Oxford University School is an independent day school dedicated to academic, physical, and creative excellence, while also nurturing children to become leaders. OUS inspires students to achieve their highest intellectual, social, and emotional potential.
Oxford University School challenges each student's intellect, encourages independent thinking and cultivates individual talents. Our dedicated and experienced faculty fosters academic achievement, moral growth, and social responsibility. Within our community of learners, we value tradition, innovation, and enthusiasm for life-long learning.
Oxford University School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). OUS is also accredited by the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS).
OUS is the only private school in the greater Lafayette area to be accredited by SACS. To learn more about this prestigious accreditation go to www.advanc-ed.org.
Oxford University School preserves a Christian tradition. High moral principals and values are reinforced by the faculty and administration in the school's curriculum, programs, policies, and practices. OUS is not affiliated with any specific denomination. OUS respects and welcomes all religious beliefs.