Cypress High School
|Cypress High School|
9801 Valley View Street
|School type||Public, High School|
|School district||Anaheim Union HS District|
|NCES District ID||0602630|
|Superintendent||Michael Matsuda |
|NCES School ID||060263000172|
|Teaching staff||101.14 (FTE)|
|Student to teacher ratio||28.51|
|Campus type||Large Suburban|
|Color(s)||Navy Blue, Orange |
|Fight song||Across the Field|
|Athletics conference||Empire League CIF Southern Section|
|Rival||Kennedy High School|
|Accreditation||Western Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Newspaper||The Centurion Spotlight|
|Feeder schools||Lexington Junior High|
The marquee in front of the school
Cypress High School is a public, four-year high school in the city of Cypress, California, one of eight high schools in the Anaheim Union High School District (AUHSD). Cypress was first established in 1973, and honored as a California Distinguished School in 2007.
Cypress's sports teams compete in the Empire League of the CIF Southern Section. The school mascot is the centurion of Roman fame. The school colors are navy blue, orange, and white. In 2007, baseball team was ranked in the Top 25 for all Prep teams nationwide. In 2019, baseball team was ranked number 1 in the nation and won the CIF division 1 championship.
The following sports are offered at Cypress:
CIF Southern Section championships
- Boys Golf 2005
- Baseball: 2005, 2013, 2019 :11
- Football: 2007:82
- Softball: 1983,:127 1987,:127 1992, 2019:128
- Girls Volleyball: 2007:301
- Boys Tennis 2016
- Boys Volleyball: 2017
The Cypress High School Centurion Imperial Brigade performed in the 2015 Rose Parade in Pasadena, California on New Year's Day. 2015 marks the first appearance of Cypress High School in the Rose Parade and the first reappearance of an AUHSD school in over thirty years.
- Scott Aukerman, writer, actor, comedian, television personality, director, producer, and podcast host
- Marko Cavka, former professional American football offensive tackle
- Lanny Cordola, guitarist, songwriter, and producer
- Jamil Douglas, American football offensive guard currently for the Tennessee Titans
- David Fletcher, Major League Baseball third baseman
- Justin Lin, director & producer
- Clarence Moore, American football wide receiver who played in the National Football League; he is currently a free agent
- Scott Moore, professional baseball infielder for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball
- Troy O'Leary, professional baseball outfielder who played with the Milwaukee Brewers, Boston Red Sox, Montreal Expos and Chicago Cubs 
- Brian Tochi, actor, best known for role in Revenge of the Nerds
- Josh Vitters, third pick in the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft (Chicago Cubs)
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