News Archive

This page lists recent news articles and announcements from the Chabot Web site.

2015 Auction Parties: Spaces Still Available!

** 2015-16 CHABOT AUCTION PARTIES (SPRING SCHEDULE) ** If you’d like to buy a spot for one of the parties below, please use the PayPal buttons to purchase tickets. (If you prefer, you can pay by check. Email Leslie Ayers and specify how many tickets you want to purchase to…

Chabot is a Science Super Star School

Science Super Star

Chabot has been recognized as a Science Super Star School for 2014-15 by Community Resources for Science (CRS). Chabot received the award for its excellence in elementary science education. During CRS’s Science Super Star Challenge, 80% or more of Chabot’s classroom teachers completed the science materials. For more information about…

Family Reading Night May 7 —
A Magical Evening with Author Annie Barrows


Family Reading Night is Thursday, May 7, from 6-8 pm in Chabot’s Multi-Purpose Room. Come hear the celebrated author of the Ivy + Bean series, The Magic Half, and Magic in the Mix, read from her hilariously wonderful books! You can pre-order Ms. Barrows’ books using this form (due May…

OUSD 2015-2016 Calendar Is Now Available

OUSD 2015-2016 Calendar Clip

OUSD has released the 2015-2016 school calendar. The calendar includes important dates from July 2015 all the way through June 2016. Translated versions in Spanish, Chinese, Khmer, and Vietnamese are also available on the OUSD website. To view and download the 2015-2016 school calendar click here.

Author Visit April 22nd: Chabot Library Presents Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins is the author of numerous books for teens and younger readers, including Rickshaw Girl and her brand new release, Tiger Boy. She was born in India and immigrated to the United States with her parents and two sisters when she was seven. Mitali will present during a school-wide…

Save the Date – Community Meeting on April 21st

The Chabot PTA and teachers invite you to join us for an informational presentation on contract negotiations between the district and the teachers’ union on Tuesday, April 21, 6:30-7:30pm, at the Rockridge Branch of the Oakland Public Library, 5366 College Ave. Please come to ask questions and hear Chabot teachers…

It’s First Friday PTA Coffee & Tea: April 3rd, 8:30 am

Red Oak Realty

TGIFF — Thank Goodness it’s First Friday! Parents: Join Maxi Lilley, and Red Oak Realty, as they sponsor the First Friday Coffee after drop-off on the lower yard at 8:30am this Friday. Delicious hot Cole coffee (donated by the lovely folks at Cole), tea, and a bite to eat. Lower…

Chabot Strikes Gold

Gold Fever

Thank you to everyone that caught “Gold Fever” and supported this year’s Auction – the online auction, silent auction, live auction, and raffles. Sponsors, donors, bidders, family, friends, and neighbors all pitched in to show their ardent support for the many programs funded and directed by the Chabot PTA! Click…

Family Dance – Thursday April 2nd

Dance Night

Mark your calendars and start practicing your moves! Family Dance is coming up April 2, 6:30-8 pm in the Multi-Purpose room. Bring Mom and Dad and grandparents and siblings to shake their booties to the sweet tunes spun by our fabulous DJ Erik Svenson. Lisa Fernandez will lead some group/line…

Ready, Set, Bid!!!

Online Auction

The Chabot online auction will be open for bidding from Wednesday March 18th at 8:00am through Wednesday March 25th at 10:00pm. Over 500 items are available! If you are looking to fill your social calendar, all parties are available online and are sold at a fixed price on a first-come…