Your Guide to Schools in Drumbo and Surrounding Areas
June 11, 2020
Easy access to quality education is one of the top amenities considered when families are choosing the perfect home. Oxford Meadows is located in the Thames Valley District School Board and the London District Catholic School Board, offering plenty of options for elementary and secondary institutions only a short drive from home.
Here are some of the best schools you can find moments from Oxford Meadows!
Blenheim District Public School
The Blenheim District Public School (BDPS) opened in 2010 as a result of combining 2 remarkable rural institutions in the area, previously known as Drumbo Central School and Princeton Central School. Located only 3 minutes from Oxford Meadows, this school teaches students from junior kindergarten to Grade 8.
Their staff is dedicated to providing an excellent learning environment with high expectations for work and behavior. The school offers a variety of extracurricular opportunities including sports, clubs, student council and more.
Blenheim District Public School encourages parent and family involvement to help create a thriving environment for each student. Family members often help out by volunteering in the classroom, providing healthy snacks on field trips or by joining the BDPS Community Council.
St. Michaels Catholic Elementary School
St. Michaels Catholic Elementary School opened in 1967 in the northeast part of Woodstock. The school transformed from a small institution to a 7-room portapack and a construction of a nine-room addition was completed by 2008. Since opening, they’ve taught students from junior kindergarten to grade 8.
St. Michaels is committed to providing academic excellence. They focus on all aspects of growth including intellectual, moral, physical, psychological, social and spiritual. Their mission is to bring students into a living relationship with Jesus in order to invite a personal commitment to a way of life marked by an integration of faith and daily living. Find this school only an 18-minute drive from Oxford Meadows.
Plattsville & District Public School
Plattsville & District Public School focuses on creating a strong foundation of learning for each student. Their staff provides students with the tools for cognitive, social and motional development. The teachers pride themselves on developing quality relationships with their students in order to create a safe, positive and productive learning environment that will lead them to a successful future.
This school is conveniently located only a 10-minute drive from Oxford Meadows.
St. Mary’s Catholic High School
At St. Mary’s Catholic High School, they value creating a safe, healthy, inclusive, Christ-centered learning environment. Their mission is to provide a positive school climate where students, parents, staff and community members feel they’re being valued. St. Mary’s is an institution focused on creating a safe space where students can develop feelings of acceptance, belonging and self-worth.
Their Catholic teachings promote a culture of Being, Belonging and Becoming in the classroom, school and community. Located in Woodstock, this excellent school is located only a 19-minute drive from home.
Huron Park Secondary School
Huron Park Secondary School values 3 things above all else – respect, responsibility and pride. They want every person in their community to respect themselves and one another, to take responsibility for their learning, their participation and their actions toward one another and to strive to find a real sense of pride.
At Huron Park, no matter who you are or what you’ve been through, they want to make you feel like you are a learner, leader, creator and explorer. They want their students to be both messy and magnificent and to make mistakes. Above all else, they want their students to feel that they matter, they’re important and that they’re cared for. This inclusive school encourages students to be fiercely and unapologetically themselves through their learning experience and school activities.
Send your children to this exceptional school in Woodstock, only a 20 minute drive from Oxford Meadows.
Colleges & Universities
Oxford Meadows is located within an hour of several post-secondary institutions including:
- Conestoga College – 299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener, ON.
- Fanshawe College – Woodstock Campus- 369 Finkle Street, Woodstock, ON.
- Fanshawe College – 1460 Oxford Street East, Box 7005, London, ON.
- Mohawk College – 135 Fennell Ave W, Hamilton.
- Mohawk College – Brantford Campus- 411 Elgin St, Brantford
- University of McMaster – 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, ON.
- University of Waterloo – 200 University Ave. W., Waterloo, ON.
- University of Western Ontario – 1151 Richmond Street, Suite 2, London, ON.
- Wilfrid Laurier University – 75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON.
- Wilfrid Laurier University – Brantford Campus – 73 George Street, Brantford, ON.
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