Vista View Middle School is part of the Ocean View School District, providing instruction to students in grades 6th…More through 8th. The school follows a traditional school calendar year in providing a standards-based educational program. Vista View has been recognized as one of Orange County's "Best Middle Schools" by the Orange County Register, as a California Distinguished School by the State of California and has been named a Model Leadership Site in the area of student literacy by CalSTAT and the California Department of Education.
Along with athletic and performing arts programs, the school participates in the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program and the El Viento Program, which provides a college-focused academic plan for Hispanic students. The 13.6 acre campus includes 34 permanent classrooms, seven portable classrooms, fine arts room, industrial arts room, home arts room, gymnasium and boys' and girls' locker rooms.