Trabuco Hills High School

Trabuco Hills High School

Newsletter 1/30/23

Upcoming Events 

  • Monday, January 30 @ 7pm (Boys Basketball vs Tesoro)

  • Tuesday, January 31 @ 5:30 (Girls Soccer vs El Toro)

  • Tuesday, January 31 @ 7pm (Girls Basketball vs San Juan)

  • Wednesday, February 1 @ Lunch(Club Expo)

  • Wednesday, February 1 @ 5:30 (Boys Soccer vs Tesoro) 

  • Wednesday, February 1 @ 7pm (Boys Basketball vs San Juan)

  • Friday, February 3 @ lunch (CSF applications due)

  • Friday, February 3 @ lunch (Girls who Code meeting in Room 121)

  • Tuesday, February 7 @ 6pm in MPR (Junior Parent Night)

  • Friday, February 10 (Got Spirit Day)

  • Saturday, February 11 @ 11am (Boys Baseball Home Opener)

  • Monday, February 13 @ 7pm via Zoom (PTSA Membership Meeting)

  • Friday, February 17 Presidents Day (No School)

  • Monday, February 20 Presidents Day (No School)

  • Thursday, February 23 @ 6pm in THHS Library (Coffee with the principal)

Principal's Message

Mustang Families,

Please take some time today to review all the information on the newsletter site. Today is Monday, January 30th, 2023.

There are also quite a few winter sports contests this week, both at home and away. Be sure to check our athletics twitter feed or with the different programs if you are able to come out and support our wrestlers, soccer, basketball, or water polo athletes.

We invite you to scroll through this page for highlights, student recognitions, and more!

Ms. Alicia Foulk


Alicia Foulk






Please feel free to e-mail: or call our attendance line, (949) 460-2707 when your student will be absent for any portion of the day.  These options are both available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. 

Attendance Information

Thank you for taking the time to notify us any time your student will be absent from school. 


Mindful Monday


Mustang Learning Center

This is an opportunity for students to work directly with THHS teachers and peer tutors for academic support (various subjects - English, Math, Science, etc.).

Hours: Mondays at Lunch

Tuesday-Friday 7:45-8:30AM & lunch

Location: Library (blue lab)

thhs asb weekly update

Morning Anouncements



Trabuco Hills Yearbook 

2023 Yearbook available for purchase at the THHS Webstore for $100.


Senior Yearbook Advertisements


Trabuco Hills Showcase

The 2023 Trabuco Hills Showcase was a hit! Thank you to all the teachers, staff, coaches, and administration for showing our new and incoming families what makes Trabuco Hills such an incredible place. Proud to be a MUSTANG!

Trabuco Hills Showcase Photo Gallery


THHS: "The Meadow" 

The Counseling Department would like to invite you to stop by THE MEADOW!

THE MEADOW is located in room 129 ( the old College and Career Center/ next to the student store)


Grad Night for THHS Class of 2023

Grad Night at Universal Studios

We have opened Grad Night Ticket sales. 

For more information please visit THHS PTSA

Trabuco Hills Grad Night


Financial Aid Application SupportThis is not a presentation! This will be a workshop only for you to work on the Financial Aid application with professional support! Please come prepared with all the documents you will need and your own device if you have one!

Financial Aid Application Support RSVP


Trabuco Hills PTSA

Trabuco Hills General Meeting, February 13 @ 7pm

PTSA General Meeting, Click for Zoom link


Coffee with the Principal

Thursday, Feb. 23rd @ 6pm in the THHS Library.

Click to register

_____________________________________Food service job opportunity $15/hour

news and events


THHS SAT Boot Camp

Our boot camp is designed to provide students with the best test taking strategies. Please register Thursday, February 9 if taking the practice exam and  Thursday, February 23 if attending boot camp only. To enroll, pay online at the webstore.

Trabuco Hills Practice ACT

Saturday, February 25 from 9am -12pm

THHS Club News

Interested in Trabuco Hills clubs? Check out the clubs we have on campus and when they meet!

Trabuco Hills Clubs

Trabuco Hills Club Expo this Wednesday @ lunch!

Club Expo

Best Buddies meets every Thursday at lunch in Room 305. Anyone is welcome!

Unified Sports is playing Flag Football Tuesday at lunch. Please join us!

CSF: CSF Application week is January 30 - February 3rd. All applications are due to room 115 on February 3rd by lunch. No late applications will be accepted. Freshmen MAY apply this semester using their first semester grades.

