In this SchoolLinks podcast episode, Head of School Dr. Randy Bertin discusses his progressive vision of education that pushes self-discovery while also preparing students for the college and career worlds.
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.
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.
Alumnus Jorge Uribe ’60 delivered an eloquent, erudite, and thought-provoking commencement address to the graduating class of 2017.
We congratulate and commend them on their dedication to Besant Hill School’s Portrait of a Graduate and a never-ending pursuit of knowledge.
On June 2, twenty student graduated as the newest alumni of Besant Hill School of Happy Valley. End-of-year celebrations and ceremonies included Commndations Dinner & Award Ceremony, Passing of the Torch Ceremony, and Commencement Ceremony.
Congratulations to Tod Cossairt on his retirement! For over two decades Tod has been a parent, administrator, teacher, mentor, and friend to the school’s community.
Student Government elections included two teams of candidates, each comprised of three rising seniors, gave their presentations in a bid for Student Body Presidents.
Coming this summer: two Ojai Music Festival events, Eighth Blackbird Creative Lab, Summer Institute, and the Ojai Playwrights Conference.
Located just off the coast of Ventura and Santa Barbara, California’s Channel Islands provide a great learning opportunity for students.