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School board directors discuss potential changes in the district's enrollment policy.

School board considers options for proposed enrollment policy

On Wednesday, district officials presented a plan for improvements to the student enrollment system, Lance Jackson updated the board on the Central Kitchen Project, and the Oakland Athletic League (OAL) presented a progress report from...
Alexis Johnson, aka L.D.D.B., raps about food justice. Photo courtesy of Muse Video.

Using rap and music videos, youth fight fast food addiction

Young artists, including rapper Alexis Johnson, create a music video warning fellow youth about the health dangers of fast food.
Oakland school kids prepare to head into Jack London Cinema to view "Bully."

Oakland schools combat bullying with film

From September 17 through October 4, most of Oakland Unified School District’s middle and high school students will view the documentary "Bully."