September 22, 2019

Increased Regulation is Necessary for Homeschooling -

Thursday, August 29, 2019

An amazing year for the wrestling team -

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

My Experience at the Women’s March -

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

El Regreso Del Racismo -

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Parkland Shooting -

Friday, March 2, 2018

California Flu Crisis -

Friday, March 2, 2018

‘Rapping’ Up the Grammy Awards -

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

¿Cuál Será el Futuro de DACA? -

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Marcus Peters traded to the Rams -

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

2018 Upcoming Movies -

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Instagram-Worthy Desserts of San Francisco -

Monday, February 26, 2018

Upcoming Season of Baseball -

Monday, February 26, 2018

Black History Month -

Saturday, February 24, 2018

The Black Panther Review -

Friday, February 23, 2018

The Destructive Culture of Social Media -

Friday, February 23, 2018

Badminton season launches into action! -

Friday, February 23, 2018

LimeBike Takes Over! -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

All Star Weekend Highlights -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Chinese New Year Brought to SMHS -

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

San Mateo Volleyball Season Kicks Off -

Friday, February 16, 2018

SMHS students are full of spirit as they march to BHS for the LBG

SMHS students are full of spirit as they march to Burlingame High for the Little Big Game, which took place on November 5, 2016.

Last-Minute DIY Halloween Costumes

There are only a few days left until Halloween. Still have no costume for trick-or-treating? Read on for some last minute Halloween costume ideas that you can make at home. Glow-in-the-Dark Stick Figure If you want to stand out from the crowd, this is the perfect costume for you. Glow in the dark when trick-or-treating and amaze your friends. Materials: Multiple packs of glow sticks Black long-sleeved shirt and black pants Packing tape Instructions: With your packing tape, carefully stick the glow sticks onto the black clothing to form the shape of a stick figure. Don’t forget to check if…

Ms. Yapp’s Art and Multimedia class hang up their artwork for SMHS’s Peace Week

A Look Inside SMHS Marching Band

What’s the first thing that pops into your head when you hear the words “SMHS Marching Band? Many might say the “Little Big Game.” But besides that, what do you know about the marching band? The SMHS Marching Band started in the 1940’s. Now directed by Mr. Atillio Tribuzi (aka Mr. T), the 82 student members of the marching band arrive at school at zero period (7:00 a.m.) to learn and practice the music and marching for competitions (called Band Reviews) and for formations for the Little Big Game halftime show. “My favorite thing about Marching Band is the fact…

Pep Band in the Exciting Rally

Friday’s Rally was the first rally to be held this year having the pep band playing off some exciting music. Eye of the Tiger, Born to be Wild, Tequila, all these songs were echoed throughout the field as the band played their dynamic songs. Jason Zhang, a saxophonist at the bottom of this picture was extremely excited as “playing” was his passion.

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.

Enter the Student Art Contest!

  Share your creativity through art! Enter the Student Art Contest! Your artwork could be featured on the official CSEA holiday card. The contest is held by the California School Employees Association (CSEA), a school employee union. The theme for this year’s contest is “Favorite Winter Holiday Activity.” Winning entries will be awarded prizes! “It’s exciting when you win and you have an opportunity to have your work published,” Ms. Yapp, San Mateo High School’s art teacher, says. “It’s something you can put on your list of accomplishments that you can be proud of.” Emma Luong, a passionate SMHS art…

Splashing Into a New Season

Our Bearcats are preparing for another water polo season, strapping on their caps and jumping into the deep end. The girls and boys water polo teams are back and are preparing for a season full of competition. Our Lady Bearcats Varsity team has changed a lot since last year. Many of the experienced players graduated,  leaving the team with five returning players for this year’s season. Girls WoPo continues to only have a varsity team because of the lack of participants. This year’s squad is made up of 16 under and upperclassmen. “We had a good first game, stayed strong,…

Felicidad de Una Niña

Para mi mama, Nadie me ha traído flores, pero esta bien por que yo misma soy una flor gracias a ti. Porque me moriría sin el gran sol, el agua, y tu ayuda. Gracias por creer en mí cuando lo único en que yo creía en era mi fracaso. Gracias por empujarme hacia delante cuando trataba de empujarte lejos. Gracias por las sonrisas cuando hice chistes estúpidos Gracias por tu atención cuando te cuento mis chistes estupidos Gracias por sostener la sombrilla sobre de mi cabeza, cuando lo único que yo tenía era la lluvia. Gracias por las memorias que…

Gatorade vs. Izzes

Gatorades and Izzes are both served every day at San Mateo High at lunch. Which drink is better for you? Factually speaking, Izzes are far better for you than Gatorades are. Yet, people seem to favor Gatorade over Izzes. Gatorade is a sports drink. It was made for sole purpose of rehydrating people after vigorous workouts. It contains a large amount of carbohydrates and electrolytes to help replace the ones lost during your workout. That being said, if you don’t work out, drinking Gatorade isn’t good for you. You don’t need any extra energy. Izze is a carbonated fruit drink….