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Class of 2015 Forever!

Class of 2015 Forever! The tradition continues. With a gift of $20.15 or more, seniors or their parents can help make sure that the great schools they remember stay great. The Class of 2015 Fund is a special fund to honor and celebrate the Mira Costa class of 2015. Click here for more info.
MCHS Named California Gold Ribbon School

MCHS Named California Gold Ribbon School Mira Costa is proud to be recognized as a California Gold Ribbon School. We celebrate the teachers and students whose hard work, talent and creativity made this possible.
2015-16 Mira Costa PTSA Executive Board slate
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Memorial Day - No School
Date: 5/25/2015
Scholar Quiz - Round 1
Date: 5/26/2015, 12:21 PM 12:51 PM
Ed Council
Date: 5/26/2015, 2:15 PM 3:45 PM
Location: GO Conf Rm
MBEF Presents: "Most Likely to Succeed" A Sundance Film

Date: 5/26/2015, 6:30 PM
Location: MCHS Auditorium
STAR Testing (sophomores)
Date: 5/27/2015
Location: Double-late Start
Scholar Quiz - Round 2
Date: 5/27/2015, 12:10 PM 12:40 PM

Athletic Events

Ice Hockey
Date: 5/26/2015, 6:30 PM
Location: vs El Segundo @ Toyota Sports Center
Girls Tennis Team Tryouts - New Players
Date: 6/18/2015, 9:30 AM 12 PM
Location: MCHS Tennis Courts
Girls Tennis Team Tryouts - Returning Players
Date: 6/18/2015, 2 PM 3 PM
Location: MCHS Tennis Courts
Girls Tennis Team Tryouts - New Players
Date: 6/19/2015, 9 AM 12 PM
Location: MCHS Tennis Courts
Girls Tennis Team Tryouts - Returning Players
Date: 6/19/2015, 9 AM 12 PM
Location: MCHS Tennis Courts
Girls Tennis Team Tryouts - HVS Students
Date: 6/22/2015, 4:15 PM 6 PM
Location: MCHS Tennis Courts

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Cap & Gown / Ticket Distribution

Cap & Gown / Ticket Distribution Seniors! Come to the Auditorium lobby between 9-10 am Wed., 5/27 or during lunch to pick up your caps, gowns and graduation tickets!
Girls Tennis Team Tryouts

Girls Tennis Team Tryouts New Players: 6/18 (9:30-12) & 6/19 (9:00-12)
Returning Players: 6/18 (6th period) & 6/19 (9-12)
MCHS Tennis Courts. Players must attend both days. HVS Students: 6/22 (4:15-6:00)
STAR and CAHSEE Testing
Wed., 5/27 is a Double Late Start for everyone EXCEPT sophomores. All 10th graders are to report to school promptly at 8:00 am for STAR testing. 9th, 11th and 12th graders report to 1st period at 10 am. Some make-up CAHSEE testing will take place this day, too.
PROM 2015: "Fly Me to the Moon"

PROM 2015:  "Fly Me to the Moon" Saturday, June 6, 7:30-11:30 pm
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
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Waiver Form 2 Now Available
Waiver Form 2 is now available for students who do not meet the grade prerequisites to enroll in certain higher-level courses. This form is due by 4PM on Monday, June 8. Forms must be turned in to the Waiver Box in the Guidance Office. Waivers are based on space availability. Students will be notified during 3rd week of summer.
MBEF Presents: "Most Likely to Succeed" a Sundance Film

MBEF Presents: "Most Likely to Succeed" a Sundance Film Join us Tuesday, May 26 at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium for a screening this 2015 Sundance-featured edu-documentary about how schools need to adapt to meet 21st century marketplace demands. Click headline for more info.
Yearbooks Are Coming!
Room 49 - During Lunch and after school only:
Fri., 6/5 - 12th grade only
Mon., 6/8 - 11th & 12th only
Tues., 6/9 - 10th, 11th & 12th only
Wed., 6/10 - All grades
No more pre-orders after 5/27! Click headline for details.
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Mustang Named U.S. Presidential Scholar

Mustang Named U.S. Presidential Scholar We are pleased to announce that the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars has selected Costa senior Julia McDermott as one of 20 students in the country to receive this honor in the visual and performing arts. Julia will be recognized in Washington, D.C. in June where she will also get to perform at The Kennedy Center. Congratulations, Julia!
California All State Honor Choir

California All State Honor Choir Andrew Anton, Kayla Elson, and Antonio Sellitto were selected to the 2015 California All State Honor Choir. In late March, our Mira Costa singers joined with 130 others from around the state for a weekend of intensive rehearsals, culminating in a beautiful concert. Congratulations to our outstanding singers.
Costa Orchestra student selected to tour Japan
Congratulations to Moses Aubrey who was one of only fifteen musicians selected to receive a full scholarship to tour Japan for a joint youth orchestra program exchange! Facilitated by the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles, student musicians from the U.S. performed with the Soma Children’s Orchestra & Chorus, including a combined open rehearsal with Gustavo Dudamel, music director of the LA Phil. The selection process included a written application and essay, as well as an interview and solo audition for a panel of five music judges. Moses is currently a senior and serves as the principal bassist of the Mira Costa Symphony Orchestra. Click this headline to read more about the LA Phil’s collaboration in Japan.
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