Thousands of Bay Area Students Take Part in Global Youth Climate Strike

Hundreds of high schools and middle school students from around the Bay Area plan to walk out of class Friday as part of the worldwide Youth Climate Strike.

The walkout is all in an effort to demand a green new deal and advocate for Congress to take action on a number of environmental issues.

Below is a full list of the 20 places students plan to gather in the Bay:


9AM – California State Capitol - West Steps, 10th and Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA

North Bay & San Francisco

8:30AM – Petaluma Regional Library, then march towards the freeway overpass overlooking Rt. 101 on East Washington. 100 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma.

9AM – Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, CA

10AM – Nancy Pelosi’s Office - 90 7th Street, San Francisco, CA

  • Lead by Youth Vs Apocalypse

11AM – Courthouse Square in downtown Santa Rosa, CA

11AM – Mary Collins School at Cherry Valley Middle School WALKOUT. Cherry Street, Petaluma, CA

11AM – Marin Civic Center - 10 Avenue Of Flags, San Rafael, CA

12PM & 12:30PM – Sebastopol Square Walkout and Rally, 6908 Weeks Way, Sebastopol, CA

3:30PM – Napa County Executive Office - 1195 3rd St, Napa, CA

East Bay

8AM – Encinal HS students gather Alameda City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Ave then march to Crab Cove.

12PM – Encinal HS students Rally at Crab Cove, 1231 McKay Ave, Alameda

  • Lead by Encinal HS students Emma Kohler and Olivia Brune

10AM – Martin Luther King Civic Park, Berkeley, CA

  • Lead by Juniper Grace 

1:30PM – Campolindo High School, 300 Moraga Rd, Moraga, CA 

5PM – Oakland Frank Ogawa Plaza Rally


10AM – Palo Alto Courtyard at Intersection of Emerson & Kingsley

10AM – Los Altos High School students march off campus down San Antonio Rd. to hold a protest in front of the Wells Fargo at 2600 El Camino Real West, Mountain View, CA

  • Lead by LAHS student Charlotte Glen 

11AM – Burlingame Town hall (no specifics)

2:50PM – Palo Alto HS Students rally at Embarcadero and El Camino Real

South Bay

9:30AM – Santa Cruz Clock Tower on Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA

10AM – Cupertino City Hall

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