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Ocsa


Overview

Student Enrollment
1,922
Best High School in California
#37
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 12th grade
School District Santa Ana Unified
Type Public
 Phone (714)560-0900
 Location 1010 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Charter School Yes

Ocsa has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 37th in the best public high schools in California.

Demographics

Race

The Ocsa student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White48.4%931
Black1.1%21
Hispanic22.5%432
Asian Pacific18%346
Native American Indian0.2%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%1
Two or more races9.8%188

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 8%

10.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, OCSA students are largely wealthy and rank 101st in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade179
8th Grade224
Freshman425
Sophomore382
Junior352
Senior360
Total1,922

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

10 out of 10

Rank: 28th in California

Students at Ocsa scored an average 82% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 3.1% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75%91%
Boys70% to 74%*85% to 89%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander85% to 89%*90% to 94%*
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic55% to 59%*80% to 84%*
Multiracial80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
White77%91%
With Disabilites40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1232

The average SAT score for Ocsa students in 2016 was 1232.

College Admission Test Participation

7 out of 10

Rank: 292nd in California

265 out of 712 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (37%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 25% and in the top 24% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

8 out of 10

Rank: 129th in California

Ocsa offers 15 AP courses. 47 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Ocsa had 578 taking AP exams with a 471 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 86% percentile and well above the state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 81% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 47% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 10%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 45%
AP Courses Offered 15

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.4%8
Boys1%6
Girls0.3%2

Location

Ocsa
1010 N. Main St.
Santa Ana, CA
92701
(714)560-0900

10 out of 10 1

District

Santa Ana Unified
Santa Ana, CA