Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Heritage Oak has been named Top Single Campus Private School by Parenting OC Magazine for 2022. This is the school's fifth time being recognized with this honor. https://parentingoc.com/2022/09/readers-choice-awards-2022-education-winners/
Posted on Friday, April 1, 2022
We are proud to announce that our Admissions Director, Mrs. Rhebergen, has been named Top Employee by Parenting OC Magazine. Click here for details: https://parentingoc.com/2022/03/top-employee-of-orange-county-2022/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=top-employee-of-orange-county-2022
Posted on Wednesday, December 22, 2021
YORBA LINDA, Calif. (Dec. 20, 2021) – Students at Heritage Oak Private Education in Yorba Linda recently held a toy drive in partnership with the Los Angeles Police Department to bring holiday cheer to children in their community. Students collected more than 700 toys that the LAPD will distribute to children in need in the Los Angeles area. Through this initiative, students learned the importance of giving to others in their community.
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Posted on Tuesday, August 25, 2020
YORBA LINDA, Calif. (Aug. 25, 2020) – Campers at Heritage Oak Private Education in Yorba Linda recently created cards to spread cheer to local seniors in their community. Throughout the summer, campers at Heritage Oak made hundreds of pictures, cards and letters for seniors, which were shared with several senior centers around Orange County. Through the initiative, the campers learned the value of spreading kindness and support to others in their community.
Posted on Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Yorba Linda, Calif. (June 17, 2020) – Students from Heritage Oak Private Education in Yorba Linda and 11 sister schools across the country recently participated in “Poetry Out Loud,” a national, virtual event. These schools are part of Spring Education Group, a multi-school network providing superior private school education from infant care through high school. Students were invited to read poetry they created during the event, which was attended by more than 150 students, staff and family... Read More
Posted on Monday, March 2, 2020
On Friday, February 21st, the third grade students of Heritage Oak Private Education took part in an exciting culmination to a two-week authentic project on inclusive playgrounds. Mrs. Laurel Kraemer, Brea resident and City Manager of Santa Fe Springs, CA, came to speak to the third grade students about what it takes to turn open land into a city park, and how those parks are designed to be a place for everyone, even differently-abled persons.
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Posted on Tuesday, October 22, 2019
YORBA LINDA, Calif. (Oct. 22, 2019) – Students from Heritage Oak Private Education recently performed nearly 1,200 acts of kindness through a schoolwide kindness campaign. For two weeks, students hosted the Raise Craze campaign, during which they performed acts of kindness at school, in their homes and throughout the community. The campaign began with a coastal cleanup day for students and faculty and continued with other activities, including helping neighbors, cleaning up trash in the... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, January 16, 2019
YORBA LINDA, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2019) – Students at Heritage Oak Private Education in Yorba Linda recently donated 300 toys to the Los Angeles Police Department’s annual toy drive, as well as 350 nonperishable food items to Canning Hunger. The donations were the result of school-wide drives to benefit local families in need during the holiday season. At the close of each drive, students helped pack, prepare and load the items for delivery to the organization. Through these initiatives, students... Read More
Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018
Yorba Linda, Calif. (November 5, 2018)— On Monday, November 5th, sixth graders at Heritage Oak Private School had a unique opportunity to meet and converse with author Christina Diaz Gonzalez regarding her book, The Red Umbrella. The students, who just completed reading the novel, met with Gonzalez, via Skype, during their literature class period. The meeting was made possible by Heritage Oak Literature Teacher Rachel Simmonds who is a personal friend of Gonzalez’s.
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Posted on Thursday, October 4, 2018
Yorba Linda, Calif. (October 4, 2018)— Last week, the first grade classes at Heritage Oak Private Education completed their lesson about Johnny Appleseed and fall apples by making apple sauce. While the apple sauce was the sweet treat at the end of the lesson, the real learning occurred during the sauce-making process.
First, the students learned about the sense of taste as they tried various types of apples and chose which one they liked best. The students collected the data and created a... Read More