News Archive

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

Farewell Event Honoring and Appreciating Mr. Mayer This Wednesday From 4 to 6 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room

Join us on Wednesday, June 11, to celebrate and appreciate Mr. Mayer as he heads to Claremont Middle School. When: Wednesday, June 11, from 4 to 6 p.m. Where: In the Chabot Multipurpose Room 4-5 p.m. – Casual time to enjoy Mr. Mayer’s company, including Ping Pong 5-6 p.m. –…

A Letter From Mr. Mayer Regarding New Leadership for Chabot Elementary

Jonathan Mayer

This afternoon, Sondra Aguilera, Region 1 Executive Office for the Oakland Unified School District,  announced that Jonathan Mayer has been selected as the incoming principal for Claremont Middle School. Jessica Israel-Cannon was named to take Mr. Mayer’s place as the incoming principal at Chabot (click to view the announcement in…

2014 Auction Parties: Spaces Still Available!

** 2014-15 CHABOT AUCTION PARTIES (SPRING SCHEDULE) ** Complete descriptions are included in the auction catalog, available as a PDF file. If you’d like to buy a spot for one of the parties below, please use the PayPal buttons below to purchase a ticket. Questions? Contact Leslie Ayers or Vickie…

Independent Study Compliance Audit: Please Help Us!

Our school is in the midst of an Independent Study Contract Form Audit with the State of California. Please review the paragraph below for the proper guidelines for completing the Independent Study Contract. We are making some corrections to forms that have been submitted this school year, and may be…

Last Day of School Coffee & Tea on the Upper Yard


Hot Cole coffee and a bite to eat will be waiting for you after you drop your child off for the last day of school – Thursday, June 12, from 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. outside the Multipurpose Room on the Upper Yard. Sponsored by Maxi Lilley of Red Oak Realty.

2014-15 OUSD Calendar Now Available Online


The 2014-15 Oakland Unified School District calendar is now available on the district Web site. Key dates in the 2014-15 school year include: Aug. 25: First Day of School Sept. 1: Labor Day Oct. 10: Professional Development Day (no school for students) Nov. 11: Veterans Day Nov. 24-28: Thanksgiving Break…

Online Auction: Ready, Set, Bid!

The online auction is now under way and will be available through Thursday, April 3, at 10 p.m. We have nearly 600 offerings from local restaurants, shops, cultural institutions, and professional services. And new this year, all parent-hosted parties are online. Family, neighbors, and friends are also welcome to participate…

Auction Gala Tickets


Tickets for this year’s Spring Fling Auction Gala on Saturday, April 5, at the Greek Ascension Community Center are available now! The ticket price includes on-site parking, a welcome glass of champagne, passed hors d’oeuvres, and a three-course seated meal including wine and dessert. This year’s format includes the best…

MLK Oratorical Videos: Impressive Performances by Two Chabot Students


Here are two videos of Chabot student performances at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Fest in February and March: ) The Oratorical Fest finals are scheduled for March 22.

Your Auction Questions Answered!

Many parents at Chabot Elementary are probably wondering about the Chabot Auction… how it works and what is expected from the parents. Here are some frequently asked questions and their answers; you can use the links below to jump directly to any question. Please feel free to contact 2014 Chabot Auction Co-Chairs…