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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Oakland, California SCHOOLS
Oakland schools boast a total student population of 109,322 attending 226 schools in 30 public school districts and 111 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Oakland public schools spend an average of $7,709 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Oakland public schools average a student teacher ratio of 18:1. Oakland private schools average 9:1. Also, high schools in Oakland average a student body population of 541, while Oakland middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 386 and 385 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.