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OHA Students Receive Scholarships President’s Message Graduation 2012

Alumni Weekend Parents’ Day

Summer 2012


2012-2013 Student Leader Appointments

2012-2013 Honor Court Appointments

Kyle Claud R. J. Curington Justin Hill Cole Jackson Kelsey Kyle King Scott Celia Li Patrick Tighe Jeffrey Uju Alex Van Stippen Jesse Wade

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Lindsey Buchanan Victor Ieronymides Raven Jefferson Jackson Klewan Kelsey Kyle Celia Li Eric Ofori-Peprah Patrick Tighe Jeffrey Uju Alex Van Stippen The Arrow is published by the Development Office of Oak Hill Academy and is distributed to alumni and friends of the Academy.

Oak Hill Academy • 2635 Oak Hill Road Mouth of Wilson, VA 24363 276-579-2619 • www.oak-hill.net

2012 Junior Marshals

President Dr. Michael D. Groves Board of Trustees Rev. Robert Bailey Mr. Kenny Bowen – ‘78 Ms. Bonnie Burke – P’07 Rev. Danny Collins Mr. Larry Conner Mrs. Lisa Dockery Rev. John Duvall Mrs. Sidney Rose Fant Mr. Marshall Frank – P’08 Mr. Todd Fuller Mr. Dennis Gambill Mrs. Susie Garner Mr. Don Gibson Mr. Rex Halsey – ‘55 Mr. Rodney Halsey Dr. Thomas Harvey Mr. Donald Hasler – ‘66 Mrs. Sally Kimble – P’00 Dr. Wayne Landsman – P’06 Mr. Marty Parks Mr. George Pelton – ‘67 Mr. Carl Rosberg Mr. Jim Tapp Dr. Dennis Throckmorton Mr. Taylor Vaughan Mr. Harold Wingate P – Parent of OHA Alumnus


President’s Message The tassels have been turned once again on “the hill,” having added 48 students to the Oak Hill Academy Alumni. Year 133 now rests as another proud chapter in OHA’s ongoing legacy. The theme for our school this past year was “Community.” And in my convocation address last August I spoke about how we would emphasize the OHA community throughout the year. At the closing Academy Awards on Graduation eve, I returned to this theme, sharing how each day at Oak Hill begins with prayer and devotion, with our devotions— particularly those shared by our students—providing the distinct shape and color of our community over the course of the year. With the J.F. Fletcher Chapel overflowing with parents, relatives, graduates, and underclassmen, I shared … “The students will likely remember some of these moments from our morning devotions this past year. From an International student with a commonly mispronounced name, we were told that ‘When you say my name right, then you put me into your heart’; from a student who endured a difficult childhood illness, we heard a message in November about being thankful; we grieved with Mrs. Black during her devotion about her late father, and we were surprised when Rev. Turnmire told the students that he loved them after Senior Sunday in Young’s Chapel; we celebrated with a student whose parents surprised him on his birthday, showing up in chapel all the way from Michigan on the day of his senior devotion; we heard a student devotion about the death of a mother and we heard a student devotion about the death a father; and in one of the last student devotions of the year, we were challenged: ‘how are you going to make it count?’ As President of the school, I shared a few devotions from this platform as well, often using objects as the source of my talk. A bag of leaves, a thank you card, a lump of coal, a $100 bill, an obituary, and the school seal. The leaves were collected from various trees around campus, signifying the changing of the seasons and the stability of the mighty oak tree; a homemade thank you card that was attached to my front door, a product of one of our advisee programs encouraging students to appreciate people in their community and to say thank you; a lump of coal, reminding students that with the dropping temperatures of late fall, our furnaces would be turned on (eventually), and that members of our maintenance staff would be working around the clock to keep the furnaces burning (literally), a reminder for us that our community is larger and includes more people than they may realize. In fact, I brought the maintenance staff in to chapel and asked returning students if any of the kids knew their names—very few did then, many more do now. A$100 dollar bill, when we were dealing with the ugly issue of theft, which is so troubling and can cause so much damage to our community. I left the cash on the floor in front of the door and with no teachers or staff around to observe, I challenged the kids to walk over

