Welcome to RDS Sandbox

Redwood Day School is an independent, diverse K-8 coed school

that combines challenging academics, differentiated instruction, and a keen awareness of children's social and emotional development. Our intimate learning community of 375 students sits in the heart of Oakland, California, and encourages students to discover and nurture their strengths as individual learners who thrive academically, contribute to society, and lead healthy, meaningful lives.

September 12, 2014

K-5 Back-to-School Night

We enjoyed a fabulous K-5 Back-to-School Night last night, as we welcomed new and returning parents and guardians. Our... » read more
Equity & Inclusion/Affinity Groups

This week marked the first of our Equity & Inclusion group meetings for the year. Students met in their groups and were led by faculty and staff, who have been trained as facilitators. Each group went over the norms (ground rules) which include: respecting one another, speaking from the "I", and honoring confidentiality. Please check this week's Friday Folder for a link to our Affinity Group blog posts to read about what each group did.