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.
Visual Arts News
We’re so grateful that so many families, friends, and alumni could join us to celebrate student achievement in the arts.
The Art History class took the lead this year to work through the exciting challenges of curating a large show in a small space.
This STEAM Droplet presentation explains tessellations and includes a brief video showing students in action creating tessellations.
The Performing Arts Department presents Leader of the Pack: The Ellie Greenwich Musical during Spring Arts Weekend in April.
Our school magazine, Aun Aprendo, is named after our school motto, which means “I am still learning.” Explore photos, articles, links to video, save-the-dates, and more. Find alumni news in the Alumni Howl section.
Boris Lurie — rounded up by the Nazis from Riga’s Jewish ghetto in 1941 and a survivor of five concentration camps and liberated from Buchenwald — became an artist in New York in the 1940s, and was radically minded — is having an exhibition of his artwork at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana, Cuba, September 22 to November 19.
In anticipation of Friday’s school variety show, our student Media Team have helped promote the event with clever videos shown during assemblies this week.
Join Cobin ’18 and Elena ’19 as they host this week’s Media Team newscast “The Hill.”
Director of Sustainability Tod Cossairt along with our student media team introduce the vernal pool.
News & Events
Besant Hill Summer Institute began July 2 with the arrival of students from 10 different countries! We have students from the academic year as well as just for the summer program here to learn English, STEM and prepare for the SAT.
Besant Hill School of Happy Valley
8585 Ojai Santa Paula Rd.
PO BOX 850, Ojai, CA 93024
Tel: (805) 646-4343
Fax: (805) 646-4371
Dr. Randy R. Bertin
Head of School
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Director of Admissions
Director of Summer Programs
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