top of it one by one, and for the last person out to bring it to my office if it was still there; senior Tyler Marsh brought the $100 bill to me within five minutes. I showed the students an obituary of a recently deceased alumnus, who, even though he was not particularly wealthy, was very kind and generous to the school in life and in death. And our school seal, with its ‘founded in 1878,’ an Oak Tree, mountains, a cross, and a textbook, depicting in small but important symbols who we are at OHA. These devotions are daily lessons, taken together over the course of the past year, sometimes shared aloud even when we are at our most vulnerable; they define who we are, and on this day, Graduation eve, they give us perspective. Together, they paint the picture of our community. Community. Our theme for the year … community. Class of 2012, this is your community, Oak Hill Academy. And now our community, which is entirely unique unto itself and will never be comprised exactly like it was in this year, enters its final chapter. On August 29, 2011, we began the year with the chiming of the Academy Bell at convocation and, now for 133rd time, we sound it in honor of our graduating class, the class of 2012.” The 48 graduates then processed silently from the chapel to the chiming of the Academy Bell. The traditions, mission, and ministry of Oak Hill Academy all continue … In fact, Year 134 begins right now. My very best, Michael D. Groves President Follow Dr. Groves on Twitter at DrGrovesOHA.


ALUMNI WEEKEND 2012 (Tentative Schedule)

Friday, July 13th

6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Early registration for returning alums Alumni “Welcome Home” reception at Alumni Campus Store

Saturday, July 14th

ALUMNI NEWS

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Reunion registration

10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Alumni meeting in Fletcher Chapel – class photos to follow

11:15 a.m. – noon Campus tours – led by current students and staff 12:00 noon Lunch and social time in Vaughan Dining Hall 2:00 p.m.

Gathering for tolling of the Academy Bell in memory of those who have passed (followed by ice cream social for alumni and families, current students, faculty and staff at the Alumni Campus Store)

1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Noonkester Park open for swimming, hiking, etc. 6:00 p.m.

Reunion dinner, silent auction, and party at Mississippi Pavilion in Noonkester Park

*President’s message, music, and dancing

Sunday, July 15th

9:00 – 10:45 a.m.

Alumni brunch at picnic shelter on lawn of Hough Dormitory

11:00 a.m. Worship service at Young’s Chapel Baptist Church **Event locations subject to change due to weather, etc.

Joseph Stephens – ‘49 915 Meadowbrook Road Afton, TN 37616 Claudean Deaton Francisco – ‘65 38320 Willowmere Harrison Township, MI 48045 Michael Orgera – ‘68 7590 Beech Hill Road Pulaski, TN 38478 Michael graduated from the University of Tennessee and after living and working in Denver and Salt Lake City has retired to Tennessee. He and his wife have three children and four grandchildren and love traveling. Jerry Lee White – ‘69 13 McPhelin Avenue Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 Jerry has a BS in Business and served in Naval Aviation for 28 years. Following his military service he worked at the Philadelphia International Airport for 15 years until his retirement in 2011. Stedman Brittingham – ‘71 35717 Clam Avenue Frankford, DE 19945 David Register – ‘71 1713 Lord Ashley Drive Sanford, NC 27330


ALUMNI NEWS - continued Patrick Ward – ‘71 222 Savino Road Boydton, VA 23917 Patrick has been a photographer for 35 years and has worked for both the North Carolina and Virginia Department of Corrections. Jean Smith Barnes – ‘72 4402 Brandt Ridge Drive Greensboro, NC 27410 Helen Harris Crane – ‘72 133 Kirkbridge Road, #4 Voorhees, NJ 08043 David Starkey – ‘74 P. O. Box 444 Ivor, VA 23866 Sherrie Dangerfield Jenkins – ‘77 529 North Braddock Street Winchester, VA 22601 Ed Butler – ‘78 6900 Philips Hay, Suite 53 Jacksonville, FL 32216

Gary Cross – ‘85 308 Kingston Trace Road Columbia, SC 29229

David Kiser – ‘98 623 Saint Julian Place North Augusta, SC 29860

Gary and his wife Gayle have been married for 22 year and have three daughters – Taaylor (20), Jourdan (16), and Kourtnay (16).

David has been married for seven years and has a 4 year old daughter and 2 year old son.

