Ocean View School District

of Orange County

“Equity and Excellence”

The Ocean View School District was first established on coastal farmland in 1874, making it one of the oldest districts in Orange County. Today, the K‒8 school district provides services to a student population of more than 8,800 students, over 1,000 employees, and 15 elementary and middle schools, in addition to two preschools. OVSD serves all or portions of the cities of Huntington Beach, Westminster, Fountain Valley and Midway City. We are proud to build upon our rich history of high academic standards for all students and to provide a collaborative, nurturing learning environment aimed at lifelong success.

Mission – The Reason We Exist

We hold high expectations for all students through rigorous and relevant educational experiences that support and guide them to become responsible, ethical, productive, and involved citizens.

Vision – The Direction that Drives Us

We are committed to ensuring a dynamic and collaborative learning community that prepares all students, each and every day, for lifelong success.

Core Values

  • Equity and Excellence
  • Collaboration
  • Integrity
  • Innovation

Facilities Master Planning

Read more about the different groups and committees involved in the Facilities Master Planning process by following links above or in the sidebar.

Ocean View School District Members

Name Position/Role Department/Organization
Dr. Carol Hansen Superintendent Ocean View School District
Dr. Michael Conroy Deputy Superintendent Administrative Services (OVSD)
Jodee Brentlinger Assistant Superintendent Educational Services (OVSD)
Felix Avila Assistant Superintendent Human Resources (OVSD)
Pam Bridges Director Fiscal Services (OVSD)
Rick Larson Director Information Services (OVSD)
Jim Choate Director Maintenance, Operations, and Facilities (OVSD)
Julie Jennings Public Information Officer Ocean View School District
Jody Johancsik Director Purchasing (OVSD)
Gingi Borg Director Transportation (OVSD)
Kathy Tryon Director Curriculum, Instruction & Assessments (OVSD)
Michael Vellanoweth Director Classified Personnel (OVSD)
Julie Williams Senior Facilities Planner Maintenance, Operations, and Facilities (OVSD)