Welcome to COVA

The Conservatory of Vocal and Instrumental Arts is a public charter school situated on a beautiful, 11 acre campus in the Oakland Hills. The school serves families from Oakland, Berkeley, San Leandro, Hayward, Richmond, San Pablo, Castro Valley, the greater San Francisco Bay Area and from communities as far as Stockton and Sacramento. The only K-8 Performing Arts School in the San Francisco East Bay, COVA has a diverse student body with 235 bright and eager students.

COVA's academic curriculum builds a solid foundation for success in high school and college. Instruction focuses on individual stengths and accommodates both gifted individuals and students needing skill development.

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About Enrollment


2013 - 2014 Enrollment Period
Now Open

The enrollment period for the following school year is November 1st - December 1st. We encourage you to complete an application for your child as soon as possible. We are also accepting applications for the current school remaining.

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COVA notes

Homework for Parents and Students...

COVA notes are sent home with students every Tuesday. You can also find them here on the Website.   [ Go to COVA notes ]

Reading COVA Notes on Tuesday night is required homework for your child. Please help them complete this assignment.