Thursday, September 8, 2016

San Mateo High School
Daily Bulletin
Thursday, September 8, 2016 

Friday is a minimum “B” day with no tutorial! Students dismissed at 12:20

Art Club Meeting- @ lunch in M130
Model UN- @lunch in B207
GSA-@ lunch in A143
Poly Club @ lunch in A008
Interact Club- Come to the Biotech conference room Today at lunch to learn about the largest service and leadership club on campus! There will be ice-cream!

Guess Passes for Homecoming
Homecoming is on October 8, 2016.  Guest passes are now available on school loop and the website.  They are due by Monday, September 26.

Homework Center is Back!
Bearcats, if you are looking for a quiet place to study, meet with a group or access computers. Come to the Homework Center.  We are open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:15-4:15 in the library. Teachers of multiple subjects and student tutors will be there to assist you.

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!

Student Art Show Today
Stop by the Art Gallery during the month of September to see the amazing talent of our advanced art students.

Attention Seniors
Are you considering UC San Diego for your college list?  Stop by the Career Center tomorrow during 4th period, an admissions representative from UC San Diego will be visiting us.  You can pick up a pass in the Career Center.  Please see Mr. Hanson with any questions.

GATE Students
What do Bill Gates, Wilt Chamberlain, and Charles Schulz have in common?  Not much, but they each play Bridge, a card game that teaches probability, inferences, problem solving, and teamwork.  If you like puzzles, math, or playing cards, come to a brief meeting on Wednesday, September 14th, at lunch in A216 to find out how you can learn the mind sport of Bridge.

Black Student Union
Every Wednesday at lunch come to A219 for great conversation, play card games, and find out about volunteer opportunities. All students are welcome!

Peer Tutors
If you currently are a peer tutor, you must attend a peer tutor training next Wednesday, September 14thduring tutorial upstairs in Biotech. Attendance for peer tutors is mandatory!

Join Photography Club!
Interested in photography? Check out the photography club on Friday, September 23rd in M111!

Join Philosophy Club
Do you like to question everything? Enjoy Intellectual challenges? Come to the Philosophy Club in M110 starting on Monday, September 26.

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:
Monday and Thursday - 7am - 4:00
Tuesday and Wednesday – 7am - 5:30
Friday -   7am - 4:00 pm

Sports for the Day
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Varsity Girls Tennis - @ Menlo Atherton 4:00 (Release?)
Volleyball – vs HMB @ SMHS Varsity 6:15; JV 5:00; Freshman 4:00 (Release?)
Water Polo - @ Sequoia Boys V-5:00; JV-4:00 Girls 6:00 (Release all 2:00)