Besant Hill School of Happy Valley (California)
Besant Hill School of Happy Valley is a private coed school in Ojai, California. Ojai is a rural area in Ventura County. Ventura County is home to 79 private schools, including Besant Hill School of Happy Valley. In terms of religious orientation, the Besant Hill School is a nonsectarian school.
Whether your student is in to sports, the arts or academics, there is something for everyone here at Besant Hill. Yoga, soccer or basketball are just a few of the sports that are offered. Also available are dance, theatre, and music programs. There is nothing at Besant Hill that you cant find.
Hidden in the hills your student will not only find themselves but they will make life long friends. Aun Aprendo, meaning I am still learning, this is our motto here at Besant Hill. This is a place where your student will not only build responsibility and integrity but will also learn to be a substantial pillar in society. In 2011, 99% of the graduating senior class went on to 4-year colleges.
Associations & Organizations
- National Association of Independent Schools
- State/Regional Independent School Association
- The Association of Boarding Schools
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