Screen Shot 2021-10-07 at 2.06.04 PM.png
Screen Shot 2020-03-17 at 10.47.49 AM.pn

dynamic classroom learning

It all starts in the classroom. Passionate teachers who create engaging learning experiences, which emphasize student ownership and agency.

diversity & community

Screen%20Shot%202020-03-17%20at%2010.47_

Our schools reflect the beautiful diversity of Oakland. We are committed to providing inclusive and welcoming spaces for ALL students and families.

partnerships throughout the bay area

Screen%20Shot%202020-03-17%20at%2010.47_

Thanks to our many partnerships throughout the Bay Area, students engage in real world experiences with the foremost leaders in the tech industry, social justice movements, and environmental organizations.

Screen%20Shot%202020-03-17%20at%2010.47_

creativity & self-expression

Screen%20Shot%202020-03-17%20at%2010.47_

Each Oakland in the Middle certified school fosters student creativity through classes in art, music, dance, computer science, world languages, and drama.

league sports

Screen%20Shot%202020-03-17%20at%2010.47_

Oakland in the Middle certified schools dominate the Oakland Athletic League, with boys and girls sports in every season of the year. Our scholar-athletes compete like the pros, while having fun like only middle schoolers can! Oakland’s legends started in the middle!

restorative justice

Screen%20Shot%202020-03-17%20at%2010.47_

Every Oakland in the Middle certified school instills the values of community, leadership, and inclusion through restorative practices. Students are empowered with the skills to address common challenges and promote positive and safe school culture. Circle up!

MonteraTies2.jpg

STUDENTS AT THE CENTER

Student success is our highest priority. We ensure students feel safe, are offered challenging and rigorous curriculum, and are consistently being provided the tools to become healthy contributing members of our Oakland and world community.

Brewer.jpg

RELATIONSHIPS AT THE CORE

We foster life-long relationships with family and community. Our schools host regular expositions of student learning. Students explore the larger Bay Area community and its resources, from Silicon Valley to the Marin Headlands. We act as community hubs, hosting events like family style Thanksgiving dinners and weekly farmers’ markets. Our school-based health centers provide everything from on-site dentists to mental health services. All of these partnerships and resources contribute to a stronger and more vibrant community.

Stay up to Date with What’s Happening

What’s Coming Up

SCHOOLS CLOSED - COVID 19

more info 

Visit Us

DSC05076.JPG

510-879-8838

  • facebook
  • instagram
  • twitter

Thanks for submitting!