Richard Pietraszko – ‘86 8104 Sudley Road Manassas, VA 20109

Jennifer Broome Sandt – ‘00 7050 Silk Tree Pointe Braselton, GA 30517 Leslie Barber – ‘02 13009 Ketterman Drive Woodbridge, VA 22193

Anne Weisner – ‘89 1273 Adair Drive Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Matt Newman – ‘02 11560 Shadbush Court Reston, VA 20191

Haleema Morrow – ‘92 2348 Polaris Way Atlanta, GA 30331 Haleema graduated from Winston-Salem State University and has a 7-year old son, JordanPhillip. She is an association manager for a condo community. Marla Conn – ‘95 5410 W. 190 Street, Apt. 61 Torrance, CA 90503

William Applewhite – ‘81 9065 W. State Route 9 Mount Carmel, UT 84755 Vince Rosettte – ‘81 26761 N. Hayden Drive Florence, AZ 85132 Tina Brissette Miller – ‘82 220 Greenwood Drive Petersburg, VA 23805 Tina is an RN and she and her husband have four children. William Earnest – ‘82 2101 Smith Drive Clayton, NC 27520

DEATHS Fern Carson Greer – ‘36 Eva Young Greer – ‘41 Rev. Mott Cumby – ‘51 Ida Mae Speeks – ‘51 Charles William “Bill” Strickler – ‘61 William Basil Bruce – ‘63 Drue Elaine Funderburke Miller – ‘63 Mildred Kambarn Thornton – ‘63 Anna Katherine Burger DeYoung – ‘64


Donor Breakfast 2012

The annual Donor Appreciation Breakfast was held graduation morning on the lawn at the Hough Dormitory Picnic Shelter. This annual event honors the members of The Oak Club, The Founders Club, The President’s Club, The Red and Gold Club, and the Legacy Associates who support the mission of Oak Hill Academy.

Although unable to attend, John and Dorothy Lenore were recognized as the “Philanthropists of the Year” by Dr. Michael Groves. The Lenore’s son, Jamie, received the acknowledgement on their behalf during a recent visit to campus. Mr. and Mrs. Lenore are tremendous supporters of Oak Hill Academy and her mission. Oak Hill Academy proudly salutes our many donors.


Parents’ Days 2012

Parents’ Days 2012, held April 5th and 6th, was a great showcase for Oak Hill Academy’s students. Parents witnessed first hand all of the activities and ways our student body is involved in “life on the hill.” Thursday afternoon’s events included an in-house horse show, a basketball scrimmage and performance by our cheerleaders, recognition of the spring sports teams, and a college application presentation. Everyone then enjoyed the Parent/Student Banquet in Vaughan Dining Hall. The evening was capped off with music by the OHA chorus and pep band, and the drama club’s production of “Grease.” Parents attended classes with their children on Friday morning followed by the President’s Forum. There was also an art show throughout the two day event. The annual Parents’ Days silent auction was once again a big success raising just over $8,000 with the proceeds going toward technology upgrades in the academic building. Oak Hill Academy would like to thank all of the parents and supporters who donated and bid on items and make cash contributions to the auction. Thank you!


Graduates Receive Scholarship and Honors The following members of the Class of 2012 were recognized during graduation weekend for receiving academic scholarships:

Jasmine Kimm Knight – Purcellville, Virginia – Albright College (Alumni Scholarship); Bridgewater College (Academic Scholarship); Mary Baldwin College (Academic Scholarship); University of Tampa (Academic Scholarship); Virginia Wesleyan University (Academic Dean Scholarship); Rider University (Academic Scholarship)

Taylor Marcus – Herndon, Virginia Patrick Boulee – Ludington, Michigan – Ferrum College (Academic Scholarship); Lynchburg College – Alma College (Alma College (Alumni Award); Virginia Wesleyan Achievement Award, Highland College (Academic Dean Scholarship) Award, Alma Alumni Award) Craig Murray – Dubai, United Arab Kristi Buckner – Tampa, Florida Emirates – Davis and Elkins College – Saint Leo University (Academic (Academic Scholarship, Theatre Scholarship) Scholarship, Presbyterian Student Jiaqi Chen – Yantai, China – Asbury Scholarship); Mitchell College (The University (International Student Alfred Mitchell Award, Mitchell Scholar Award); Simon Fraser Valued Potential Scholarship) University (International Summit Scholarship); University of Kentucky (Ambassador Scholarship) DeVonn Dillard – Virginia Beach, Virginia – Bridgewater College (Alumni Scholarship, Bridgewater Diversity and General Grant); Virginia Wesleyan University (Presidential Scholarship, Virginia Wesleyan Grant) Tamika Godfrey – Kingston, Jamaica – Elizabethtown College (Academic Scholarship); Fish University (Academic Scholarship); Immaculata University (Academic Scholarship); St. Leo University (Leadership and Academic Scholarship); Virginia Wesleyan University (Academic Dean Scholarship Award and Virginia Wesleyan Grant) Chase Jones – Wilmington, North Carolina – Lynn University (Lynn Merit Scholarship) August Kern – Alexandria, Virginia – Roanoke College (Academic Scholarship); Lynchburg College (Academic Scholarship)

