A few photos from the summer as we say goodbye to our final group of Summer Institute students. Special thanks to all our summer teachers, chaperones, and interns!
Aun Aprendo is hot off the digital press. Thanks to the many dedicated staff members and alumni, and to our students!
After months of preparation and several weeks immersed in the experience, our seniors presented a wide-variety of Capstone Projects.
Each year, the Besant Hill community looks forward to hearing of the many college admissions attained by members of the graduating class. This year has brought much jubilation! Meanwhile, the Class of 2017 has begun attending a weekly college counseling seminar to learn the scope of the college search, application, and admission process.
As part of our Distinguished Speaker Series, Thomas Pollock ’60, movie producer and grandson of Louis Zalk (one of Happy Valley School’s founders and earliest supporters), was interviewed by Kevin Henschel ’93 in the Zalk Theater during a special assembly.
This week focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math and will include student presentations, performances, special events and assemblies.
As part of the Distinguished Speakers Series, we were honored to have acclaimed artist and speaker Binh Pho join us for an inspiring and educational assembly in the Zalk Theater.
CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education) recently announced the winners of its prestigious 2016 Awards of Excellence, which included a Silver Medal to Ojai’s Besant Hill School of Happy Valley in the “Digital Magazine” category.
Students, teachers, and staff rallied for this year’s International Week. Each day was filled with an observance, performance, learning opportunity and cuisine that honored cultures and experiences from around the world.
A huge thanks to Happy Valley Foundation Trustee Ken Tennen ’66 for his generous donation of the weather station that Richard installed on the science building roof this week.
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8585 Ojai Santa Paula Rd.
Ojai, CA 93023
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