Bolsa Grande High

Bolsa Grande High

9401 Westminster Ave.

Garden Grove 92644

(714) 663-6424

* Enrollment: 1,550

* Established: 1960

* Landmark: Once there was a big bull statue, but a rival school chopped it down and stole it in the late '70s

* Hangout: Shakey's Pizza

* Team name: Matadors

* Newspaper: The Ole' Times

* Principal: Jim Morrison

* Student president: Saba A. Ghole

* Unsung heroes: Janitor Johnny Johnson, who never left the school after graduating; campus supervisor Margaret Walker, who is everyone's "grandma"

* Winning moments: Varsity boys' basketball team had 21 victories; badminton team reached playoffs for seventh consecutive year; Sam Baeder set football record for most touchdown receptions by wide-receiver in Orange County

* Graduation: June 17, 5 p.m, at the stadium


Saba A. Ghole of Garden Grove

* Achievements: Earned a 4.33 weighted grade-point average; Associated Student Body president; California Scholastic Federation; Honor Roll; Principal's award; scholar of the quarter; second place in Orange County Science Fair; Spanish student of the year; named basketball homecoming queen; traveled to India, Singapore, Japan and Malaysia; freelance artist

* Connections: Volunteers at the Food Distribution Center; Fill the Boot Muscular Dystrophy drive; Walk for the Cure Diabetes Foundation; Salvation Army; Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center

* Ambitions: Attend Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, major in architecture; start an architecture firm

* Family: Parents are Ashfaq and Shamim Ghole; brother Saif: "It's a small family, but there's a lot of love."

* Claim to fame: Ranked No. 1 in academics at her school


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