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Middle Schools


  AVMS Logo

Principal: Cynthia Steinert | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 111 Park Avenue, Aliso Viejo 92656 | Map
Phone: (949) 831-2622
Links: School | PTA



 Arroyo Vista K-8 Logo

Principal: Joe McGann | Email
Grades: K-8
Address: 23371 Arroyo Vista, Rancho Santa Margarita 92688 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-5951
Links: School | PTA | Foundation




Principal: Manoj Mahindrakar | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 26278 Wood Canyon, Aliso Viejo 92656 | Map
Phone: (949) 362-0348
Links: School | PTA

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Bernice Ayer Logo


Principal: Nick Stever | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 1271 Calle Sarmentoso, San Clemente 92673 | Map
Phone: (949) 366-9607
Links: School | PTA | Foundation



 Capistrano Home

Administrator: Jolene Dougherty | Email
Grades: K-8
Address: 32972 Calle Perfecto, San Juan Capistrano 92675 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-9374
Links: School

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Fall 2018


Principal: Josh Wellikson (Effective 1/2018) |  Email
Address: 5 Aprender Street, Rancho Mission Viejo, CA 92694

Links: School | Construction Department



 Marco Forster Middle School

Principal: Carrie Bertini | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 25601 Camino del Avion, San Juan Capistrano 92675 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-5907
Links: School | PTA

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 Hankey Logo

Principal: Dana Aguilera | Email
Grades: K-8
Address: 27252
Nubles, Mission Viejo 92692 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-5315
Links: School | PTA | Foundation



Principal: Dr. George Duarte | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 29551 Sienna Parkway, Ladera Ranch 92694 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-5922
Links: School | Foundation

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 Las Flores MS Logo

Principal: Sean McNamara| Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 25862 Antonio Pkwy., Rancho Santa Margarita 92688 | Map
Phone: (949) 589-6543
Links: School  | PTA   | Foundation



 Newhart Logo

Principal: Jeff Jones | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 25001 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo 92692 | Map
Phone: (949) 855-0162
Links: School | PTA | School Accountability Report Card

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Niguel Hills Sharks

Principal: Tim Reece | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 29070 Paseo Escuela, Laguna Niguel 92677 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-5360
Links: School | PTA | Foundation



Shorecliffs Logo

Principal: Dr. Brad Baker | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 240 Via Socorro, San Clemente 92672 | Map
Phone: (949) 498-1660
Links: School | PTA | Foundation

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 Vista del Mar Logo


Principal: Michelle Benham | Email
Grades: 6-8
Address: 1130 Avenida Talega, San Clemente 92673 | Map
Phone: (949) 234-5955
Links: School  | PTA | Foundation


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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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