Santa Maria High School
Monday, September 9, 2019
YES… Today is picture day!!! Attention all students and staff: picture re-takes will be from 8:00 – 3:00 p.m. in Ethel
Pope Auditorium (today only). Any student or staff that has not taken a picture by Lifetouch please stop by Ethel Pope
and take your picture. This photo is for the yearbook. Pictures taken for a school ID will not be in the yearbook.
Students, every year part of California school law checks to make sure all schools have enough textbooks for their
students, this is called the “Williams Act Audit”. Williams Site Visit is scheduled on Thursday, September 12. Please
remember to bring your textbooks that day and have them ready at your desks as the reviewer enters your classroom.
Students, afterschool tutoring services are now available every day from 3:10 – 6:00 pm. Please being your homework,
essays, and study guides and let us help you increase your grades! Tutoring pod locations are in the MMLC with Ms.
Domingues and Bilingual Instructional Assistants, in 242 with Ms. Fierro for Social Science, room 358 for assistance in
Math with Ms. Klein, room 361 for Science help with Ms. Devine, and room 636 with Mr. Aguila for tutoring in English.
We hope to see you there!
Seniors and Juniors! Are you interested in participating in this year’s Homecoming court? If so, come to an
informational meeting TODAY AFTER SCHOOL in room 609.
Attention students who have been referred to OTCR for the current school year, please see Ms. Olsen in the MMLC at
lunch or after school.
Clubs, do you want to participate at this year’s Fall Fair? Come to a “fundraising” meeting TODAY during LUNCH in
Attention Close Up Washington DC, Students: Our popcorn fundraiser is over. Please turn all money and order forms
into the business office TODAY!
On Tuesday, September 10th next week at lunch time Senorita Duston will hold the first Interpreting Club meeting in
room 104. Please come if you are interested in learning about Healthcare Interpreting. We will be taking a trip to the
Monterey Defense Institute next semester to learn about the professional job of interpreting for government agencies
like the CIA and FBI.
The Environmental Club will be meeting on Tuesday at lunch in room 361. Please come with your friends and join in on
Coming to Santa Maria Joint Union School District, “West Side Story!” A first ever ALL District Musical at our
Performing Art Center! Can you Sing? Dance? Act? Or want to learn how? …We want you! Want to be part of
something BIG? …We want you! We’re casting 15+ students from each school! …and We want you!
(Rehearsal Transportation will be provided). Auditions For:
Santa Maria High Students @ Ethel Pope Theatre- Mon, Sept 30th @ 2:15pm
Pioneer Valley Students @ Performing Arts Center- Wed, Oct 2nd @ 3:15pm
Righetti & Delta Students @ Righetti Drama Rm 403- Thurs, Oct 3rd @ 3:15pm
Prepare for Auditions with an a cappella “West Side Story” song and clothes to dance in. See Mr. Goldin, Ms. Goldin or
Ms. Washington for additional details.
Santa Maria High School – Go, Saints!