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Saturday, September 21
Coastal Cleanup Day, 9am - noon
College Fall Fest, Barnum Hall, 9am-12:30pm Download the College Fall Fest Agenda >

Tuesday, September 24
Hispanic Heritage Month Flower Making workshop, during lunch
PTSA Meeting: “Drug & Alcohol Awareness Presentation"
, Cafeteria, 7pm

Wednesday, September 25
Meeting for students interested in being Tech Support for Fall Play, Humanities Center at lunch

Thursday, September 26
Samo Fest, BB Courts, Track, Field, 5 - 8pm

Friday, September 27
End of Grading Period 1
V Football v Godinez HS, 7:00pm

Monday, September 30
NO SCHOOL - Local Holiday

Tuesday, October 1
Roaring 20’s Homecoming Week

Wednesday, October 2
Roaring 20’s Homecoming Week
Homecoming Carnival,
10am - noon
Homecoming Dance Guest Passes due

Thursday, October 3
Roaring 20’s Homecoming Week
Homecoming Parade

Friday, October 4
Roaring 20’s Homecoming Week
Mini-Grant Applications Due
Homecoming Game & Parade

Saturday, October 5
Mock ACT/SAT, 8:00am - 1:00pm
Homecoming Dance,
South Gym, 7:30pm

Wednesday, October 9
NO SCHOOL - Local Holiday

Thursday, October 10
College Fair, South Gym & Cafeteria, 5-9:30pm

Friday, October 11
Club Row, Innovation, 12:30pm
Wellness Lunchtime Activity, Main Quad, 12:30pm
Orchestra Concert: An Enchanting Evening of Music & Film, Barnum Hall, 7pm, Tickets >
V Football at Hawthorne, 7pm

Monday, October 14
AAPSSSG Meeting, Library, 6pm

Tuesday, October 15
School Site Council Meeting, 4pm
Pasta Night, Staff Cafeteria, 6pm

Wednesday, October 16
PSAT Testing, 8:30am - 1:00pm
Reflections Applications due by 3:00pm

Thursday, October 17
Parent Tour, Cafeteria, 11:30am

Friday, October 18
V Football vs. Lawndale, SMC, 7pm

Sunday, October 20
Girls Soccer Bake Sale, Main St. Farmer's Market

Friday, October 25
Coffee with the Principal, Staff Cafeteria, 9:30am
V Football at Beverly Hills HS, 7pm

Tuesday, October 29
Band Fall Concert, Barnum Hall

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Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 21

Excited to see EVERYBODY - Admin, students, teachers, and staff at the 30th Annual Beach Cleanup this Saturday from 9am - noon. We will meet at Lifeguard Station 20, straight down Pico/Bay Street. Bring gloves and buckets or bags if you have them.

Roaring 20’s Homecoming Week October 1st - 4th

Get excited for our Roaring 20's Homecoming Week!
The Homecoming carnival is on October 3rd during lunch, the Homecoming Parade is on October 4th during halftime at SMC, and finishing up the week is the Homecoming Dance on Saturday, October 5th!
Homecoming Dance Guest Passes
Do you want to bring someone to homecoming who does not go to Samohi? Guest passes are now available in your house office! Pick them up today! Guest passes are due Wednesday, October 2nd to the S House Office, L200.

Samohi's 33rd Annual College Fair, October 10th, 6:00 - 8:00pm

Samohi's 33rd Annual College Fair will take place on Tuesday, October 10, 2019 from 6:00-8:00pm. The College Fair will be located in both the South Gym and the Cafeteria. The College Fair is open to all students. Learn more >


Reflections is here and we have something to prove!
As the home of the 2018 State winner of the Film category, Samohi is poised to compete again for an esteemed Reflections award.
There will be an information session held in the Library at lunch on 10/2/19.
Download the application packet here, or they are available in all house offices. Applications and submissions are due OCTOBER 16, 2019 by 3:00 pm in the Administration office in the Reflections mailbox.

Applications for Club Mini Grants

Attention Samohi clubs and faculty: PTSA Mini Grant applications are now being accepted for Fall Semester. Mini Grants are designed so that clubs and organizations which do not receive funding from the PTSA or have regular fundraising activities, may apply for awards up to $250 each for activities that have educational and/or community value here at Samohi. Club leaders, if you have a great idea you have been wondering how to fund, please ask your faculty advisor for an application form and apply today! Applications are due October 4th at 4 p.m.

Teen Talk Mentors Wanted

Are you interested in becoming a peer mentor for Teen Talk? We are looking for committed students that think they would be a good fit to provide social-emotional support to other peers through the Teen Talk app. Being a Teen Talk mentor will build your resume and looks great for college applications. To participate, you must be selected and submit an application by Monday, September 30 at 1pm. To find out more about the application and training process, please visit Email Leeron at with additional questions.

Message from Superintendent Dr. Ben Drati: Importance of Attendance

While September is Attendance Awareness Month, our district's pledge is to create a culture of showing up every day of every month. We know that achievement and student success are inextricably linked to attendance. The leadership and staff at SMMUSD are dedicated to ongoing communication, support and encouragement around the importance of attendance.
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FREE SAT & PSAT Tests October 16

SAT and PSAT tests will be administered to ALL Samohi students on campus on Wednesday, October 16th . We will be on a minimum day schedule to support testing for all students. The tests are FREE! This is a wonderful way to demonstrate college and career readiness. Be watching for more details about this important day.

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