Posted May. 13, 2016, 12:30 pm
The Santa Monica High School Jazz program put on award-winning performances at the Westlake High School Jazz Festival Saturday, May 7.
Posted May. 6, 2016, 12:36 pm
Santa Monica High School has been formally accredited as a California Democracy School by the Los Angeles County Office of Education at a presentation held at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley on April 30, 2016.
Oscar-winning Guest Conductor Michael Giacchino will be Conducting the Samohi Symphony Orchestra concert Tomorrow
Posted Apr. 28, 2016, 2:51 pm
Oscar-winning Guest Conductor Michael Giacchino will be conducting the Samohi Symphony Orchestra concert on Friday evening.
Posted Apr. 26, 2016, 10:03 am
U.S. News and World Report has ranked Malibu and Santa Monica high schools in the top 120 schools in California, with rankings of 53 and 112, respectively, both in higher position from last year.
Posted Apr. 8, 2016, 4:24 pm
Three baseball players from the Santa Monica High School baseball team have been suspended for one week and six baseball games after allegedly smoking marijuana during a baseball tournament in San Diego, according to several sources who spoke directly with The Mirror.
Posted Apr. 2, 2016, 8:00 am
“54 years ago a 15-year-old girl asked me to the ‘Cotton n’ Cord’ dance. Can you believe it: she kept the gold Cambell’s box with corsage all these years…. And I kept her!” Fred Allard – SAMOHI Alumni. Fred remains happily married to the then-15-year-old girl, Kathy.
Posted Mar. 18, 2016, 1:25 pm
Santa Monica High School's Awesome Electric Car.
Posted Mar. 17, 2016, 12:18 pm
Santa Monica High School found success in All CIF soccer teams with several students making the sports grade to be selected.
Posted Feb. 24, 2016, 1:52 pm
Santa Monica High School’s (Samohi) Ben Ross has been named as one of 60 Presidential Scholar in the Arts candidates as part of the 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.
Posted Feb. 10, 2016, 10:40 am
A team of local scouts has transformed Samohi tennis courts, bringing them up to a stunning standard.
Posted Feb. 5, 2016, 12:18 pm
Students and parents in Santa Monica are preparing to rally support for the one thing that is closest to their hearts; a sports field at the Civic Center.
Posted Jan. 27, 2016, 10:40 am
Brock on Your Block: Phil Brock gets up close with SAMOHI Basketball coach, James Hecht.
Posted Dec. 21, 2015, 7:10 am
Three Santa Monica High School music students hit a high note when after years of dedicated practice and passion, they were selected from among thousands of students nationwide to perform with the 2015 National Association for Music Education (NAFME) All-National Honor Ensembles.
Posted Dec. 8, 2015, 10:08 am
Hard work and determination paid off for John Adams Middle School students participating on the mock trial team finishing in the top 12 of 52 teams, in a recent County-wide competition sponsored by the Constitutional Rights Foundation (CRF).
Posted Nov. 19, 2015, 10:31 am
Four temporary crossing guards are now stationed at the Samohi Michigan Avenue and 7th Street crossing during peak drop off and pick up times, as of Monday, Nov. 16, while a more permanent solution to traffic concerns can be determined. It is to address parent and staff safety concerns following the recent conversion to one way streets.
Posted Nov. 14, 2015, 10:23 am
The City of Santa Monica has arranged for four temporary crossing guards to be stationed a the Samohi Michigan Avenue and 7th Street crossing during peak drop off and pick up times, beginning on Monday while a more permanent solution to traffic concerns can be determined.
Posted Oct. 27, 2015, 10:11 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District and City of Santa Monica are asking for the community to support efforts to tackle the teen mental health issues by casting their vote for The Thrive Center at Samohi in this year’s LA2050 contest.
Posted Oct. 14, 2015, 10:53 am
What do Abraham Lincoln, William Faulkner, Conrad Hilton, and Bill Nye all have in common? They were all postmasters, officers of the United States in charge of running an entire post office.
Sports, Samohi, Santa Monica, Santa Monica High School, High School, Brock On Your Block, Beach Volleyball
Posted Oct. 8, 2015, 9:53 am
Host Phil Brock talks to Santa Monica High School Boys Beach Volleyball coach Kurt Schwengel, and members of their championship team, about the success of their inaugural year.
Posted Sep. 23, 2015, 9:38 am
The three-story-high building cost $55 million and took several years to build and was part of a bond by voters in 2006 to update the Santa Monica and Malibu campuses.
Posted Sep. 9, 2015, 9:54 am
Santa Monica High School Vikings went through various drills as they prepared for the first game of the season on September 4. New coach Ramsey Lambert talked about his expectations of the season ahead.
Posted Aug. 28, 2015, 9:04 am
Ramsey Lambert has been all over the map when it comes to coaching football at the high school and college level, but his latest stop is in Santa Monica. The new Vikings head coach already has an experienced squad to work with this season.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 9:21 am
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) is planning improvements to both Santa Monica High School (Samohi) and Olympic High School and has released the Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) inspection and sampling reports for materials that will be removed during the planned demolition and modernization on both campuses.
Posted Jul. 20, 2015, 9:47 am
The SMMUSD Board of Education approved the appointments of two new Santa Monica High School house principals at its July 15 regular meeting. Julie Markussen and Steve Sharmokh began in their new roles effective July 16.
Posted Jun. 26, 2015, 9:33 am
Santa Monica High School celebrated the graduation of its 678 seniors earlier this month during its “Greekin’ the Nite Away” Grad Night on June 4.