Prospective Students and Families
Welcome to San Mateo! Thank you for your interest in San Mateo High School.
  • Students who missed Programming Nights: Please download the Freshman Course Selection Sheet with your choices marked and mail/drop off this form to the Counseling Office.
  • Incoming Freshman Resource Guide - Download
  • Priority 1 Enrollment Window has closed.
    Incoming students must still complete residency verification and on-line enrollment to receive a school of assignment.
  • Please visit this link for complete information.
  • 8th Graders FAQs (download)
  • Advice and information from SMHS Freshman (download)
  • FAQs for Parents/Guardians (download)
  • Did you know....


  • No School for Students
    Monday, April 28th
    Staff Recess
  • Parents, Guardians and Students!
    Your input is needed regarding SMUHSD's LCAP!
    Please click here for access to an online survey.
  • Mateo Motion X
    Friday, May 9, 2014 • Saturday, May 10, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
    San Mateo Performing Arts Center
    600 N Delaware Street, San Mateo, CA 94401
    General Admission tickets will be sold at the Box Office starting an hour before the performances. $15 Adults and $10 Students/Seniors
    For more information, please visit: http://smhsdance.org/

  • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics
    Community Education Night
    Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2014
    Time: 7:00-9:00pm
    Location: Mills High School Theater
    For more information, click here.
    Download the flyer: English, Spanish, Chinese

  • Last year's gorgeous yearbook sold out! Don't be caught empty-handed. Reserve your 2014 yearbook today. In an effort to et the book into as many students’ hands as possible, we have lowered the price this year.
  • 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.  
  • Use your REDcard at Target and a percentage of your purchases goes to SMHS.
    Thank you in advance for your support of SMHS!



Anyone can take this practice test to experience the new test.  You do not  need any information to log in.  The system will not maintain your progress, scores, or save any answers.  This is only for students, their families and the education community to experience what the test will look, feel, and be like. 

Buy a Yearbook or Ad

Cap & Gown ordering
DEADLINE: November 1st



To schedule a college visit, please contact Alexandra Furgiuele, College Counselor at afurgiuele@smuhsd.org