Growing up, I never dreamt of coming to the United States. That dream completely took a 180-degree turn when a couple of my friends, Yannick and Ivan, were accepted to Besant Hill School of Happy Valley the year before me.
This is a DO NOT MISS event! Experience the amazing George Winston right here in the Zalk Theater and support a number of important causes!
Our Summer Magazine is always a special one, highlighting our annual Spring Arts Celebration & Family Weekend as well as the Class of 2018 and end-of-year ceremonies and festivities. Enjoy!
View photos from end-of-year celebrations and ceremonies including Commendations Dinner & Award Ceremony, Passing of the Torch Ceremony, and Commencement Ceremony.
We congratulate our 2018 graduates and recognize the dedicated work of our entire faculty, staff, ISP Program Director Kelly Henschel and Director of College Counseling Abby Elizabeth Croft for supporting students through their college admissions process.
A few days before graduation, the seniors were invited to join our alumni network platform—HVS–BHS Connect, a demo of the platform, and they received their senior class sweatshirts.
This year’s annual Spring Arts/Family Weekend saw the school taking the opportunity to thank outgoing Head of School Dr. Randy Bertin for his leadership and dedication to Besant Hill School of Happy Valley.
Join us for this very special weekend in April when families, friends, and alumni join us to celebrate student achievement in the arts.
The Performing Arts Department, with a cast of 27 students, will present the Broadway musical Once Upon A Mattress, directed by Arts Department Chair Dan Call, on Friday and Saturday, April 27 and 28, at 7:00 p.m. in the Zalk Theater.
We thank alumnae Jan Caldwell Thorpe, Happy Valley School class of 1960 for this wonderful walk down memory lane, insight into the first decade of our school’s history and it’s profound effect on a student’s life.
Besant Hill School of Happy Valley
8585 Ojai Santa Paula Rd.
Ojai, CA 93023
Tel: (805) 646-4343
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