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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 Sept 30
Picture Make-up Day - MU starting at Break through Lunch

Girl's Volleyball Home vs. Harbor JV 5:15/Var 6:30 pm

Boy's Water Polo vs. Santa Cruz JV 7:00/Var 6:00 pm at Cabrillo

Girls Tennis @ Aptos 4:00pm

Girls Water Polo @ Santa Cruz JV 5:00/Var 4:00 pm

Wednesday Oct 1
Soquel High Fund Meeting 6:30 pm in the Library - All Welcome
Thursday Oct 2
Girl's Volleyball @ Aptos JV 5:15/Var 6:30 pm

Boy's Water Polo vs Palma @ Watsonville JV 5:00/Var 5:00 pm 

Girls Tennis @ Harbor 4:00pm

Girls Water Polo vs Hollister @ Cabrillo  JV 7:00/Var 6:00 pm

Cross Country Home vs Aptos 4:00 pm

Friday Oct 3
Football @ Menlo School  @ Sequoia High - JV 4:30/Var 7:00
Tuesday Oct 7
Pizza My Heart Fundraiser - 41st Ave -4 to 9 pm - mention Track/Cross Country
Friday Oct 10
Football @ Kings Academy - JV 5:00/Var 7:30 pm
Blood Drive - Upper Gym - 8:00 am to 3 pm
Friday Oct 17
Football @ Home vs Aptos - JV 5:00/Var 7:30 pm
Sat-Sun Nov1-2
FFA Hosts SC Orchid Show - TBD
Saturday Nov 8
Knights of the Square Stage Performance - 7:30 pm Play TBD
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Thanks to all of the amazing volunteers -- including parents, students, and staff--who worked to make Homecoming 2014 a success.  Additionally, thank you to all who contributed financially, from float supplies to decorations to dance refreshments.  SHS and the floats all looked terrific.


  Congratulations to the entire court:  Nikki Baker & Mikey Threet, Carla Diaz & Joe Martin, Natalie Diaz & Cade Gotthardt, Hannah Frankl & Matt Hohmann, and Alli Walters & Ramon Zambrano, and a special congrats to Matt Hohmann & Hannah Frankl, king and queen for 2014.  Finally, the juniors, class of 2016, have retained their float building title with their Jungle Book themed float.  Well done, everyone!



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The Soquel High Fund would like to send a heartfelt thank you to our generous golf tournament sponsors and donors
Platinum Sponsors: Santa Cruz County AT&T Stores, Pacific Coast Fire Inc., Interior Vision Flooring and Design, American Pacific Mortgage
Gold Sponsors: True North/Tailwind, Archway Insurance, AT&T California, Burr Pilger Mayer Inc., Caren Spencer: Monterey Bay Properties, Dynamic Forms, LB Construction, Matt Fidiam Family, Robert Gallucci Attorney at Law, Aldo's Harbor Restaurant, Fournier, McDermott & Lamb: Bill McDermott, North Bay Ford, The Lamacchia Family, Lancaster and Burns Construction, Ow Properties, Pacific Coast Manor, The Fidiam Family, RCS Innovations, Santa Cruz County Bank, Luke's Organics
Silver Sponsors: Richard Wygant: Monterey Bay Properties, The Elizer Family
Bronze Sponsors: Dynamic Office and Accounting Solutions, P6R Project 5 Research
Donors: The McDermott Family, Polar Bear Ice Cream, Cafe El Palomar, Aldo's Harbor Restauant, O'Neill Surf Shop, William Scherer Photography, Threet Family, Susoy Family, K Wine and Spirits, California Classic Sail, Coors, Beccaria and Weber Real Estate, Capitola Reef, Santa Cruz Golf Academy

This fundraiser takes a lot of manpower and the Fund is so grateful to the following people for stepping up to lend a hand:
Chairperson Jenni Strecker-Langenberg, Donna Mosich, Pam Galiardi, Gigi Pulpan, Richard Wygant, Shawna Griffith, Lisa Seeger, Caroll Basile, Patty LaMacchia, Juli McDermott,  Michelle Bradley, Diana Susoy, Janet Edwards, Shannon and Matt Fidiam, Devon Linneman, Caren Spencer, Jenni Deeter, Susan Meek, Bonnie Keet, Dave Osterhoudt, Stu Walters, and Joe Lucia

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.

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


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



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Order your yearbook directly from Jostens.

Check out payment plans - click here


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.) 

Soquel High Apparel

Wear school pride! The Soquel High items shown below are for sale. The logo on the T-shirt was designed by Hannah Selden from Soquel High. Apparel is available for sale during Picture Day, Freshman Orientation, Back to School Night, and at home football games. Plush Blanket Throws are available mid-September. To order, email or call Rachel Frankl  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it You may also call 831-476-5133. Please make out checks to Soquel High Fund. For pricing, click here.


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