Rancho Alamitos alumni association (ra3)
             Initiated 29 March 2008 and Incorporated 29 April 2009

What's New

Here's where you will find upcoming events and other new information. If you have something that you would like to post send me an email.

6/15/16 The 2016 John Callard Scholarship winners have been added to the site.
6/14/16 Pictures from the picnic have been added to the site. Have a look here.
5/28/16 Now it's your turn to showcase Rancho family pride, spirit, and diversity by submitting your photographs to the "We Are Rancho" photo contest. Click here for more info or go to the Rancho Info page.
5/17/16 Rancho Alamitos High School has a new web site for Rancho's Yearbook that they can access to purchase old yearbooks. You can access the site here or from the Links to other Sites page.
5/17/16 Please Join the Rancho Alamitos High School PTSO for the 2016 RAHS/PTSO 2nd Golf Classic. August 12, 2016 (Friday) at Dad Miller Golf Course 430 North Gilbert Street Anaheim, CA 92801. This Benefits Rancho Alamitos High School PTSO and Student Groups.  Click here to see the flyer.
4/25/16 The art department placed second at the Muzeo 8th Annual Trash ARTist Challenge - click here to see pictures.
3/21/16 The annual director elections are coming up. If you would like to be on the board let us know. Here's the information on this years election.
2/18/16 The date (6/11/2016) is set for The Annual Kenny Hedgpeth All Alumni Picnic. It will be at Garden Grove Park (next to Bolsa Grande High School) again this year (renovations still on going at  Rancho).

Rancho Track 5k Fun Run/Walk 2016, 3/19/2016, Mile Square Park, Fountain Valley, California.  Click HERE to go to our Active.com event page.

1/31/16 The class of 1966 is planning their reunion - Kathy Anderson is the contact person - see Upcoming Reunions under Activities.
10/12/15 We are planning this years picnic. Rancho will be closed again during construction so we are looking at Garden Grove park again. Tentative date is June 11, 2016 - so save the date.
9/18/15  This years fundraiser is Monte Carol Night - Oct. 11. Click Here for more info.

Dave Coombs is planning a small memorial for our friend Dick St. Leger (class of 1964). It will be just after the end of the Garden Grove Elks "Hot August Days Car Show" August 15, 2015 approximately 3:00 pm. I can use all the help and suggestions you can offer. Please notify any others that would like to attend. Dick liked getting together at this event.


McFarlane, James W. , passed away on Friday, July 24, 2015 following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s. He is survived by his wife, Becky; daughter, Sharon; son, Jason; son-in-law, Roger Steele and daughter-in-law, Maria; grandchildren, Ryan, Lauren, Lindsey, and Trevor Steele. He is resting peacefully with the Lord, our God and Savior. Services will be held on Friday, July 31, 2015, 2:30pm at Fairhaven Memorial Park Mortuary, 1702 Fairhaven Ave. Santa Ana, CA 92705. In lieu of flowers, his family asks you to make a donation to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation or stop and listen to the stories of someone you love.

6/6/15 The 2015 John Callard Memorial Scholarship has been announced. Have a look here.
6/6/15 A tentative date has been set for this years fundraiser (Monte Carlo Night) - Oct 11, 2015.
5/13/15 The Cheer Boosters are having a fund raiser on Wed. 5/20. Eat at Carolina's Italian Restaurant (12045 Chapman Ave. in Garden Grove) all day. Be sure to mention Rancho Cheer when you order.
4/10/15 The annual director elections are coming up - to see who's up for re-election click here.
3/12/15 We are planning a Monte Carlo Night as our next fundraiser. We are still working on the date but the location would be Doug's Downtown Grill. More information will be provided when we finalize the event.
3/10/15 The date for the All Alumni Picnic has been set for June 13th. See the Upcoming Picnic information. Due to the renovations at the high school the location has changed. We will be using Garden Grove Park.
10/11/14 We have appointed two new directors to fill our open positions. The new directors are Mary Reece-Ainbinder and Renee Hatten-Maddux.
10/7/14 At Rancho's homecoming football game (10/3/2014) Glen & Kris-Howard Cox (class of 1964) made a monetary donation to the Alumni Association. Have a look here.

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