Orange High School

  • Orange High School serves 1,744 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Orange High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • Orange High School operates within the Olentangy Local School District.
  • Olentangy Local School District's 98% graduation rate is higher than the Ohio state average of 82%.

Top Placements (Ohio)

Orange High School is Listed among the top public schools in Ohio for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Orange High School's student population of 1744 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,744 students
Orange High School Total Students (2009-2016)
Gender %Orange High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
Orange High School Total Teachers (2009-2016)
Students by GradeOrange High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Orange High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orange High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
61%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Orange High School Student Teacher Ratio (2009-2016)
Asian
10%
2%
Orange High School Asian Students (2009-2016)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Orange High School Black Students (2009-2016)
Black
7%
16%
Orange High School Black Students (2009-2016)
White
76%
71%
Orange High School White Students (2009-2016)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Orange High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsOrange High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.410.47
Orange High School Diversity Score (2009-2016)
Graduation Rate
97%
82%
Orange High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
40%
Orange High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
Orange High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Orange High School is Olentangy Local School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Olentangy Local School District's student population of 19,658 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 98% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,234 in this district is less than the state average of $12,304. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,838 is less than the state average of $11,580. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameOlentangy Local School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    23
    2
    Number of Students Managed19,658866
    Olentangy Local School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    87%
    61%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    81%
    55%
    District Graduation Rate
    98%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$178 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$188 MM$10 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,234$12,304
    District Spending / Student$10,838$11,580
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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