VPA Chemistry Students Conclude Wildfire Project

Students in the VPA Chemistry course concluded a project about wildfires this week. For the past 6 weeks, they had been studying the questions, "How are wildfires a part of California's natural ecology, and what can we do to prevent them?" They designed experiments, learned about what makes a community vulnerable to wildfires, and learned…

Actor, Director, Coach and Mentor – L. Peter Callender is Artist in Residence for Skyline's Drama Program

The drama program in the Visual & Performing Arts Pathway is one that provides many unique, real-world opportunities for its students. Taught by Awele Makeba, she consistently uses her professional connections and personal resources to benefit her students. Most recently, she used the consolation prize money she received from her NBC Sports Bay Area Teacher…

Winter Concert 2019

On December 18th the Music Department presented an evening of musical selections, including the a first of it's kind collaboration between Skyline and the Oakland Tech choirs. The evening showcased the talented students and their capabilities of their musical craft. The evening was very well attended with a full house, and the performances well received.…

"Lockdown: Await Further Instructions" directed by Ms. Awele

On Thursday, December 19, Skyline's Professional Drama students will perform Lockdown: Await Further Instructions, a timely play co-written by teenagers in New York City and Oakland that reminds us about just how vulnerable schools are to gun violence and how vulnerable teens are to acute stress in their daily lives. The play takes us into…