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Oak Park Unified - Oak Park High School
School DescriptionDISTRICT PROFILE
Oak Park District’s Oak Park High School is a suburban California Gold Ribbon School and US News and World Report Silver Medal School near the Pacific Coast. In addition to four foreign languages, students have the opportunity to choose from over 20 Advanced Placement Courses.
Facilities include a performing arts center complete with theater and music rooms, modernized science classrooms, an arts and technology building, sports fields, classrooms with Smartboards, and campus-wide wireless internet.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Oak Park students can choose from several sports including cross country, lacrosse, golf, and American football. The Volleyball team recently won the California State Championship.
Oak Park offers various arts courses such as architecture and industrial arts, drawing, and painting. The school's choir program is also successful, winning many awards over the past couple years.
The suburban community of Oak Park is located less than an hour west of Los Angeles and less than 30 minutes from famous beaches such as Malibu, home to the prestigious Pepperdine University. Students can enjoy warm, sunny weather all year.
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Awards and Accomplishments Of School
California Distinguished School for 2018-19 School Year; Oak Park Unfiied School District named an Exemplary School District for 2018-19 School Year;
Educatius student Herbert (Alex) B. was awarded a scholarship from the local community college prep organization for his initiative, enthusiasm and interest, as well as a growth mindset in pursuing academics beyond his one-year study abroad at OPHS.
Zack Thornton - Baseball pitcher;
Bryan Weitzman - UCLA Offensive Lineman
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 47 acres Campus Size
- 1% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size30
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Speciality ProgramsEngineering Partnership with NASA
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?All students must take California state English exam (CELDT) upon arrival. Admissions process starts in February
Real Stories from Real Students:
Blogs and News!
"Enjoy every moment like it is your last.” That phrase was my motto I lived by this past year.
When we were done with theater, it was very strange. I was not with the same people every day. We grew so much together and became a family!
What is the most important factor for international students when selecting a US high school to apply to?
Educatius Group’s North American head office has been certified by ISO 9001:2015’s globally respected quality standards.
Educatius Group’s USA F-1 Inbound High School Program Listed by CSIET for 5th year in a Row
Educatius Group received the largest number of international high school students on CSIET F-1 high school programs in 2017-2018!
"International students who study at a US high school have an inside-track to attend a US University," according to Educatius Group's Academic Director Dr. Sharon Tan.
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