Jasmine Tucker – Fontana, California – DeSales University (Gateway to Success Scholarship) Robert Widener – Columbia, South Carolina – Centre College (Centre Award); Appalachian State University (Honors College); St. Olaf College (Academic Scholarship) The following student-athletes were recognized for receiving scholarships: Jordan Adams – Atlanta, Georgia – University of California Los Angeles Kandice Ball – Pulaski, Virginia – Wake Forest University Darion Clark – Conyers, Georgia – University of North Carolina at Charlotte Jodie Cornelie – Strasbourg, France – University of Dayton Moniqua Davis – Lexington, South Carolina – Patrick Henry Community College Montarius Hall – Gastonia, North Carolina – College of Southern Idaho

Jonathan Nuwanyakpa – Topeka, Kansas – Baker University (Baker Academic Award); Kansas State University (Kansas State University Memorial Scholarship, selected for the K State School of Leadership Studies); Virginia Wesleyan University (Academic Dean Scholarship) Anwar Peters – Roseau, Dominica – Florida Institute of Technology (FIT Academic Scholarship) James Santangelo – Toms River, New Jersey – Iona College (Iona Academic Scholarship); Pace University (Trustee Recognition Award); Rider University (Provost Scholarship) Allie Shelby – McLean, Virginia – Virginia Wesleyan University (Academic Scholarship); West Virginia Wesleyan (Academic Scholarship)

A. J. Hammons – Gary, Indiana – Purdue University Aliyah Kilpatrick – Matthews, North Carolina – Winthrop University Jayla Leftwich – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – Mount St. Mary’s University Tyler Lewis – Statesville, North Carolina – North Carolina State University D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera – Indianapolis, Indiana – Georgetown University Damien Wilson – Atlanta, Georgia – University of Memphis


College Acceptances 2012 Adams State University (CO) Adelphi University (NY) Allegany College of Maryland Albright College (PA) Alma College (MI) Appalachian State University (NC) Asbury University (KY) Baker University (KS) Bluefield College (VA) Bridgewater College (VA) Brookdale Community College (NJ) Cape Fear Community College (NC) Central Michigan University Central Piedmont Community College (NC) Centre College (KY) The Citadel (SC) Clemson University (SC) College of Southern Idaho County College of Morris (NJ) Davenport University (MI) Davis and Elkins College (WV) DeSales University (PA) Drew University (NJ) East Tennessee State University Elizabethtown College (PA) Emory & Henry College (VA) Emporia State University (KS) Ferrum College (VA) Fisk University (TN) Florida Institute of Technology Garrett College (MD) George Mason University (VA) Georgetown University (DC) Georgia Southern University Gonzaga University (WA)

Guilford College (NC) Hampton University (VA) High Point University (NC) Hood College (MD) Huston-Tillotson University (TX) Immaculata University (PA) Indiana University Indiana University of Pennsylvania James Madison University (VA) Kansas State University Long Island University (NY) Longwood University (VA) Lynchburg College (VA) Lynn University (FL) Mary Baldwin College (VA) Michigan State University Mitchell College (CT) Mount St. Mary’s University (MD) North Carolina A & T University North Carolina State University Northeastern University (MA) Northampton Community College (PA) Old Dominion University (VA) Olivet Nazarene University (IL) Pace University (NY) Pennsylvania State University Pfeiffer University (NC) Purdue University (IN) Radford University (VA) Rider University (NJ) Roanoke College (VA) Saint Leo University (FL) Saint Mary’s University (Canada) Saint Olaf College (MN) Simon Fraser University (Canada)

Spartanburg Methodist College (SC) Stevenson University (MD) Tennessee State University University of Advancing Technology (AZ) University of Akron (OH) University of Alabama University of Arizona University of California-Davis University of California-Los Angeles University of California-Santa Barbara University of Dayton (OH) University of Kansas University of Kentucky University of Mary Washington (VA) University of Memphis (TN) University of North Carolina at Charlotte University of North Carolina at Greensboro University of South Carolina at Beaufort University of Tampa (FL) University of Technology (Jamaica) University of Tennessee University of Texas-Austin University of Virginia at Wise University of Washington-Seattle Valdosta State University (GA) Virginia Tech Virginia Wesleyan College Wake Forest University (NC) Western Carolina University (NC) Winthrop University (SC)


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Gold Team Visits China The Old Hill Academy Gold team was invited to visit China to represent the United States on a Men’s 18 and Under basketball tour. They were joined by teams from Australia, Lithuania, and China and visited three provinces during their stay. The team played nine exhibition games losing only once against some great international competition and also visited several schools during their time in China. The opportunity to travel abroad during their spring break was an invaluable experience for the team.

