• Welcome to the Higher Education Center


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    Miss April Gibbs - Higher Ed. Coordinator

    Message from Miss Gibbs

    The Higher Ed. Center is a one stop shop for college/career readiness. All students and families are invited to investigate our services. Our training and professional development has equipped us to help in the following areas:

    • College/University Representatives
    • College search, applications, and majors
    • Extended hours for college and financial aid application assistance
    • Internet/Computer/Printer access
    • Assistance with SAT/ACT online registration and fee waivers
    • Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
    • Summer Programs 
  • Contact Miss Gibbs

    Preferred Student/Parent email:



    Work email: april.gibbs@sausd.us

    Office Phone: (714) 241-6411

    Google Voice: (657) 205-9706 (call/text)

  • Higher Ed. Center Staff

    Maria Sanchez-Mendez - Santa Ana College Outreach

    Alondra Garcia Bedolla - UC Irvine Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) Student Director

    Vitica Arnold - UC Irvine EAOP Student Coordinator

    Jorge Tonix - Academic Talent Search

    Schendell Fuertes - College Bound