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Schools in Oakland

What is Common Enrollment and what impact does it have on our students and communities? How is it applied in other cities?


On March 17, LWVO held a program called "OUSD Common Enrollment Process: Pros and Cons" featuring speakers:
Jody London, Director, District 1, OUSD Board of Education
Shanthi Gonzales, Director, District 6, OUSD Board of Education
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Upcoming Events:
Hot Topic: Wednesday, March 30 Come discuss this issue, being decided by the OUSD School Board in June!

See the LWVO Calendar!

Go to OUSD's Frequently Asked Questions for more info on Common Enrollment.

Read the January 8, 2016 Contra Costa Times article about the Common Enrollment process.

Read an article on Common Enrollment from Education Post.

Read what OUSD Parents United has to say about Common Enrollment.

Read an Opinion Article from Roseann Torres, Director, District 5, OUSD Board of Education.