ESPN Visits Campus The OHA community welcomed Mr. Ronnie Flores of ESPN to campus on Friday, May 11th for a much-anticipated ceremony in an assembly held in Fletcher Chapel. Mr. Flores unveiled a custom made championship banner for our gym, presented Coach Smith with the ESPN Boy’s High School National Championship trophy for 2011-12, and awarded a medal to each individual player as well. A representative from the Jostens Company was present and awarded each team member and coach with personalized championship rings. OHA’s Nike rep, Tony Dorado, was also on hand for the celebration and handed out a specially made Jordan Brand tennis shoe to everyone on the team in honor of their #1 ranking and perfect (44-0) season. Coach Smith said that the 2011-2012 Warrior squad may not be the most talented but they might be the best “team” he has ever coached. They played unselfishly all year and had great team chemistry. The Warriors National title is Oak Hill’s eighth overall. Coach Smith was also named the Coach of the Year in boy’s high school basketball by USA Today for the fourth time and he received the Naismith Award for the second time in his career.


Noonkester Social End of Year Picnic Always a highlight of the school year, the annual end of school picnic at Noonkester Park is a great way for students to relax and left off some steam before the beginning of “dead week” and final exams. There was something for everyone as the students ate, swam, rode paddle boats, played cards, tried the inflatable obstacle course, and competed in the golf shot contest. The evening ended with everyone around a bonfire reminiscing about the school year while anticipating the end of classes and graduation.

Summer of 2012 – Under Construction! Thanks to the generosity of Oak Hill Academy supporters there will be a lot of construction around campus this summer. Construction for the new Dixon Garden and Entranceway in front of the Vaughan Administration Building, the courtyard at Hough Dormitory, and a new barn at the Lenore Family Equestrian Center began the week after graduation. Oak Hill Academy would like to thank John and Dorothy Lenore, Marshall and Peggy Frank, the Pearl Dixon Family, and the Williams-Berry Charitable Foundation for making all of this possible.


Spring Time on the Hill


Faculty Recognized for Years of Service Dr. Groves recognized the following faculty and staff members for their service to OHA during the graduation ceremony. These folks have a combined 160 years of service to the Academy and her mission! Janida Bonham – Dean of Faculty and Math Teacher – 35 years Rhonda Bowen – Director of Financial Affairs – 30 years Brian Bunn – Social Studies Teacher – 20 years Beth Bunn – Administrative Assistant to the President – 10 years Joy Groves – Director of Counseling – 10 years Bryan Meagher – Health/PE Teacher – 10 years Gary Osborne – Maintenance – 10 years Paula Phelps – Administrative Assistant to the Business Office – 10 years Jimmy Reedy – Maintenance – 10 years Clarissa Culbert – Resident Manager – 5 years Cynthia Richardson – English Teacher – 5 years Eon Slemp – Resident Manager – 5 years

William Bruce Endowed Scholarship Established Beloved OHA alumnus William Basil Bruce, III died on March 15, 2012 in Stevens Point, WI. One of the founding members of the “Over the Hill Alumni Gang,” William gave abundantly of his time, energy, and considerable painting skills during his annual summer treks back to his alma mater. He was raised in Farmville, Virginia and served in the U.S. Navy on the U.S.S. Forestal during the Vietnam War. William received a pharmacy degree from the University of Illinois, Chicago and a nursing degree from North Central Technical College, Wausau. He worked the entirety of his career as a pharmacist in various stores throughout central Wisconsin. William was a legacy associate for Oak Hill Academy, designating our school in his will as an intended recipient for many of his possessions (tools, vehicles, trailers, and painting supplies); OHA is also a beneficiary of an IRA. The school is honored by William’s compassion and generosity—and we are so pleased to announce at this time the establishment of the William Bruce Scholarship. All monetary gifts given to OHA in William’s memory will be directed to this fund. Also, as the school liquidates certain possessions bequeathed from the estate, we anticipate the healthy growth of The William Bruce Scholarship over the next year. What a tremendous gift for our school and a wonderful legacy for William Bruce.


