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Important dates for Oakland public school enrollment.
Oakland Public School Enrollment for 2019-2020 School Year
District (OUSD) & Charters*
Round 2 Enrollment is happening now.
Open Enrollment for 2020-2021 School Year starts in November 2019!
November 5, 2018 – February 8, 2019
March 4 – 13, 2019
Notifications of Lottery Results
March 14, 2019
Deadline for Parents to Accept/Decline Offers
April 2, 2019
Need to apply for the 2019-2020 school year? Schools are still enrolling for this school year, applications are processed on a first-come first-served basis. For charter schools, you can apply online here. For OUSD, you must submit a paper application at the OUSD Welcome Center at 746 Grand Ave.
Upcoming Oakland public school enrollment events.There are no upcoming events at this time.
In addition to these open enrollment activities, schools also may provide tours by appointment. To schedule a tour, click here for a complete list of participating charter schools and click here for OUSD schools.