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Oak Hill Academy
School Name:
Oak Hill Academy
Street Address:
2635 Oak Hill Road
Mouth of Wilson, VA 24363
Dr. Michael D. Groves
Founding Date:
Religious Affiliation:
Full Accreditation
Day / Boarding:
Day & Boarding
Grade Levels:
8 thru 12
Enrollment Size:
Social Media:
Admissions Contact:
Mrs. Katherine Giszack
Admissions Email:
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Mission / Philosophy / Objectives:

Oak Hill Academy is a coeducational, Baptist affiliated, boarding/day school committed to excellence in education and adolescent development in a non-military setting.  The mission of Oak Hill Academy is to offer a safe, secure, nurturing environment for girls and boys needing a change in school, peer, community or family relationships.  Oak Hill provides a structured college-preparatory program to students in grades 8-12.  Our curriculum challenges the brightest student and encourages those who are unmotivated, who are underachieving, or who are experiencing difficulties in their school setting.

School Fast Facts:

Oak Hill at a Glance

Oak Hill Academy:  Oak Hill Academy is a non-military, Baptist-affiliated, co-ed boarding school that provides a college preparatory education for young men and women, grades 8-12. 

Our core beliefs:

  1. Deep down inside, all children are good.
  2. Regardless of academic ability, every child is capable of success.
  3. All children would rather succeed than fail.
  4. Once a child gets a taste of success, he or she will want more.

Campus:  The Academy is situated on a campus of 240 acres with woodlands, landscaped areas, playing fields, outdoor basketball and tennis courts, riding arena, and scenic lake.

Enrollment:  Oak Hill Academy enrolls 150 – 160 students per year.  Of those, 99% are boarding.

Class Size:  Average of 8 – 10 students per class

Diversity:  Oak Hill Academy's current student body consists of students from 18 countries and 29 states.  We pride ourselves in the diversity of our campus.

Academics:  Oak Hill Academy offers a college preparatory curriculum with classes in Math, English, Science, History, Spanish, English for Speakers of Other Languages, Computer, Fine Arts, Physical Education, and Study Skills. 

College Placement:  95% of our graduates are accepted to college.  Recent acceptances include:  Clemson University, James Madison, Oklahoma State, Old Dominion, Indiana University, Syracuse, Princeton, University of Connecticut, University of Maryland, and Virginia Tech.

Summer Program:  All students in grades 8 - 12 are eligible to take part in our summer program.  This five-week program consists of academic classes in the morning, afternoon activities, and trips on the weekends.

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