Community School After School Partner Attitudinal Healing Invites Us

Community School After School Partner Attitudinal Healing invites us: Sunday 9/11 3pm – 6pm Drum for Peace Gathering at NUMI Tea Garden:Hope you can join us for this special gathering and support the work of AHC…all they do to nourish the youth in inner city OaklandBe sure to bring your rhythm, there will be over 70 drums for you to play along with! 

Community School's Grand Opening!

 Grand Opening! You are cordially invited to join us for the Ribbon Cutting Festivities for Community School for Creative Education. Come help us give thanks and celebrate! Live Music, Food and Dance! Saturday, August 27, 2011 4:00 - 6:00 PM. On our new campus at Howard Elementary School, 8755 Fontaine St., Oakland, CA 94605    

After Care Extension Secured

Before and After Care will be provided free of charge for all Community School students who register!  Additional funding has been secured to provide After Care until 6:00 pm! Before Care will be available beginning at 7:30 - 8:30 am every day.  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, school is from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm, with After Care available from 3:30 - 6:00 pm.On Wednesdays, the school day ends at 12:30 pm and After Care is available from 12:30pm - 6:00pm. Before and After Care registration will take place the week before school begins during school/class orientations. 

Ford Foundation Grant Won!

Community School for Creative Education won a Ford Foundation Gift  through its  Employee Matching Program!Ford  Foundation Program Officer and Community School for Creative Education Board Member Jorge Ruiz de Velasco granted $1,500 to Community School which the Ford Foundation matched  1:3,  summing a gift of $6,000 grant to Community School.

Site and Registration

We appreciate that everyone is very excited about our new site at Howard School, however, the school is still in session and we have been asked to respect this and not visit the site until after August 15th, when we will be able to move into our allocated space.

We would also like to remind those parents who have received an invitation to the registration sessions on Friday and Saturday that these will take place at Arise High School, not Howard School.

Grant Won!

Community School for Creative Education won the coveted San Francisco Foundation Grant Award 2011! The grant is for design and implemention of a full service community school model for 100 East Oakland children, their families, and community members, that combines Waldorf school best practices, a rigorous curriculum, and a fully functioning Family Resource Center.