November 17, 2019

SMHS Mateobotics Gears Up for the Season -

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Leap from High School to College Sports -

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Mateo Comes up Short: 2019 Little Big Game -

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Master of Self-Deprecating Humor -

Thursday, November 14, 2019

How Old is “Too Old” for Trick-or-Treating? -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

We Need to Get Serious About Shootings -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

How Boyan Slat Is Helping Solve The Great Pacific Garbage Patch -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Youtube’s Yankovic turned Chinese TikTok Star: Bart Baker -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

#TeamTrees -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Varsity Football -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

CA Bill Pushes School Start Times Back -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Why the Empire Strikes Back is the best Star Wars movie -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Pros and Cons of Energy Drinks -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Movies to Watch during Halloween -

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Bearcats Strike for Climate -

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

A Personal Account On Vaping -

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Girls Water Polo Resumes Winning Ways -

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Running into the 2019 season -

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

How Media Affects The Mind -

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Matilda Provides Hope -

Monday, October 14, 2019

SMHS Pep Band keeps us entertained at the football games

John Reichmuth, Nicholas Delurgio, and Ralph Shehayed (left to right) are in deep concentration as they play their instruments at the SMHS football game.

Majors SMHS Seniors are Interested In

As the class of 2016 is getting ready to send in their college applications, it was time that we found out what the seniors are most interested in studying once they are off to the college of their choice.

Late Start Days: Yay or Nay?

Students mill around the courtyard: some are eating breakfast, some are chatting in little groups, and some are still frantically finishing homework. It’s bright and sunny, and most students are already wide-awake, grateful for the extra two hours of sleep that they managed to sneak in. For the first time this year, San Mateo High started school at ten instead of eight, on August 26 and 27. “It was easier to wake up, get to school, and be focused in class,” said Ralph Haddad, freshman. For many students, the late start days offered a chance to sleep in, have breakfast…

Sports Jerseys, Not Souvenirs

Every year when a sports season rolls around uniforms are provided for the athletes from the school. What happens when an athlete doesn’t return a jersey after the season has ended? Money that could have been used to buy new sports equipment is blown away, because one or two people “forgot to bring them in”. UNIFORMS ARE NOT CHEAP!  All sports jerseys vary in prices, meaning, a football jersey is more expensive than a soccer jersey, but a basketball jersey can be more expensive than both of them. The price of a jersey can range from $25 to $150 per…

How More Technology In School Will Benefit Us

Everybody loves using their phone, iPad, computer, or any other electronic device, right? Well, what if we used more electronics in the classroom? Would it benefit us? In my opinion, yes it would help us. I think it would be cool if each person had their own iPad which had every textbook and workbook for all of our classes on it. With our digital books, we wouldn’t have to carry our textbooks around with us, falling down the stairs or hurting our backs because our backpacks are too heavy. I think it would also help with homework, quizzes, and tests….

Senator Jerry Hill Leaves a Supportive Mark at SMHS

Senator Hill signed an Ally Pledge, promising to be a supporter of the LGBTQI+ community's fight for equality.

California State Senator Jerry Hill visited San Mateo’s GSA on the morning of Friday, April 19, to see Ally Week and recognize the GSA’s efforts in making campus a LGBTQI-friendly place.

Cartoon: Standardized Testing Anxieties

Cut For Bieber

Photos of Bieber smoking weed and fans cutting themselves in protest

Tragic Accident for Former San Mateo High School Student

Former San Mateo High student, Odalys Linares, passed away in a accident on Highway 101 on November 24, 2012.

JV Water Polo look forward to have a great season

How does JV water polo goes at the beginning season?