Frequently Asked Questions
- Transcripts, School Records & Yearbooks
- Preschool (age 3-5)
- Employment Opportunities
- Student Teaching / Student Observation / Internships
- Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten (age 5-6)
- Special Education
- Alternative Education & Career Technical Education
- New to the District? Start here.
- Homeless Education
- Have a question? Contact us.
If you attended a school in the Orange Unified School District, then we have your records. Please keep in mind that students will be provided only unofficial copies. Official copies will be sent with an official seal to colleges, universities, companies and other officially recognized agencies. If you have a problem with official records, please contact the Office of Student & Community Services.
Graduates from 2005 forward, including current students, must order official transcripts at http://exchange.parchment.com/
Graduates from 2004 and earlier, please complete the Transcript/Records Request Form.
Unfortunately, diplomas are irreplaceable.
If you have any questions, please contact Student and Community Services at 714-628-5424.
The District Office does not have any yearbook copies. Please contact the school in question directly regarding such inquiries. Click on the following link for school contact information: Directory of Schools
All Student Teacher requests MUST be submitted by the University. Students and/or Universities are NOT to call OUSD schools or principals to set up a placement. All placements are assigned by the Human Resources Department and Induction Department.
Please complete the Google Link. Once a placement has been made a confirming email will be sent to the University with further instructions.
All Student Observers MUST complete the Google Link. Once a placement has been made a confirming email will be sent with further instructions.
All Student Interns need to have approval from the Special Education Office or Educational Services Department before a placement can be made. The Human Resources Department must have a current "Memorandum Of Understanding" (MOU) with the sponsoring institution. Once there is an approval the forms below need to be completed and returned to the Human Resources Department, Attn: Julie Robles | email@example.com.
Educational Services Department (714) 628-4463
Special Education Office (714) 628-4080
Transitional Kindergarten (TK) and Kindergarten programs are available for children as shown in the age chart below:
Additionally, Orange Unified offers two language immersion programs starting in Kindergarten:
Spanish (Fairhaven) and Mandarin Chinese (Fletcher).
For more information, please call Elementary Educational Services at 714-628-4463.
Orange Pre-K provides services for infant, preschool and kindergarten-aged students with mild to moderate and moderate to severe disabilities which are identified through the Special Education assessment process.
Canyon Hills is a special education school for students with moderate to severe disabilities. At Canyon Hills School, the staff strives to educate and develop each individual to his or her fullest potential within the home, school, workplace and community setting.
- If you are new to Orange Unified School District, please use the School Site Locator to determine your OUSD "home" school.
- To enroll in a school other than your home school, you will need to enroll via Open Enrollment.
- To enroll in an OUSD school if you live in another school district, please submit an Inter-District Transfer.
- For additional information regarding Open Enrollment or Inter-District Transfer requests, contact Student & Community Services at (714) 628‐5424.
You will find specific information regarding the rights of our "Homeless Students and Families" on the McKinney-Vento/Homeless Education Program page.
Kristine Nelson, M.A
Coordinator, McKinney-Vento/Foster Youth and At Risk Youth
Phone number: 714-628-5424