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Prospective Families

If you have a student that is interested in enrolling into Dewey Academy please read below:

Are you interested in enrolling into Dewey Academy? 

Please complete the form on the below link. Someone will be in touch with you to set up an orientation.

Interest in Dewey Academy

OUSD Alternative Education offers many pathways to success. Alternative Education provides innovative and engaging educational options for students seeking new ways of learning as an alternative to regular comprehensive high schools.

Dewey Academy

  • Must be 16 years old or older to attend
  • Integrated APEX credit recovery courses and 100% in-class instruction
  • 190 credits required for Graduation (OUSD Continuation High School)
  • High School Diploma Program
  • Traditional School Day (8:30 am - 3:00 pm) | 6 or more courses a day
  • Health and Fitness Career Pathway 
    • CPR, First Aid Certification

Please have the following information:

For enrollment in another alt ed school

Go to The Student Welcome Center ( or text/call us (510-879-4600)

Leave a message with:

  1. Your Name and Student’s Name
  2. Request, Question, etc.
  3. Your call back phone number


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