Orangewood Academy

  • Orangewood Academy is a WASC accredited co-educational Pre-K to High School located in the heart of Orange County.
  • We have served the greater Orange COunty area since 1898.
  • We have been located in our present location since 1956.
  • Our core values are Spirituality, Scholarship, Sportsmanship, and Service.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1956

Student Body

Total Students311 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Orangewood Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses9 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesArt, Biology, Calculus, English, Government, Spanish, Spanish, US History
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,028
Tuition NotesTuition rates vary from: K-6: 6,028 7-8: 8,261 9-12: 10,384 I-20 Students: K-6: 9,735 7-8 13, 587 9-12: 17,022
% on Financial Aid
56%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorElizabeth Munoz Beard
Admissions AssociateAime Cuevas

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.ASB, Choir, Drama, Hand Bells, National Honor Society, Praise Band, School Newspaper-Sentinel, TOAST, Yearbook

Club or Organization:
Mock Trial Club

School Notes

  • Quality Christian Education in the heart of Orange County since 1956. 
  • Serving our students from Preschool through 12th Grade
  • Emphasis on the 4 pillars of Christian Education: Spiriturality, Scholarship, Sportsmanship, Service
  • College Prepatory School
  • Part of the World-Wide Seventh-day Adventist Church
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anaheim
    Grades: 1-12 | 123 students
    6.8 miles
    2530 W La Palma Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714)995-1800
    6.8 1-12
    123
  • Anaheim
    Cornelia Connelly School
    Cornelia Connelly School Photo - Students celebrate after the NHS Induction Ceremony.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    5.5 miles
    2323 W Broadway
    Anaheim, CA 92804
    (714)776-1717
    5.5 9-12
    130
  • Anaheim
    Fairmont Preparatory Academy
    Fairmont Preparatory Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 9-12 | 583 students
    6.4 miles
    2200 W Sequoia Avenue
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714)710-8493
    6.4 9-12
    583
  • Anaheim
    Servite High School
    Servite High School Photo - The Alumni Garden is a patio surrounded by triangular glass installations that list every graduate of Servite by class year. It is a gathering place for alumni reunions, socials and sharing Servite memories.
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 967 students
    6.2 miles
    1952 West La Palma Avenue
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714)774-7575
    6.2 9-12
    967
  • Huntington Beach
    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
    6 miles
    6931 Edinger Ave
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (714)962-6617
    6 9-12
    98

School Reviews

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I highly recommend Orangewood Academy. My brothers and I attended from elementary school, up to high school and graduated. We were all very involved with sports, music, and clubs on campus. This place was our home and I am so thankful for the dedicated teachers, coaches, and staff that made this place so special. I have wonderful memories of my time at Orangewood Academy. When I graduated I felt prepared for college and the "real world." I can say today almost 15 years after graduating that I am successful because of the skills I attained here. I am proud to say I am a part of the Orangewood Academy family.
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