$1 Per Year Campaign Update In order to involve as many alumni and former students as possible in the mission of OHA and listed on our Alumni “Honor Roll,” the “$1 Per Year Campaign” was launched in 2011. The “$1 Per Year Campaign” asks alumni and former students to give back to their Alma Mater by donating at least $1 for every year since they graduated from or attended Oak Hill Academy. Our goal was to have as many folks as possible listed in the Alumni Giving section of the “State of the Academy Report” and on our new website. Thank you to the following alumni and former students who made a contribution to OHA between June 1, 2011 and May 31, 2012: 1930-1939 Hazel Bonham Ball Edith Paisley Murphy Leona Porter Sturgill 1940-1949 Lavonne Weaver Barni Thomas Bland Bennett, Jr. LaVaun Halsey Callison Ruth Hash Etter Gwyn Halsey Margaret Anderson Morris Ralph Noonkester 1950-1959 Rex Anderson Merle Watts Angle Dorothy Hash Billings Barrie Ann Brown Rex Halsey Geri Golliher Hancock Thomas Hash Maxie Price Hopkins Nancy Brown Jackson Randall Lane Rex Liu Glenna Halsey Morton Doris Wilson Patteson Cleta Haga Roberts Ida Mae Speeks Robert Wilson

1960-1969 Ronnie Anderson Tom Barnard Robert Blackwell Billy Ray Cameron Jim Conway Jean Morris Cross Wilson Cross Keith Flory Rick Grigg Arnold Hatley John Hoffman Sandra Haines Hooks Joe Judkins Don Krauss Rex Matthews Bill Minson Russell Montgomery Robert Murphy Larry Owens George Pelton Leslie Sims Pelton Otis Reamy Tommy Searles Patricia Anderson Sexton Harry Sink Sarah Ussery Sink Ted Ussery Alton Vick Susan Worsham Vick Jo Ann Watkins Nila Stevens Wenhenberg

Jerry Wells Judy Thacker Williams 1970-1979 Jean Smith Barnes Kenny Bowen Steve Bowen Marc Brenner Diann Cramer Butler Kathy Carroll Judi King Creech Jeffrey Jefferson Eller Jeanne-Marie DuBose Halley Amber Brown Hayes Elizabeth Douglass Hunting Michael Ingram Kimberly Dunn Jones Marcia Lockamy Lewis Kemper Holt Lillard Susan “Rusty” Moorefield McPherson Marilyn Rowe Alice Raynor Schneider 1980-1989 Sharon Rumpf Bellamy Judy Theuer Brown Helene Czech Missi Ferry Dobbins Andrew Gilleland

David Gunter Stacy Eller Halsey Mike Lindley Erin McCaslin Russell Miller Dan Patton Mark Patton Michelle Bailey Shaw David St. Clair Michelle Morlan St. Clair 1990-1999 April Vassiliou Fields Jessica Player Kline Cynthia O’Sullivan Kelley Orvik Mark Shumaker Jimmy Warren 2000-2009 Meredith Frank Kimberly Holt Manuel Amanda Slemp Smartt


Wish List Are You Interested in Filling a Specific Need at Oak Hill Academy? Other Giving Opportunities (partial list) Current Giving Opportunities Music Stands – all have been purchased! DVD Players – all have been purchased! Digital SLR Cameras for Yearbook Staff (5 needed)

Alumni Campus Store Tile

$500

$40 each

Memorial Oak Tree

1,000

$50 each

Named Display Case for Ussery Archives Room

$200 each

27” Television for Library – Purchased!

$300

Faculty Professional Development Fund

DVD Recorder/VCR Combo for Library

$300

Fund to Increase Faculty Salaries

Photoshop $400

Gifts in Kind*

Televisions for Academic Building (5 needed)

Boat for Fishing Club

$400 each

Television for Girl’s Dormitory

$500

Musical Instruments

Elliptical Machine for Girls Dormitory

$500

Backhoe or backhoe attachment for tractor

Anatomical Models (8 needed) Digital Camera for Publications Class

$700 $1,700

AED (Automated External Defibrillator)

$2,000 2,800

Equestrian Center Barn Remodel

$40,000

Halsey House Remodel and Upgrade

$50,000

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$10,000 $50,000 $100,000

$200-$600 each

Digital Microscope – Purchased! Rosetta Stone Sponsorship for ESL Class$

$5,000

Named Scholarship Fund

*Potential gifts are evaluated by the school for condition and suitability prior to acceptance.

For more information or to make a gift to Oak Hill Academy, please contact Tim Henry, Director of Development, at 276-579-2619 or thenry@oak-hill.net.

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