To help you navigate Oakland charter school enrollment, we have put together some resources.
Oakland Public Schools Enrollment Video
Below is a video that walks through the major steps of the Oakland public charter school enrollment process. The applications for the 2024-2025 school year open on November 13, 2023!
Oakland Public Charter School Fair
Step-by-Step through the Enrollment Process
How to Apply to Oakland Charter Schools
Early Childhood Programs
To be eligible for Kindergarten next school year (2024-25), your child must turn 5 years old on or before September 1, 2024. To be eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) next school year (2024-25), your child must turn 5 years old between September 2, 2024 and June 2, 2025. TK is the first of a two-year kindergarten experience designed to meet the specific needs of four and five-year-old children.
To be eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) this school year (2023-2024), your child must turn 5 years old between September 2, 2023 and April 2, 2024.
If your child is too young to enroll in TK and/or Kindergarten for the school year, please use BANANAS’ Childcare Search Tool to find an early childhood program. For questions or help call BANANAS’ at 510-658-0381.
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