The Friday FINALE!
May 19, 2023
Congratulations to the Varsity Boys Lacrosse team for winning CIF-SS!!! Santiago vs Aliso Niguel 11-3
Congratulations to all the awesome teachers of World Language and English, and their students who received the Seal of Biliteracy!!!! There were 100+ recipients this year.
School Site Council
The following people have been elected to be on Santiago HS’s 2023 - 2025 School Site Council committee:
Other Staff Representative
Teacher Representatives will be nominated and voted in at a future date.
Congratulations to our committee members. Those nominated and anyone interested may serve as an alternate in their group. If you are interested in being an alternate, please send your information to our school secretary, Lisa Giles at email@example.com.
Our 5th annual Academic Signing Day will be held on campus Tuesday May 23rd, and we need your help. We want to reward our students with needed items to start the next chapter of their lives. If you can support us by donating we'd love the support, please check out our Amazon wish list link below.
Amazon Wish List:
Reach Out Youth Interest Form
Intermediate and high school students can sign up for a chance to get involved in different areas of interest:
- Developing leadership skills
- Promoting Drug Free Communities
- Pursuing a career in the health or helping professional field
- Connecting with other youth in their area
- Seeking an internship
Here is the form for your students, please pass it along as you see fit:
Shark Sports Update
SWIM: Ryder Amancio (Senior) is a CIF individual CHAMPION as he won the 50 free in Division 1 CIF with time of 50.51, his fastest time ever!!!CONGRATULATIONS to Ryder and Coach Kenny Clements
TRACK: Sophomore sensation, Rylee Blade, became a double individual CIF champion running the 1600m & 3200m (that is a mile and 2 mile in laymen's terms). Congrats to of course, Rylee, Coach Boggio, distance coach Coach Etheridge, and the entire track program-
SOFTBALL- The girls won their semifinal contest in a nailbiter 5-4 over El Toro. Multiple great performances allowed our girls to advance to the CIF Final game (1st time since 2013) to play for the ring against Capistrano Valley this Saturday May 20th @ 3:30pm at Deanne Manning stadium in Irvine.
LATE NCAA SIGNING DAY- Last Wednesday we added to the list of NCAA scholarship students (17 signed in the February ceremony) with 3 more fantastic athletes:
Queen Ruffin- Girls Basketball- signing with St. Johns University
Van Filek- Track & XC- signing with Univ. of CA-Santa Barbara
Matt Pronio- Boys Lacrosse- signing Dominican University in San Rafael, California
CNUSD Art Award Winners
The Gene Haas Foundation awarded us a grant check for $16,000 to support scholarships and student competition teams. Scholarships are to be awarded to students who are currently enrolled or will be enrolling in a CNC Technologist training or CNC machining-based engineering program at the post secondary level.
Students will receive the scholarships at the Senior Scholarship Night here at Santiago.
Santiago Counseling Spring Newsletter
(click on image to access the Counseling Newsletter)
Click on the image below to open our SHS Counseling Webpage.
We wanted to make a safe space to direct students, families, and staff that had resources, websites, etc for some of the challenges our student's and families face as well as resources for foster youth, mental health, LGBTQ+, etc.
Social Emotional Learning & Mental Health resources for the Santiago community. CLICK HERE
- Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24x7 concierge line meant to assist individuals in finding local mental health-related programs and counseling services.
- To use Care Solace, individuals answer ten basic questions in order to receive an extensive list of referrals to applicable care providers. Care Solace takes into account all types of private insurance including Medi-Cal, Medicaid, and Medicare and those that have no insurance. The system also filters by age, gender, zip code, and special request.
- Care Solace is now available for use by CNUSD students, staff, and families at no cost. Please note, this service is an optional resource available by choice and is not mandatory in any way. Care Solace does not require a user’s name, address, phone number, or date of birth.
The CNUSD Parent Center is committed to strengthening the relationships between family, school, and community by providing parents and schools with valuable resources and professional development opportunities in a safe and welcoming environment.
Santiago High School PTSA
A HUGE thank you to all of our staff, parents and community who bought gifts for students!!!
We are all truly blessed to be part of the Shark Family!!