Blue Oak Charter School

We are a free public Waldorf-inspired charter school serving elementary students in grades K – 8.



Town Hall Covid 19: Meeting Videos

Town Hall meeting invitations can be found on Parent Square prior to each meeting. Video recordings of meetings will be posted at the link below.

Town Hall Meeting Videos

El Dorado SELPA Local Plan

El Dorado Charter SELPA’s governance page, has updated copies of their local plan, the annual budget and service plan, and a master list of current schools. This link is also found on the School Reports and Documents Page of the Blue Oak Charter School website.

Link to School Reports and Documents Page.

School Reports and Documents Page

As a Charter School there are a number of reports and documents that we are required by law to have available to our BOCS families and the public. This new page can be found under “About Us” or at the link below and includes the most recent EPA Resolution and the COVID-19 Operations Written Report.

Link to School Reports and Documents Page.

Blue Oak 2020 Charter Council Election Results:

Parent Charter Council Member

  • Trisha Atehortua
  • Chelsea Parker
  • Heather Bonea

Community Charter Council Members

  • Laurel Hill-Ward
  • Vicki Wonacott
  • Laura Swanson

Thank you to all of the candidates for your interest in the Blue Oak Charter Council and for running as a candidate in the 2020 election. The Election Committee has counted all ballots. The following parent and community members have won the majority votes of the Blue Oak Community. 

These election results will go before the Charter Council for approval at the June 16, 2020 regular meeting. The terms of said members is yet to be determined as all seats were up for election and the Charter Council Bylaws state that: “In the event that all members of the Charter Council are concurrently up for re-election in the same year then the newly elected Charter Council members will have their terms staggered as drawn by lot with three (3) seats serving a one (I) year term, two seats serving a two-year term and two seats serving a three-year term and serving a two (2) year term.”

2020/21 El Dorado Charter SELPA Annual Budget & Service Plan

Notice of Public Hearing
Noitce of Public Hearing (Spanish)

COVID-19 Resources Page

Response to COVID-19 Concerns

Dear Blue Oak Community:

As issues around the COVID 19 virus continue to evolve, Butte County schools, including Blue Oak Charter School, will be closed for in-person classes through April 17, 2020.
BOCE Press Release
Governor Newsom has asked that while closed we continue to offer educational opportunities through distance learning, assure students in need have access to the school lunch program, and that childcare needs are addressed.   State testing has been canceled.   CLICK TO READ MORE …..

Gallery of Student Work: