Ocean Lakes High School

  • Ocean Lakes High School serves 2,169 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ocean Lakes High School's student population of 2,169 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 112 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers112 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ocean Lakes High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,796 schools in Virginia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ocean Lakes High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall School Rank#143 out of 1,796 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
80%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
10%
14%
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Black
15%
23%
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White
61%
50%
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ocean Lakes High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VA.
Diversity Score0.590.42
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Graduation Rate
89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ocean Lakes High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVa Beach City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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