We are creating an exceptional, free, public charter school in the Bayview that provides an innovative education to the city’s highest-poverty neighborhoods, an essential step to breaking the cycle of poverty.
Proven experience to make it happen
Co-founded a network of charter high schools that sends its First-Generation- to-College students to college at almost four times the national average.
Former Upper School Director at a charter school serving students of color and poverty that was amongst the highest-performing schools in California.
Experienced business professionals and educators, including the founding Co-Director (pictured here) of the award-winning Lighthouse Community Charter School, which serves low-income Latino youth in Oakland.
FIRST YEAR (2015-16) RESULTS
of our kindergarten class read at grade level.
average rank by OP parents across 8 dimensions, such as culture, learning and assessment, and leadership.
of our students from last year are returning, excluding three who are moving out of the area.
OP’s Kindergarten class for Fall 2016 has a waitlist of 15 students.
OP did not expel or counsel out even one student last year.
WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT OP
“I’ve known OP’s CEO for more than a decade, visited the schools he has co-founded, and visited OP. OP will break the mold for education of low-income children of color.”
— Kyle Miller
former Senior Program Officer, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation,
current Senior Program Officer, ECMC Foundation
“I think we are looking at a school [OnePurpose School] that has an amazing group of people coming together to do good work for young people. They have tremendous experience, tremendous success in other schools in other locations.”
— Bruce Holaday
California State Board of Education Member
HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE