885 Schuman Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Ocean Lakes High School serves 1,990 students in grades 9-12.
Ocean Lakes High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 93% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 54% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Ocean Lakes High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Ocean Lakes High School's student population of 1,990 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 135 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,990 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
135 teachers
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School Rankings

Ocean Lakes High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ocean Lakes High School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#137 out of 1800 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
8%
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Hispanic
11%
18%
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Black
15%
22%
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White
56%
46%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
92%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,990 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 93% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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