OUMS Lottery for 21-22 School Year

Tonight is Oakland Unity Middle School’s Public Lottery for the 21-22 School Year! The automated lottery will be generated virtually tonight, March 8th, at 5:00pm. The lottery includes all applications submitted by February 5th, 2021. If you would like to attend the virtual lottery to see the results live, click on the ZOOM link sent […]

OUMS recognized for Outstanding Academic Growth

Are you looking for a school that will meet your students’s needs? That will accelerate your student’s growth? Look no further! We are proud to share that Oakland Unity Middle School (OUMS) was one of only four Oakland middle schools to be recognized for outstanding academic growth on the SBAC assessment. Our students grew significantly […]

8th Grade Rocket Scientists

Our 8th Grade Scientists wrapped up their semester by BUILDING and LAUNCHING ROCKETS at school! Our science teachers applied for and received a grant from the OaklandEd Fund that allowed them to purchase rocket-building materials from Pitsco Education. First, science teachers worked diligently to assemble rocket packets for students. Then, students and families picked up […]

OUMS Makes In-Person Small Groups Happen!

As soon as the Alameda County Office of Education and Alameda County Public Health Department deemed small group in-person supports safe and possible this fall, OUMS found a way to offer them to the students and families we could. Currently, OUMS offers in-person learning support to 4 groups of students who are in a “Learning […]

OUMS Offers Robust Distance Learning Program

OUMS is proud to offer a robust Distance Learning Program! When OUMS is in session inside the school building, every student uses a Chromebook every day. OUMS also uses the Summit Personalized Learning Platform. This Platform houses all projects, assessments, and daily assignments. Our students’ and staff’s collective fluency in technology made the transition to […]