« Back to compare
/ / / School Profile
Students enrolled: 1,613

Contact this school

739 West G Street
Oakdale, CA 95361

School website
(209) 847-3007
(209) 848-0314
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Oakdale High School address.

January 13, 2011
I moved to Oakdale 7 years ago. I have 3 daughters and my two oldest were not so happy about the move, especially my oldest daughter. I took her out of school only 2 months into her freshman year and moved her to Oakdale. Needless to say she was not to happy. Within a couple of months my older daughters were thanking me for moveing them to Oakdale. It was the best decision I ever made. Oakdale has great academics. There teachers, principal and staff are there for you and are very careing. They listen and treat you like part of the family. If you have a child that plays sports then Oakdale is the place to be. Oakdale is very big on there sports, especially there football team. The whole town shows up on Friday nights, so you better get there early or you will have to sit on the visitors side and thats no joke. Oakdale as a community is fantastic. I have never seen a town come together like Oakdale does. There is alot of parent support that makes oakdale schools and this community great....I give Oakdale an A plus.

- submitted by a parent

May 19, 2008
Oakdale High School provides an outstanding and challenging academic environment for students who wish to excel. I was most impressed by the fact that--even though OHS boasts outstanding football, baseball, and women's softball teams--the first presentation made at the annual Open House for parents was made to promote the school's outstanding Academic Decathlon Team (which has won its section eight years running and finished 2nd in California last year). One more thing: the community really gets behind its school. I was amazed to see that nearly 140 scholarships (most of which are sponsored by local businesses and families) were presented to the Class of 2008--this for a senior class numbering less than 600. Awesome!

- submitted by a parent

February 28, 2008
Love it! Great sports team, lots of clubs to join! Excellent!

- submitted by a student
no rating
December 14, 2007
I love this school but it needs more places for students to hangout freely

- submitted by a student

December 03, 2007
Great academics, great athletics, and even better community-everything you would want when looking for a school!

- submitted by a parent
no rating
October 04, 2007
Oakdale High is new to us this year. I have to say that Math and English teachers are among the best.

- submitted by a parent

October 03, 2007
I agree with the june 2005 post ing that Oakdale High school is great in English & social studies, but math & science lacks. Students do not have a edge in these areas as they have to self teach these difficult concepts .

- submitted by a parent

June 12, 2005
The quality of Oakdale High School is really dependant upon what you are looking for. The teachers range from inept to outstanding, (with the latter most often being comprised of those who teach advanced classes), and, while the science department is something of a joke, the school offers many top-notch extracurriculars. Amongst these are Academic Decathlon, Model U.N, National Art Honor Society, and a number of athletics. In my short experience at Oakdale High School, it seems to me that, as with most things in life, the more a student is willing to put into the programs offered, the more they are going to get out of their experience.

- submitted by a student

February 18, 2005
Great School! I had two children attending OHS and both of them enjoyed very much. We moved to another school district 6 months ago and my children hate it. We all wish they could go back to OHS. Great football team!

- submitted by a parent

February 08, 2005
Oakdale High School is amazing. It offers students choices, not only for basic quality educational purposes but also for life. Moral values are taught and enoucraged, students are supported by administrators and parents alike.

- submitted by a parent

October 17, 2004
Very active school.Lots of parent envolvement.Something for every student.

- submitted by a parent

June 26, 2004
I have had a great many years with experience from the high school. There are many fine teachers who care about the well being of their students. There are also many teachers who arrive at class unprepared. Sadly some of the work is silly. Also, it seems that the teachers keep control by ridicule. While this may be easier than counseling we know the value to society by such actions leads to more problems. We need teachers who are prepared, who care, and want to teach about life. Teachers need to prompt, to encourage, to challenge students. Perhaps then we will have a great school. More clubs, more school activities, more parents involvement. I do not mean to suggest that teachers are to blame. Certainly that rests with parents who either don't care or don't ask questions as well. Another thing, once you know a problem, for example 2 plus 2 = 4 then why do 100 more similar problems? We need to evaluate as we go. And with computers it is easy to make changes that match the students developement. 16 students from my home have attended OHS. Many good experiences. The office staff and couseling staff has been excellent to deal with. They are certainly caring professionals. I have witnessed wonderful people doing a great job. Every school should be so blessed.

- submitted by a parent

December 18, 2003
I went to O.H.S. The most amazing school spirit that I have ever seen. The football team was by far superior than others. Learning in O.H.S. was a experience in which I will never forget.

- submitted by a student
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Nearby homes and rentals

Last modified: October 28, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.

GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Oakdale High School
739 West G Street, Oakdale, CA  95361
(209) 847-3007
Last modified Oakdale High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Oakdale High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top