EL MODENA HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
3920 E SPRING ST
ORANGE, CA 92869
Visit this school's website
Phone: 714-997-6331
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 7
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Orange Unified School District
  • Students/Teacher: 25:1
  • Students/Grade: 549.8
  • Number Students: 2199
  • Number Teachers: 85
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4715
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Dustin Saxton
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (56 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (41 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 9
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-07-31
    "This school is probably the best high school in the county. Few schools in OC will provide an excellent honors/AP program in a cultured & diverse environment. Let's face it, OC youth is known for being privileged & spoiled therefore because of it's diverse environment El Modena grounds its students & allows them to be more humble and thoughtful about the society they live in. All high school student bodies are cliquey, but ElMo is overall a welcoming and united community. The teachers are very involved in student activities & are very accessible for extra help. The only department that needs reorganizing is the science department since a lot of excellent teachers left. ElMo has one amazing & dedicated math teacher who teaches three levels of math and provides tons of before and after school help. It does need more math teachers & I hope they start paying attention to hiring more dedicated staff like Mrs. Lissner! I recommend all students to take honors & AP classes because they are one of the most challenging & rewarding classes you can experience. The sports department is excellent for anyone interested in softball, or baseball. The football team is laughable but we embrace it."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-07-25
    "My daughters freshman year at El Modena HS was wonderful. From the first day of registration 2011/2012. The staff and students were kind and heplful. She met new people became good friends with several of them. She joined track n field & cross country. She still continues to get outstanding grades in her Honor classes. Thanks again to the staff and students for making her feel welcome with open arms. Keep it up VANGUARDS!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-03-12
    "El Modena High School is a great school for your child to attend. The teachers are dedicated and motivate the students. There is Wednesday tutoring available for students. The ASB and school spirit is wonderful. The principal and staff is very proactive. Parents receive messages at least twice a month about upcoming events or what is happening at the school."
    Teacher Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-10-10
    "An outstanding staff, terrific kids, and supportive parents make El Modena a shining example of what a high school should be. In my 20+ years in public education, I have never seen more committed, caring, or capable instructors. I work at El Mo, and I can assure you that my own kids will be attending there. Go Vanguards!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-05-27
    "El Modena has been a fantastic school for my children to attend. They have an excellent honors program, a principal who is so devoted and excellent at what he does, and real school spirit! It is ranked high in the state when compared to similar schools and has high AP test pass rates. I think this has been a great high school experience and am proud to my kids are Vanguards!"
    Page 1 of 9
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Sandra Griggs
    CENTURY 21 Award
    714.­993.6040
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Susan Wan-Ross
    CENTURY 21 Award
    714.­993.6040
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Melody Smith
    CENTURY 21 Masters
    949.­433.9337
    2355 Main Street
    Irvine, CA 92614
    Norb Kohler
    CENTURY 21 Award
    714.­600.4061
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Ana Soriano
    CENTURY 21 Home Realtors
    909.­591.0158
    4110 Edison Avenue
    Suite 210
    Chino, CA 91710
    Gary Greer
    CENTURY 21 Wright
    951.­522.6308
    30610 Rancho California Road
    Temecula, CA 92591
    Colleen Moorhouse
    CENTURY 21 Award
    951.­764.4595
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Paul Siu of Paul & Johnny Sales Team
    CENTURY 21 Masters
    909.­595.6697
    1169 Fairway Dr
    Walnut, CA 91789
    Connie Berduo
    CENTURY 21 Masters
    909.­595.6697
    1169 Fairway Dr
    Walnut, CA 91789
    Gerald N. Wright
    CENTURY 21 Wright
    951.­694.5300
    30610 Rancho California Road
    Temecula, CA 92591
    Sharon Vasquez
    CENTURY 21 J.R. Gibson Co.
    714.­547.6221
    1800 E. 16th Street
    Suite A
    Santa Ana, CA 92701
    Jimmy Benites
    CENTURY 21 J.R. Gibson Co.
    714.­547.6221
    1800 E. 16th Street
    Suite A
    Santa Ana, CA 92701
    Elizabeth Eugenio
    CENTURY 21 Award
    909.­248.3821
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Rema Habbas
    CENTURY 21 Award
    714.­974.4900
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Lourdes Escandon
    CENTURY 21 Wright
    951.­733.1237
    30610 Rancho California Road
    Temecula, CA 92591
    Walter Stoermer
    CENTURY 21 Wright
    800.­283.1123
    30610 Rancho California Road
    Temecula, CA 92591
    Marcia Parkes
    CENTURY 21 All Service
    619.­993.7719
    810 Jamacha Road
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    Anthony Alba
    CENTURY 21 Home Realtors
    909.­591.0158
    4110 Edison Avenue
    Suite 210
    Chino, CA 91710
    Gary Freiberg
    CENTURY 21 All Service
    619.­993.8856
    810 Jamacha Road
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    Joni Zarka
    CENTURY 21 Award
    949.­480.5200
    22342 Avenida Empresa
    Suite 155
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    John Alesi
    CENTURY 21 Award
    949.­480.5200
    22342 Avenida Empresa
    Suite 155
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    Jack Evans
    CENTURY 21 Award
    714.­612.0641
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    Penny Wise
    CENTURY 21 Award
    949.­480.5200
    22342 Avenida Empresa
    Suite 155
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    Lisa Hayes
    CENTURY 21 Award
    949.­275.0508
    160 N. Riverview Drive, Suite 350
    Anaheim, CA 92808