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Alameda Island Kids (AIK) offers on-site before- and after-school daycare at Otis. You can reach AIK at (510) 523-6510. // The Alameda Recreation and Parks Dept. offers its Recreation Afterschool Program (RAP) for Otis students. You can reach ARPD at (510) 747-7529. 

Resources for Immigrant Families

Please go to this page for information about AUSD's Safe Haven Resolution, the City's Sanctuary City proclamation, and other resources about the status of immigrant families in our school district and community.



August 21, 2017 at 8:20 a.m.

* Kindergarten released at 11:40 a.m. for first 3 weeks of school

* Grades 1-5 released at 1:50 p.m.for first week of school

* Regular release time is 2:5 ...more

Plan Your Route to School!

Download a map of the school zone with drop-off lanes marked to plan your route. For more info., visit the Safety page.


On August 21, 2017--the first day of school--a total solar eclipse will sweep across the United States. The fully eclipsed sun will be visible along a 70-mile-wide “path of totality” arching from ...more


Be an Otis Summer Scholar!

Did you know that kids can lose up to 3 months of learning during the summer? Prevent “Summer Slide” and have your student participate in the Summer Scholar Program. Students who complete the program will earn a Summer Scholar Award and pizza party. Students just need to return this form and completed tasks by the first week of school.

2017-2018 Annual Back-to-School Registration

AUSD uses Back-to-School Registration every year to confirm that a student will be attending a district school in the upcoming school year. The registration also gives parent/guardians a chance to ...more


The Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) Board of Education holds regular meetings the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM. (Note: There is only one meeting in December and no ...more

AUSD Enrollment Schedule

AUSD has posted the enrollment schedule for the 2017-2018 school year. Click the image below for dates and information on enrollment options, information nights and also check the Otis Calendar for ...more

Free and Reduced Meal Applications

Free and Reduced Meal Applications are available to print on the District website in the Food and Nutrition Services Department section. If you have any questions, please call Food and Nutrition Services at 510-337-7079.

Otis PTA Web Store

Want to make a direct donation to the Otis PTA, sponsor a child for the Walkathon, or buy Fall Carnival tickets?

Visit the Otis PTA Store at https://otispta.myschoolcentral.com.

Common Core Test Resources

Looking for information about the Common Core tests your students are taking? Visit the AUSD’s Common Core Assessments page.




First Day of School Jul-2017 August 21, 2017

2017-2018 AUSD Calendar


Fundraising Opportunities

  • Free Money With a Clip!  Clip BoxTops for Otis!
    Please read the flier that was in your 1st Day Envelopes about clipping BoxTops for Otis.  This is an easy way for you to donate, and the kids have fun with classroom contests too!
  • Lucky benefits Otis as part of eScrip's Shares program.  Lucky will donate 3% of select purchases to the Otis PTA, at no additional cost to you.
    It's so easy!  Go to:

Otis Apparel

Don't forget to purchase your Otis t-shirts, sweatshirts and tote bags on-line at 



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School Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

Grades K-5: 8:20 a.m.-2:50 p.m.

Wednesday Dismissal: 1:50 p.m.

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