In the last five years, Park Day School has worked with or shared resources with the following partners:
Emerson Elementary School We
collaborate regularly with our neighborhood elementary school. This
year our second graders read to preschoolers, 18 5th and 6th graders
tutor weekly in Emersonï¿½s after-school program, we share assemblies and
offer enrichment classes (art and music) to 80 Emerson students weekly.
Rise, Reach, Sankofa Academy These
are three new small autonomous schools in the Oakland Unified School
District. We have done book drives, given workshops and set up tutoring
programs for these schools. Several teachers from these schools have
visited our schools and a few have regular contact with our teachers.
Dozens of Oakland Public Schools have received books from our Spreading the Words Book Drive Campaign.
These schools have participated in our book drives which have brought more than 100,000 books into Oakland's public schools: Black
Pine Circle, Beacon, Archway, Glenview, Thornhill, Hillcrest, Bentley,
Bishop O'Dowd, St. Theresa's, Montera, Athenian, Havens, Beech, Redwood
Day, Head Royce, Community School of the East Bay, Sleepy Hollow,
Glorietta, Del Ray, Julia Morgan School for Girls, Emerson, Northern
Lights, St. Paul', Ecole Bilingue & others.
Oakland Unified School District Elementary Schools Ninety
percent of Oakland public schools have had teachers attend our training
workshops in the last eight years. A variety of schools from other
districts have also been represented.
Horace Mann & Growing Children Their teachers were partnered with ours for several years.
Teach for America & East Bay Conservation Corps Have sent tutors and teachers to our workshops. They also have sent people to observe in our classrooms.
Mosaic Project & Think College Now Have used Park's facilities to train their staff.
Community Network for Youth Development Has used our First Day of School training film. We provided a one-day training to their staff.
East Bay Independent Schools Association Requested that we speak about private/public partnerships to member schools.
Oakland Education Cabinet Requested a presentation on public/private partnership.
John F. Kennedy University & St. Mary's College - Department of Education Use our First Day of School film as a training tool.