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We understand the decision to attend boarding school is one of the most important choices your family will ever make. Our admissions team is here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have about a Besant Hill School education. Please contact us at any time, and we will do our best to make sure that applying to Besant Hill School is a positive experience.
Although a demonstrated responsibility for learning is the most important criterion, the admissions committee also looks for qualities of character and maturity, as well as the ability and willingness to contribute to the life of the school community. Differences in a student background, economic circumstance, and educational opportunity are also valued and thoughtfully weighed in our decisions. Above all, we strive to bring a well-rounded, interesting, and diverse group of creative students to our boarding school. We are excited to meet students who are eager to take advantage of the many opportunities Besant Hill School has to offer.
Besant Hill School of Happy Valley is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), and The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS).
Besant Hill School offers open admissions by application and admits students of any color, national or ethnic origin, religion, or creed. It does not discriminate on the basis of any of the above, nor on gender or sexual orientation, in the administration of its educational policies, financial aid programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.