Oakland, CA - Oakland Unified School District just announced that all schools are open tomorrow, Friday, October 11. The following is a message we sent to all students and staff along with an audio version of the message.
"Greetings Oakland Unified Community. This is communications director, John Sasaki. I call with GOOD NEWS. The power shutoff to Oakland is now over. That means all of our schools will have power and be open for teaching and learning on Friday, October 11. Once again, the power shutoff to Oakland is over, so all schools will be in session tomorrow. We look forward to seeing all students and staff in class first thing in the morning. Thank you for your patience through these challenging circumstances."
Link to audio version of robocall: https://msg.schoolmessenger.com/m/?s=SfstgKhXIoE
About the Oakland Unified School District
In California’s most diverse city, Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) is dedicated to creating a learning environment where “Every Student Thrives!” More than half of our students speak a non-English language at home. And each of our 83 schools is staffed with talented individuals uniting around a common set of values: Students First, Equity, Excellence, Integrity, Cultural Responsiveness and Joy. We are committed to preparing all students for college, career and community success.
To learn more about OUSD’s Full Service Community District focused on academic achievement while serving the whole child in safe schools, please visit OUSD.org and follow us @OUSDnews.
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