Ocean View High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
17071 Gothard St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ocean View High School serves 1,378 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Ocean View High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ocean View High School's student population of 1,378 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Ocean View High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ocean View High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5098 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
61%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
26%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Graduation Rate
88%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntington Beach Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ocean View High School is Coast High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mesa View Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak View Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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School Reviews

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I am currently a senior at Ocean View High School, class of 2014. If you haven't already, I recommend that you watch the "Ocean View High School: Small School, Big Opportunity" video in order to grasp a better understanding of our campus. During middle school, I chose to transfer to this school, meaning that Ocean View High School isn't my homeschool, and it is a decision that I am proud to have made. The staff here are supportive and open to all students, as well as the many programs that we have to offer: Honors, AP, IB, Business Academy, Bridges, ASB, our diverse clubs, sports, tutoring, etc. If you are searching for a school that will have a positive impact on your child's future, you are going in the right direction. For more information, you can visit www.ovhs.info/
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