The Friday FINALE!

The Week of November 4 - November 8

Important Events the Week of Nov. 4 - Nov. 8

Monday - November 4: Odd Periods

  • Homework Club 3pm-5pm (Library)
  • Math Tutoring 3pm-4:30pm (Library)

Tuesday - November 5: Even Periods

Wednesday - November 6: PLC Day (Periods 1-6) 9:00am start

  • Homework Club 3pm-5pm (Library)
  • Math Tutoring 3pm-4:30pm (Library)

Thursday - November 7: Odd Block Office Hours

  • Homework Club 3pm-5pm (Library)
  • Math Tutoring 3pm-4:30pm (Library)

Friday - November 8: Even Block Office Hours

October Positive Principal Referrals

Congratulations to all of our Sharks who earned a Positive Principal Referral during the month of October. Thank you for Being a Shark!

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Be a shark
Quarter 1 Honor Roll

Eligibility for Honor Roll: 3.0 Weighted GPA with no D's or F's on Report Card


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Important School Announcements

SBAC Practice Tests Available to ALL students

Students can use the SBAC practice site to take practice and training tests. Some questions require you to select one answer; others require you to type a short answer, draw a picture, or complete another type of open-ended task. Following the steps below and start familiarize yourself with state testing.
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College & Career Kickoff Recap

Santiago College Kickoff and Fair 2019

ASVAB Results - Juniors

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Baseball Tryout

Baseball tryouts are Nov.18th-21st from 3:00-5:00. You must be cleared by the athletic department in order to tryout. Any questions see Coach D in room K104.

Track Tryouts

Track Tryouts are December 14th. You must have athletic clearance completed in the Athletic Office by Dec. 4th. This tryout is for NON Winter Sport Athletes.


The Hugh O’Brien Leadership (HOBY) seminar is an opportunity for a sophomore student to gain valuable leadership skills. The seminar is designed for students who may not be involved with student government but still exhibit leadership qualities and desire to have an impact on their community. It will be held a weekend in June with the dates and location TBD.

Here’s a link to the website:

It is an excellent way for a sophomore student to develop his/her ethical, effective leadership skills.

If you know of a student that meets those qualifications, please have them stop by the counseling center to pick up an application (or have him/her fill out the attached application). Applications are due Friday, November 8th at 3:00 pm in the Counseling Center.

Office Hours Offerings

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Financial Aid Help

The Counselors will be in F107 on Thursdays during office hours to help with financial aid questions. Counselors will also be available at that time to help you answer your questions about college applications. As always, please stop by the counseling office if you have any questions.

Tutoring Opportunities

Dual Enrollment

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College Presentations

If you are interested in attending any of the following College Presentations please stop by the College and Career Center and sign up with Mrs. Wendt.

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo 11/5

Colorado State Univ. - Pueblo 11/7

SCC - Santiago Canyon College 11/18

University of the Pacific 11/21

Instagram Account: @SHS_College_Career

Parents, lets do this together! 11/18 come anytime between 9-12

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Santiago Policies & Procedures

Santiago ID Policy!

Students received their ID card and school issued lanyard at registration. Students either got a student ID card OR an ASB ID card if they purchased ASB membership for the year. All students will be required to visibly wear their Santiago ID DAILY on their Santiago lanyard while on campus. If a student loses or damages their ID card they will be required to get a replacement ID from the Shark Shop. Replacement ID cards cost $5.00 and replacement ASB ID cards cost $10.00.


In order to ensure school safety, drop offs in the front office are limited to ACADEMIC related drop offs. This means that ONLY homework or projects may be left in the office with the receptionist. Items that are not allowed to be dropped off are:

  • Balloons
  • Flowers
  • Money
  • Gifts
  • Food

Thank you in advance for keeping our front office a place of business.

Santiago does NOT allow food delivery services like Uber Eats, Doordash, Grub Hub, etc. on campus during school hours.


Vaping on our campus is a suspendable offense. Currently, e-cigarettes, known as vapes, are the most common tobacco/nicotine products used among teenagers. Teens are using these vaping devices to inhale tobacco, flavored oils, and THC. Our goal is to reduce access and discourage the use on our campus. You can help support us by talking with your child about vaping, keeping an eye out for these products, or monitoring your child’s phone.

Stanford Medicine:


LA Times Article- Op-Ed: Let’s call this youth vaping crisis what it is: A Juuling epidemic:

Vaping not on our campus
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Dress Code

Santiago High School follows the dress code set forth by the CNUSD Board of Trustees. Students in violation of dress code policy will be provided three (3) options to be dressed more to code during the school day.

  1. Students will be asked to put on their own alternative clothing, if already available at school, to be dressed more to code for the remainder of the day.
  2. Students will be provided with temporary school clothing to be dressed more to code for the remainder of the day.
  3. If necessary, students’ parents may be called during the school day to bring alternative clothing for the student to wear for the remainder of the day.

To View CNUSD's Board Policy for Dress Code, CLICK HERE

Tardy Policy

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Attendance Matters at Santiago!

Santiago, in cooperation with CNUSD, is taking steps to ensure students are attending school more regularly. Santiago High School will notify parents/guardians of attendance bi-weekly through our student information system (Q). As always, we encourage you to regularly check Q attendance and report any discrepancies.



  • 3 or more days of school (excused and unexcused absences)
  • No action required from parents/guardians. Parent/Guardian may request a meeting to review attendance.


  • 7 or more days of school (excused and unexcused absences)
  • No action required from parents/guardians. Parent/Guardian may request a meeting to review attendance.


  • 10 or more days of school (excused and unexcused absences)
  • School clerk will contact parents/guardians to attend a mandatory attendance review meeting with the student's school administrator.
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After School Pick Up - 2:30 pm

Attention Parents! Cars will not be allowed on campus for after school pick-up until 2:30 pm. Limiting traffic and visitors on our campus during school hours is a top priority for our safety.


In order to have enough space for our staff in the upper parking lot, Santiago is asking parents to park on the Foothill drop off area when picking up your child, dropping something off, or if you have a scheduled meeting on campus. Curbs have been painted white and it is no longer a red zone. Thank you for your cooperation.

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Parent Resources

CNUSD Parent Center

The CNUSD Parent Center offers various resources to support our families. Click on the link below to find events and activities that are offered.

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Twitter @CounselingSHS_

Instagram @CounselingSHS_

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Care Solace

  • Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24x7 concierge line meant to assist individuals in finding local mental health-related programs and counseling services.
  • To use Care Solace, individuals answer ten basic questions in order to receive an extensive list of referrals to applicable care providers. Care Solace takes into account all types of private insurance including Medi-Cal, Medicaid, and Medicare and those that have no insurance. The system also filters by age, gender, zip code, and special request.
  • Care Solace is now available for use by CNUSD students, staff, and families at no cost. Please note, this service is an optional resource available by choice and is not mandatory in any way. Care Solace does not require a user’s name, address, phone number, or date of birth.


Santiago Counseling Intervention Resources


Parents and students please make sure you have returned last years textbooks. Students who do not return textbooks will have an obligation on their student account and will not receive any on or off campus privileges such as off campus passes, homecoming tickets, etc.

About us

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