GO Public Schools Oakland Advocates is committed to helping ensure that Oaklanders are Education Voters and that elected leaders of our city’s public schools put children and families first.
School board members are responsible for:
School Board members have an extraordinary influence on the performance of our schools and the culture of our city. Each of the seven board members are elected by you to serve a 4-year term. School board elections occur every two years in Oakland with Districts 1,3, 5, and 7 sharing one cycle and District 2, 4, and 6 sharing another.