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Ojai Valley School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Ojai Valley School’s experiential learning program allows students to utilize the world as their classroom. Students participate in week-long trips and outdoor activities such as camping, rock climbing, ropes courses, mountain biking, and kayaking. Students have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty such as former LA Times journalist and Ojai alum Fred Alvarez.
The Ojai campus has facilities such as a center for performing arts, art studios, a science and technology center, stadiums, swimming pools, an equestrian stable, a climbing wall, an outdoor amphitheater, and ropes courses. OVS recently opened a new robotics laboratory, woodshop, and Makerspace.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Ojai Valley School’s year-round equestrian program allows students the opportunity to work with experienced instructors such as OVS alumna and 2012 Olympic equestrian Tiana Coudray.
OVS offers 12 different fine arts and media courses such as videography, foundations of voice, and three AP art options. Outside of class, students can participate in activities such as garage band and journalism.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Ojai Valley School’s 80 boarding students live in four dormitories spread across its 95-acre campus in the Southern California foothills. They are supervised by dorm parents and participate in activities such as themed dress days and the Festival of Talent.
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Tiana Coudray, 2012 Olympic Equestrian; Fred Alvarez (faculty), former LA Times Journalist
- 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 Grades at School
- 195 acres Campus Size
- 33% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableYes
Accepting Students in Grades6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Other - Eligibility Requirements?*Interviews: Vericant for China, Video for others. Application Deadline Jan. 15 Notification March 10 * Grades accepted 6-12
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