Ile Omode

8924 Holly St,
Oakland, CA, 94621-0946
Tel: (510)632-8230
Grades: NS - 8 | 109 students
Ile Omode Elementary School provides a foundation for the development of self-determined scholarship and leadership and the goal of the school is to create a learning environment which encourages creative problem solving, teamwork, and confidence.
Through learning experiences that are both challenging and fun, we are preparing our children to compete in a technologically advanced society.
We emphasize African values and community as a framework for the utilization of this technology.
Our vision is that our students become highly motivated and creative leaders who are both capable and committed to the betterment of our nation.We stress the development of our students' bodies, minds, souls, and consciousness.
We develop our bodies by eating a proper diet and exercising daily.
We develop our minds by acquiring knowledge and skills that are useful to our advancement.
We develop our souls by developing our relationship with the Creator and with our people based on Maat (truth, justice, right-order, and reciprocity).
We develop our consciousness by attaining self-awareness, identity, self-control, and discipline.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 109 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Ile Omode Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses English, Geometry, Intermediate Algebra  
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline May. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,750
Tuition Notes Preschool $705 mth Elementary $6750 annually Middle $7250 annually
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kelly Kouyate

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Football, Soccer, Track and FieldFootballSoccer,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Choir, Creative Art, Cultural djembe drumming, Instrumental music, Multi cultural dance program, Spanish Choir, Creative Art, Spanish, Cultural djembe drumming,
Instrumental music,
Multi cultural dance program,

School Notes:

  • Students must complete a solid year in PreK in order to enter Kindergarten
  • Profile last updated: 08/05/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop O Dowd High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Color Me Children (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Dr Herbert Guice Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • Oakland Bishop O Dowd High School
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    Oakland , CA , 94605
    (510)577-9100
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    0.9  mi  |  1164  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakland
    Color Me Children
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
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    Oakland , CA , 94605
    (510)430-1322
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    1.1  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Oakland
    Dr Herbert Guice Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    6925 International Blvd
    Oakland , CA , 94621
    (510)729-0330
    (Baptist)
    1.1  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
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    (Christian)
    1034 66th Ave
    Oakland , CA , 94621
    (510)568-3333
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    Oakland , CA , 94605
    (510)957-0570
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