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Ojai Valley School
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  • Private, Boarding
  • OJAI, CA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Ojai Valley School is open with in-person classroom instruction 5 days/week for students in PK-12th grade. Safety protocols are consistent with current health guidelines, and will likely include masking indoors and spending as much time as possible outdoors. Learn More

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade B+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
No data available  
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$23,400
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$63,000
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Ojai Valley School

Since its inception in 1911, Ojai Valley School has held progressive education and character development at the center of its philosophy and practice. “Educating the whole child” is more than a statement of intent. Our academic, residential life, athletic, and outdoor programs create opportunities for intellectual growth and character development at each level of student maturity. As represented by the oak tree that graces the OVS logo, the strength of our program is rooted in integrity, compassion, fairness, responsibility, respect, and perseverance.

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Ojai Valley School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1320
24 responses
Average ACT
28
8 responses

Culture & Safety

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Boarding

Students Boarding
50%
Boarding Days Per Week
5-day, 7-day
Top Countries
No data available  
International Boarding Students
40%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
287
33%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 3 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 3 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 3 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$15,000
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
3 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 3 responses
Poll
33%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 3 responses
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 3 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
67%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 3 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 3 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 3 responses

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