Brea Olinda High School

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Brea Olinda High School
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Student activity on campus, during snack.
Address
789 Wildcat Way
Brea, California, 92821
United States
Coordinates 33°56′00″N 117°52′33″W / 33.933244°N 117.875925°W / 33.933244; -117.875925Coordinates: 33°56′00″N 117°52′33″W / 33.933244°N 117.875925°W / 33.933244; -117.875925
Information
Type Public 4-year
Established 1927
School district Brea Olinda Unified School District
Principal Jerry Halpin
Vice principal Dana Lynch, Bob Parish, Pam Valenti
Faculty 163
Enrollment 2,053
Color(s) Gold and Green         
Athletics conference Century League
Mascot Wildcat

Brea Olinda High School is a 9th–12th grade public high school located in Brea, California. Established in 1927, the school was originally located across the street from the Brea Mall in what has become the Brea Marketplace. In 1989, the school moved to its current location on the northern hills of Brea. The school has a current enrollment of approximately 2, 000 students and is part of the Brea Olinda Unified School District.

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Academics[edit]

Eight honors courses and 15 Advanced Placement courses are offered, including AP English Literature, English Language, French, Spanish, European History, American History, Government, Economics, Statistics, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Environmental Science. Many students take an optional seventh period for electives like ROP photography and police science, drawing, ceramics, woodshop, drama, instrumental music and choir. In the fall of 2005, the school launched the Global IT Academy, an accelerated program in emerging technologies enhanced through global partnerships in education and business.

Pictures of the Campus[edit]

Awards and achievements[edit]

National Blue Ribbon School[edit]

  • 1993

California Distinguished School[edit]

  • 1991
  • 1999
  • 2007
  • 2011

Athletic Achievements[edit]

National Championships[edit]

California State Championships[edit]

  • Girls Basketball (1989, 1991–1994, 1998–2000, 2009)

CIF Championships[edit]

  • Football (1959, 1961–1963, (A-Division))
  • Girls Basketball (1986, 1989–1999, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2009, 2010)
  • Boys Soccer (1986, 2001)
  • Girls Basketball (1989)
  • Boys Cross Country (2010, 2013)
  • Girls Swimming (2001–2002)
  • Football (1959, Small Schools)

CIF Southern Championships[edit]

  • Football (2001)

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

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