Alternative Education in Orange County. Options for Students. Options in Education. Traditional School Charter School Home-schooling Private Schools Continuation Schools County Office of Education Programs Community and Correctional Programs Special Education-Special Schools
Options for Students
Charter Schools Act of 1992 –
Legislature outlined the purpose for charter schools
Youth Guidance Center
Santa Ana DetentionCenter
Group home schools for dependent youth
Orangewood Children’s Home
CRF – Court Return Facility
New Alternatives Group HomeSchools and Services include:
Probation site schools
Youth and Family Resource Centers
Project Hope School
Serving homless children in grades K-8Schools and Services cont…
Approximately 60 community school sites throughout Orange County providing an individualize learning program serving students grades 6-12. Selected sites provide a teen parenting program.
Community Home Education Center
Pacific Coast High
Serving students in grades 9-12, home based instruction emphasizing online instruction utilizing a community college format.
Approximately 10% of student population returned to district during the school year. In our South County Region Area nearly 500 students returned to district in September 2006.