Have questions about what it's like here at Orchard House School? Here are a few we often hear and the answers from some of our students.
What is it like to be a student at OHS?
It's fun, interesting, full of freedom, openmindedness, independence and cooperation.
It is a fun environment where everyone can be themselves.
The teachers are very focused on being creative but effective and everyone’s mind expands throughout her journey.
What are Base Groups?
Base Groups are where one girl from each grade comes together to connect and learn about each other. We meet every Wednesday and do fun activities.
What are Studios?
At the end of each quarter we get to share with our friends and families what we have been doing in Arts block. It includes dance, music, drama and art.
What is your favorite part of a day at OHS?
- Base Groups
- CONNECT is my favorite part of the day. CONNECT is a quiet time where everyone can work on homework and meet with teachers.
What is Morning Meeting?
Morning Meeting is when you check in with the whole school.
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays we have Morning Meeting. We sit in a big circle, make announcements, sing songs, and discuss problems from the cow
We are all equal at Morning Meeting.
What is your favorite project that you’ve done?
- The Thrones
- My Cell Project
- The 8th grade play
- Quilt Squares
- Recycled Fashion Show
- History Skits
- Building a Village
- Baking cookies for Winter Ceremony
- Sanctuary Boxes
- Renaissance Faire
Describe Orchard House School in one sentence.
Awesome – OHS shows girls their real selves.
OHS is a place where girls can be themselves, where friendships are made and where girls are prepared for the future.
A place where girls make themselves a light.
It inspires me to be great, awesome, and fun!
A fun, challenging and safe place to learn and grow.