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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
May 4
AP Testing starts - Go to this page for schedule  AP Webpage
May 5
Baseball Varsity @ SLV  - 4:00 pm
Baseball JV Home vs SLV  - 4:00 pm
Softball Var/JV Home vs SLV - 4:00 pm
May 6
Soquel High Fund Meeting - 6:30 pm - Library
Lacrosse @ RLS 4:00 pm
May 7
Track SCCAL Trials @ Aptos 4:00 pm
Softball Var/JV @ Aptos - 4:00 pm
May 8
Spring Musical - Fiddler on the Roof - 7:30 pm MU Room - See Below for more
Baseball Var Home vs Harbor 4:00 pm
Baseball JV @ Harbor - 4:00 pm
Lacrosse @ Hollister - 4:00 pm
May 9
Spring Musical - Fiddler on the Roof - 7:30 pm MU Room - See Below for more
Track - SCCAL Championships @ Santa Cruz
Sunday May 10 Spring Musical - Fiddler on the Roof - Special Sunday Matinee 3:00 pm
Saturday May 16 SOMU Spring Dinner Concert - 6-9 pm in MU Room - more to follow
Friday June 12 Graduation Ceremory 12 noon in Stadium
Featured Items

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival has announced that Patrick Pulpan and Sara Narragon will be attending the Summer Seminar, 2015, in Ashland, OR  They will travel to Ashland, OR to be at the Summer Seminar for two weeks in July and will see all of the offerings at Oregon Shakespeare Festival as well as participate in theatre training. Marissa Carr, a SHS student, who went to the seminar last year, will be returning as a senior counselor. Patrick and Sara were selected to round out the nationwide attendees, as only 65 are selected. Marissa is one of 8 returning "semmies" to assist with the program. Congratulations to Marissa, Patrick and Sara.

Information about Common Core Testing is now available click here to read more at the

Santa Cruz City Schools Homepage


Sample Tests and more information on upcoming testing for 10th and 11th Graders -

Click Here

 Graduation News
Tickets for Grad Night are now $150 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.
Grad Night Fundraiser
Jewelry Fundraiser just in time for Prom, Graduation, and Wedding Season!
go to the link and scroll down. You must order for Prom by May 20th. The Fundraiser ends on
May 30th. Grad Night Link
Quick Escape Parking
We have designated the lot near the Tennis court for the Quick Escape Parking for only $10.65. Prepaid tickets available only on Paypal. Price doubles the day of Graduation in CASH. Read more details at the Quick Escape Parking link.
Handicap Parking
There are a limited number of parking spaces for Handicap, There is no cost but you must reserve your space in advance. Please contact Cheryl in the main office for details at 429-3909 x129.
Flower Leis
You can purchase a Leis for graduation that are really beautiful and will add a nice touch to pictures. The preorder price is $25. More information and the paypal link is available at this link: Graduation Leis
To Purchase Apparel scroll to the very bottom of the page for the link

  Knights of the Square Stage Presents a Spring Musical

"Fiddler on the Roof"

Fiddler on the Roof is set in the small Jewish village of Anatevka, Russia, in 1905 and is concerned primarily with the efforts of Tevye, a dairyman, his wife, Golde, and their five daughters to cope with their harsh existence under Tsarist rule.

Memorable songs bring this musical  To Life!  With Tradition, Sunrise Sunset, Matchmaker, Sabbath Prayer and Anatevka; as a member of the audience, you will be able to bask in the warmth of the glow of this heartwarming musical.

Performances-May  8, 9, 2015-7:30 PM and May  10, 2015-3 PM

General Admission-$12 - Seniors/ASB/VAPA students-$10 - Special Sunday Matinee $6

See Maggie Kline, Director, Soquel High School, 429-3909 x158 for information

Mazera Cox-Goulter, Musical Director

Tickets available at the door


Comments from patrons:

The audience loved the performance including a 3 year old girl who decided to dance in the aisle to the music. More comments were "The students are great!" - "The singing is wonderful!"-  "The Band is Super!" -  "You will feel like this is done at Cabrillo or even a professional production."


 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 assessment 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. 

yearbook buy

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

Current Price is $85.

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

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.


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





We have a new way to get Soquel High Apparel, you choose what you want and My Locker will sent it to you directly. They offer a discount starting at a quantity of  6 or more of the same item but they can be different sizes and have different personalization. Additional discount applies at quantities of 12,18,24 etc. Connect with your friends and receive a bigger discount. The apparel includes T-Shirts, Sweatshirts, Jackets, Beannies, Blankets and much more. If you don't see what you want or need help, contact Janet at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for  help. Click on the picture above or the link below to go directly to their website with all the Soquel High Logos, inlcuding the cartoon guy.

Click Here for Apparel Website

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