Wednesday, January 28, 2015

San Mateo High School
Daily Bulletin
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 

CLUB/CLASS ACTIVITIES
Muslim Fellowship Club Meeting- Today- at Lunch in Room A237
Badminton Team Meeting-Today - After School –E115
Ping Pong Club Meeting - Today - Lunch – B201
Poly Club Meeting- Tomorrow - Lunch – A008
Model UN Meeting- Tomorrow- Lunch – A234
Raza Unida Club Meeting- Today – A145
La Raza Unida se junta durante el almuerzo hoy en A-145
Writers’ Block Creative Writing Club Meeting- Today- After School
Programming Club Meeting- Today – Lunch - Room A157
Team HBV Club Meeting- Today- Lunch – Room C006 (We have Cookies!)

Senior Assembly and Panoramic Picture
Attention ALL Seniors – A mandatory Senior Assembly and Panoramic Picture is scheduled for this Friday, January 30.  All seniors must attend this meeting at 9:42 am in the Large Gym – don’t be late. 

Senior Class Shirt Sale:  Buy your senior class baseball t-shirts today at lunch for $18!

Winter Formal- Saturday, February 21, 2015
Formal will be on Saturday, February 21st from 7-10pm.  Tickets go on sale this Friday! Guest passes can be picked up in Student Services or can be downloaded from our website.  Guest passes are due on February 6th.

CAHSEE – Sophomores – only 7 days before the California High School Exit Exam – Are you ready?  10th grade students your English Teachers will inform you of your test location this week.  Please make sure to note your location in your datebook or personal calendar so you know where to report on testing days.

Town Hall/Spring Elections:
Interested in joining student government? Learn about positions at the Town Hall, a lunch meeting in the library, Today.  Class council and ASB Officers will speak.   

A Message from Yearbook- Last Call for Baby Pictures
Attention seniors!  This is the last week to purchase your baby ad.  Email smhsyearbook@gmail.com to reserve your space.

A Message from Ms. Shiu regarding:  African American Students’ Day at Hewlett Packard
If you are interested in attending African American Students’ Day at Hewlett Packard, please see Ms. Shiu for a packet.  You must have at least a 2.0 GPA and complete the field trip packet.  Each school in the district is limited to 5 spots.  First come, first served. This is a great opportunity to look at job opportunities within the company. 

A Message from Mr. Boise
This Friday is Course Preview day which provides you an opportunity to learn more about classes you may choose to take next year. During Tutorial today, all 9th, 10th and 11th graders will identify course presentations they are interested in attending. Then, on Friday course previews will occur instead of Tutorial for 9th, 10th, and 11th graders. During course previews 12th grade students will go the gym for the senior panoramic photo and important spring semester announcements. We will be on a slightly modified schedule for Course Preview day, please check the website or signs in your teachers' classrooms for details. 

A Message from Mrs. Torres regarding CSF – California Scholarship Federation:
CSF starts Tuesday, January 20th.  Applications can be picked up in Mrs. Torres office, (Counseling Office).  Last day to turn in applications is Saturday, January 31, 2015.

A Message from Ms. Paige -Scholarship of the week:
Every year The San Mateo Rotary Club offers our students a generous scholarship! Seniors who will be attending a 2 year community college or a 4 year university are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity. Scholarships are based on academics, general citizenship and financial need. Please see Ms. Paige in the career center to learn more. 

"The career center will be hosting a speaker from the Air Force, this Thursday on the 29th! Topics will include the ROTC program and the benefits of being a part of the Air Force. Please see Ms. Paige in the career center for more information and/or to receive your pass"

A Message from The Grad Night Committee:
Free E-waste Recycling: Bring your used electronic items to SMHS parking lot this Saturday, January 31, and support Grad Night!   

SMHS Athletics Fundraiser
The San Mateo High School Athletics Fundraiser Paster Dinner and Auction will be held on Saturday, March 14. Find out more... 
 

Sports Announcements:
Attention Baseball Players: A Message from Head Coach - Nick Sanzeri:
Baseball tryouts begin Monday, February 2 through February 4, afterschool. All players trying out for JV will meet by the batting cages. All players trying out for Varsity will meet in the dugout on the main baseball field. Your physical must be done and medical clearance turned in. Players who are not medically cleared cannot tryout.   Any winter sport athletes please contact the coach and will be given their 3 day tryout after the winter season is over.

A Message from Matt the Trainer:
Swimmers’ must all complete their concussion testing on this Friday the January 30, after school in the C lab in order to play this season.  Track & Field will be on Tuesday, February 2/3/15.

A Message from Nicole DeRosa:
Softball tryouts start next week. Meet on the softball field Monday, Feb 2nd at 3:30 - 5.

Update:  NO winter workout today.  Get on the field and throw the ball before try outs!

A Message regarding Boys Volleyball:
Boys Volleyball tryouts and clinic starts this Friday in the small gym at 5:00pm.  Everyone is welcome!

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Boys Basketball- Menlo Atherton at SM- JV 4:00; Varsity 5:30; Freshman: 7:00
Girls Basketball- Menlo Atherton at Menlo Atherton - JV 4:00; Varsity 5:30 (Release JV-2:30)
Boys Soccer- Terra Nova at Terra Nova- Varsity 3:00; JV 5:30 (Release JV-2:00) JV meet in front of PAC@2:15

A Message from Mr. Friedman:   WINTER MUSICAL TICKETS ON SALE!
Our winter musical, URINETOWN, opens this Friday, Jan. 30, and plays for the next two weekends. Tickets are on sale in the Quad during lunch Wednesday through Friday of this week and next and at the PAC box office before each show. Students may purchase unreserved seats for $5.00 by showing their student I.D. card. Regular reserved seating costs $15 for students/seniors and $20 for adults. Come support SMHS Performing Arts at this hilarious musical!