OIHS Featured on the PBS Newshour!
In the wake of the influx of unaccompanied minors to the U.S. and to Oakland International, our school was recently features on the PBS Newshour. This segment feautures our work with unaccompanied minors, profiles two of our inspiring students, and talks about the impact that the potential Executive Action could have on our families. Checkout the video: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/schools-provide-educational-mental-health-support-influx-undocumented-teens/
"These are children, period. And so what their legal status is, is immaterial. They're students. They deserve an education. So I'm part of that system that is the safety net for these children." -- OIHS Founding Principal, Carmelita Reyes.