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Ile Omode School (preschool through 8th grade) 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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 120 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,250
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
120 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
Ile Omode Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool $795 mth Elementary $7250 annually Middle $7500 annually
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Kelly Kouyate


Total Sports Offered
3 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
Choir, Creative Art, Spanish

Arts and Music Programs:
Cultural djembe drumming, Instrumental music, Multi cultural dance program

School Notes

  • Students must complete a solid year in PreK in order to enter Kindergarten
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Ile Omode cost?

Ile Omode's tuition is approximately $7,250 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Ile Omode?

The acceptance rate of Ile Omode is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.

What sports does Ile Omode offer?

Ile Omode offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer and Track and Field.

What is Ile Omode's ranking?

Ile Omode ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Highest percentage of students of color and Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.

When is the application deadline for Ile Omode?

The application deadline for Ile Omode is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the Ile Omode yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Spring Break 4/3-7
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Memorial Day Holiday - SCHOOL CLOsed
May 29, 2023 (Monday)

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
Luv this school, I have a 1st grader who was behind due to Covid and let's just say they got him up to speed with everything within the first quarter, I was very pleased and impressed. Great school overall with awesome students and staff.
- Posted by
This is the most challenging school I've been to; the teachers are nice, and the kids here are kind. I rate 5 stars :)
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 120 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,250
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Oakland, CA is $20,306 for elementary schools and $22,144 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Oakland, CA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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