Admission to CSCE is conducted by lottery. TO BE INCLUDED IN THE LOTTERY, APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE BY MIDNIGHT ON FRIDAY FEBRUARY 17, 2017. PAPER APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED IN PERSON BY 4:00 PM ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2017. After the lottery deadline, applications will be processed (and offered admission or space on our wait list) in the order received.
- Our age-eligibility requirements are as follows (consistent with the CDE guidelines):
- Transitional Kindergarten—DOB 9/2/2012 - 12/2/2012
- Kindergarten—DOB 9/2/2011 - 9/1/2012
- 1st Grade—DOB 9/2/2010 - 9/1/2011
- 2nd Grade—DOB 9/2/2009 - 9/1/2010
- 3rd Grade—DOB 10/2/2008 - 9/1/2009
- If you do not receive confirmation that your application to CSCE was received, you must contact our Ms Baez at firstname.lastname@example.org to ensure that your child(ren) will be entered into the lottery.
- All applications that are confirmed received by the February 17 deadline will be entered into the lottery.
- The lottery will be held at Community School for Creative Education on Friday, March 10, 2017 at 4:00 pm; the public is invited to attend and attendance at the lottery is NOT required for selection.
Community School Faculty and Staff
Greets Our Children and Families:
A Strong and Joyous 2016-2017 School Year!
CSCE IS NOW ACCEPTING GENERAL EDUCATION APPLICATIONS!
Community School's BIG 2016-2017 Public Talk
With Reneowned Dr. Kenneth Wesson,
"If it's your job to develop the mind, shouldn't you know how the brain works?" was a big hit.Thank you Dr. Wesson!
Ken Wesson aka 'Sciencemaster' works as a keynote speaker and educational consultant for pre-school through university-level institutions and organizations. He speaks throughout the world on the neuroscience of learning and methods for creating classrooms and learning environments that are "brain-considerate." Underpinning Ken's research, speeches and workshops over the past three decades has been based on the question, "If it's your job to develop the mind, shouldn't you know how the brain works? He joined us LIVE at Community School Thursday August 11, 2016, 5:30pm - 7pm.
Summer School Art Feast- Four Faces of Oakland and ~ We Are One
Community School for Creative Education Partnership
with Peralta Community College District
Plan: Our Upper Grades 7 & 8 Will Be Able to Take Peralta Community College District Classes for Free:
Scheduled Launch: January 2017.
A Look Inside Our 2016 Summer School: Space Camp with Calculus Roundtable Partner:
Hot Off The Press:
Community School for Creative Education Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP). See the it here.
Learn More About Us:
Recent Performances In Our Community:
Drumming class with Attitudinal Healing Connection’s teacher Javiar:
We Are Proud of Our Performance
Saturday, May 28th from 3-6 at 416 26th St
CSCE Dragon Gala 2016
Special thanks to high school volunteers and the gala planning team for making this event a success!
To view a recap video of the amazing high points of our Gala, including words from our authorizer,
Alameda County Office of Education Superintendent Monroe, and some other touching moments, please click here.
CSCE RENEWED FOR 5 MORE YEARS 2016-2021!!!!
On Tuesday, February 9, Alameda County Board of Education
The Vote Was Unanimous!!!
CONTRATULATIONS AND THANKS TO OUR WHOLE COMMUNITY!
Nationally Acclaimed Stanford Education Professor and SCOPE Center Director
Dr. Linda Darling Hammond Joins Community School Advisory Board!
To Read Stanford Professor Linda Darling Hammond's Stanford Center for Opportunity Education (SCOPE) Report:
"Growing a Waldorf-Inspired Approach In a Public School District"
Click here to read.
November - December 2015 Highlights ~
CSCE Hosted 3-Day Seminar, Waldorf-Inspired
"First Aid Response to Trauma" International Speakers Bernd Ruf and Reinaldo Nascimento
From November 22nd to November 24th, Community School Was Proud to Host 3-Day Seminar with Internationally Known Friends of Waldorf Education Teachers, Bernd Ruf and Reinaldo Nascimento on "First Aid Response to Trauma" generously sponsored by the Friends of Waldorf Education and the Stuart Foundation.
The Community School for Creative Education community is shocked and saddened by the tragic fire in our neighborhood. Our sincere condolences go out to all those impacted by this tragedy. As a gesture of support for the families impacted, CSCE will be hosting a clothing drive. You may deliver any donated items to the Dean of School Culture, Gina Stiens. Items will be delivered directly by a CSCE staff member. We would like all donations byso they can be delivered before winter break. Thank you for your help in supporting our broader CSCE community.