Where learning is more intentional


Can you picture your child at Oakwood?

The Admissions Office is here to help you answer that very important question. Whether your student is starting school for the very first time, or looking for a college-prep high school, you want the fit to be just right. We applaud you as parents for taking the time to explore your school options and we will partner with you to help you understand the value of an Oakwood education. Your child is your biggest and most important investment. We think you’ll be thrilled to see how life-changing this environment will be for your child.

We're here to help. If you have questions along the way, please use the Request Info form or call us at 408-782-7177 x204.

Choosing an Independent School

If you are new to choosing an independent school, we invite you use the “Request Info” feature to request the “Just for Parents” brochure that provides a quick overview of the benefits of an independent school. Oakwood is a private, independent school, not affiliated with any particular religion, that offers a rich academic experience for preschool through 12th grade. You can read more about our history. While Oakwood School’s beautiful, 25 acre campus is expanding in exciting ways, our 490 students love that Oakwood still feels like “home”.

Recent News

Oakwood High School Holds 10th Commencement
The Oakwood community along with family and friends celebrated the accomplishments of Oakwood High School's Class of 2018. We are extremely proud of our tenth graduating class and very grateful for all that they have achieved and contributed in their years here. We are confident that they leave Oakwood ready to face the future with boldness. To the Class of 2018, we give our congratulations! A special thank you to our Graduation Committee volunteers.
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Oakwood Student Ayana W. Writes Guest Column for Morgan Hill Life

Oakwood seventh grade student Ayana W. recently wrote a guest column that was published in the Morgan Hill Life. She writes about the journey to the California Science & Engineering Fair which began at Oakwood back in January. We are so proud of Ayana, who received first place in the biology category at the South Valley Science fair and moved up to the Synopsys Championship where she was awarded first place in the Biological Sciences & Engineering Category. She also won the Isabelle Stone Award for Best Seventh Grade Biological Science Project and was sponsored by the California Botanical Society. Click here to read all about it in the Morgan Hill Life.

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MTAL Sportsmanship Award Presented to Oakwood Athlete

Last Saturday, at the CCS Track and Field Semi-Finals Meet, Maryam Moghaddami was presented with the Elgie Bellagio Sportsmanship Award. The award is given to an MTAL athlete displaying exemplary sportsmanship. Elgie was a long time MTAL commissioner and the award is named in his honor.

This year, representatives from the Stevenson School Track & Field had the honor of awarding the Elgie Bellagio Sportsmanship Award. The team noted Maryam's constant positive support of her competitors, her appreciation of the fact that their efforts make her better, and her encouragement for them to improve. All of the athletes were happy and their pleasure is evident in their smiles. This was a successful end to the Track and Field season, indeed.

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There is no better investment than surrounding my children with great people who truly want them to succeed in all areas of their life. The best part is watching them achieve that success. Thank you Oakwood!

Oakwood Parent

At Oakwood I feel my children are safe and part of community that cares for one another.

Oakwood Parent

I appreciate that one of the benefits of Oakwood is the overall lack of distraction to learning. That is a real benefit and allows the students to achieve their best.