Alcohol and Drug Prevention

Alcohol and Drug Prevention

The Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Program (AOD) is a children and youth focused program that aims to keep them in school and reduce and prevent high risk behaviors by using primary prevention strategies. The program works to reduce high-risk activities for high-need school aged children and youth through promoting educational attainment with our Learn, Earn, Have Fun Campaign by providing information on fulfilling educational school requirements from grade to grade, and successfully graduating from high school through our Care Coaching Model.

This project addresses ACPHD's Community Health Improvement Plan's strategy #3:

Economic Security.


Today, only

of Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) students will graduate from high school.


of OUSD graduates enroll in post-secondary education.

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There is an

readiness and remediation gap for all California students entering Community Colleges.

There is a

readiness gap for 1st year students in the University of California and California State Universities.

Vision and Goal

Our Vision is to work closely with youth, families, schools, and community partners to ensure that all youth are college, career, and life ready. This is done through our Learn, Earn and Have Fun Campaign, Care Coaching Model, and the A-G Road to Success Pathways.

Program Objectives

The objectives of the program are to: partner with community organizations and schools to accompany educational providers and families to ensure that every child and youth receives optimal educational opportunities to fulfill their natural curiosities and interests so that they become filled with skills ready to take on and contribute to the developments of the 21st century and beyond.

Education pathways


Informational Sheet
English | Spanish


A-G Activity

Informational Sheet
Engish | Spanish

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Standardized Tests

Test Dates
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California State University

Informational Sheet
English | Spanish


University of California

Informational Sheet
English | Spanish


Private Universities

Informational Sheet
English | Spanish

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Community College

Informational Sheet
English | Spanish


Vocational School

Informational Sheet
English | Spanish

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