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California Schools to Watch is a statewide program implemented by the California League
of Educators, California Department of Education, California Middle Grades Alliance, National Forum, and the California Schools to Watch model schools.
Vista View Middle School

Designated 2023

Ocean View School District

Orange County

Rasheedah Gates, Principal

16250 Hickory Ave., Fountain Valley, CA 92708

(714) 842-0626

School Characteristics

Enrollment: 583. Grade Levels: 6-8.

School Demographics

Replicable Practices

Student/staff well space offers private and group counseling sessions CTE pathways: esports, culinary arts, ASB, and computer science/robotics Environmental science, marine biology, and media technology/yearbook classes GATE magnet program with pathways for acceleration, including geometry for 8th graders Robust music program with free instruments for band, guitar, and string orchestra

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