San Mateo High School
Thursday, September 29, 2016
CLUB/CLASS ACTIVITIES- Meetings today at lunch are:
Poly Club A008
Model U.N. Club A232
Improv Club M110
Green Team C104
Anime Club B200
Interactive Coding Club M127
Physics Club A002
Our First Perk Rally
Hey Bearcats! Come out to the Quad during lunch on Friday Sep 30th to enjoy the first Perk Rally of the year! Stop by for music, games, and a special performance featuring the award winning choir. Don’t forget to bring your “Perk Cards” to get prizes and treats!
See you there!
Home coming is October 8th, 2016. Tickets on sale now!
Dance Clearance passes will only be signed during brunch and lunch. NOT during class time.
Math Tutoring Club
Having trouble in math? Need some help with your math homework? Come to the Math Tutoring Club in C111. Our first meeting is next Monday, October 3, during lunch.
Students who are in the Free and Reduced Lunch Program can purchase discounted SamTrans bus tickets for the month of October. Please see Mrs. Hickey in the Health Office, A116.
Bring Change 2 Mind
Interested in starting conversations and dispelling myths surrounding mental health? Help end shame and stigma around campus and create a less judgmental community by joining. Attend the informational meeting in Ms. Dydbahl’s room, E116 on Thursday, September 29th during lunch
Fresh Life Lines for Youth Program is a great opportunity for students to become more aware of CA Laws and how they affect them. This is a 12 week program that takes place every Thursday after school in room A147. A hot meal is provided at every meeting.
Attention All SMHS Students!
The last day to get your photo in the yearbook is TOMORROW - September 30th!!! Please make sure you get your photo taken in front of the school between 9 AM and 2 PM, otherwise you will not be in the yearbook! The schedule for each grade level will be sent to your teachers. You can go during brunch or lunch as well!
Informational Math Team Meeting
Like Math? Come to the first Math Team Meeting on Friday Sep 30th, at lunch in room A162. See you there!
Do you know San Mateo High has an incredibly active gay-straight alliance? If you support LGBT rights, come to A143 at lunch today!
Message from Mr. Hanson
Attention students, if you are interested in signing up for CSF, (California Scholarship Federation), applications are now open. Pick up a copy of the application in the Career Center and your application is due September 30th at 3 p.m., with no exceptions. Your application must include your $5 CSF fee along with your report or copy of your official transcript. Applications can be dropped off in the Career Center.
Attention Brilliant Minds
If you have a brilliant idea related to Science, Technology, Engineering or Math, You need to showcase your project at the STEM FAIR 2017. It will be held at the Hiller Aviation Museum, March 5-7. There will be an awards ceremony. Find out more info and register today at stemfair.net
Seniors, do you know yet how you’re going to pay to college? Would you like to learn more about scholarships, grants, and the financial aid process? Tonight night we will have a special presentation in the biotech building from 7 – 9pm, open to all seniors and their parents.
Sports of the Day
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Girls Tennis - vs Burlingame @ SMHS 4:00
Girls Varsity Volleyball – vs Westmoor @ Westmoor High School; JV@ 4:00
Girls Golf – vs Burlingame @ Poplar Creek 3:22 (Release 2:10)
For more updated SMHS sports information go to www.sanmateoathletics.org