Overview
Chinese
Founded in 1946 by Aldous Huxley, J. Krishnamurti, Guido Ferrando and Rosalind Rajagopal on 520 acres in the resort town of Ojai, California this residential school community offers a rigorous college preparatory curriculum with a cornerstone on creative expression, sustainability and divergent thinking. Besant Hill offers many art electives, competitive athletics, travel and experiential education programs, small classes and a 4:1 student teacher ratio.

Matriculation
Academics
Extracurricular Activities
Community
Reviews
Chinese Student Mgmt

Co-ed Boarding Grades: 9-12, PG
Co-edCo-ed
Co-ed Rural
Yes ESL: Yes
64,155 Tuition: $64,155
100 # of Student: 100
Co-ed Teacher:Student: 1:4
Co-ed International Student: 40.00%
9 AP Courses: 9
-1.00 Endowment: N/A
90 Faculty w/ adv. degree: 90%
1582 SAT: 1305/1600
Chinese Student Facts (2022)
Acceptance Rate
88.00%
Spots Next Year
10
% Chinese Student
9.00%

TOEFL
SSAT%
SSAT
Min. Avg.
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
M 10th 北京 China Public School Acceptance N/A N/A 留学美国网-石老师
Q同学是一位心地善良、阳光且非常活泼的孩子。就因为他的活泼可爱以及爱心所以在学校拥有很多的好朋友,老师也非常的喜欢他。他思想活跃,有创新意识,非常喜欢尝试新鲜的事物,遇到事情也从来不逃避而是迎难而上。对于自己喜欢的事情一直会坚持。比如他从小就喜欢乒乓球,到现在也一直在参加各种活动。
AP Courses
Total 9
Biology Calculus AB Spanish Language and Culture
Environmental Science French Language and Culture Human Geography
Statistics Psychology English Language and Composition
AP Scores
In the year of 2019 - 2020, 44 students took a total of 109 AP exams, 72% resulted in scores of 5, 91% resulted in scores of 4+, 100% resulted in scores of 3+
Arts
Total 13
Acting Guitar Music
Music Theory Book Arts Ceramics
Digital Art Photography Studio Art
Publishing Film Performing
Chamber Choir
Extracurricular Sports
Total 15
Basketball Cross Country Volleyball
Swimming Aquatics Dance
Hiking Soccer Surfing
Triathlon Yoga
Extracurricular Activities and Clubs
Total 22
Surf Club Hiking Club Yoga
Video Gaming Club Computer Programming Club Film Club
DEI & Social Justice Club Cooking Club Biking Club
Theater Tech Club Sustainability Club Art Club
Board Games Club.Camping Outdoor Education Ceramics
Channel Islands visit Snow Sking Model UN
Community Service Peer Tutoring LGBTQ Club
Data Source
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Contact Info
School Website
http://www.besanthill.org
School Address
8585 Ojai Santa Paula Road Ojai, CA 93023
Phone Number
805-646-4343
Admission Office Email
admissions@besanthill.org
State/Provience
California
Basic Info
Year Founded
1946
Campus Size
520 acres
Boarding Rate
90%
Religious Affiliation
No Religious Affiliation
Application
Deadline
Rolling
School Code
TOEFL:8104
SSAT:3697
Interview
Skype, On Campus, Admission Travel to China, Zoom
Pre Interview
No Requirement
Year of Accepting Chinese Students
1982
# of Chinese Students
8
Grades open for Chinese Students
9 -12
Toefl
SSAT
SAT/ACT
School FS Avg
  • 3.6 / 5
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    • Campus
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    • Student Life
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    • Athletic&Art
      0.0 / 5
    • Transportation
      0.0 / 5