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About This School

Preparatory Literary Academy of Cultural Excellence is a public elementary school in Oakland. The principal of Preparatory Literary Academy of Cultural Excellence is Enomwoyi Booker and can be contacted at enomwoyi.booker@ousd.k12.ca.us. 212 students attend Preparatory Literary Academy of Cultural Excellence and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Unspecified; and White, non-Hispanic. 23% of the Preparatory Literary Academy of Cultural Excellence students are "limited in English proficiency." 82% of the 212 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Preparatory Literary Academy of Cultural Excellence is 15:1. St. Vincent's Day Home, Inc. School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Bicycling
    • Cheerleading
    • Football
    • Soccer
    • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 64% 35%
Unspecified 6% 6%
White, non-Hispanic 5% 6%
Hispanic 26% 37%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 2% 13%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1.0% 0.4%
Filipino 0.4% 0.8%
Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 43395%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 82% 68%
Limited English proficiency 23% 31%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    My daughter got sent here for kindergarten since we enrolled late (december). Overall we had a positive experience with Prescott. In the kindergarten there was lots of parental involvement. I had worries because my daughter was white whereas most of her class was african american and latino but she fit right in and made friends with children in her class and older kids. There were some namecalling incidents. I think that the kids are a bit rough in behavior and language.Lots of namecalling. Probably the school needs to implement a program to focus more on positive peer to peer relationships. The principal is decent. I think it would be good if she tried to communicate and work with parents more.

  • (7 years ago)

    Prescott elementary has a great principal that always does her best. A problem with prescott however is the students that go there...a big portion of them mouth off to the teachers and are very disruptive and defiant individuals...thus making some of the teachers develop attitudes. This school needs to improve it's peer relations among students.

  • (9 years ago)

    Prescott has a great principal that really cares. They also have a good music program. Their Honor Roll award program is the best around. Each child that has been on the honor roll 2 or more time each school year gets a trophy a t-shirt and dinner for the student and their parents. We look forward to it every year.

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