On behalf of all of our faculty and staff, welcome to Belmont Oaks Academy and Merry Moppet Preschool. 


Founded in 1948, we are Belmont’s oldest independent school serving over 365 students in preschool through grade 5. Belmont Oaks Academy and Merry Moppet Preschool are currently educating a third generation of students.

For over half a century, families have chosen our school for its proven excellence in education. True to the mission of our foundress, we believe that a successful education takes place in a warm, nurturing environment that is rooted in tradition yet focused on the future. Families continue to choose our school today knowing that we provide a safe and challenging learning environment for their children to explore, learn and grow. As we continually uphold the principles we were founded on, we are looking forward to the future, equipping each generation that passes through our doors with the self-discipline, self-esteem and consideration for others that will take them far in life.

We are fully dedicated to the educational success of your child and look forward to your visit to our school. Whether you are a first time visitor, a prospective parent, or friend of the school, we invite you to look around our website to learn more about our outstanding programs and all that we have to offer your child.

We truly believe that our school is a special place, and we are delighted that you are visiting our site. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call, email, or schedule a campus tour. Enjoy.


Jennifer Khoury, Executive Director

Kelly Corteway, Elementary Principal