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If your child will be out of school for any reason, please call the Attendance line at 949-858-9879 or email ccpinon@capousd.org

Thank you!



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2005-06 Distinguished School

Distinguished School Award


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PTA New Website!!

PTA News!

Our PTA has a new website, please bookmark their new link and take a moment to review the site.




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

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!

We Need Your Donation To Hire Instructional Assistants

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TIMES: 1ST, 2ND, 3RD @ 8:15-9:25

4TH & 5TH @ 9:30-10:40

TK & K @ 10:50-11:38


Sponsored by the Tijeras Creek PTA!

If you would like to help on the day of the event and or be on the committee, please contact Kelley Hadireza at kelhad32@gmail.com

We Need Your Recycling

Help Support

Tijeras Creek Elementary School

Send your recycling to school! We need your aluminum cans and plastic bottles!

Tijeras Creek 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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Tijeras Creek Communications

CUSD schools have transitioned away from traditional listserv emails. We will be sending messages through School Messenger, and only those who do not currently receive School Messenger messages ...more

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

Today: 10/20/17


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.)

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

Tijeras Creek's Organic Garden


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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