Otay Ranch Academy for the Arts

Otay Ranch Academy for the Arts is a public charter school located in Chula Vista, CA near San Diego military bases. It is located fairly close to Naval Base San Diego, with a 5-15 minute commute from base to school.

This school serves children in grades K-8. Otay Ranch is part of the larger Springs Charter School network. The Academy for the Arts has an arts integrated curriculum with an emphasis on the process of learning, not just the outcome. They also aim to create a strong home/school partnership.

There is no Great Schools rating for this school or the Spring Charter Schools network.

What MilFams Say:

This school is outstanding for both elementary and middle school students. This school does provide special education services. Parents felt heard at IEP/504 Plan meetings, and that their children’s cases were being handled by knowledgeable and invested staff members. Overall, the faculty and staff were warm and welcoming. The school regularly communicates with parents. Students were academically challenged and supported as needed.