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Welcome! Please take a few moments to get to know Soquel High School and our website, which can put you in touch with the extraordinary opportunities at SHS.

The Academics section contains information on course offerings including a variety of AP courses, the renowned Humanities Academy, and the Green Manufacturing, Engineering, and Construction (gMEC) Academy. Peruse the Counseling section of this website for college entrance information, testing dates, and scholarship opportunities. The Performing Arts section details the Soquel High award-winning Jazz Band, comprehensive ceramics studio, and drama programs such as Knights of the Square Stage. Clubs, lunch-time bands, and school spirit are just a few of the things enjoyed by Soquel High students.
For new enrollment paperwork, click here for Santa Cruz City School District Packet.

Calendar of Events
Tuesday Mar 24
ELAC Meeting - 5:30 - 7:00 pm in the MU Room
Humanities Academy Testing, 8th Graders, Room 103 - 4 to 5:30 - see below
Softball @ Santa Cruz JV/Varsity 4:00 pm
Boys Volleyball @ Mt. Madonna 6:30 pm
Golf vs St. Francis @ DeLaveaga 3:30 pm
Baseball Varsity Home vs Santa Cruz 4:00 pm
Baseball JV @ Santa Cruz 4:00 pm
Lacrosse Home vs Aptos 6:30 pm
Wednesday Mar 25
Humanities Academy Testing, 8th Graders, Room 103 - 4 to 5:30 - see below
Softball Home vs St. Francis Varsity 3:30 pm
Thursday Mar 26
Humanities Academy Testing, 8th Graders, Room 103 - 4 to 5:30 - see below
Golf vs Santa Cruz @ DeLaveaga 3:30 pm
Track Home @ Aptos 4:00 pm
Boys Volleyball Home vs Harbor 5:00 pm
Lacrosse Home vs Christopher 7:00 pm
Friday Mar 27
Goodwill Trailer - Donations accepted 9 am to 3 pm-parking lot near Tennis Cts.
Swim Home vs St Francis 4:00 pm
Baseball Varsity @ St. Francis 4:00 pm
Baseball JV Home vs St. Francis 4:00 pm
Saturday Mar 28
Last Day to order Yearbooks at $80 go to jostens.com
Goodwill Trailer - Donations accepted 9 am to 3 pm-parking lot near Tennis Cts.
Sunday
Mar 29

Goodwill Trailer - Donations accepted 9 am to 3 pm-parking lot near Tennis Cts.

Mon-Fri
Mar 30 to
April 3

Spring Break - NO School

Friday
May 1
11th Annual Golf Tournament - 12 noon Registration - see more below
Spring Musical - Fiddler on the Roof - 1st Performance 7:30 pm
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Mr SHS!
And the winner is Cade Gotthardt. Congratulations to Cade and thanks to all who participated and helped with this fun and enjoyable event, especially Ms. Kline and Ms. Dawson. If you got a picture of the winner or other photo,  please send it to Janet at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
This year's fine contestants where Matt Davidson, Jordan Cohn, Connor Williams, Cade Gotthardt, Teddy Parelius, Armin Jorgenson, Aaron Del Carlo, and Chris Cruz.
 
This year's show was brought to you by Knights of the Square Stage, Soquel High ASB, and the Graduating Class of 2015. Thanks everyone for a great show.  Stay classy!
 
 

Humanities Academy for 8th Graders

 

New Brighton and Shoreline Middle Schools will be assessed at their own school sites.

Soquel High will host three assessments (3/24, 3/25 and 3/26) in Room 103 from 4 to 5:30 pm. Students must only attend one of these dates; no need to RSVP. These assessment dates are only open to our non-feeder school students like Twin Lakes, Gateway, Good Shepherd, etc.

Students should come prepared with binder paper and 2 pencils.

Read more about the Humanities Academy  go to Humanities Academy Page

Goodwill Trailer Fundraiser

The Goodwill Donation trailer will be in the lower parking lot on March 27, 28 & 29th to collect items. Please bring your stuff because we want it! All proceeds benefit the Soquel Music Foundation Fill the truck and we receive $1000! Donate gently used clothes, household goods, sporting goods, books, working electronics, etc. Please no furniture or large items. Trailer will be open from 9am-3pm, each day. Thank you for your support. For further info or questions, please contact Betsy @ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Please Read the letter from the County of Santa Cruz about measles in English
 
 Por favor lea la carta del Condado de Santa Cruz sobre el Sarampion  Haga Click Aqui
 

Attention Seniors

Attention Seniors who plan or may attend Cabrillo College this Fall 2015. Click on the link to go to the page with instructions and deadlines to qualify for Running Start which is Cabrillo's priority registration. Get started now as their are a few steps to complete. The first assement is February 3rd. Please see Ms. Banks at break, lunch or after school in Homework Club on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays if you need assistance. 

Grad Night Tickets 

Tickets for Grad Night are now $125 per student until May 22 - No Tickets will be sold after this date. Purchase them before the deadline or you will be left out. Learn more by going to this link.   

 
 Soquel High 11th Annual Golf Tournament
Honoring Bob Lee
Friday, May 1, 2015
12:00 registration 1:00 shotgun start
Entry fee of $150 includes greens fees and cart, sack lunch, contest prizes, and dinner
Sign up to play or be a sponsor!  Sponsors can designate any program or sport to receive 90% of their sponsorship money. Go to soquelhighfund.org  at this link Registration and Sponorship

or contact Shannon at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

yearbook buy

Order your yearbook directly from Jostens. Click on the picture above.

Current Price is $80.

Senior Ads available for purchase through March 28th click on the picture for the link.

Your can also place an ad for your student by going direct to Jostens.com (Like a baby picture or good job son from Mom and Dad, etc.)  If you place your ad now it will be easier to pay for over time by using one of the payment plans.

Check out payment plans - click here

 
TRAFFIC DELAYS Started
Soquel Creek Water District will be replacing piping along Soquel Drive from 41st Avenue to Porter Street/Old San Jose Road starting in mid-March. Traffic control and partial road closures affecting Soquel Drive will be in effect through August 2014 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This will include one-lane limitations and no left-hand turns at times. The area will be subject to traffic delays of up to 15 minutes on Soquel Drive and some adjoining cross streets. Up-to-date information on road closures is available at sccroadclosure.org. Project information is available at soquelcreekwater.org.

ATTENDANCE POLICY
Assistant Principal Craig Miller reminds parents and students to review the attendance policy so there is no confusion or disappointment over students' status. Click here for a summary, or read the full policy

OLD YEARBOOKS STILL AVAILABLE

If interested, go to the link below to see if the yearbook you want is available. Read the instructions carefully before you purchase.

http://soquelhs.net/home/Alumni/past-yearbooks-for-sale

Library - Please remember to use the link to Amazon at the top of the Library's home page Library Giving Page when ordering from Amazon. When you use this link to Amazon you will help the Library earn up to 10% of your purchases. (Currently this is our library's only revenue source.) Also the Libary is part of the Amazon Smile Foundation by click on this Link:   Amazon Smile

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