirus (COVID-19):  

Principal’s Corner: Block Schedule for 2020-21 School Year

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Last week parents and some students attended our meeting about the block schedule. We believe this schedule will provide students with more opportunities for learning and for support from their...   Read More

PTSA Executive Board Nominations: Calling for Nominees!

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Executive Board Nominations Are you just itching to run for state, local or federal office but didn’t qualify for the March 3 ballot?  Luckily, the 2020-21 Executive Board election takes...   Read More

Coronavirus: A Message From Alameda County Health and Education Officials

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The Alameda County Health Department and the Alameda County Superintendent of Schools have submitted the following letter to all local schools to provide essential information about the ongoing coronavirus situation: 

Feb. 5 Presentation at Tech about Schools & Local Communities Funding Ballot Initiative

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On Wednesday, Feb. 5, the Oakland Tech PTSA and Ben Grieff, Campaign Director for Evolve California (www.evolve-ca.org), will host a detailed presentation and Q&A session about the California Schools and...   Read More

Drama – The Apollos

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OakTech Rep presents: “THE APOLLOS” Check out our great performance on the Drama page of the PA site

Spring 2020 PTSA Grant Applications Due by Friday, Jan. 31

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Want to take your class on a field trip? Need special equipment, reading materials or classroom supplies? Want to start a club at Tech? Apply online now for a PTSA...   Read More

Community Support Bolsters Highly Successful Bulldog Closet Donation Drive

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This year’s annual donation drive for the Bulldog Closet was a complete success. Thank you to everyone that made it possible! We received huge donations from Kaiser Pediatrics and The...   Read More

Principal’s Corner: More Information About the Rumored Threat to Oakland Tech

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I am reaching out to you with an update to the school threat toward Oakland Tech. We are continuing to follow up on all leads and trying to understand the...   Read More

Principal’s Corner: A Message to the Oakland Tech Community

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I write you to appreciate our entire Tech community for their support of our students and to provide an update to the social media threats surrounding Oakland Tech. Yesterday (Nov....   Read More

Principal’s Corner: Still Seeking Parent Patrol Volunteers

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Parent Patrol will begin on Monday, Nov. 4. It will be about an hour commitment per day. Parents will work in a team of 2; we need six to eight...   Read More

Principal’s Corner: Lunchtime Parent Patrols

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In an effort to monitor the neighborhood in which Tech resides, we are moving forward with a Parent Patrol. This year, we have had too many reports from our neighbors...   Read More

Principal’s Corner: Joy and Education

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Back to School Night It was great to see so many families at Back to School Night; however, we know that not all parents/guardians could attend.  If you have questions/concerns...   Read More

Principal’s Corner: Being Safe At Tech

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The first weeks of school have been great.  The energy on campus is positive and energizing.  Oakland Tech is the only high school in OUSD that allows students to venture...   Read More

Principal’s Corner: Meet the New Counselors and Teachers

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Hello Bulldogs! The first few days of school are busy for staff and students, and I know there are many emotions as the school year begins.  I know the beginning...   Read More

Welcome to the 2019-2020 School Year

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Bulldogs and Families, Welcome to a new year!!! Let’s make this the best year you have yet to have in high school. Start the year off on a positive note...   Read More

Weekly Update from Tech’s Top Dog

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Tech Students & Acceptance to UC Berkeley I am so proud of our students and teachers. A recent story in the San Francisco Business Times discussed the number of graduating...   Read More

Exercise Your Right: 16 & 17 Year Olds Can Now Pre-Register Online to Vote

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In California, eligible 16 and 17 year olds can now pre-register online to vote and then automatically become active voters once they turn 18 — strengthening our democracy by helping to...   Read More

OT Awarded Grant from Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

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All of us in the Bulldog community extend an enthusiastic and heartfelt Thank You to the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) for awarding us a $10,000 grant to be used toward...   Read More

Tech & McClymonds Students Highlight Their Experiences as Intel Interns

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Watch twenty students from Oakland Tech and nine from McClymonds showcase their innovations, inspiration and life-changing experiences as Intel High Tech Pathway interns in the summer of 2016.   OUSD Press...   Read More

Oakland Tech: One Hundred Years Historial Video

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You can now view the full-length version of the Oakland Tech historical video, narrated by Ted Lange '66, which was shown at the History of Oakland Tech Centennial event on May 22nd, 2015.

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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