Woodland Hills Private School - Oxnard St. Campus

     Tel: (818)348-6563
Grades: NS - 5 | 319 students
Woodland Hills Private School offers a program that is designed to nurture and encourage emotional and social growth while building academic and cognitive awareness and strength.
Our emphasis is on an individualized approach, relating to each child on his or her own level.
A challenging yet personalized curriculum, the classes are small and the activities individualized for each student.

The program provides for an interactive process of learning and is concerned with the development of the whole child.
The curriculum provides an enriched academic program, the development of self-confidence and self-assurance, cooperative learning skills, community awareness and involvement, leadership skills and the application of these cognitive skills to real life situations.

Woodland Hills Private School offers a warm, caring place for your child to grow, learn and discover.
Providing children with opportunity to develop self-reliance, gain pride in their intellectual abilities and unique traits, maximize their creative potential while learning to appreciate the world around them, is our goal.

All our staff members have been specially selected and trained for our program.
Preschool – All our preschool teachers are experienced and certified in Early Childhood Education.
Elementary – All our kindergarten and elementary teachers are credentialed.
Their post university training earned them teaching credentials in both elementary and early childhood education at some of the finest universities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 5
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 319 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Woodland Hills Private School - Oxnard St. Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admissions Associate Ms. Sossi Shanlian


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Baseball, Basketball, Computer Club, Cooking Club, Dance, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Karate, Kickball, Music, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Yoga Baseball, Basketball, Computer Club, Cooking Club, Dance, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Karate, Kickball, Music, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Yoga,

School Notes:

W.H.P.S. Provides:
- A caring, loving, and natural environment.
- A real world approach to education.
- A creative and individualized program, which helps each child achieve their goals and enables them to move to the next level with confidence and builds self-esteem.
- Credentialed, proactive and nurturing teachers who are committed to providing the best education.
- A low student/teacher ratio, 22 - 24 students with 2 credentialed teachers in all grades. This helps develop close relationships and trust. Your child won’t be lost in the crowd.
- Placement services for our graduates. We will have conferences with you to assist you and your child in finding the best match for middle school. All our graduates have been accepted into the school of their choice.

W.H.P.S. Is Where:
- Children develop a strong academic foundation.
- State of the Art technology is incorporated into its curriculum utilizing the latest generation of interactive projectors with stylus pen, Mimio tablets and software, and document readers in every classroom as well as laptops and Kindles for our upper grate students.
- Children take part in many community service activities, which helps them to develop into responsible, caring and respectful citizens.
- The regular curriculum always includes classes in science, art, music, physical education, computer, foreign language and barnyard. Specialists teach all these programs.
- The academic school year is 42 weeks long not just 38 weeks, which allows us the time to do many special events and activities.
- We welcome parent involvement in the classrooms and for all our special activities. WHPS also has a very active Parent Association, which supports our school events and provides many additional enrichment activities for the children.
- We are accountable to our families and responsive to parents and their concerns.
- There is a strong Character Values Education program integrated into the curriculum enabling our students to develop into respectful, responsible citizens while also enhancing the development of strong leadership and self-esteem qualities. In addition, WHPS sponsors a Student Council that further enhances its leadership and character-building program.

W.H.P.S. Has:
- Always set high expectations for each student socially, emotionally and academically.
- Always been sensitive to the needs of working parents. A before and after school extended day program is available and WHPS only closes for national holidays. The afternoon extended care program includes a Homework Club and a full program of activities.
- Been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) for 18 years. We are regularly monitored by this agency, which helps us to maintain a high quality program.
- Been the recipient of the 2007 R.O.S.E. award Recognizing Outstanding Schools in Education.

Profile last updated: 09/18/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faucher Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pinecrest Woodland Hills School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pinecrest Woodland Hills School (0.2 miles away)
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