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Ortho Magnet makes U.S. News & World Report's 2015 List of Best High Schools- only two ranks behind Beverly Hills High!





Summer Reading Assignments 2015
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 5/27/15

Today: 7/4/15


Ortho Senior Wins Writing Contest!

Ortho Senior Wins Writing Contest!

Essay Contest Award

Graduating this past June,  Class of 2015 senior Ayleen Del Angel won the Association of Educational Office Employees essay contest in the 11th-12th grade category during her last year of high school! The topic was "Things I Do That Make Me Successful." Ayleen opted to write the essay during her free time. Nice work, Ayleen.


Summer Bridge Make up work# 3
VISIT A MUSEUM OR EXHIBITS LIKE THE CALIFORNIA SCIENCE CENTER 's World of life that teaches you about the nervous system (brain) and the circulatory (heart) system.  Prepare a document or video that shows your understanding of the br... Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/17/15

Ortho Athletic Team Highlights – 2014/2015

- Reported by: Mr. J. Lough, Athletic Director


The 2014--2015 school year was outstanding for Ortho Athletic Teams.  Ortho sponsors eleven varsity athletic teams in six differen... Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/16/15


Students must complete the full 60-hours to receive five elective credits for Summer Bridge.  On those occasions where health and other emergencies arise and a student must miss a session, the make up work for Week #1 is below.

&... Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/12/15

Summer Bridge Make Up Work #2: Teens and Stress


Step 1: Print, read, and annotate the document in the link below: Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/12/15

Class of 2015 Plans after High School
We have analyzed the Senior Survey results and found out many information about the plans of our 2015 Graduates.  Open the link below to find out! Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/8/15

Alumni Survey for ALL STUDENTS WHO GRADUATED before 2015
Dear Alumni,

Please click on the link below to tell us about what you have been doing since graduating from Orthopaedic High School: Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/8/15

Sample Curriculum Map for 2015-2016

For the 2015-2016 School Year: Teachers will submit curriculum maps for each course taught to the administrator on a monthly/ semestral/annual basis (your choice based on what works for you; Submit lesson plan ahead covering a 2-4 week/seme... Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 6/5/15

VISION, MISSION, and Schoolwide Learner Outcomes
Click below to view Grade 12 Briannie Orellana's artistic interpretation of our school's new Vision, Mission, and Schoolwide Learner Outcomes! Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 1/26/15

Ortho High's 2015 Accreditation/WASC Self-Study Report and Report of Findings
Our Accreditation Visit concluded in March 2015.  Here's an excerpt from the Visiting Committee's Report of Findings (Click here: FINAL ORTHO ROF 2015.docx):

"The visiting committee was impressed by the school wide “Vipe... Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 12/4/14

Where Are They Now? Alumni Update through 2014
Find out about our former Vipers... See the attached power point... Continue
Posted by: Ortho Magnet
Published: 11/3/14


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