Thursday, September 1, 2016

San Mateo High School
Daily Bulletin
Thursday, September 1, 2016 

Attention  Bearcats and Parents
San Mateo VS Aragon game is this Friday at 7pm.  Our football team will be supporting Children’s Cancer.  Make sure to come support us and donate to the cause!

Attention Art Students
Theme: Favorite Winter Holiday Activity.  Awesome prizes will be awarded for the winning entries. Artwork Submission Guidelines: • Dimensions: 8.5x11 (landscape or portrait) • All mediums accepted: Paint, pencil, photography, digital...BE CREATIVE! • One entry per student • deadline is October 14, 2016. Visit for information on the CSEA Art Contest open to K-12 students.

Want to learn how to hack?
San Mateo’s first high school hackathon is happening on September 17-18 at the Opera Mediaworks.  Find out more at and sign up today!

Girls who Code
Are you a girl interested in learning how to code? Are you currently a programmer? If so, join us today, applications are located on School loop news on our website.

San Mateo Youth Activity Council
Application deadline to join Council is Today, September 1st.  This is a great way for teens to have their voices heard by government officials and allows them a chance to network with professionals and prominent figures in the San Mateo community. Please pick up and turn in your completed application to Mrs. Kane in the Career Center.

First Model UN Meeting
Come join Model UN for our first meeting Today @ lunch in A232. 

Gay Straight Alliance
Do you know that SMHS has an incredibly active Gay-Straight Alliance? If you support LBGT rights, come to A143 at lunch Today.

Attention seniors planning to apply to college next year:
During lunch Today, we will be visited by UCLA.  Come to the Career Center to learn more and you can introduce yourself to these admissions representatives. 

JSA Meeting
Our 1st meeting is on Tuesday, September 6 in room A220 @ lunch. Come by for more information.

Interact Club
Come to the Biotech conference room next Thursday, September 8 at lunch to learn about the largest service and leadership club on campus! There will be ice-cream!

Message from Reggie
If you are a returning student and participate in the National School Lunch Program and receive free/reduced lunches, your number will still work until September.  Please make sure to re-apply ASAP to ensure you are not dropped from the program.

Library Hours:
The library will be open:
Monday and Thursday - 7am - 4:00
Tuesday and Wednesday – 7am - 5:30
Friday -   7am - 4:00 pm

Sports for the Day
Girls’ Volleyball – @ Mercy Varsity- 6:15 PM; JV- 4:30; Frosh-Soph-3:30