Welcome TO THE ORANGE COUNTY SCHOOL OF THE ARTs  Virtual Preview Day!

Through this experience, you will learn more about everything our school has to offer, including our rigorous college-preparatory academics, our unparalleled arts instruction, the admissions process, and so much more!


The application period for the 2021-2022 school year has now closed. However, we invite you to explore the resources on this page as you consider applying to OCSA in the future. 


ABOUT OCSA

SCHOOL OVERVIEW

OCSA provides a rigorous college-preparatory academic program aligned with the California Common Core State Standards that produces high-achieving, motivated scholars. Students attend approximately five hours of academic classes in addition to two and a half hours of arts instruction daily. OCSA offers 23 Advanced Placement courses and has been recognized by various prestigious organizations, including the U.S. Department of Education, California Department of Education, Newsweek, U.S. News & World Report, and Niche.

ARTS CONSERVATORIES

FIND THE ARTS PROGRAM THAT'S RIGHT FOR YOU

OCSA is the place for aspiring artists to flourish in one of five schools of study. Explore the schools and their respective conservatories below. Each of our conservatory directors have prepared individual videos and presentations to give you a comprehensive overview of their program.

OUR CAMPUS

VIRTUAL TOUR

Get a glimpse of our campus by watching a virtual tour! Located in midtown Santa Ana, the OCSA campus features more than 350,000 square-feet of instructional space, spread across 10 commercial and historic buildings. State-of-the-art classrooms and equipment support the specialized needs of arts and academic instruction.

THE SANTA ANA CAMPUS FEATURES:

  • 14 large dance rooms
  • 10 visual arts studios
  • 8 science labs
  • 5 performance spaces
  • 2 commercial kitchens
  • 2 film and television studios