Enter a course name, school type and location:

College Preparatory School in Ventura County, Southern California

Contact Our School

Oak Grove School, Ventura County:
Located in Ojai, California, south of Santa Barbara and Los Angeles, Oak Grove School offers innovative early childhood, elementary, junior high school programs, a college-preparatory high school, and a family-style boarding program all nourished by the educational vision of its founder, philosopher and educator J. Krishnamurti. Small classes in a natural environment are guided by experienced teachers who encourage discovery and inquiry while supporting exceptional academic, creative and personal growth. 203 day and boarding students attend Oak Grove School.

Email: Contact us here     ( or request a callback ).

Accreditations:

Photo of College Preparatory School in Ventura County, Southern CaliforniaThe school is fully accredited by the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Why Choose Oak Grove?
- Oak Grove School offers a challenging, integrated, inquiry-based college preparatory experience for 7th through 12th grade students.
- Oak Grove is set on a 150-acre rural campus nested in the coastal mountains, just 90 miles north of Los Angeles.
- The school offers 5-day boarding to mature 7th and 8th grade students and full boarding to high school students.
- Oak Grove seeks highly motivated, caring and compassionate students who are interested in making a diference in the world.
- Students develop a global view, a sensitivity toward the environment and investigate the nature of their own thinking.

Philosophy:

The intent of the Oak Grove School is for students to develop the skills necessary to function in society, and at the same time to develop a foundation for inquiry into perennial questions of human life. Consistent with the views of its founder, the school does not subscribe to any creed or ideology. Rather, it assists students in the open-minded investigation of enduring human issues.

Educational Approach:
From preschool through high school, Oak Grove School aspires to educate children and young adults who will be prepared to meet the moral, intellectual and physical challenges of the future, will recognize that learning never ends, and will contribute thoughtfully to their families, communities and world.

Oak Grove nourishes the spirit of inquiry at all grade levels, and this naturally translates into innovative and exciting opportunities for learning. Education is experienced in its broadest context, where both teacher and student are free to investigate, question, respond to ideas, and talk together in friendly conversation about the material they are learning.

Co-Educational Pre-K-12 Day & Boarding School Programs:

Image of College Preparatory School in Ventura County, Southern California- Day Program
- Boarding Program for 7th, 8th Grade and High School Students
- Early Childhood Program
- Toddler Program
- Preschool Program
- Kindergarten Program
- Elementary School Program
- Junior School Program
- High School Program

Boarding Life:
Oak Grove’s residential program offers a small, family-like environment that can quickly become a home away from home. Students live at Besant House, a facility that houses up to 20 students and live-in house parents who ensure students feel comfortable, secure and supported. House parents are selected for their ability to guide and nurture, while acting as positive role models.

Hearty vegetarian meals are served daily on campus, many of which include fresh produce grown in the school's organic gardens. During the week, students attend classes, participate in after-school programs, sports and special school activities. On weekends, residents take advantage of our beautiful Southern California location with regular group excursions to the beach, movies, art exhibits and music events.

Our Faculty:

Photos of Oak Grove School, Ventura CountySmall class sizes allow teachers to respond to each student's academic and emotional needs, and closely monitor student progress and well-being. Comprehensive, semiannual written student evaluations are complemented by parent-teacher conferences and monthly parent meetings, giving a complete and accurate picture of the elementary student's academic, social and emotional development. Written grades are issued after the sixth grade, as students begin the natural transition to a college-preparatory high school program.

Outdoor Education:
As members of the Condor League, Oak Grove High School students participate in team volleyball, soccer, basketball and tennis. Outdoor education at the high school level is more advanced, often spanning the curriculum and bringing together physical education, academics, community service, and the arts.

Global Learning:

Oak Grove provides cross-cultural learning opportunities at every grade level. Examples include international songs, movement and stories during preschool, a study of the world’s use of rice in a third grade nutrition unit, and formal high school study of World Religions and Cultures. Oak Grove teachers continually weave a global view into the educational process.

Spanish culture and language are introduced in first grade through music, games and performances, with instruction expanding through high school. Weekly assemblies bring a culturally and internationally diverse series of musicians, speakers and performers to the campus. And visiting staff from other Krishnamurti schools provide an international perspective. At the high school level, students enhance their global and environmental awareness, provide service to others and add an experiential elemental to classroom learning through the senior India trip.

Email: Contact Us

Request a Callback

Address: 220 W. Lomita Avenue, Ojai, Ventura County, California , USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2020-02-23 were from:

jalisco, Mexico;   Neuruppin, Germany;   LOS ANGELES;   Ukraine;   London, UK & England;   Malaysia;   and more.
Related Schools & Programs. Inquire to our admissions team today:
St. Matthews Parish School
Courses / Programs
St. Matthews Parish School in Pacific Palisades in Los Angeles, CA, is an Episcopal co-educational day school for preschool through to grade 8. At St. Matthew's, we believe we have created a very special school. Blessed with inquisitive and thoughtful students, outstanding and caring teachers, and helpfully involved parents, the school offers a unique blend of seemingly contradictory attributes that make it special in so many ways.

St. Matthew’s Parish School is an integral part of the Parish of St. Matthew, serving children and families of the parish and larger community. The school provides an excellent education through a challenging, caring and balanced program, which promotes intellectual, spiritual, physical and emotional growth. Our purpose is to affirm that we are all children of God and to nurture in each student a sense of self as a creative, ethical and responsible leader in the community.
- Preschool through to Grade 8 education programs

- Special and Enrichment programs

- After School programs

- Parent-Infant / Toddler programs

- Summer School program
Chatsworth Hills Academy
Courses / Programs
Chatsworth Hills Academy (CHA) is an independent, college preparatory school in Chatsworth in the San Fernando Valley in LA County, established in the liberal arts tradition. Committed to selective enrollment in Early Childhood (ages 2 1/2 - 5 years) through to Grade 8, the total number of students shall always permit the involvement of each girl and boy in all CHA programs.

