Daily Bulletin

Thursday, August 21, 2014

San Mateo High School
Daily Bulletin
Thursday, August 21, 2014

CLUB/CLASS ACTIVITIES
GSA MEETING –
TODAY – lunch – Room A143
POLY CLUB MEEETING –
TODAY – lunch – Room A008
SPIRIT GEAR ON SALE –
TODAY – lunch – Leadership Window
SENIOR SUNRISE
– TOMORROW MORNING – 6:45am – Football Field
CLUB CHARTERS –
pick up in Leadership Room – completed Charter due September 4th

FALL MUSICAL CREW MEETING
Come to the PAC classroom TODAY during lunch to sign up for crew for the fall musical.
— Mr. Friedman

PICK UP YOUR WRITING FOLDER
Attention Ms. Hofmann’s students from last year!  Please pick up your writing folder in Room A147 by Friday, August 22nd.  Any folders not picked up by tomorrow will be recycled.
— Ms. Hofmann

MOCK S.A.T.
SMHS and Campanile Test Prep are offering a free, full-length Mock S.A.T. on Saturday, September 6th.  The test is a fundraiser to benefit the Dan Stone Scholarship Fund at SMHS. Pre-registration is required.  Visit the SMHS website for all the details!!
— Mr. McKenzie

JSA MEETING
Come to the first JSA meeting of the year for debates and food this Monday, August 25th, during lunch in Ms. Kalinski’s room (A220).
— Alex Rittenhouse/Ms. Kalinski

PSAT SIGN-UPS
Attention Juniors!  The PSAT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) will be taken by all juniors on Wednesday, October 15th, during the school day.  All juniors must see Mrs. Fenech in the Career Center to register for the PSAT.  Donations for the cost of the test are $22.00.  Donations should be made payable to “San Mateo High School”.  Fee waivers are also available.  Students can visit the Career Center before or after school and during brunch and lunch breaks to register for the PSAT, from Tuesday, September 2nd through Friday, September 5th.  Remember:  all juniors must register for the PSAT and there is just one week to register!  Keep in mind that this is a great way to prepare for the SAT and to get feedback on improving skills needed for college success.  Juniors may qualify for a National Merit Scholarship.  **Sophomores may choose to take the PSAT.  They must make arrangements to test at one of the other high schools who are administering a Saturday test.**
— Mrs. Fenech

ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS
Please check your attendance on Schoolloop.  If there are errors, you need to come to the Attendance Office and pick up a green “correction form”.  Changes must be made within three days of the attendance call or error.  Changes to attendance cannot be made after three days or once the month has closed.
— Mrs. Menendez

FREE AND REDUCED LUNCH PROGRAM
If you are a returning student and you participate in the national school lunch program and receive free or reduced brunch and lunch, you will have to reapply by Tuesday, September 23rd, or the system will automatically drop you and you will not be able to get food.  You can go to the District website and apply online.  Although you have plenty of time, it is better to get this done sooner than later.  Have a great year!!
— Ms. Reggie/Cafeteria

GRADE LEVEL ASSEMBLIES
Grade level assemblies are being held in the Gym this week and next week during tutorial.  You will go to the assembly with your tutorial class after announcements.

  • Friday, August 22nd:  12th grade
  • Friday, August 29th:  9th grade

LATE START DAYS
Next week we will have two late start days.  School will start at 10:00am and end at 3:15pm both days.  Please see the schedules below:

Tues., August 26: Period 1 10:00-11:06
  Period 3 11:12-12:21
  Lunch 12:21-12:51
  Period 5 12:57- 2:03
  Period 7  2:09- 3:15
     
Wed., August 27:  Period 2 10:00-11:06
  Tutorial 11:12-12:21
  Lunch 12:21-12:51
  Period 4 12:57- 2:03
  Period 6  2:09- 3:15

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