Home of the Olympians

Oxbow High School is a grade 7-12 union high school in Bradford, VT. Opened in the Fall of 1971, it serves the students of Bradford and Newbury and accepts tuition students from surrounding Vermont and New Hampshire towns. 


The school continues to meet the needs of students with a traditional schedule of 45 minute periods in a 7 period day. Students at Oxbow have the opportunity to attend classes in the adjoining River Bend Career and Technical Center (RBCTC) whose schedule complements their home school of Oxbow High School.


In addition to more traditional offerings, Oxbow also offers unique learning experiences such as New England Landscapes (NEL), Guitar, Modern Band, Sound and Lights, Forensics, and Journalism (school newspaper, The Purple Press). Additional opportunities are available to Oxbow students such as dual enrollment, early college, AP courses, and a rich tradition of community service.


The team sports offered at OHS are soccer, football, cross-country, basketball, track and field, baseball, and softball.


Oxbow offers a variety of clubs including All Inclusive Alliance (AIA), Drama Club, National Honor Society (NHS), Student Council, Art Club, Yearbook and Athletic Leadership Council. 

As our mission statement states: 

“We are a family of empathetic, inquisitive,

socially responsible learners who positively impact our world.”