Ojai Valley School offers a rigorous college preparatory curriculum including 21 Advanced Placement (AP) and Honors courses. The school year is divided into two semesters. Students work closely with the Dean of Studies on crafting individual class schedules that support their interests and advance their educational goals. Minimum graduation requirements for college recommendation are 17 units which include: 4 English, 3 Social Science, 3 Foreign Language, 3 Math, 3 Laboratory Science, and 1 Fine Arts. Most students go beyond these requirements to take additional courses based on their interests and intended college majors. Course offerings, prerequisites, reading lists and textbook information for the 2016/17 school year are listed below by academic department.