Solutions for Oakland's Public Schools - Stacy Thomas for District 1

Solutions

What are my goals?

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Revisit

Revisit

Revisit the Blueprint for Schools. Re-Open Kaiser Elementary school and follow up with Roots Academy parents. Actively support our Community Schools and a CSSS department in the budgeting process.

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Relieve

Relieve

Relieve Oakland from the responsibility of repaying the state loan of $100 million which the district never requested. And for which the funds have not been accounted.

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Advocate

Advocate

Advocate for Restorative Justice programs.

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Ensure

Ensure

Review OUSD Administration employees' organization chart and hold department heads responsible for managing their portion of the budget.

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Plan

Plan

Advocate for the closure of 1000 Broadway and relocate administrative personnel to the schools throughout the district. They should be closer to the people they serve and it will save millions of dollars each year.

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Inclusion

Inclusion

Equalize the way all resources are provided across the district. Ensure equity in and the speed with which the distribution of computers and internet access happens. Tech support should be provided by non-teachers so teachers can teach.

Stacy Thomas Solutions for Oakland Public Schools - Connect

Connect

Visit with each school and PTA in person or via Zoom.