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8th Grade Parent Information



October 11, 2018

November 15, 2018

December 12, 2018

January 22, 2019


All tours go from 8:30AM - 10AM on the above dates.

Any questions can be directed to our Guidance Clerk, Andrea Muratalla (949)234-5997 or via email @



February 4, 2019

SJHHS Registration Visit @ Ladera Ranch Middle School


February 4, 2019

8th Grade Parent Info Night @ Marco Forster Middle School


February 6, 2019

SJHHS Registration Visit @ Marco Forster Middle School


February 8, 2019

SJHHS Registration Visit @ Shorecliffs Middle School


February 9, 2019

Stallion Showcase


February 18 thru March 1, 2019

Incoming 9th Grade Registration (Aeries Portal Opens)


February 20, 2019

8th Grade Parent Info Night @ Ladera Ranch MS


Stallion Showcase

The 2019 Stallion Showcase will be held on Saturday, February 9. 

More information to come soon!

Math Placement Exam for Students Entering Grade 9 from a Private School or School outside of CUSD

MATH PLACEMENT EXAM – For students entering grades 9 ONLY!

Students who wish to enroll in accelerated math courses (geometry and Algebra II/Trig Accelerated) during grade 9 will be required by the Capistrano Unified School District to take a math placement exam; regardless of grades received in their math class during grade 8. 

  • If you took Algebra I during grade 8 and wish to promote to Geometry, you will be required to take the Algebra I math final exam. 
  • If you took Geometry in grade 8 and wish to promote to Honors Algebra II/Trig, you will be required to take the Geometry math final exam.

All exams will be administered by District math personnel at the Capistrano Unified School District Education Center.  The District Office is located at 33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, 92675; (949) 234-9200.   


To register for the math placement exam please visit at LINK to CAPO Math and locate the section titled “MATH PLACEMENT FOR STUDENTS TRANSFERRING INTO CAPISTRANO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT IN FALL 2018.” 

  • In this section the math course placement testing information, criteria dates, times and location are available for download, as well as a link to a Google form named, “MATH COURSE PLACEMENT TESTING REGISTRATION FORM.”  Parents will be required to register their child for math course placement testing by completing this form. 


Enrollment for Incoming 9th Grade Students New to CUSD

Incoming freshman students enrolling at San Juan Hills High School from a private school or from outside CUSD please see enrollment policies and procedures at  Enrollment

Criteria for taking a Zero Period Class

Criteria for taking a Zero Period Class 

student must have an impacted schedule to include:

  1. AVID Program (final selection based on interview and AVID Coordinator approval)
  2. Music Program (instrumental or choral music)
  3. Advanced Drama (approval required from drama instructor Cambria Beilstein at
  4. ASB – Must be selected for ASB by Activities Director
  5. Two Way-Immersion Program (TWI)
  6. Honors World History (must be pre-approved to take Honors English I)

Athletic Tryouts

For information regarding the SJHHS Athletic Program please visit


AVID Interviews will be posted here for new 9th grade students and will be held at SJHHS

Click here for AVID Interview information.

Honors/Advanced Placement Power Point

At the Stallion Showcase Rob Lynde held the Accelerated/Advanced Placement Workshop for families that are interested in options for accelerated students at SJHHS. To view the Accelerated/AP powerpoint that was presented, please click HERE


Advanced Dance Production, Intermediate Dance Production and Beginning/Intermediate try-out information for the 2018-2019 school year is posted at DANCE LINK

Please contact the director, Mrs. Calder, at 

Newspaper Class Application Form

Yearbook Class Application