What's Trending at SHS
- Congratulations Class of 2020!
- SHS Office Hours: The Somerville High School Main Office will be open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm this summer. During these hours, you can obtain work permits, request transcripts, and also withdrawals.
- Students requiring work permits please contact Mrs. Favaloro at email@example.com. Fill out the Youth Employment Permit Application and bring it with you during SHS Main Office Hours. Students must follow social distancing protocols and wear a mask.
- Information about the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Message about Advanced Placement Exams
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, there were no in-person AP Exams in 2020. Instead, College Board created 45 minute online exams designed to be taken at home. This website has more details. Please contact your student’s AP teacher or Melanie Kessler at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.
Some students may find it helpful to supplement coursework with Khan Academy, which has courses in Math, Science and Engineering, Computing, Arts and Humanities, and Colleges and Careers. Visit https://www.khanacademy.org to learn more.
Principal's Updates to Students and Families
- Principal's updates: 05/28/2020: Graduation Schedule
- Principal's updates: 05/28/2020: Final Graduation Notice
- Principal's update: 05/2020: Senior Shoutouts in the Somerville Journal.
- Principal's update: 05/11/2020. Grading Policy for Q4.
- Principal's update: 05/05/2020. Senior Class update in all Languages.
- Principal's update: 04/13/2020. Remote Learning.
- Principal's update: 04/10/2020. Template for Weekly Remote Learning Plan.
- Principal's update: 04/05/2020.
- Principal's update: 03/31/2020. Chromebook Distribution.
- DESE Letter to Families: 03/30/2020.
- Principals's Update: 03/27/2020. Third Quarter Grades.
- Principal's Update: 03/23/2020.
- Technology Survey: 03/17/20.
- Principal's Update: 03/14/20.
Somerville High School Building Project
- Has your Career and Technical Education program moved to the Edgerly Building? Learn more.
- CTE Shuttle Bus Schedule to and from Edgerly for 2019-2020. Please note, students may not drive personal vehicles between Edgerly and SHS.
- SHS Building Project Update
- Learn about the new building's Educational Plan in this informational video.
- Visit the SHS Building Project website to learn all about this project.
- Watch construction in real-time through time-lapse photography.
- Flyover Video of what the new Somerville High School campus will look like
- Free breakfast, lunch, and other food resource information can be found here: https://somerville.k12.ma.us/foodresources
- X-2 Aspen Login: https://studentdata.k12.somerville.ma.us/x2sis/logon.do
- The Piper Our student newspaper.
- Join an After School Club or Activity
- SHS Library Website: http://somervillehighlibrary.weebly.com/
- Destiny Library Catalog: https://somerville.follettdestiny.com
- School Nurses: 2019-2020 SHS Nurses are Terri Emens, Maria Tully (ext. 6168 and 6164). School Nursing
- CHA Somerville Teen Connection
- Purchase a Student MBTA Pass. Contact Ms. Allen in room 235 for more information.
- SFLC School Based Family Liaison, Vanety Cruz in Room 234A-2.
- SHS Volunteer Coordinator: Please contact Meghan Sousa
- Graduates from Somerville High School who require copy of their transcripts should contact Barbara Favaloro. Companies seeking high school graduation verification for former Somerville High School students should also contact Barbara Favaloro.
- Contact SHS
- Morning Announcement: https://www.youtube.com/c/SomervilleTVMedia/live
Sibby LaGambina, Principal
Mr. LaGambina oversees the running of the high school as Principal, as well as supporting and overseeing all academic departments, the Counseling Department and Assistant Principals. His previous position was as Assistant Principal/Housemaster. He is also the former Chair of the Science Department.
The most recent school report card for Somerville High School 2018 available on the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.
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