Schools are a big part of public life in Mission Viejo. Of course it's where our kids go to learn, but plenty of fun, scary or just plain odd things seem to happen there that go beyond reading, writing and 'rithmetic.
Here are are a few.
All Night Party for Mission Viejo Grads
for Mission Viejo's graduating class of 2012. What's not to love?
Update: Suspicious Fire Turned Playground Into "Goo"
Pacific Preschool's playground equipment was turned to a melted blob of plastic by an act of arson last February.
Painters Blot Out Racist, Vulgar Graffiti at Mission Viejo School
Vandals caused thousands of dollars in damage in March by spray-painting swastikas and vulgar words and images all over Philip J. Reilly Elementary School.