About Us

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In 1996, dedicated community members recognized the uncertainties of state
funding of public schools. The Oak Hills Educational Foundation was created as a
continuing alternative funding source to “promote and advance educational
excellence in all of its phases” in the Oak Hills Local School District.

Our first officers were: First Board members were:
Steve Brinker – President Patti Brenneman Maryanne McGowan
Jack Hoeting – Vice President Kathy Davis Jack Pollock
Dan Herche – Treasurer Ron Davis Ted Price
Jill Haft – Secretary Tom Gerdes Rosemary Schlachter
Brett Goodson

In 2012, the Oak Hills Alumni Association merged with the Oak Hills Educational
Foundation. A new entity was born – The Oak Hills Educational and Alumni
Since the beginning, we have financed numerous facility/technology
enhancements and student enrichment/safety improvements. Please visit Our
Impact page to see several of them, as well as, many of the educational grants we
have funded in the areas of:
Language Arts Science Performing and Visual Arts
Math Technology Business Dept.
Social Studies Foreign Languages Community Outreach
As of 2019, our Foundation has contributed a total of to our schools. None of this
would have been possible without the continued generosity of our alumni,
parents, community members and community businesses. We are extremely
appreciative of every single donation/gift and look forward to funding and
supporting many more innovative instructional ideas and additional
facility/technology improvements that contribute to our students’ reaching their
full potential!
Please click on Trustees to see our present Board members.