• Vincent Academy K-2 Family Reading Night. View Photos...

  • Vincent Academy Breaking Ground On New Home!

  • Starting a new school year ready to learn.

  • What did you do over the summer?

  • Reading buddies share their love of reading.

  • Making art.

  • Making friends.


Our robust curriculum prepares our students to be 21st century learners, and seeks to inspire and prepare them to participate actively as members and leaders of a democratic society.


Our Vision

Vincent Academy is a safe, joyful, academically rigorous, and community-minded elementary school where children can develop their innate talents and skills, learn about the complex world around them and receive the support necessary to truly thrive and become community leaders in a global context.

The combination of a state-of-the-art education program, enriched by the arts, with a range of family support services makes Vincent Academy an extraordinary elementary school and an important community asset. 


Please make a donation to support the Chyemil Pierce Memorial Fund.

Chyemil Pierce will always be remembered at Vincent Academy as a loving mother, dedicated volunteer, and all-around wonderful human being.  Our community will miss her terribly, yet her beautiful smile will be forever emblazoned on our hearts.  In honor of Chyemil Pierce, the team at Vincent Academy is more committed than ever to transforming the world one child at a time and restoring peace and safety to our local West Oakland neighborhood.

Interested in attending Vincent Academy?

Contact Lakisha Hill, our lead recruiter at (510) 452-2100. Or to learn more about enrolling at Vincent Academy, click here.

Vincent Academy and Bridge Housing are partnering on construction of a permanent home for Vincent Academy, directly across the street from Bridge's Chestnut Linden Court apartments in West Oakland.

Upcoming Events

April 6 - 10  Spring Break