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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.
Yorba Middle School

Designated 2023

Orange Unified School District

Orange County

Mark McLaughlin, Principal

935 N. Cambridge St, Orange, CA 92867

(714) 997-6161

School Characteristics

Enrollment: 544. Grade Levels: 6-8.

School Demographics

Replicable Practices

1:1 digital options for all our students Teachers greet students at the door and ask about their day or weekend LTEL/AVID strategies: speaking in complete sentences, using sentence frames/starters AVID organization skills: agenda checks, paper/electronic declutter day SEL: Anti-bullying & kindness lessons, wellness center accessible all day

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