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Who is AEF?

The Alameda Education Foundation is made up of people like you who support educational opportunities, innovation and equity for Alameda public school K-12 students.


Click on one of the blue buttons below to register for the appropriate class or program.
College Prep Academy: For more information click here. To register, please click the blue College Prep Academy button below.
Summer Camps: Click here for the camp schedule and info. Please indicate current "grade".
Enrichment After School Winter/Spring 2017: Click here for a list of current class schedules and information. To register, please click the blue Enrichment button below.
Middle School Sports: If you have received a letter from your coach to register, please click the blue Sports button below or for more information click here.
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Alameda Education Foundation
501(c)(3) non-profit
Tax ID #94-2867769
P.O. Box 1363, Alameda 94501
Tel. 510.337.7189

Salute to Education 2017

Salute to Education to Honor Alameda Innovative School Programs on April 21st


Encinal multi-media students at work

Lum Elementary 3rd grade teachers recognize that some students have the “wiggles” and Lum has implemented a flexible seating environment, including stand up desks and stools that let students wiggle while they sit; these flexible learning spaces accommodate the individuality of Lum students.

Encinal Jr. and Sr. High School teacher Paul Igaz has created a multi-media program where students make films and get to act like an adult behind the camera and play like a kid in front of it.

These programs and more will be recognized at the Alameda Education Foundation’s annual Salute to Education event on Friday, April 21 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at Rhythmix Cultural Works, 2513 Blanding Avenue, Alameda.

Each of Alameda’s 20 public schools will have an innovative program and a volunteer honored at the event.  The programs and the volunteers will be featured on photo-quality posters at the venue as well as in keepsake programs.  In addition, each school’s outstanding volunteers will be recognized during the event and presented with a token of appreciation for their work.

“Salute to Education is an opportunity for educators, parents, artists, business people and office holders to network and learn more about the work being done in Alameda schools,” according to event chair Pam Chang.  The event features hors d’oeuvres from Alameda restaurants, fine wine from Connoisseurs’ Guide to California Wine and locally made craft beer, making it a true partnership between town and gown. Tickets are $30 in advance at

“The innovation in our schools is inspiring, yet not always known outside of the individual school sites,” said AEF executive director Vicki Sedlack.  “Whether it’s the science that takes place in The Lab at Ruby Bridges or in the garden at Lincoln Middle School, or the technology that is being introduced in the library at Otis, amazing learning is happening at Alameda public schools, Please help us celebrate the dedicated staff and volunteers who work so hard on behalf of our students.”



AEF Enrichment Summer Camps

The Alameda Education Foundation announces its 2017 Summer Camp schedule, which can be found here.  There are over 60 camps in languages, cooking, technology, arts, engineering and more!   AEF enrichment camps are unique and feature:DSC08988 (2)

  • Small class sizes
  • Taught by experts in their field
  • Teach valuable new skills to students
  • And are fun!

Our half and full day camps are for K-8 students and run from June 26 – July 28.  All camps are held at Haight Elementary School and ARPD after-care is available.

Registration opens on March 2nd and there is a an early bird discount until April 30th.

Click here for more information.

How AEF Serves YOUR Student!

Elementary School

Hundreds of after-school enrichment classes in the art, music, athletics, science, technology, foreign languages and more.  Small class sizes taught by experts in their field.  Registration begins Thursday, August 25th at 9:30 AM.  Click on the blue “enrichment” button on the left to register.  

Middle School 

After-school, year-round competitive sports league based at school sites including coed volleyball (fall), girls and boys basketball (winter) and track & field (spring).  Check-in with your school for tryout information!

After-school enrichment classes, including a city-wide cross country team, string orchestra, violin, dance, creative writing and karate.  Small class sizes taught by experts in their field.  Registration begins Thursday, Sept. 25th at 9:30 AM.  Click on the blue “enrichment” button on the left to register.

High School

AEF’s College Prep Academy includes ACT crash courses to help your student conquer the ACT and improve their chance of getting into the college of their choice, personal statement workshops that give your student the edge on their college application, and College Finances 101 that helps you and your student learn  how to pay for college and other post-high school education without going broke.  

All Schools

City-wide robotics league.

How YOU can Support AEF…

SUPPORT A TEACHER!  Adopt a teacher with a $500 donation. Name a teacher or let us find one most in need.  

SUPPORT STUDENT SUCCESS!  Your donation to AEF helps us run programs that support educational opportunities for all Alameda students!


a 501(c)(3) nonprofit / tax ID: 94-2867769 / P.O. Box 1363 / Alameda, CA 94501