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Valorie Coleman
Public Relations Director
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Office: (417) 690-2212

January 25, 2018

School of the Ozarks to host Open House Thursday, Feb. 1

POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — School of the Ozarks is hosting an Open House on Thursday, Feb. 1, from 7:45 to 9 a.m.

Limited spots are available for the upcoming fall 2018 school year. Parents and families with children in the following grades are encouraged to attend the Open House:

·         Kindergarten – 16 openings

·         First Grade – 4 openings

·         Sixth Grade – 1 opening

·         Seventh Grade – 3 openings

·         Ninth Grade – 2 openings (must have had algebra 1 or be willing to take it during the summer; must master some basic Latin skills before entering ninth grade)

·         10th Grade – 4 openings (priority consideration given to those who have been classically trained)

·         11th Grade – 1 opening (priority consideration given to those who have been classically trained)

The purpose of the Open House is for families who desire for their children to receive a Christ-centered education to receive a snapshot of School of the Ozarks. There will be a brief explanation of classical Christian education and how it is implemented at School of the Ozarks. Families who attend will be able to observe Lower School memory time, take a tour of the facilities, and receive an application for the 2018-2019 school year. Applications are not available prior to the Open House.

The presentation will be geared towards families of K-8 students because the majority of openings are in those grades. However, applications will be available for the small number of openings in grades 9-12.

For additional information, contact the Lower School at (417) 690-2380.

About College of the Ozarks

College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including No. 1 Best Value Regional College in the Midwest and No. 1 Most Innovative School in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report for 2018. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.

The Keeter Center — the College’s award-winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility — was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2017. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.



01.25.2018 – Brittany C. Weaver



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