Tustin High

Tustin High

1171 Laguna Road

Tustin 92680

(714) 730-7414


* Enrollment: 1,866

* Established: 1921, retrofitted in early ‘60s

* Landmarks: Northrup Stadium; a fountain from the class of 1925; Senior Rock; the letter “T” in the main quad

* Hangouts: Cyrano’s Sports Cafe; Tustin Market Place; Disneyland; Irvine Spectrum


* Team name: Tillers

* Newspaper: The Broadcaster

* Principal: Larry Carlson

* Student president: Andres Barcenas

* Famous alumni: Track & field Olympian Evelyn Ojeda; astronaut David Leetsma; Chicago Cubs’ Mark Grace; Toronto Blue Jays player Jay Shawn Green; author T. Jefferson Parker; Emmy-nominated TV writer Scott Story; football Hall of Famer Jim Stephens

* Unsung heroes: Asst. Principal Maura Mattson, teacher James Eyre and teacher Lindlee Sims have been at the school for more than 30 years

* Winning moments: Alison Moody received a $20,000 scholarship from Edison International; DeShaun Foster named The Times Orange County football back of the year and won The Times’ Glenn Davis award for being Southern California’s top prep football player; school received a digital high school grant; 17 students participated in UCI High School scholar program

* Graduation: June 17, 7 p.m., at the stadium



Alison Moody of Tustin

* Achievements: Earned a score of 1580 on SAT; a 4.5 weighted grade-point average; high honors on Golden State Exam; Top Scholar award; Advanced Placement scholar; Tustin High department awards; attended UC Irvine for math classes; UCLA Regents scholar; Edison International Employees’ Children scholar; Tandy technology scholar; homecoming court princess; sophomore class treasurer

* Connections: California Scholarship Federation; song squad; Model United Nations; student senate; Kiwanette Club; volunteer for Tustin Public Schools Foundation; Tustin High Grad Nite; campus beautification project; Orange County Red Cross; Tustin Presbyterian Church summer staff; tutors students

* Ambition: Attend UCLA

* Family: Parents are Wesley and Jill Moody; brother Brian

* Claim to fame: Officer on national champion dance team