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All TPHS students interested in attending MiraCosta Community College (MCC) and receive priority registration for their fall 2017 classes are eligible to meet with a MCC Counselor at TPHS and attend a TPHS sponsored field trip.  Priority registration for fall 2017 classes is granted to high school students who enroll prior to May 5 th.

Important Enrollment Information for TPHS Students:

  • Enroll in MCC and create a SURF account by April 16th.  Please use this link to register for your individual SURF account.  Registration takes approximately 20 minutes and may require information provided by your parent or guardian. 


  • Meet with an MCC Counselor on April 19th at 7:30am in the Lecture Hall to discuss Math and English placement options.  You may be required to take an assessment test on this day.  If an assessment is needed, you will be given a pass to excuse you from periods 1 and 3 in order to take the exam on this day.   All students will have the opportunity to meet 1 on 1 with a MCC Counselor to review high school transcript and current grades.
  • Only students who meet with an MCC Counselor on April 19th can attend the MCC (San Elijo Campus) field trip on April 21st from 7:30 – 2PM.
  • A signed permission slip is required to attend the field trip and must be submitted by Wednesday, April 19th by 12PM.
  • Any students wishing to take an individual tour of the Oceanside (Main) campus can arrange a tour directly with MCC:
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