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.


The Oakland Garden School is open monday through friday from 7:30 A.M. until 6:00 P.M.



We offer a 10% sibling discount.

Application Procedure for New Students:
1. Attend a school tour.
2. Submit an application and a non-refundable registration fee of $75.00, which covers the parent handbook , emergency food and water and a T-shirt.
3. Upon acceptance, a deposit equivalent to one month’s tuition is due.
4. Parent receives registration package.

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

Tuition as of September 1, 2010 is as follows:

5 days/week: $1,195/month
4 days/week: $1,080/month
3 days/week: $950/month

Annual Materials Fee: $200 per child, $150 for siblings

How to Apply

Applications for enrollment at OGS are currently being accepted. Please completed the following application:

Click here to download application*

Mail completed applications to:

Oakland Garden School
4012 Maybelle Avenue
Oakland, CA 94619

The following documents need to be completed and returned to OGS once you receive your acceptance letter and your deposit has been received:

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*

*NOTE: This document is in PDF format which requires Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free utility from Adobe. If you do not have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, please click here to download it from Adobe's web site.