Alternative Education

​Alternative, Community, and Correctional Education Schools and Services (ACCESS)

Alternative Education - (ACCESS)

ACCESS serves an average of 7,662 students on a daily basis and nearly 17,000 students annually, all of whom are referred by county service agencies and Orange County’s 27 school ​districts. It is a highly effective program that offers year-round educational options and services to students at over 75 sites located throughout the county. Students improve both their learning skills and their test scores, while earning credits toward graduation.​

 
Laura Strachan
Assistant Superintendent
Alternative Education
Phone: (714) 245-6403
lstrachan@ocde.us

Virginia Castillo 
Sr. Executive Assistant
Phone: (714) 245-6402
vcastillo@ocde.us