The East Oakland Leadership Academy High (EOLAH) congratulated their seniors with a commencement ceremony on May 31. All six graduating seniors will be attending college this fall, among them San Jose State, UC Merced, Cal State East Bay, and Carrington College. From left to right: Jose Caballero, Ana Ortega, Norma Nino; not pictured- Emilia Belmonte, Silvia Munguia, and Jocelin Rocha.
The East Oakland Leadership Academy (EOLA) recently congratulated their graduating eighth grade class of 2013 with a trip to Six Flags: Discovery Kingdom on May 28. EOLA is a small charter school in East Oakland founded in 2003 with the motto “educating students today to become leaders of tomorrow.” From left to right: graduating eighth grade class of 2013, first row- Angel Munoz, Estephanie Baires, Carlos Garcia-Campos, Gladys Hernandez; second row- Joseph Slay-Harris, Jesus Munguia, Tyshaun Harris, Tyler Lee, Nakeiyah McNeal, Jesus Aguire; not pictured- Lizeth Castillo-Simon, Rovijon Davis, Rebecca Diaz, Marcos Mendoza, Miracle Shapherd, and Makya White.