Santa Margarita Catholic High School


22062 Antonio Parkway 

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Phone – 949-766-6000 


President: J. Andrew Sulick ‘91 Principal: Cheri L. Wood 

A/P for Faculty and Instruction: John Hayck A/P for Student Services: Thomas Smith Chaplain: Rev. Tim Donovan 

Enrollment: 1,675 

Facility: Religious: 1 

Lay Teachers: 106 

Founded in 1987 under the leadership of the Diocese of Orange, Santa Margarita Catholic HighSchool offers a coeducational, college- preparatory education. Known for the breadth and quality of its academic programs including the highly regarded International Baccalaureate Programme, innovative technology, student-centered classrooms, emphasis on service and social justice, nationally- recognized athletic program, award-winning performing and visual arts programs andactive student body Santa Margarita provides a well-rounded educational experience. Centered inthe school’s charism of Caritas Christi, the love of Christ, Santa Margarita strives to developstudents who are people of faith, skilled life-long learners, healthy individuals and involved citizensof the world who act with compassion, humility, justice and goodness.