8
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School leader:  Yvonne Shiu
506 North Delaware Street
San Mateo, CA 94401-1700

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
  • Sports
    Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cross country, Football...
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13 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 05, 2013
San Mateo High has returned to its glory days as the school that produces exceptional students. Academics are varied and challenging, with many choices for students of all abilities. Facilities are up-to-date, thanks to the recent state-of-the-art... more

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Submitted by a student · November 01, 2013
I always thought I was going to attend Burlingame or SI, never considering this "performing arts school." After my mom made me visit, I knew this was home. SM has the best staff, the best students, the best spirit (duh) and the best heart. Not... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 29, 2013
I agree completely with the last reviewer. My son is a Sophomore at San Mateo High School and loves it there. He loves the welcoming atmosphere at the school, as well as the amazing school spirit. The teachers he has had the last 2 years have... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 28, 2013
San Mateo High School is truly a gem! From its excellent academics (Most AP Classes in the district, National Merit Scholars every year, kids getting into top colleges like Harvard, Stanford , MIT etc.), to its incredible performing arts, biotech... more

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Last modified: December 8, 2015
Last modified San Mateo High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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