I Want to Go to a Great School

Supporting quality schools for all Oakland students

Go Out And Do Good!

Improving educational outcomes
for the students of Oakland, California.

Quality Education

All Oakland students will have the opportunity to attend, achieve, and excel in high-quality schools supported by strong community partnerships.

The Rogers Family Foundation strategic plan for Oakland education focuses on increasing quality school options, expanding blended personalized learning, and improving early literacy.

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Early Literacy

Focusing on third grade reading proficiency

Oakland is aligned around a bold goal for increasing third grade reading achievement. A collaborative effort of families, schools, and community partners is needed to equip young students with the foundational literacy skills required for future learning and success.

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Blended Personalized Learning

Personalizing learning one classroom at a time

Oakland’s public schools are now technology-enabled. Transformative action is needed to create high-quality blended personalized schools that reimagine the role of student and teacher to create breakthrough achievement, joy, and sustainability.

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Quality Schools

Creating high-quality schools for all

Oakland’s public schools have improved over the past decade, but not enough to overcome persistent and systemic gaps in achievement. Transformative action is needed to create high-quality schools for students furthest from opportunity.

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Community Investments

Investing in Achievement and Excellence

The Rogers Family Foundation's community investments include support to select organizations whose high-achieving and excellent work benefits the larger Bay Area community and beyond. These investments often bolster and complement our Oakland education strategy grantmaking.

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Eligibility and Types of grants

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