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Attendance Line

If your child will be out of school for any reason, please call the Attendance line at:
 949-858-9879 or  send an email to: 



Community for the Cause

A Community of Scholars

Student Fees

Note to Parents and Guardians:

The Constitution of the State of California requires that we provide a public education to you free of charge. Fees for field trips and excursions in connection with ...more

Continue To Make Tijeras Creek A Nut Safe School

TCES is a nut safe campus. Tijeras Creek ES is home to many students who have life threatening peanut and/or tree nut allergies. These students can be at risk from the oils that are transferred into ...more

2005-06 Distinguished School

Distinguished School Award


South County Branch Office

Laguna Hills Civic Center
24031 El Toro Road, Suite 150
Laguna Hills, CA 92653

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday -  Friday
(Document recording services available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

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Upcoming Events



November 17 Kindergarten Feast EB and LB 9:30 am MPR

November 20-24th Thanksgiving Break

November 28th 5th Grade Panoramic Picture 9:00 am 

November 29th Sweet Treats After School

                           Pick Up Sticks -Dine Out 



December 1st Jamba Juice after school

December 5th-8th PTA Sponsored Santa's Shop for Holiday

                    gifts during recess

December 12th Elk's Lodge will present 3rd grade with dictionaries MPR 8:00 am

December 15th Wear A Pair Bring A Bring A Pair of Pajamas-All Sizes Welcome

December 20th 5th Grade Music Concerts 11:15-11:45

December 22-January 7 Winter Recess



***January 20 PTA SPONSORED WINTER CARNIVAL!!!  Save The Date***  11:00-3:00




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Recycling Continues at TC

Just a reminder we accept the following recyclables. 


  • Only items with CRV
  • Cans
  • Plastic Bottles

** Please do not send GLASS! We do not accept glass.  Glass is dangerous for our students to sort and recycle.  Thank you!

Tijeras Creek Garden

Tijeras Creek's Organic Garden


Tijeras Creek's Kindness Boomerang

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Video of Organic Garden - I

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Video of Organic Garden - II

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We Need Your Donation To Hire Instructional Assistants

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Tijeras Creek Communications

All correspondence will be sent through School Messenger which is linked to the district database. In order to get the most up to date information please confirm that your contact information in the

Part Time Employment Opportunity

Part Time Employment Opportunity

Substitute Student Supervisors needed for our campus. The position involves supervising students during lunch time and recess. We are looking for Student Supervisors for Monday through Friday. The hours vary from 9:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The positions run 9.5 months a year at $10.50 per hour. To apply for this position, pleases visit the Human Resource website at: http://cusdjobs-capousd-ca.schoolloop.com/cms/page_view?d=x&piid=&vpid=1252868940664

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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