All information, including the application and course lists, can be found in our google classroom: r255lnn


Girls Who Code Meeting in Kerawalla's room (121) at lunch, Friday, February 3rd! There will be cookies and beginner's coding activities on Scratch.

Sports Recap

Trabuco Hills Cheer

2nd Place at the State Championships!! Next stop USA Nationals on February 24th. Congrats to the THHS Pep Squad and Coach Cris for being Coach of the Year Finalist! 

Thhs cheer


Trabuco Hills Wrestling

OC Register named THHS Boys Wrestling 3rd in OC! They are currently the No. 1 ranked team in the CIF-SS Division 3 Top 10. Keep at it, Mustangs!!

Henry Sturn



Trabuco Hills Boys Soccer

The Trabuco Boys Soccer teams had an incredible night against Tesoro, coming away with wins at all levels.

The Freshman started the Friday off with a 2-0 victory. Goals from Steven Martinez and Surya Perugapali put the boys in the lead, while the partnership of Noah Lim and Van De Kreeke kept the clean sheet at the back.

The Varsity boys kept it going, winning 2-1 in a close competition. Goals from Micah Roye and Cole Contreras put the Mustangs up. Magnificent saves from Drew Johnson kept the boys in the lead.

The JV boys capped the night off, with another 2-0 win. Goals from Jake Cunanan (C) and Tumelo Maieane gave the boys the lead. The partnership of Matt Rodriguez and Jimmy Muali were decisive at the back, keeping the Tesoro Titans goalless.

Boys Soccer


THHS Sports Highlights

Mustangs Have Sportsmanship #BetheChange

Sportsmanship is simple, treat others how you would want to be treated. Respect the game and everyone participating including student-athletes, coaches, officials, and spectators. Education-based athletics is more than winning, it’s about academic development, equity, and character. 

Trabuco Hills Sports Schedule

For this week's sports schedule, please visit our THHS Athletics Calendar.

Trabuco Hills Athletics Calendar

Trabuco Hills Boys Basketball

Boys Basketball home game 1/30 @ 7pm. BLACKOUT!

Purchase Tickets

Black Out Basketball Game


Trabuco Hills Boys Soccer

Next match: Monday, January 30 vs El Toro


Trabuco Hills Track & Field

Did you miss the Track & Field Parent Meeting. Please check out the parent meeting presentation.

Parent Meeting Presentation


Trabuco Hills Baseball

Baseball home opener Feb 11 @ 11am



Employment Opportunities

Good news! We've added two more tryout dates to give your students a greater opportunity to get the best job they'll ever have! In addition to the already scheduled tryout this Saturday, February 4, tryouts will now be held on March 4 and April 8 as well (see below for application deadlines).

Also, candidates who cannot attend any of these three dates may request an individual swim test. See the attached flyer for how to make that request.

 Tryouts will be held at the Main Beach Lifeguard Tower on:

•     Saturday, February 4, 2023. All applications must be submitted by Thursday, February 2, at 5:00 PM (PST).

•     Saturday, March 4, 2023. All applications must be submitted by Thursday, March 2, at 5:00 PM (PST).

•     Saturday, April 8, 2023. All applications must be submitted by Thursday, April 6, at 5:00 PM (PST).

 No certifications are required prior to trying out. Candidates who are accepted into the Academy will receive all necessary training for the ocean lifeguard job.

 As of January 1st, the starting wage for a seasonal ocean lifeguard is $21.49 with a 3% increase coming on July 1, 2023.


Laguna Beach Lifeguard Flyer






THHS Senior, Nikolas Bendis, represents the heart of a THHS servant leader. He has interned with the perople of Ukraine to find ways to fundraise for the Ukranian people. he, also, partnered with THHS NHS and Feed Me Incorporation to help feed children in Africa. He collected enought to feed 6 kids for an entire month. We are endlessly proud you are a Mustang, Nik!

Nikolas Bendis


Please join us in congratulating the Art Students of the Month! We were in awe of their TALENT at the THHS Showcase.



Danica Brinkman and Lincoln Lantz were named 2023 OCADA Athletes of Character for Trabuco Hills High School. Congrats Danica and Lincoln!!


Willow Tree Scholarship

Due April 30, 2023

Hearthstone Scholarship

February Community of Character: Unity

IVC Gap Information Night

March 15, 6 - 8 pm

Special Needs Resource Fair

Special needs Resource Fair on March 4th 12 -2pm

Kimmy Duong Foundation Scholarship

Due March 5, 2023