Category Archives: School

CIF Southern California Championships

I can’t begin to explain the feelings rushing through my brain at the moment. CIF Southern California Championships were today and it was beyond words. The competition was fierce with girls finishing at 15:49 (Claudia Lane). I am so overwhelmed by how amazing … Continue reading

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On our hill

Like so many students at this school, I don’t live at home. I don’t even live in my home country, not even on the same continent. So many people at this school took the risk of moving across the globe, … Continue reading

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Sports vs. Education

With sports comes a tedious amount of dedication, which does not always correspond with school; because, despite the amount of dedication sports require, school requires a thousand times that amount. Many kids who wish to pursue their sports throughout high school, … Continue reading

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A Valuable Education

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the first definition of the word education is “The process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, especially at a school or university.” If you asked high school students what the point of going to school … Continue reading

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Camping Conundrums

At Ojai Valley School, the whole school is like one big family, similar to having around 120 brothers and sisters. One thing that makes the OVS community like this is the annual fall camping trip. This trip is used to introduce the … Continue reading

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A Montage

I suppose this is the end. My last blog. The last post I write, and the last one I publish. The last piece of writing I do for Ojai Valley School – the place that has taught me how to … Continue reading

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End of the Year

The end of the year is a strangely lonely time. You know that people will be leaving, projects are due, and so is all the school work from the past few months that you’ve hidden under your bed in denial. … Continue reading

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