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.

May 19, 2015

2015 Fun Run/Walk

Last Saturday the RDSPGA hosted our 5th Annual Fun Run/Walk around Lake Merritt. Everyone involved had a great time... » read more
RDS wishes everyone an amazing...

We wish everyone a happy and safe summer break and look forward to seeing everyone when we welcome in the new school year. Summer packets will be going out to all RDS families at the beginning of August, so please be sure to check your email and mailboxes. As a reminder, here are a few important dates to remember:

  • Monday, August 31: K-5 Mini-conferences (all day), Middle School New Student and Parent & Guardian Orientation; supervised care is available
  • Tuesday, September 1: Lower School New Student Orientation, Middle School New Student Orientation, K-5 Mini-conferences (1-5 pm); supervised care is available
  • Wednesday, September 2: First day of school!