As one of only 2,000 independent schools in the nation, Chatsworth Hills Academy girls and boys are part of a very selective group of only 700,000 students in the United States who enjoy a truly unique and high quality education. Chatsworth Hills Academy is located on 16 acres, nestled in the scenic Santa Susana Mountains of the north-west San Fernando Valley.
- Early Childhood program (Beginners, Intermediate and Pre-Kindergarten)

- Lower School program (Kindergarten - Grade 4)

- Middle School program (Grades 5-8)

- After School & Enrichment programs

- Summer Camp
Bonita Country Day School
Courses / Programs
Bonita Country Day School in Chula Vista in San Diego County, Southern CA, is a private, independent, non-denominational elementary school and preschool offering grades Pre-Kindergarten through to 5th Grade. Bonita Country Day School provides students with a superior education in a culturally diverse, family-oriented environment. The strong academic curriculum is enhanced with a wide-range of opportunities to explore music, art, and foreign language and to pursue interests in many extra-curricular activities.

One of the fundamental obligations of Bonita Country Day School is to assist students in the development of those character traits that will give them a sense of their own self-worth. Each student is given guidance in social development as well as academic growth.
Education Programs:
- Montessori Preschool (Full-time)
- Montessori Preschool (Part-time)
- Kindergarten
- Grades One through to Five
- Extended School Care

Enrichment Programs:
- Amazing Athletes
- Dance and Music
- Playball
- Mad Science
Delphi Academy of Los Angeles
Courses / Programs
Delphi Academy of Los Angeles is an independent, coeducational, non-sectarian day school offering a preschool through high school program on one campus.

The campus is located in the foothills of the Angeles National Forest in the equestrian community of Lake View Terrace in the San Fernando Valley region.

Academics focus on providing students with a solid grounding in the basics, a rich and challenging hands-on curriculum, and the ability to study purposefully and independently.

The Delphi program includes a fully rounded curriculum available for all age levels. Even the very youngest students are exposed to basic concepts of science, history, and the various humanities.

A rigorous mastery of the basics forms the core of the curriculum, with the complete program developing a wide spectrum of skills and knowledge in cultural, scientific and social subjects.

In addition to traditional academic subjects, students get training in practical areas such as communication, manners, computers, nutrition and organization.

Delphi Academy of Los Angeles admits students of any race, color and national or ethnic origin.

Parent Testimonial:

"I am so grateful that a school like Delphi exists. The academic program is challenging and it makes the study of vital subjects (like reading and math) absolutely fun and rewarding.”
- Elementary School Parent
Coeducational K-12 Programs:

• Preschool
• Lower School
• Elementary School
• Middle School
• Upper School
• Summer Programs
• English Immersion Program for International Students (Academic Year)
• English Immersion Camps (Spring, Summer & Winter - 4 weeks to 3 months)
Wilshire Private School, Los Angeles
Courses / Programs
Wilshire Private School is an independent K-6 school located near the Miracle Mile district in Mid-Wilshire in Los Angeles. We also host international students mainly from Asia and specialize in intensive English language instruction. Wilshire Private School is accredited by The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Wilshire Private School was founded in 1985 by the Korean Institute of Southern California for the express purpose of offering a K-6 quality academic education enhanced with courses in the arts. We provide qualified, experienced, and caring teachers.

Our learning community flourishes in a well-located and safe environment conducive to well-rounded educational achievement. Wilshire Private is part of the Wilshire Performing Arts Academy, Hollywood Wilshire Sports League, the Independent School Alliance for Minority Students and are sponsored by the Korean Institute of Southern California (KISC).

We aim to offer an academic program second to none and to challenge each student to meet his / her potential by treating each individual as "gifted." As well, an additional goal is to create an atmosphere in which students look forward to coming to school each day.
- Kindergarten program

- Elementary School program

- Lower School program (til end of 6th Grade)

- General curriculum includes subjects such as language arts, maths, science and performing arts

- Enrichment program covers subjects such as computer, art, physical education, dance, drama, arts and crafts, and theater

- ESL Program for International Students

- Summer School Program
Page Private School, Costa Mesa
Courses / Programs
Founded in 1908, Page Private School is a non-sectarian, co-educational school serving infants through to 8th Grade in Costa Mesa, Orange County in Southern CA. We also have campuses in Garden Grove in Northern Orange County, Hancock Park and Beverly Hills in Los Angeles, as well as in Orlando and Sanford, FL.

Since our founding more than 100 years ago, our mission has never wavered; Page offers preschool with potty training program, extended hours, summer program and advanced curriculum to provide the best student and family centered education to our communities.

Page Private School has an elite team of teachers and administrators, small class sizes, progressive curriculum and innovative resources to help young minds and imaginations thrive. We provide a quality, well rounded education for pre-school, elementary and middle school students. Our objective is to promote the incentives for scholarship, character and personality through individual attention.
Educational Programs for Students in Pre-K through Grade 8:

- Page Private School Infant and Toddler Program: 6 Weeks - 2 Years.
- Page Private School Preschool Program: Preschool with Potty Training Program.
- Kindergarten to 8th Grade Program

Features include:
- Academic Enrichment Workshops
- Page Private School Summer Program
- Safe, clean, interactive learning environments
- Excellent parent and teacher communication
- Advanced curriculum including Spanish, Art & Computer lab