Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)

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Oak Hill Academy
Address
Oak Hill Academy is located in Virginia
Oak Hill Academy
Oak Hill Academy
2635 Oak Hill Road
Mouth of Wilson, Virginia 24363
Coordinates 36°35′57″N 81°20′24″W / 36.5992443°N 81.3399567°W / 36.5992443; -81.3399567Coordinates: 36°35′57″N 81°20′24″W / 36.5992443°N 81.3399567°W / 36.5992443; -81.3399567
Information
Type Private, Christian Boarding school
Motto "The Turning Point"
Religious affiliation(s) Baptist/Christian
Established 1878
Head teacher Diante Lesperance
Faculty 19[1]
Enrollment 132 total[1]
98% boarding
Average class size 17–20 students
Campus 420 acres (170 ha)
Color(s)               
Athletics www.oakhillhoops.com
Nickname Warriors
Website

Oak Hill Academy is a co-educational, private, Baptist-affiliated Christian secondary school in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia, United States. Oak Hill's enrollment of approximately 150 students is 98% boarders, serving grades 8–12. It is accredited by the Virginia Association of Independent Schools.[2]


Athletics[edit]

Mostly all of Oak Hill's Athletic teams compete on a National level. The sports that are offered include basketball, baseball, Lacrosse, soccer, tennis, softball, volleyball, and wrestling.

The Oak Hill Academy Warriors basketball program is regarded by some as the best prep basketball program in the Nation[citation needed]}, having produced future NBA all-stars Rajon Rondo, Carmelo Anthony, and Kevin Durant.

Under head coach Steve Smith, the Oak Hill Warriors would be crowned "Dick's Sporting Goods National High School Champions" nine times from 1993, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2012 and most recently in 2016.

Notable basketball players[edit]

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NBA players[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Private School Universe Survey". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved 6 December 2017. 
  2. ^ "Oak Hill website". Oak-hill.net. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  3. ^ "Player Bio: Chris Brown". Osubeavers.com. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i Dave Iannone. "NBA Draftees – Oak Hill Basketball – Oak Hill Academy". Oakhillhoops.com. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  5. ^ "Player Bio: Steve Blake". Umterps.com. 1980-02-26. Archived from the original on 2012-09-18. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  6. ^ "Kevin Durant – Hoopedia". Hoopedia.nba.com. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  7. ^ "Player profile at". Nba.com. 1989-09-23. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  8. ^ "Virginia's Powerhouse". Sports Illustrated. 2002-10-24. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  9. ^ https://www.nba.com/lakers/releases/180706-lakers-sign-rajon-rondo.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  10. ^ "Free Agent Josh Smith Joins Houston Rockets". NBA.com. December 26, 2014. Retrieved December 26, 2014. 
  11. ^ "Jerry Stackhouse profile at Basketball Database". Databasebasketball.com. 1974-11-05. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 
  12. ^ "Rod Strickland profile at Basketball database". Databasebasketball.com. 1966-11-07. Retrieved 2011-10-10. 

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