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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 .

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To download the February Newsletter, click below

Congratulations Cap Wrestlers

Joe Gutierrez and David Ortega took 1st place in the PAL tournament and Joel Avalos and Marques Evans took 3rd. All 4 student athletes will participate this Friday and Saturday at Independence high school for the CCS tournament. Make sure you all wish them luck.

Superintendent search information...

Help the Board of Trustees find our next Superintendent. Participate in the community input process. Learn more HERE

Support Capuchino Drama

Support Capuchino Drama

Cap Dancers Performing in Dance Festival!

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Parent Project Classes are Free

See the attachment for free classes for parents sponsored by the Parent Project. Topic include communication with students, how to help child with school, drug/alcohol prevention and others.

Posted by: Margarita Navarro
Published: 2/27/15

Middle College Fall 2015 applications available; apply now!

Attention sophomores and juniors!

     San Mateo Middle College, a high school program for juniors and seniors in the San Mateo Union High School District, is accepting applications for Fall 2015. The application deadline is March 25. Capuchino students interested in the program can contact their guidance counselor or the Middle College office for an application.

     Middle College, located at College of San Mateo, includes 60 students who take a combination of high school and college classes. The students, who prefer not to attend a traditional high school campus, demonstrate the potential maturity to cope with the freedom of the college environment.

     Current MCHS graduates are attending University of San Francisco, UCLA, UC Berkeley, San Jose State, UC Davis and CSM. 
     Students are recommended for admission by parents and school staff. Other application procedures include student testing, an information meeting, and interviews with students and parents. 
     For more information, contact Principal Greg Quigley at 574-6101 or middlecollege@smuhsd.org or visit www.collegeofsanmateo.edu/middlecollege.

Posted by: Greg Quigley
Published: 2/9/15

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.



Today: 3/3/15

Checklist for Grade Level Programming:

Current 11th Graders (Seniors for next year)

  • Keep program competitive for the 4-Year colleges & universities
  • Continue with all 2-year IB courses
  • Make up any D or F courses for CAP graduation and/or ...more

Flyer for Fundraiser at Pasta Pomodoro

Come support our Capuchino Drama Boosters on March 5th! Please bring flyer with you.

For flyer, CLICK HERE

4/6 Special Board Study Session on Stadium Lights

Save the Date! On April 6th, help the Board of Trustees start the dialog on the important topic of stadium lights. Learn the details at www.smuhsd.org/stadiumlights.

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.

Student Safety News

This fall we've introduced students and staff to the new county-wide safety protocol, known as The Big FIVE

On 9/24 during our AST period, we introduced students to the Big FIVE and went over our emergency procedures in a video that you can view HERE . On 10/8 we went over Lockdown and a "Think on Your Feet" response to the presence of a violent intruder. On 10/17, we'll be taking part in a National campaign called The Great Shake Out, practicing our earthquake response and evacuation procedures.

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.

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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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