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Please visit the Athletics page for information on this week's CIF events.

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Click here for a complete listing of school, district, and state discipline policies.

CVHS Music

Click here for information about our music programs.


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Make-Up Registration

DATES:  August 26th, 27th, and 28th
TIME:      9:00a.m. – 10:00a.m. ONLY
STEP 1.  Library                 - Clear Debts / Return Library Books
STEP 2. Guidance             - Drop off forms 
                                           - Review Class Schedule
STEP 3.  Activities Office    - Make purchases
STEP 4.  Attendance          - Locker assignment
ID/School pictures MUST be taken the first two days of school: Before school, at break, or at lunch – place to be determined.

**If you are requesting a schedule change:

  • Complete the Schedule Change Request Form OR
  • Have a parent/guardian email the request to your Academic Advisor. The subject line must state Schedule Change & Student’s Name.  

August 27th Freshmen Orientation / Freshmen Parent Orientation:  Be there!

  • Freshmen Orientation 9:00am – 11:00am - Gym
  • Freshmen Parent Orientation 9:00am – 11:00am - Mall

Bell Schedule 2014

Monday (Trad. w/ PLC Late Start)   Block Schedule Tues. - Fri.
Period Time Min   Period Time Min
PLC 7:45 - 8:09 24   0 6:44 - 7:47 63
1 8:19- 9:10 51   1 or 2 7: 57 - 9:39 102
2 9:20 - 10:10 50   Tutorial 9:49 - 10:21 32
Break 10:10 - 10:15 5   Break 10:21 - 10:26 5
3 10:25 - 11:15 50   3 or 4 10:36 - 12:18 102
4 11:25 - 12:15 50   Lunch 12:18-12:53 35
Lunch 12:15 - 12:45 30   5 or 6 1:03 - 2:45 102
5 12:55 - 1:45 50        
6 1:55 - 2:45 50        

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Junior Parking Lottery Results

Click here to determine if you have won a lottery parking spot.

Junior students who have been selected are eligible to purchase a parking permit. Come to the Activities Office beginning 8/25-8/27 from 9 AM-10AM to purchase the parking permit. Take the receipt to the discipline office to collect the parking permit.

Student Parking Permit Information

Click here for complete parking information for incoming juniors and seniors.

Summer Credit Recovery Registration Opens April 1st

Students needing to make up credits may register for summer online classes beginning on April 1st.  Please see the information on the district website for all available options.  Link

STEM Career Academy Info

Click here for more information about the STEM Career Academy, beginning school year 2014-2015.

The STEM Career Academy at CVHS is a 4 year commitment in a high school engineering program. The program ...more

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Spring Parking Permit Information

Parking applications now available in the Discipline Office. Availability on a first come, first served basis. Click here for complete information.

$50 with ASB | $60 without ASB

Eligibility ...more


For the safety of our students and parents and the respect of our neighbors please remember to obey laws and follow established procedures during drop-off and pick-up of students. The Orange County ...more


As you may know, all Grade 11 students enrolled in a California public high school will take a California Standards Test (CST) in English, mathematics, history/social science and science this May. ...more

CVHS Vision | Vision de CAPO

At CVHS, our mission is to maintain a respectful, safe learning environment in which students are challenged and successful. We believe this goal is best achieved by a rigorous curriculum that ...more

CVHS Dance Dress Code

Updated May 2013

Click here to download the full document.

The current formal dance dress code has been fashioned in an effort to create a formal dance atmosphere that is both school appropriate and ...more

CAPO.360 //// EPISODE 6 // SEASON 8

CAPO.360 //// EPISODE 6 // SEASON 8

Enjoy the final episode of CAPO.360 for Season 8. It's been a fantastic year and I wish I could just keep going. 

Live well the days of summer,



The Music Episode 2014

The Music Episode 2014

This years Music Episode features music from Chase Bellisime, Emily Young & Amy Giacchino, Danny Monaghan & Sara Shaler, Al, and Hero For Today. Then the end credit jam.

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CAPO.360 //// EPISODE 2 // SEASON 8

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CAPO CARNIVAL /// Homecoming Promo

CAPOmedia SEASON 8 /// SHOWREEL 2012.13

24 Hour Attendance Hotline


New On-line Student Enrollment

If your child is new to CUSD, please click here to complete your enrollment on-line.

Summer Office Hours

August 14-15 8:00am - 12:00pm

August 18-29 8:00am - 4:00pm

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Phillip O'Shea Wins CIF


Phillip O'Shea finishes his Capo Wrestling career as one of the best in school history.  Visit the Athletics page for all the details on his amazing career.

CVHS Marching Band Earns 1st place in the SCJA state championships for the 5th consecutive year!

CVHS Marching Band Earns 1st place in the SCJA state championships for the 5th consecutive year!



If you observe bullying or criminal activity use the text-a-tip number to report it: 949-264-CAPO (2276)

Dress Code FAQ's

Click here for more information on the dress code

Whooping Cough Vaccination Requirement

Whooping cough (pertussis) has been widespread in California. Many students have had to miss school because they were sick. To help protect your children and others from whooping cough, a new ...more

CVHS Ranked 459th by Newsweek

Out of the 1,300 best high schools in America, Capistrano Valley HS is ranked at 459. This places CVHS in the top 2.5 % of all U.S. high schools. This is an improvement from last year when Capo was ...more

Capistrano Adult and Community Education

Click here for more information and a complete schedule of available classes.

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