Prospective Students and Families
Welcome to San Mateo! Thank you for your interest in San Mateo High School.
Freshman Orientation
Friday, August 11th
First day of classes:  Wednesday, August 16th
The SMUHSD Office of Student Services is located at 839 Hinckley Road, Burlingame.
Please call, email or visit the office to make an appointment:
Please visit: http://www.smuhsd.org/enrollment for more information.


  • Attention Parents- Final Exams Begin Today, May 26-June 1
    Friday we will begin finals. Please avoid making any type of appointments during final exams, Remember dismissal time is 12:20 all of next next week, You can schedule afternoon appointments if needed. Thank you and have a good 3- day weekend!
  • Memorial Day Holiday
    Monday, May 29th
    No School
  • Graduation Rehearsal-MANDATORY!!
    Wednesday, May 31st
    SM Performing Arts Center
    No food allowed in the theater.
    You must attend rehearsal if you plan on participating in the ceremony. You may bring/wear the shoes you are planning on walking in for practice.
  • Graduation Tickets
    You will turn in your completed Senior Check out card in order to receive your graduation tickets on Thursday, June 1st, beginning at 9:00am at the concessions stand in the Main Gym
  • Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony
    Thursday, June 1, 2017
    San Mateo Performing Arts Center (This is a change of venue.)
    Doors open at 4:00pm
    Ceremony begins at 5:00pm
    Each individual entering the SMPAC must have a ticket.
    No ins and outs.
    No artificial noisemakers or balloons are allowed in the building.
    Seating is first come, first served.
    Aisles must be kept clear.
  • Attention all SMHS athletesAll Athletic Packets from this school year will be expiring on 6.1.17. However, starting 5.1.17, parents/guardians can complete an Athletic Packet for all 2017-2018 sports seasons. Find out more...
  • Help raise money for SMHS by registering your Safeway Club Card, Macy's, Visa & Mastercard through eScrip! It only takes a minute but the benefits are great! Simply visit www.escrip.com and enter SMHS Bearcat PTO's eScrip account number #139430620
  • 5% of qualifying purchases at Office Depot go back to SMHS when you use SMHS's ID Number: 70014580. Tell the cashier to credit SMHS when you pay for your purchases.