The Oakland Garden School (OGS) welcomes children from all ethnic, racial, national, and religious backgrounds. We accept children from the ages of 2 years old until 5 years old.

Tuition Schedule

The Oakland Garden School is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. until 5:30 P.M.  Before ( 7:30 a.m to 8:00 a.m) and after care( 5:30 p.m to 6:00 p.m) is available.


We offer a 3% sibling discount on the lower monthly tuition.

Application Procedure for New Students:

OGS has open and rolling admissions throughout the year based on availability of space. Interested parents should call to set up an appointment for a tour so you can view the school, discuss the program, and ensure a good match for your child.

   1    Attend a school tour. 

   2    Submit an application and a non-refundable registration fee of $100.00.

   3    Upon acceptance, a deposit equivalent to the first months tuition is due.

   4    Parent receives Admissions package.

Thank you and we look forward to working with your child soon!

How to Apply

Applications for enrollment at OGS are currently being accepted.

Please complete the following application:

OGS Application

Mail completed application to:

Oakland Garden School
4012 Maybelle Avenue
Oakland, CA 94619

Once your child has been accepted into the program, the following enrollment documents need to be completed as part of the Admissions packet, and returned to OGS, along with your deposit:

         OGS Admissions Agreement

         Identification and Emergency Information (LIC700)

         Consent for Emergency Medical Treatment (LIC627)

         Child’s Preadmission Health History – Parent’s Report (LIC702)

         Physician’s Report (LIC701)

         Child Care Center Notification of Parents’ Rights (LIC995)

         Personal Rights (LIC613A)

         Caregiver Background Check Process (LIC995E)

         OGS Handbook Receipt

         OGS Permissions

OGS Parking Policy

Certified Wildlife Habitat

This property provides the four basic habitat elements needed for wildlife to thrive: food, water, cover, and a place to raise young.