Ocean City provides a well-rounded education for its residents. High school, intermediate and primary schools on the island offer outstanding education to over 2,600 students with a student-teacher ratio of 7.3:1. In addition to equipping students with the skills and education they need for life, the schools instill attitudes of tolerance, respect and responsibility.
Ocean City High School is a state-of-the-art facility with curriculum designed to meet today’s challenges. AP courses ,TV/Media Production, Design and Technology for Engineering, Studio Art and American Sign Language are some areas of concentration for students. The school also boasts the Bill and Nancy Hughes Performing Arts Center.
Ocean City High School Sports
The Varsity sports teams at Ocean City High School are diverse in their offerings and storied in their success in the Cape Atlantic League and beyond. In the fall, there is Boys Cross Country, Football, and Soccer as well as Girls Soccer, Tennis, Field Hockey, and Cross Country. All of these teams have had success but the Field Hockey & Soccer teams seem to find themselves in State Championship Contention most years.
When winter comes around, the teams include Boys Basketball, Diving, Swimming, Wrestling, and Winter Track as well as Girls Basketball, Diving, Swimming, & Winter Track. The Girls Basketball and Swim teams seem to have top caliber players every year and have won many South Jersey Championships and more between them.
After the winter seasons, spring is in the air. The sporting events move back outside to Ocean City's top notch sporting facilities. For the Boys, there is Baseball, Lacrosse, Golf, Tennis, Track & Field, and Crew. For the Girls, the spring sports include Softball, Lacrosse, Golf, Track & Field, & Crew. There seems to be universal spring success, but one of the most unique sporting experiences is the crew team getting the row right in the bays off of Ocean City!
Ocean City Primary School (Grades K-3)
6th Street and West Avenue
Ocean City Intermediate School (Grades 4-8)
18th Street and Bay Avenue
Ocean City High School (Grade 9-12)
5th Street and Atlantic Avenue
For more information visit the official Ocean City School District website