Trabuco Hills High School

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Trabuco Hills High School
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27501 Mustang Run


Coordinates 33°39′18″N117°39′07″W / 33.655°N 117.652°W / 33.655; -117.652 Coordinates: 33°39′18″N117°39′07″W / 33.655°N 117.652°W / 33.655; -117.652
School type Public, Comprehensive High School
School district Saddleback Valley Unified School District
SuperintendentClint Harwick
PrincipalCraig Collins
Teaching staff109.40 (FTE) [1]
Enrollment2,821 (2018-19) [1]
Student to teacher ratio25.79 [1]
Campus Suburban
Color(s)         Navy Blue & Gray
MascotMonty and Millie the Mustangs
Nickname Mustangs
Communities served Rancho Santa Margarita, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Foothill Ranch, Trabuco Canyon, and Portola Hills
Feeder schoolsRancho Santa Margarita Intermediate School
Los Alisos Intermediate School
Serrano Intermediate School

Trabuco Hills High School is a high school in Mission Viejo, California, United States. It is in the Saddleback Valley Unified School District.



Below is a selection of significant state and national recognition that THHS has received.


The demographic breakdown of the 2,912 students enrolled in 2015-2016 was:

14.0% of the students were eligible for free or reduced-cost lunch. [3]

Extracurricular programs

Instrumental music

During their 2010 and 2013 season, the drumline placed 1st in the Percussion Scholastic A Class at the Southern California Percussion Alliance (SCPA) Championships. [4]


Cross Country


The boys' cross country program competes in the South Coast league. In 2006 and 2011 they finished 1st in the Division 1 California State Championship. [5] [6]


The girls' cross country program competes in the South Coast league. They placed 2nd at Cif Finals and 3rd at State in 2013.

Notable alumni

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  1. 1 2 3 "Trabuco Hills High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved May 4, 2020.
  2. Schools take state honors, The Orange County Register , April 13, 2001, "Two Mission Viejo high schools were named California Distinguished Schools this week. It was the first recognition for 15-year-old Trabuco Hills High School.."
  3. "Trabuco Hills High". NCES. Retrieved September 13, 2018.
  4. Scores from the 2013 season