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Growth Fund

Interested in making Capuchino the best it can be?

Learn about our Growth Fund Fundraiser and make a difference today!

All proceeds go directly to the support of classroom technology and supplies .

Please donate and support your school!

Or support Capuchino by purchasing an

Engraved Brick Tile!


Donate Here

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IB Summerfest - Next Week

All 11th-12th graders taking at least 1 IB class next year are encouraged to attend the IB Summerfest workshops next week from Monday, June 1st to Thursday, June 4th, 8-3:00 in the Library. 10th graders are also invited to attend.


Students will...

  • Improve note-taking skills

  • Improve writing essays

  • Learn test-prep strategies

  • Learn how to manage your time and manage STRESS!

  • and so much more...

For those students pursuing IB Diploma, you will get a head start or continue working on the CAS & Extended Essay.

Please Sign Up Here: https://docs.google.com/a/smuhsd.org/forms/d/1-gGWhkQWz8QqSVTL5he5zdpXYF8OV8driBloN9PGF2M/viewform


Please contact Ms. Navarro or Ms. Juarez for questions.


May Newsletter

Open the last newsletter of the school year: Capuchino Cares May.pdf

Capuchino Earns Gold Ribbon

Capuchino High School is one of just 193 schools in California to be named a Gold Ribbon School for 2015. Tom Torlakson, State Superintendent, announced the honor last week. For more details, read the California Department of Education's press release HERE


Bell Schedule for 5/18-5/28

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Junior Class Committee needs donations for Senior Dinner & Graduation Reception

Every year the Junior Class parents coordinate and host the reception following Senior Graduation. The Junior Class Committee needs your assistance with donations for both events and volunteers to ...more

Register NOW for GATEPG Summer Enrichment Courses

These courses are open to ALL students
Space is limited, so sign up now !-Use the attached registration link or go to GATEParents.com.
Questions? Contact Kevin Nelson at Knelson@smuhsd.org
GATE ...more

New Students & Incoming 9th Graders - Click Below

For the latest information about enrollment into SMUHSD and programming classes for Capuchino, click here: Incoming Students - 2015/16

The San Mateo Union High School District believes - all students have the right to participate fully in the educational process, free from discrimination and harassment.  These rights are assured to students by CA Education Code Section 200 and Penal Code Section 422.55.



Please see Ms. Mahoney in the main office this week to pick up your locator. Locators not picked up will be mailed home

Note:  Below are possiblereasons that a student might not have been placed in a summer school class

1-signed up for Accelerated Geometry--Approximately 80 students signed up.  There was room for 35 students.

2-Students who were trying to make up a D grade.  Summer School is primarily for credit recovery; students making up failing grades.

Thank you!

Posted by: Shannon Henricks Millard
Published: 5/26/15


Hello all

One of our TOP GRADS was nominated and chosen to be featured on KRON 4 this Thursday, MAY 28th at 5pm.  Please tune in.

Congrats Aiden!!!  We are so proud of you!

Thank you


Posted by: Shannon Henricks Millard
Published: 5/26/15

Summer Opportunites

Attached is a list of many opportunities available to students this summer!  

Do something meaningful this summer!

Your Counseling Team

Posted by: Shannon Henricks Millard
Published: 3/10/15



Today: 5/28/15
8:00 AM Periods 5, 6
1:00 PM Finals Week

Senior Events

  • Leadership Recognition Banquet – Friday, May 15, 5:00pm, Little Theater
  • Senior Dinner, Send Off & Ice Cream Social – Friday, May 15, 6:00pm-7:45pm (6:30 dinner) – For Seniors only: yearbooks/cap/gown distribution, senior capsule & dinner, Cafeteria. 8:00pm- – Senior Send-Off Video for all students, Main Theater
  • Sports Awards Banquet – Monday, May 18, 6:00pm, Main Gym
  • Senior Final Exams – Wed, May 20 – Fri, May 22
  • IB Senior Reception– Thursday, May 21, 4:00-6:00pm, Little Theater & Music Room (to become a casual reception)
  • LPO End of the Year Dinner - Friday, May 22, 7-10pm, Cafeteria
  • Senior Trip – Tuesday, May 26, 8:00am-5:30pm, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (Vallejo, CA)
  • Graduation Rehearsals – Wed, May 27, 8am-12:30pm & Thur, May 28, 8am-12:30pm, Upper Gym/ Stadium Field (Graduation rehearsal is mandatory)
  • Graduation Ceremony – Friday, May 29, 1:00pm, Stadium Field
  • Grad Night – Friday, May 29, evening following graduation

Capuchino Sports Boosters Fireworks Booth Sign-Up's

Please help support our sports programs and athletes!

Leadership News: Featuring the Latest and Greatest at Cap!

Please check out our very own Student Newsletter Featuring all of Cap's Latest and Greatest Happenings!


CLICK HERE for May 2015 Newsletter


Author: Scott Hori

Class of 2015 Grad Night Coming Soon!

Check out our flyer for more info.

For Grad Night Flyer CLICK HERE

For Grad Night Waiver CLICK HERE


Closed Campus

This is a reminder that the Capuchino campus is a closed campus. Students are not to leave from the beginning of a student's first class to the end of that student's last class of the scheduled school day. Students must obtain a Permit to Leave from the Attendance Office to leave campus for any reason during the school day.

In addition, out of bounds areas of campus include the bus loop grass and all fields. Being seen off campus or out of bounds may result in Alternative to Suspension or Saturday School. Thank you for your support.

Visitors on Campus

All visitors entering school grounds on school days between 7:30am and 3:15pm must register at the Main Office. 

Todos los visitantes que entren a la escuela en días escolares entre las 7:30 am y 3:15 pm deben registrarse en la oficina principal.

Student Nutrition Questions? Please click below...

School Policy Update

Below are the guidelines for electronic devices, out of bounds, and dress code policy:
Electronic Devices
Students may have electronic devices in their possession during the school day but the ...more

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