OUSD ENROLLMENT INFORMATION
Thank you for your interest in Ojai Unified School District schools, where we embrace the deeply-held values of environmental regeneration, wellness, creativity and a culture of inclusion.
Please find our 2020/21 Instructional Calendars here. Currently, the first day of school for the Fall 2020 semester is August 24, 2020.
To streamline the enrollment process, we've provided an overview of each of our schools, as well as a list of necessary documents and an online registration form, below.
Additional forms required to enroll a student. Copies may be mailed to the District Office at 414 E. Ojai Avenue, Ojai CA 93023
1. Proof of residency
2. Proof of age
3. Immunization record. For a detailed list of immunizations required by the state of California prior to a student enrolling, click here
4. Health Exam
The Heart and Future Of Ojai
A Place To Grow Preschool is is an inclusion preschool program that embodies the values, policies, and practices that support the right of every child and his/her family, regardless of ability, to participate in a broad range of activities. The desired results of inclusive experiences for children with and without disabilities and their families include a sense of belonging and membership, positive social relationships and friendships, and development and learning to reach one's full potential. For more information on A Place to Grow, please visit the website here, or contact Director Sherrie Damas at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meiners Oaks Elementary School
Located at 400 South Lomita Avenue, Meiners Oaks Elementary is a traditional TK - 5th grade school nestled between the residential neighborhood of Meiners Oaks and the Meadow Preserve. The school averages enrollment of about 240 students each year. Visit the school's website here or contact Principal Theresa Dutter at email@example.com for more information.
San Antonio Elementary School
Located at 650 Carne Road, in Ojai Valley's East End community, San Antonio is a traditional TK - 5th grade elementary school and averages about 150 students annually. Visit the school's website here or contact Principal Robin Monson at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Mira Monte Elementary School
Located at 1216 Loma Drive, in the heart of the Mira Monte community, Mira Monte Elementary is a traditional TK - 5th grade school and averages enrollment of about 300 students annually. Visit the school's website here or contact Principal Katherine White at email@example.com for more information.
Topa Topa Elementary School
Located at 916 Mountain View Avenue, nestled in the residential neighborhood located in downtown Ojai. Topa Topa has an average enrollment of about 275 students annually. Visit the school's website here or contact Principal Dawn Damianos at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Matilija Middle School is a traditional 6th- 8th middle school, located in the Arbolada neighborhood at 703 El Paseo Road, with an average enrollment of 400 students. For more information on Matilija Middle School please visit the website here or contact Principal contact Principal Chris Murphy at email@example.com
Nordhoff and Matilija students also have the option of taking independent study courses through Nordhoff Online and Matilija Online.
Nordhoff Online students enrolled in this program will take the majority of their courses through an online platform called Edgenuity and will still have the option of taking electives and enrolling in activities and sports at Nordhoff. For more information, contact Principal Dave Monson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Matilija Online students enrolled in this program will take the majority of their courses through an online platform and will still have the option of taking electives and enrolling in activities and sports at Matilija. For more information, contact Principal Chris Murphy at email@example.com
To register for Nordhoff Online or Matilija Online:
Current OUSD Students - submit an Intradistrict form in English or Spanish and note "School of Residence" as your student's current school at OUSD, and "School Requested" as either Nordhoff Independent Study or Matilija Independent Study.
New Enrolling Students - submit a Registration Form in English or Spanish (please submit one form per student). New enrolling students who are enrolled in another district, may need to also submit an Interdistrict Application in English or Spanish to select Ojai Unified as your district of choice, when you are registered in another district outside of OUSD district boundaries.
OUSD INDEPENDENT LEARNING OPTIONS
Summit School is a non-classroom based program for TK/K-12th grades. The learning program offered at Summit School is individualized for each student, with parent and teacher collaboration, using a possible combination of online learning, project-based activities and traditional curriculum. The majority of work is done through a homeschool/independent study model.
A partnership between OUSD and Rock Tree Sky school, an educational enrichment program, allows students who are enrolled in Summit School an opportunity to attend enrichment classes two days a week at Rock Tree Sky School at no cost.
Visit Summit School page here, or contact Principal Robin Monson at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.