Message from Ms. Hanson
Message from Mr. Shea
Attention all seniors, the financial aid deadline is less than a month away! You must complete your FAFSA or California Dream Act by March 2nd in order to qualify for the full amount of aid for paying for college. Completing a financial aid application is also a graduation requirement. Stop by the Career Center is you have questions about how to complete your financial aid application or if you need help in getting started.
The deadline to apply for the CSF Spring 2023 application period will be Thursday, February 9th by 3:45 pm. Please read Mr. Shea's Bearcat Lair CSF announcement for more details!
Spring Sports Information: TRYOUTS
Boy's Volleyball Tryouts will start on Friday, February 10th from 7-9 PM. You must be medically cleared to try out.
Message from Ms. Wozniak
Get Your FREE Student Ticket for SOMETHING ROTTEN!
Our Winter musical, Something Rotten
, performs February 9, 10, and 11th in the SMHS Performing Arts Center.
Students, you may reserve your FREE student ticket by clicking on the Purchase Tickets link at our website, smhsdrama.org
, choosing the performance you would like to attend, and when given the opportunity to "Use Purchase Code", put in the student ticket code: THEBARD23W. You will need to enter your student ID as well. We hope to see you all at the show!
Message from the Bearcat Kindness Store
The Bearcat Kindness Store is open TODAY at lunch
, in the MPR conference room. The store offers school supplies and clothes like notebooks, binders, post-its, T-shirts, jeans, jackets and more all for free! Feel free to stop by if you need anything.
Teddy Bear Fundraiser Attention Bearcats!
The Freshman Class Council is having a Valentine's fundraiser and will be selling teddy bear grams in the quad
starting today, February 8th until Monday February 13! These are teddy bear keychains you can send to your Valentine along with a custom note, and will be delivered on February 15 during tutorial. This all for the price of $3
), and all proceeds go to the Class of 2026. This fundraiser is open to all grades
so stop by and buy some teddy bears!
Messsage from GSA
Sign up for your free Valentine's Day gram in the quad this week at lunch. Love is love. Friendship is friendship.
Message from the JCC Publicity Officer
Come buy rose grams in the quad from NOW
- Friday, Feb 10th! We will be selling each rose for $5 each, $4 with a PAL sticker. Each rose comes with a customizable card!
Roses will be distributed in 3rd period on Tuesday, Feb 14th.
Annual Crabfeed Fundraiser
TICKETS ARE ON SALE UNTIL FEBRUARY 21ST!
Join us on Saturday, February 25th from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm for a fun evening of dinner, community, dancing, and raffle in support of the San Mateo High School Athletic programs. Dinner includes bread, soup, salad, pasta, all-you-can-eat crab and dessert. Additionally, we will have a no-host bar (drink tickets will be sold), DJ, photo booth and fantastic raffle with items that everyone will be fighting over! Fun for all. This is a 21+ event.
Individual Ticket and Table sales are available at https://smhsab.ludus.com/200431617
We are excited to have this fun event returning in 2023. Thank you in advance and please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
with any questions. Go Bearcats!!!
The Athletic Boosters retain the right to replace crab with an equally yummy main course should crab season have unforeseen issues.
College Board has just made available spring 2023 test dates for the SAT.
You can register on the College Board's website.
Here are the test dates you can choose:
- March 11, 2023
- May 6, 2023
- June 3, 2023