Los Amigos High

Los Amigos High

16566 Newhope St.

Fountain Valley 92708

(714) 663-6288

* Enrollment: 1,950

* Established: 1968

* Landmarks: Kiosk; Senior Stage

* Hangouts: Metro Pointe; South Coast Plaza

* Team name: Lobos

* Newspaper: Paw Prints

* Principal: George Wilson

* Student president: MyMy Buu

* Winning moments: Leadership class won most spirited at UC Santa Barbara camp; Harvey Garcia placed ninth in state wrestling championship

* Traditions: Senior pranks; Senior-Lock-In, when seniors are locked inside the gym from midnight to 6 a.m. with jousting poles, Velcro walls, sumo wrestling and moon bounces

* Graduation: June 16, 5 p.m., at Garden Grove High


MyMy Buu of Fountain Valley

* Achievements: Earned a 4.0 grade-point average; Associated Student Body president; March of Dimes Youth Council executive board member; WalkAmerica chairperson; senior of the month; Elks Club student of the month; UC Irvine's outstanding high school physics student; Science Olympiad

* Connections: Key Club; worked at Dalat Clinic; volunteer at the CHOC Walk for Children's Hospital of Orange County and WalkAmerica; swims; speaks Spanish; travels

* Ambitions: Attend UCLA, study molecular biology to prepare for a career in medicine, possibly in obstetrics

* Family: Parents are Phung and Megan Buu; sister Natalie; brother Eric

* Claim to fame: "A cockroach got stuck in my ear on a visit to UC Berkeley"


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