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Old Mar 13, 19, 10:40 am
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ucdtim17
 
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Originally Posted by Eastbay1K View Post
There are many many school districts in the Bay Area, and you can go from some of the best to some of the worst in a matter of blocks. For instance, if you want to live East Bay close-in (Bay side of the hills), you'll find that people want to live in the Albany, Berkeley and Piedmont districts, and housing prices are reflected accordingly. You'll generally want to stay away from the Oakland schools as well as the West Contra Costa schools, or budget for private school.
As a product of Oakland public schools and a parent planning to send kids to Oakland public schools, I would say that's too broad a brush to use. There are good public schools in Oakland. See 8s, 9s and 10s here https://www.greatschools.org/california/oakland/
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