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Parks Division
Parks Division


Thousand Oaks School Park

1780 Tacoma Ave. at Ensenada Ave  -  Northwest Berkeley
, Mobile Unit 1 

Getting There

Map of Parks

Thousand Oaks School Park is owned by the Berkeley Unified School District (BUSD) and maintained by the City of Berkeley.  Thousand Oaks School offers public access to the tot lot on its property, by a joint-use agreement between the City of Berkeley and the Berkeley Unified School District (BUSD)

FeaturesThousand Oaks School Park 

  • Multi-purpose turf

  • Tot play area featuring climber, swings, seesaw, spring toys

  • Picnic area

  • Blackberry Creek with native California landscaping

The play area was originally developed by the Berkeley Unified School District (BUSD) in 1950. Funds from Measure Y, the bond passed in 1974 to expand recreational opportunities, were used to renovate and expand the playground. In the late 1990s, volunteers from the Thousand Oaks Parks Society (TOPS) helped redesign the tot play area, and participated in its construction.

No Restroom

No Off-Street Parking

2.6 acres                    113,300 sq. ft.


handicap  Wheelchair accessible, but the sidewalk is a bit steep.

Park Hours
Unless otherwise posted (upon principal’s discretion):
8 a.m. to dusk

For questions on park maintenance, please go to the Parks Maintenance page  

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