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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

School Director, Trustee Area 7 — Oakland Unified School District

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About this office

Members establish educational goals and standards, approve curricula and the district’s budget, approve various purchases and renovations, and appoint the superintendent of schools.
This office uses ranked-choice voting, or “instant run-off voting.” When marking your ballot, instead of voting for just one candidate, rank up to three candidates in order of your preference.See the Voting info section for more.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 2 candidates.

James Harris

School Board President and Business...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. School Safety: Our students need safe, secure campuses...
  2. Student Achievement: Our schools must prepare students...
  3. Building and Mainting Quality Schools in East Oakland:...
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Chris Jackson

Social Worker
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Free, universal preschool for all families, which...
  2. Better choices for our students after graduation in...
  3. A transparent and inclusive approach to the decision-making...
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