For over 30 years,
Besant Hill School of Happy Valley has inspired, challenged, and
taught students through its Outdoor Education Program (OEP). This
program is an integral part of the philosophy, mission, and culture
of the school.
The mission of the Besant Hill OEP is to provide
students with the opportunity to develop the intellectual, social,
and personal skills, through challenge and adventure in a safe and
supportive environment. It is from these experiences that students
will become positive, contributing members of their communities
through a connection between themselves and the world at large.
Special curriculums have been designed in order to fulfill this
mission, including an all school Fall Trips Program and a variety of
outdoor excursions such as rock climbing, hiking, and