School Details

Orange County Special Education School

200 Kalmus Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92628
(714) 966-4130
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-12 545 students 5 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

21%
17%
31%
14%
30%
52%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Orange County Department of Education average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

0%
16%
16%
0%
0%
26%
0%
0%
26%
0%
0%
51%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Orange County Department of Education average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

6%
5%
19%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Orange County Department of Education average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Orange County Special Education School is a public high school in Costa Mesa. The principal of Orange County Special Education School is Dennis Roberson and can be contacted at droberson@ocde.us. 545 students go to Orange County Special Education School and are mostly Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 11% of the Orange County Special Education School students are "limited in English proficiency." 20% of the 545 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Orange County Special Education School is 5:1. Monte Vista High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 45% 54%
White, non-Hispanic 32% 30%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 4%
Filipino 2% 0.5%
Unspecified 2% 6%
Asian 17% 5%
Multiracial 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.6% 0.4%
Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 6398%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 25%
Limited English proficiency 11% 31%

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