San Mateo High School
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
CLUB/CLASS ACTIVITIES- Meetings today at lunch are:
A Capella Club - M1
Anime Club B200
Card Game Club – A219
Chain Reaction- A163
Interact - A220
SMASH club – A157
Win 2 Free Formal Tickets
Do you want to get two free formal tickets? Make a half-court shot during Varsity Girls Basketball and win two tickets!! Game starts at 6:15 on Friday the 27th!!
It’s that time of the year again! Mock trial is back!! Come and support your fellow Bearcats as they compete against various schools starting Tonight, January 24, Come watch prosecution at 5:30 and defense at 7:30 at the SSF Courthouse. If you have any questions please ask co-captains Chitra bulkarni and Ramya Jois. Go Mock Trial.
Pink Out Quad
About 2000 new cases of breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in 2016. Support us by attending the Pink Out Quad this Friday at home against Hillsdale. Buy your pink gear all this week at lunch!
Attention sophomores and juniors,
Tomorrow, the 25th we will have a PSAT scores presentation in the biotech conference room during tutorial. If you took the PSAT and want to learn about what your scores mean, how they play into the college admissions process, and tips and advice on taking the SAT and the ACT, then be sure to stop by this session. You can register on school loop. Questions? See Mr. Hanson in the Career Center.
Attention seniors interested in community college
Tomorrow, January 25th during tutorial we will have an application workshop for Skyline College in the library. If you’re planning to attend Skyline next year stop by for help with the application from their College representative. Questions? See Mr. Hanson in the Career Center.
SMHS DRAMA NEWS!
Tickets for the winter musical, THE MUSIC MAN, will go on sale at lunch on Tomorrow in the Quad. Students with I.D. cards pay $5.00 for non-reserved seats! Regular prices are $20 - adults, $15 - students and seniors. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 and Sunday at 2:00 from January 27 to February 5.
Track and Field
All students interested in Track & Field, an information meeting will be in the weight room Tomorrow, Jan 25th @ 3:30. If you can't make it please send information of your intention....
SamTrans Bus Tickets
Students who are in the Free and Reduced Lunch Program can purchase discounted SamTrans bus tickets for the month of February. Please see Mrs. Hickey in the Health Office, A116.
Outdoor ED Cabin Leaders
Outdoor Ed Cabin Leaders are needed for Audubon Elementary School the week of March 6th. Interested juniors & seniors, please sign up in the Health Office (Room A116).
Jobs for Youth Workshop
Students, you are invited to attend the "Jobs for Youth Workshop" Tomorrow, January 25th after school in the Career Center. You will learn how to complete a job application, interviewing skills and more. If you attend this workshop, you will have access to a full listing of job opportunities. Spaces are limited so please come to the Career Center & sign-up with Mrs. Kane. The workshop will start at 2:30 pm and will end by 3:30 pm. There will be free Pizza, Drinks and prizes.
Boys Golf Meeting
There will be an important Boy's golf meeting on Thursday, January 26, at lunch in the Biotech lab. All interested players are encouraged to attend. Please contact Mr. Ikeda if you are new to the golf program.
Attention AP Students
All students enrolled in an AP class at SMHS need to attend an informational assembly on Friday, January 27th during Tutorial to learn how to register and pay for Advanced Placement Exams.
Formal is February 11th!
Guest passes are available online and are due by Friday, January 27th. Clearance forms are also available in Student Services.
Leadership Summit 2017
Interested in Student Leadership next year? Come to our Leadership Summit Saturday, January 28th, 10am -2pm in the quad for workshops, food and fun. RSVP on schoolloop.
Anyone interested in trying out for the San Mateo Baseball team, Try-outs will be held for both Varsity and JV starting Monday, January 30th thru Friday Feb. 3rd at 3:15 pm.
Sign up for CSF
Interested in signing up for CSF, aka the California Scholarship Federation? Applications are now open. Pick up a copy of the application in the Career Center. Your application is due by Tuesday, January 31st at 3:30 p.m. in the Career Center, with no exceptions. Your application must include: a $5 CSF fee and a report card or copy of your transcript with your fall grades.
Auditions for the Spring Play
On Wednesday, February 8, we will hold auditions for the spring play, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST after school in the MPR. Sign up and get an audition form in the classroom. All actors will read from the script, so you don't need to prepare anything, but it might be helpful to read the script beforehand. See Mr. Friedman if you have any questions.
Sports for the Day
Freshman Boys Soccer @ BHS 6pm
Girls Soccer @ El Camino Varsity- 3:00 pm; JV- 5:30pm (Release V 2:15)
For more updated SMHS sports information go to www.sanmateoathletics.org