Bishop O’Dowd High School Teacher Among 3 Let Go Over Morality ContractInstead of signing the morality contract enacted by the Diocese of Oakland, Bishop O'Dowd teacher Kathleen Purcell crossed out portions of it, and will be let go after graduation this year.
Instructor Reportedly Quitting Over Oakland Catholic School Morality PledgeTeachers at Catholic schools in the East Bay were recently asked to sign a morality pledge covering their lives beyond the school walls as part of their next contract. As a result, it now looks like at least one member of the staff at Bishop O’Dowd High School won’t be returning next year.
Scheduling Error Disqualifies Defending State Champ Bishop O'Dowd From High School PlayoffsThe Bishop O'Dowd High School girls basketball team was disqualified from the North Coast Section playoffs after it was discovered the team played one too many games this year.
East Bay Baseball Coach Pleads Not Guilty In Molestation CaseAn East Bay high school baseball coach has pleaded not guilty to charges he molested three children.
Bishop O’Dowd Wins 1st Girls' Division III Title; Beats Laguna Hills 62-24K.C. Waters had a double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds to lead Bishop O'Dowd of Oakland past Laguna Hills, 62-24, in the California girls' Division III title game Saturday.
Man Gets 51-Year Sentence For Shooting Into Girlfriend's San Leandro ApartmentA 22-year-old man has been sentenced to 51 years and 8 months in state prison for shooting into an apartment in San Leandro last September where his girlfriend and her young son were living.
Murder Suspect Arrested After Oakland School Lockdown Bishop O'Dowd High School in Oakland was on lockdown during a police search in the area at the end of the school day Wednesday.
La Verne Lutheran Beats Oakland's Bishop O'Dowd, Wins Div. III Championship Grant Jerrett and Cameron Osorno each scored 16 points as La Verne Lutheran came from seven points down in the fourth quarter to beat Bishop O'Dowd of Oakland, 64-59, to win the boys' Division III state championship Friday.
Bishop O'Dowd Defeats El Cerrito 50-32Kendall Jackson had 11 points as Bishop O'Dowd of Oakland defeated El Cerrito, 50-32, to win the boys' Division III NorCal championship Saturday at Power Balance Pavilion.
Oakland's Bishop O'Dowd Girls Beat Sacramento 57-46 Bishop O'Dowd of Oakland bested Sacramento, 57-46, in the girls' Division III NorCal championship game Saturday.