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58%
  • Linda Vista Elementary
  • 1200 N. Cannon St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 483
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
56%
  • Mcpherson Magnet
  • 333 S. Prospect St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 891
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
56%
  • Chapman Hills Elementary
  • 170 N. Aspen St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 502
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
44%
  • El Modena High
  • 3920 Spring St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,196
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
40%
  • Santiago Middle School
  • 515 N. Rancho Santiago Blvd., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 967
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
36%
  • La Veta Elementary
  • 2800 E. La Veta Ave., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 846
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 30:1
34%
  • West Orange Elementary
  • 243 S. Bush, Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1
33%
  • Palmyra Elementary
  • 1325 E. Palmyra Ave., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 512
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
30%
  • Olive Elementary
  • 3038 N. Magnolia, Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 503
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
29%
  • Sycamore Elementary
  • 340 N. Main St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 443
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
28%
  • Handy Elementary
  • 860 N. Handy St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 562
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
27%
  • Fletcher Elementary
  • 515 W. Fletcher St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 376
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
27%
  • Portola Middle School
  • 270 N. Palm Dr., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 735
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
27%
  • Esplanade Elementary
  • 381 N. Esplanade St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 422
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
27%
  • Orange High
  • 525 N. Shaffer St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,927
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
26%
  • Taft Elementary
  • 1829 N. Cambridge, Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 579
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 32:1
25%
  • Jordan Elementary
  • 4319 E. Jordan Ave., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 438
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
24%
  • Prospect Elementary
  • 379 N. Virage St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 464
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
20%
  • California Elementary
  • 1080 N. California St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 654
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
19%
  • Yorba Middle School
  • 935 N. Cambridge, Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
18%
  • Cambridge Elementary
  • 425 N. Cambridge, Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 525
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 28:1
n/a
  • Ousd Community Day
  • 250 S. Yorba St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 28
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1
n/a
  • Richland Continuation High
  • 615 N. Lemon St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 284
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
n/a
  • Ousd Home School
  • 250 S. Yorba St., Orange
  • Orange Unified
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 83
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
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Orange school information

IndexOrangeCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores32%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools228,30879,221
Total private schools263,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools71,0857,963
The Orange, CA educational system consists of 22 public schools, 26 private schools and 7 post-secondary schools. Orange public schools have average test scores of 32% which is 15% lower than than the California average and 34% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Orange public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.9% have completed high school, 34.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Orange

IndexOrangeCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade83.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school81.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%

Orange, CA School Districts

Orange Unified School District

There are a total of 22 public schools, 26 private schools and 7 post-secondary schools in Orange. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Orange, CA schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Orange, CA, an average of 83.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Orange schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Orange, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
Las Flores, CA5,67168%39%
Yorba Linda, CA67,36267%37%
Orange, CA139,91932%34%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pasadena, CA140,26832%35%
Fullerton, CA139,49149%1%
Killeen, TX138,74569%40%
Dayton, OH141,14343%13%
McAllen, TX138,47573%49%
Orange, CA139,91932%34%
Source: The Orange, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.