Posted Jan. 30, 2015, 9:03 am
Celebrating the 100th year of the Santa Monica High School Band Program, the Samohi Wind Ensemble will present the third annual “Bands at the Broad” benefit concert and silent auction this Tuesday, Feb. 3.
Posted Jan. 29, 2015, 8:15 am
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified's middle and high school students will showcase their work at the District’s annual visual art show this week at Roberts Arts Gallery.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:51 am
Santa Monica High School sophomore Zoe Parcells has been appointed to Jane Goodall Institute’s 2015 National Youth Leadership Council.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 10:02 am
A Santa Monica High School freshman baseball coach has been diagnosed with measles, but it is unlikely any of the coach’s players have caught the highly contagious virus, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Posted Jan. 19, 2015, 9:36 am
Following new State Senator Ben Allen’s community swearing-in Saturday night at Barnum Hall on the Santa Monica High School campus, Mayor Kevin McKeown presented Allen with a commendation from the City Council and a symbolic gift signifying Santa Monica’s high regard for the Samohi graduate and former school board member.
Posted Dec. 5, 2014, 8:36 am
The Santa Monica Symphony performs Beethoven’s spectacular “Ninth Symphony,” with internationally acclaimed soloists and chorus singing the “Ode to Joy,” in celebration of the Symphony’s 70th anniversary this Sunday, Dec. 7.
Posted Nov. 16, 2014, 9:41 am
Santa Monica High School held a college signing celebration Saturday night for four of its senior athletes.
Posted Nov. 8, 2014, 9:05 am
Earlier this week, the Santa Monica High School girls softball squad received their CIF championship rings from the 2014 season. The team took home the CIF Division 4 Championship title on May 30.
Posted Oct. 21, 2014, 9:58 am
Santa Monica High School staff and students are committed to keeping teens safe on the road. They are asking everyone 14 and older to go to www.celebratemydrive.com once a day, every day now through Oct. 24.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 9:10 am
Santa Monica High School students Celia Daggy and Christopher Pak have been named to the 2014 NAfME All-National Honor Symphony Orchestra sponsored by the National Association for Music Education (NAfME).
Posted Oct. 13, 2014, 9:28 am
Hundreds of students and parents are expected to attend the 28th annual Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District College Fair at Santa Monica High School this Tuesday, Oct. 14.
Posted Oct. 8, 2014, 9:38 am
This Friday night at the Santa Monica High School halftime of the homecoming game at Santa Monica College's Corsair Field, the Samohi varsity water polo teams will be participating in one of the longest traditions in Samohi history: running green.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 8:13 am
The Galley restaurant in Santa Monica has announced its 6th Annual Home Run for Kids Softball Game to benefit the non-profit organization No Limits. It will take place Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014 at the Santa Monica High School baseball field.
Posted Aug. 18, 2014, 9:37 am
Santa Monica teen Cecilia Brine recently returned home after working on an archaeological dig at the Roman City of Pollentia, in the Mediterranean island of Mallorca, one of the most important Roman cities in the days of the Republic and the Empire.
Posted Aug. 4, 2014, 9:30 am
Commencing this Wednesday are the 2014 Pan Pacific Para-Swimming Championships, the most prestigious meet of the year for swimmers who are Paralympic-eligible.
Posted Jun. 14, 2014, 9:00 am
The Santa Monica High School’s softball team took home the CIF Division 4 Championship title on May 31. With a team of 17 girls, the accomplishment was no easy feat.
Posted Jun. 13, 2014, 9:14 am
The Samohi Alumni Association’s 25th Annual All-Class Picnic takes place this Saturday, June 14 from 11 am to 2 pm in the Quad at Santa Monica High School. All Samohi graduates are welcome.
Posted Jun. 2, 2014, 8:29 am
When it comes to inspirational football films, “Rudy” is often the gold standard. Here in Santa Monica, the City’s namesake high school has a “Rudy” of its own, and his name is Matthew Tapia. The 18-year-old-senior is the subject of short documentary.
Posted May. 25, 2014, 12:00 am
Matt Tapia was born three months premature and, at the time, given a 5 percent chance to survive. His weight at the time of birth: 1.5 pounds.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 5:29 am
Alex Gironda finally has his no-hitter. Behind the senior pitcher's 86-pitch, eight-strikeout, no-hit performance, the Santa Monica High School Vikings defeated the West Covina High School Bulldogs in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs 5-0, Friday afternoon.
Posted May. 23, 2014, 7:26 am
The Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Maestro Guido Lamell, celebrates Memorial Day weekend with “Tango Fantastique” the final concert of its 2013-2014 season.
Posted May. 13, 2014, 10:11 pm
The Ocean League track and field championships were pretty much dead even after the competition ended on Thursday, May 9. And there were plenty of noteworthy performances from school and individuals representing Santa Monica and Westside Los Angeles.
Posted May. 9, 2014, 6:00 am
Eat|See|Hear presents “500 Days of Summer” outdoor movie event at 5:30 pm this Saturday.
Posted May. 6, 2014, 9:07 am
Santa Monica High School senior Ryan Roberts was named the first–place grand prize winner in the classical instrumental category (oboe) at the 26th Annual Music Center Spotlight Awards.
Posted May. 6, 2014, 8:54 am
On the final Monday morning of February 2013, a handful of members of the Westboro Baptist Church took to the streets of Santa Monica and briefly protested in front of Santa Monica High School. The Kansas-based organization believed Samohi’s policy of being accepting of those in the gay and lesbian community was a little too friendly.