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Open Enrollment - Enroll at CVHS

CUSD College Fair Night

OCTOBER 8, 2018 
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 

CVHS Spirit Wear

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The Cougar Den is now open every day during lunch.

Come and check out the new Capo styles.


Helpful links

Check out these great websites for Homework Help: – Includes a great library of video lessons you can search through from Kinder through college levels.   Another great source of video lessons for middle school through college and also includes social studies.  another source that has help in several subject areas. In math, for example, your child can do practice problems and it will adjust the difficulty as they do well.  If they miss a problem it takes them step by step through how to do it.


California PTA -

Member Perks -

Buy textbooks online:

Communities for Cause


Parent/Student Education Nights

Parent/Student Education Nights are from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Cougar Hall unless otherwise indicated.

  • September 5, 2018
  • November 7, 2018
  • January 15, 2019
  • February 13, 2019
  • March 19, 2019

2018-2019 Capo Nights

August 27 & August 28 – Theater (Mon & Tues)

Theme: College Boot Camp

Time: 6:30-8:00

Presented by: Futureology


September 5, 2018 – MALL (Wed)

Theme: Parent Orientation & Safety Issues

Time: 6:30-8:00

Speakers: CVHS Principal, Guidance, Sports


October 8, 2018 – SJHHS (Mon)

Theme: College Fair (district-wide) 

Time: 6:00-8:30

Location: San Juan Hills High School


November 7, 2018 – MALL (Wed)

Theme: Vaping & Cannabis

Time: 6:30-8:00

Speaker: Clayton Cranford, Cyber Safety Cop


January 15, 2019 – MALL (Tues)

Theme: Community College to UCLA

Time: 6:30-8:00

Speakers: Saddleback College, UCLA, CVHS Guidance, FISA


February 13, 2019 – COUGAR HALL (Wed)

Theme: Mindfulness Tools for Students & Parents

Time: 6:30-8:00

Speakers: Mindfulness Presenter Christy Curtis, CVHS Counselors Kathy Pelzer and Darwin Vega


March 19, 2019 – MALL (Tues)

Theme: CLEP Tests & Concurrent Enrollment with CVHS Guidance

Time: 6:30-8:00

Speaker: AP Guidance Adam Ochwat

Join the PTSA

The Capistrano Valley High School PTSA sponsors programs, projects, fund raisers, awards, gifts and other activities that benefit all of our students.

This could not be possible without the great support of our volunteers who donate their time and / or money. We are always in need of volunteers and need your help. So please volunteeer in any way you can by joining the CVHS PTSA and becoming involved.

You can make a difference.


Join the PTSA!!

Download the 2016 Membership Form.  Other pertinent forms include:

PTSA Calendar

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PTSA Meeting Schedule



All meetings begin at 10:15 a.m. in Cougar Hall, unless otherwise indicated.  There are no meetings in December and April due to school holidays.

  • September 19, 2018
  • October 17, 2018
  • November 14, 2018
  • January 16, 2019
  • February 20, 2019
  • March 20, 2019
  • May 15, 2019


Common School Acronyms

Click here for a list of common acronyms used at CVHS.



Find important dates here.

Non-Discrimination Statement

The Capistrano Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying in all district activities, programs, and employment based upon actual or perceived gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, ethnicity, color, religion, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Reference: AR 1312.3, BP 1312.3 and BP 5183.

Rich Montgomery, Executive Director, Human Resource Services/Compliance
33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 234-9200

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