Oakland Tech

Akintunde Ahmad, a graduating senior at Oakland Technical High School, will attend Yale University in the fall. Ahmad, also known as 'Tunde, has a 5.0 GPA and scored 2100 on the SAT. (CBS)

Raiders Honor Yale-Bound Oakland Teen For 5.0 GPA, 2100 SAT Score

The Oakland Raiders opened their doors Tuesday to a young, multi-talented genius. He is not their latest draft pick, but an Ivy League-bound teenager who has taken the country by storm with his academic success.

05/20/2014

(CBS)

Oakland Unified Gets Grant To Improve Student Health

OUSD is the only school district in Northern California to receive such a grant, from the Federal Health Resources and Services Administration.

12/09/2011

Parker Merrill instructs in the Engineering Academy at Oakland Tech. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Demystifies Physics For Oakland Students

Introducing kids to “what engineers do” has been Parker Merrill’s passion for over 25 years. In 1986, he and a fellow teacher started the Engineering Academy at Oakland Tech.

09/14/2011

(AP)

99-Year-Old Oakland Piano Teacher Honored In Song

A man who has volunteered his time for the last 50 years to teach piano in Oakland schools received quite an honor Tuesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/20/2010

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