Prospective Students and Families
Welcome to San Mateo! Thank you for your interest in San Mateo High School.

Eighth Grade Family Night
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
6:30pm-San Mateo Performing Arts Center (SMPAC)
Come and meet members of the SMHS Community and get your questions answered!
Tours of the school will begin at 7:30pm, leaving from the Main Gym.  Please listen for instructions during the presentation in the SMPAC.

Meet and Greet Events-
Come and meet teachers, students and parents to ask them questions about SMHS that might not have been answered.  
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
45 Stonepine Road
Please RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/Ep3OOJyYpQnDzO5F2
Foster City
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016, 6:30-8:00pm
****Note: NEW LOCATION****
William E. Walker Recreation Center, Lagoon Room
650 Shell Boulevard, Foster City
Please RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/Ep3OOJyYpQnDzO5F2


  • Professional Speakers' Day is Friday, October 28th! Click here for all of the information.
  • Seniors!
    Your panoramic photo will be in the Main Gym on Friday, October 28th. Please see the order form for more details. The photo will be taken during tutorial.
  • Dear SMHS Parents,
    Please RSVP if you are interested in attending as an LCAP representative for SMHS!
    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 6:30pm
    Please see flier for details! English / Spanish / Chinese
  • SMHS has changed photographers for the 2016-17 school year from Prestige/Lifetouch to Still Light Studios.

    Attention, Class of 2017! Please sign up for your senior portraits! They will be taken on campus! Please read the webpage. Please click on this link for more information.
  • Help raise money for SMHS by registering your Safeway Club Card, Macy's, Visa & Mastercard through eScrip! It only takes a minute but the benefits are great! Simply visit www.escrip.com and enter SMHS Bearcat PTO's eScrip account number #139430620
  • 5% of qualifying purchases at Office Depot go back to SMHS when you use SMHS's ID Number: 70014580. Tell the cashier to credit SMHS when you pay for your purchases.