San Mateo High School
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
CLUB/CLASS ACTIVITIES- Meetings today at lunch are:
"Are you interested in saying the morning announcements as the voice of San Mateo? Here is your chance. Sign up in Student Services office all this week for your chance to be the voice of San Mateo."
If you have a free 4th period and have solid math skills, the AVID Program needs peers tutors. You can get a letter grade for being a tutor which could help your GPA. Interested? See Mr. Norman in Room A217.
Attention Winter Sports Athletes!
Your teams have already begun Strength and Conditioning workouts in the weight room after school. Check sanmateoathletics.org for more information or see Coach Labbie for more details. See you after school.
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.
We have four colleges coming to visit us this week. Do you want to learn more about careers in Fashion, Interior Design, Graphic Design, or something similar? Stop by the Career Center, tomorrow during tutorial to meet with the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising. On Friday we will be visited by Syracuse University during tutorial and St. Mary’s College of California during lunch. Seniors considering community college, Skyline College will be here today during lunch. If you’re interested in any of these visits, please stop by the Career Center to pick up a pass and to learn more.
Target Retail Store is Hiring!
Come to the Quad @ lunch Tomorrow to pick up an application and learn about the position. You must be 16 years old.
Black Student Union
Tomorrow at lunch come to A219 for great conversation, play card games, and find out about volunteer opportunities. All students are welcome!
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 Tomorrow at lunch in A216 to find out how you can learn the mind sport of Bridge.
If you currently are a peer tutor, you must attend a peer tutor training Tomorrow, during tutorial upstairs in Biotech. Attendance for peer tutors is mandatory!
UNICEF- Join us for our 1st meeting Tomorrow in A220 @ lunch. See you there!
Improv Club Meeting and Auditions
Come on this Thursday @lunch in M110. All people welcome! Follow @improv.mateo on instragram. Auditions for Improv Team are upstairs in the Biotech Conference room September 21 & 22 to 5:30. Come audition!
Interested in public speaking or world affairs? Come to the Model United Nations meeting this Thursday at lunch in A232.
Green Team Meeting
Interested in joining green team? Stop by room C104 during lunch on Thursdays for more info.
Join Art Club-Our first Art Club meeting starts next Thursday, September 15, @ lunch in M130.
Music Booster Night
Forget about taco Tuesday! Join the music boosters for Fiesta Thursday at Celia's Mexican Restaurant on Peninsula Ave in Burlingame! This Thursday, Sept 15 from 4pm to 10pm Celia's will donate 10% of your check to Bearcat Music programs. See your favorite music or choral student for a flyer!
Politically Correct: Improve Show
Get a taste of improv before auditions this Thursday @ lunch in the PAC Lobby!
Are you interested in wrestling?
Not sure what the sport is all about. Come out to the small gym this Friday during lunch and check out a live demonstration. There will also be an informative meeting this Friday after school in room E115. Can't make it after school, come talk to Mrs. Cervantes in Student Service's Office.
Interested in Photography? Check out the photography club on Friday, Sept 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.
Monday- Thursday 7:00am-5:30pm
Sports for the Day
Girls Tennis – vs Hillsdale @ SMHS 4:00
Volleyball – vs El Camino @ SMHS Varsity 5:00; JV 4:00
Boys’ Water Polo - vs Terra Nova @ SMHS Varsity -5:00; JV-6:00
Girls Water Polo vs Terra Nova @ SMHS Varsity- 4:00
For more updated SMHS sports information go towww.sanmateoathletics.org