Oak Meadow`s accredited distance learning school is a unique model that combines the best of both worlds: an affordable independent school education and the freedom of homeschooling.
When you enroll with Oak Meadow, you join a vibrant community of interesting, motivated, and dedicated teachers and learners.

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Oak Meadow School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Vermont for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia, Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
549 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade
Oak Meadow School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
For a typical high school student
Admissions Director
Wendy Richardson
Admissions Associate
Stacy Hiler


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Book Club, Environmental Science Club, Equally Mowed: An Oak Meadow Social Justice Community, Social Studies Club

School Notes

  • We help students and families experience the joy of learning and create meaningful change in the world.
  • Oak Meadow provides a flexible, progressive education for independent learners. A leader in experiential, interdisciplinary homeschooling and distance learning for over 45 years, Oak Meadow offers a fully accredited, engaging high school program built on rigorous academic standards. 
  • Enrolled students work one-to-one with our teachers using our print based curriculum over a 10-month period. Students submit work on a regular basis. Teachers provide consistent feedback, instruction, and support via phone, email, and the Google platform. 
  • ENGLISH: Composition: The Art of Expression; The Hero`s Journey: Literature & Composition; British Literature; Women`s Literature: Worlds of Fantasy & Science Fiction; American Literature: The Westward Journey; Word: The Poet`s Voice; Speak Your Truth: Poetry Part II
  • MATH: Algebra I; Geometry; Math Connections; Algebra II; Advanced Mathematics; Calculus I; Calculus II
  • SCIENCE: Environmental Science for a Changing World; Biology: The Study of Life; Chemistry Matters; Physics; Global Climate Change
  • SOCIAL STUDIES: U.S. History; World History; US Government: By the People, for the People; Psychology: Journey Towards Self-Knowledge; Foodways: Sustainable Food Systems; World Religions: Finding Common Ground; A Sense of Place: The Geography of Global Change; Race & Ethnic Studies
  • WORLD LANGUAGES: Spanish I-IV; French I-IV; Latin I & II
  • HEALTH: Integrated Health and Fitness
  • PHYSICAL EDUCATION: Physical Education Electives
  • FINE ARTS: Integrated Drawing; Drawing and Design; Painting; Introduction to Photography
  • ELECTIVES: Life Experience Credit; Advanced Study Project
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Oak Meadow School cost?

Oak Meadow School's tuition is approximately $7,940 for private students.

What is Oak Meadow School's ranking?

Oak Meadow School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Vermont for: Highest percentage of students of color and Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Oak Meadow School?

The application deadline for Oak Meadow School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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The average private school tuition in Windham County, VT is $32,081 for elementary schools and $41,796 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Windham County, VT is 72% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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