Thursday, March 30, 2017

San Mateo High School
Daily Bulletin
Thursday, March 30, 2017

CLUB/CLASS ACTIVITIES- Meetings today at lunch are:
Anime Club B200
Art Club (preparing for chalkfest) M130
Bring Change to Mind E116
Green Team C104
GSA A143
Improve Club M110
Interactive Coding Club M127
Jew Crew C110
Leo’s Club A217
Model U.N. A232
Physics Club C114
Poly Club A008
Raza Unida Club A145
Smash Club A157

March is National Athletic Training Month
Please take the time to thank your athletic trainer for the services that they provide to our schools.  March may be National Athletic Training Month, but know that they are there for you throughout the school year! A special Thank you to our very own Jessica Stacy!

Books, books, books!
The SMHS Library is looking to update its collection in hopes to make it a reflection of staff, students, and faculty here at San Mateo. Please take a second to fill out the survey. Any recommendations will help. Thank you!  
Please go to:   https://goo.gl/forms/9pOaslSC2ZXh7W6q1

Interested in Cooking!
Le Cordon Blue Paris, Culinary school will be here on Friday, March 31st @ Tutorial.  Come to the Career Center to pick up your pass!

Spontaneous Broadway- A Musical Imrov Show!
Come see Spontaneous Broadway:  A Musical Improv Show with song and dance on Friday, March 31st at 7pm in the Flex. Tickets are $5. Don’t miss the fun!

Yearbook Prices Going Up
Yearbook prices are going up on Saturday, April 1. Buy before Spring Break to save money and reserve your book. We expect to sell out. Use the button on the school website to order and pay by credit card.

Parents and Seniors,
The Black Parents Association is excited to honor students at our 32nd Annual Baccalaureate Student Recognition and Scholarship Ceremony. Please come join us at our next monthly meeting from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the SMHS library on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 to obtain information regarding our program and to ask questions in a live forum.   For more information, please visit:  http://smubpa.yolasite.com/baccalaureate.php or call (650) 282-1780.

The Congressional Art Competition For High School Students!
The Winner receives free airfare to Washington D.C, for a reception with members of Congress and will have his/her artwork put on display in the US Capitol Building! The Top Two runners-up will have their artwork displayed in Congresswoman Speier’s district office. All work submitted for the contest will be judged by professional artists from the 14th District! Requirements:

  • The artist must be a high school student living within the 14th Congressional District; 7th & 8th graders sharing a high school campus are also welcome to compete.
  •  Art must be two dimensional, no larger than 26 inches wide by 26 inches tall by 4 inches thick when framed, and not weigh more than 15 pounds. It also must be original in concept, design, and execution (it must not violate any U.S. copyright laws). Contestants are limited to one submission.
  •  The winner will be required to frame his or her artwork for display in Washington, DC. Art entries must be delivered to Congresswoman Jackie Speier’s district office by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017. www.house.gov/content/educate/art_competition/ as well as well as http://speier.house.gov under the “constituent services” tab. Or see Ms. Stock!

Design Day
Interested in Science, technology, writing, engineering, art or math? Sign up to volunteer at Design Day on Friday, April 14th online at www.designthinkingstreamweebly.com

Sports for the Day
Badminton vs SSF @ SMHS 4pm
Boys Baseball vs Kings Academy @ SMHS 4pm
Swimming @ Sequoia 3:30 (Release all- 1:30 pm)
Varsity Boys Tennis @ Carlmont 4:00
Track vs SSF @ SMHS 3pm