How many students were in Tesoro's first student body?
1400 in 2001
2800 in 2005
2600 in 2009
2500 in 2014
What is our motto?
"Do The Right & Proper Thing" - Dr. Burch
What is our mantra?
"Wisdom, Strength and Honor"
Where was Tesoro's first graduation?
Titan Stadium - 2004 2005
OCC Stadium - 2006
OC Fairgrounds - 2007
OCC Stadium - 2008-2014
Does our mascot have a name? If so, what is it?
In 2005, the official "Name The Mascot Campaign" took place. After much
feedback, none of the names really fit and it became apparent that giving
the mascot a name would only diminish the power of the Titan brand and make
it more on the humorous side. For these reasons among others, it was voted
upon and decided that the Titan mascot shall forever be referred to as "The
Titan" or "Titan".
Who was the first to wear the mascot attire?
Carolyn Frantz, office manager 2001-2005 was the first person ever to wear
the Titan Mascot Costume. Photos available at TesoroChest.com
When did the Titan Mascot Debut?
Titan Mascot first debuted in the 2004-2005 winter sports pep rally.
When were the T Monument and Titan Murals Installed?
The T Monument and Murals were installed in 2005
Are there hidden secrets on our campus?
Specific classes have left hidden mementos throughout the campus to symbolize
How did we become the Tesoro Titans?
In 2001, when voting on mascots some of the final choices consisted of
Tesoro Pirates, Tesoro Hawks, Tesoro Rattlesnakes and Tesoro Titans. In the
year before this voting took place, the movie "Remember The Titans" has just
been released and was still very popular at the time. This inevitably
tipped the scales and we were forever known as the Titans. This is also
were the Titan Shuffle was derived from.
What does the word Tesoro mean?
Tesoro is the Spanish word for "Treasure". Our school was named this based on the
legend that there really is lost treasure hidden in our hills.
Has the lost treasure been found?
In 2001, we declared publicly that the lost treasure had been found
amongst our students, staff and families.
How many internet domain names does Tesoro use?
Tesoro High School currently has over 33 internet domain names allowing us
to reach out to our community and provide information and support.
When did THS open?
September 4th, 2001.
What year did we become a Distinguished School?