All About Oakwood


Student Body

Grades K-6: Approximately 42 students per grade 
Grades 7-12: Approximately 80 students per grade 
Total enrollment for Fall 2017: 784 students 
Students of Color, Grades 7-12: 37%
Students of Color, Grades, K-6: 28%
Students Receiving Financial Aid, K-12: 17%

Oakwood students have enrolled from over 150 different preschool, elementary or middle schools.

Faculty

Total Faculty: 96 (28 at the elementary school and 68 at the secondary school)
Part-time Artists-in-Residence from CalArts: 23 
Faculty with Master’s Degrees: 41 
Faculty with Doctoral Degrees: 12 
Elementary School Faculty-Student Ratio: 1:9
Secondary School Faculty-Student Ratio: 1:8
Average Length of Faculty Tenure: 12.7 years 
Faculty of Color: 28%   

Facts and Figures

Number of Science Labs: 7 
Number of Art Studios: 7 
Number of AP Courses: 15 
Number of Jazz Bands: 8 
Number of 3D Printers: 20
Number of Computer Labs: 3 
Number of Smartboards: 51
The Play Space: 100% Green facility used by K-6 students

Seniors Accepted to College: 100% 
Average # of Community Service Hours: 85 
Secondary School Town Meeting: Weekly all-school meetings run by Student Council
International Learning Trips Offered in 2017-2018: Bangladesh, Dominican Republic, Italy, Spain, China and Caribbean
Former Trips include: England, Japan, Costa Rica, France, and Sierra Leone.

Sports Highlights

Playoff Finalists:
High School Girls’ Soccer 
High School Boys’ Tennis 
High School Girls' Tennis
High School Boys’ Volleyball 
High School Track and Field (5 individuals)

Recent League Champions:
High School Boys' Basketball
High School Girls' Soccer
High School Cross Country 
Middle School Boys’ Volleyball
Middle School Girls’ Soccer 
Middle School Baseball (2 years in a row)
Middle School Girls' Volleyball
Flag Football

All Division Athletes:
High School Volleyball
High School Softball
High School Basketball

Mascot: Oakwood is the only school in California with a Gorilla as the mascot. 

Oakwood has won over 70 League Championships in the past 20 years.

Accreditation and Memberships

National Association of Independent Schools
California Association of Independent Schools
Los Angeles Area Independent Schools
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Council for the Advancement and Support of Education
Independent School Alliance for Minority Affairs
National Association for College Admission Counseling
Western Association for College Admission Counseling
The College Board
Educational Records Bureau
A Better Chance

 

 

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11600 Magnolia Blvd North Hollywood, CA 91601-3015
Oakwood Secondary School 818-732-3000
Oakwood Elementary School 818-732-3500