La Quinta High School

According to US News & World Report: LQ is the #2 public high school in OC & ranked #54 in the state. Congratulations, Aztecs !                      Class of 1970 - 50 Year Reunion details, click Alumni tab below.                                
Welcome Principal Tahnee Phan. Click image to view our Principal's Message. 
City of Garden Grove Art Installation made by Ms. Zahm's Ceramics Class
DECA State Conference in Santa Clara
Career Day 2020

Welcoming future Aztecs!

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News & Announcements

District and School Response and Impact Regarding the Corona Virus

Good morning La Quinta families, staff and students,

As many of you are aware, the news regarding the Corona Virus changes both daily and hourly. Here is the latest information so you are up to date as March 12, 2020 at 8:50 am.

- There are NO cases of COVID-19 on our campus or in the district.
- At least through the end of March, gatherings of 250 people or more are to be cancelled or postponed

This will impact scheduled events as we follow these guidelines. Moving forward, for the month of March, the following events will be cancelled or postponed : all performances, parent meetings, award nights, field trips, banquets and athletics (home and away games). We will update you on specific events as it relates to each group.

In the meantime, our custodians have been diligently working to maintain a clean campus with a particular focus on items like restrooms, door handles and other common hard area surfaces.

As a reminder:
*Be sure to wash your hands thoroughly and regularly
*Cough/sneeze into a tissue
*If you are feeling ill or have flu-like symptoms, please stay home

La Quinta RECOGNIZED by Common Sense Non-Profit

Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of media and technology, has recognized La Quinta High School as a Common Sense School. La Quinta is the first school in GGUSD to receive this honor.


If your student is absent, you must call the Attendance phone number at 714-663-6344. Please clear absences within two days. There are personnel there to help you in English, Vietnamese and Spanish.

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Upcoming Events

First Day of School
Date: 8/24/2020
Labor Day - No School
Date: 9/7/2020
Homecoming Assembly
Date: 10/16/2020
Homecoming Dance - Quad
Date: 10/17/2020, 7 PM 10 PM