The Happy Valley Foundation is pleased to announce that Portia Johnson ’00 has agreed to assume the role of Interim Head of School beginning on July 1, 2018.
The FIRST WEEK of our 2018 Green Cup Energy Challenge is complete and here are the results for our competing dorms.
The Besant Hill Model United Nations Delegation departed campus early on Wednesday morning for the 34th Ivy League Model United Nations Conference in Philadelphia, PA.
Last week, biology students received a shipment of tiny Rainbow Trout eggs from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife This week, tiny baby trout can be spotted nestled into the gravel at the bottom of the classroom aquarium.
Besant Hill School seniors are enjoying an early and high college acceptance rate with 80% of seniors being accepted to at least one college of their choice before mid-December.
Our school magazine, Aun Aprendo, is named after our school motto, which means “I am still learning.” In the editions below, you will find photos highlighting our beautiful California location and school events along with articles, links to video, save-the-dates, and more. Find alumni news in the Alumni Howl section.
As part of a new plan to increase the intentional aspect of our work in the community, students are traveling across Ventura County and beyond to experience what it truly means to “give back.”
For the last 15 or so years, Besant Hill School has attended the Bioneers Conference in Marin, CA. In the early years, students from Besant Hill School were among only a handful of student conference attendees.
On Thursday, November 9, a special screening of the documentary film Maineland was followed by a question and answers from director Miao Wang.
On Friday, November 3, 35 students and four teachers traveled 90 minutes south to The J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles where we stood face-to-face with master works and toured current exhibits.
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