Oakwood High School is founded on the belief that learning should be a positive rewarding experience that challenges students to achieve their highest potentials and explore their individual interests. Our mission is to create an enriching, nurturing educational environment in which students advance within a rigorous academic core, while also developing intellectual maturity, self-confidence, and strong character. Our intent is to provide each student with the skills necessary for success in their choice of universities and beyond. What’s more, we help young scholars become self-motivated, disciplined, principled individuals fully prepared to lead lives of purpose, integrity, and concern for their communities.
Oakwood High School provides Morgan Hill and neighboring communities a local, private, independent high school. Growing from roots that run nearly fifty years deep, Oakwood is led by a family in its third generation of running successful private schools.
Oakwood’s rigorous academics are balanced with a rich experience in the arts, athletics, and community involvement. Our small class sizes provide maximum opportunity for individual attention and help uncover and develop individual strengths. We also take great care to create a wholesome environment in which character, values, and compassion are priorities.
As an independent, college-preparatory school, you’ll find that Oakwood High School provides students with a challenging academic environment, a vibrant campus experience, and lessons that last a lifetime.
High school shapes a young person’s life. Choosing a school that fits a student’s personality, character, and ambitions is one of the most critical decisions of adolescence. Interested students and their families are invited to find out more about the enriching academics, nurturing environment, and exciting leadership opportunities available at Oakwood High School.