The Class of 2017 Carries on the OCS Standard of "Minds for Leadership and Hearts for Service"

The Class of 2017 had the distinction of being the 15th graduating senior class at Oaks Christian School. They carried on the standard of "Minds for Leadership and Hearts for Service," as well as academic excellence, artistic expression and athletic distinction.

Ninety-eight percent of graduates were headed to college and 97% were admitted to a four-year college or university. Two enlisted for military service in the United States Marine Corps and the United States Air Force Academy. Students had a passing rate of 88% for AP exams, with an average passing score of 4, and scoring averages of 1270 on the SAT and 27 on the ACT.

Additionally, students were headed to universities in 29 states and two countries. As they left California, they did so with $6.5 million in merit-based scholarships. Among the graduates, 50 were pursuing a degree in STEM, and 18 were declared art majors. The Class of 2017 had a total of 50 athletes who signed a Letter of Intent to play collegiate sports, the largest ever at Oaks Christian. Not only were they scholars and athletes, but they were servants with a collective total of 15,000 community service hours over the year.

Class of 2017 College Acceptances

Abilene Christian University
American University
Arizona State University
Azusa Pacific University
Baylor University
Belmont University
Berklee College of Music
Biola University
Boise State University
Boston College
Boston University
California Lutheran University
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
California State University, Channel Islands
California State University, Monterey Bay
California State University, Northridge
Case Western Reserve University
Chapman University
Claremont McKenna College
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Davidson College
Drexel University
Emerson College
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Los Angeles

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Fordham University
George Fox University
Gettysburg College
Grand Canyon University
Indiana University at Bloomington
Kansas State University
Liberty University
Lipscomb University
Loyola Marymount University
Loyola University New Orleans
Miami University, Oxford
Moorpark College
Muhlenberg College
New York University
Northeastern University
Northern Arizona University
Northwestern University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Otis College of Art and Design
Pepperdine University
Pitzer College
Pomona College
Princeton University
Purdue University
San Diego State University

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San Francisco State University
San Jose State University
Santa Barbara City College
Santa Clara University
Santa Monica College
Seattle University
Skidmore College
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Southern Methodist University
Stanford University
The University of Georgia
Texas Christian University
Texas Southern University
The American University of Paris
The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles
The New School - All Divisions
The University of Alabama
The University of Arizona
Tufts University
Tulane University
United States Air Force Academy
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, San Diego

University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Chicago
University of Colorado at Boulder
University of Denver
University of Kentucky
University of Michigan
University of New Mexico
University of Notre Dame
University of Oregon
University of Pennsylvania
University of Portland
University of San Diego
University of San Francisco
University of Southern California
University of Virginia
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Vanderbilt University
Vanguard University of Southern California
Ventura College
Washington State University
Washington University in St. Louis
Westmont College
Woodbury University