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Rising 9th Graders: Join the Summer Success Program! Learn strategies for success at SHS and check out the awesome music, theatre and Career and Technicial Education classes available. Enroll on Family ID
Session B: July 12- July 23, 8:30am - 10:30pm or 10:40am - 12:40pm
Session C: July 26 - August 6, 10:40am - 12:40pm or 1:00pm-2:45pm. 

#SHSHighlanders: Have you ever wanted to try electrical, but you're not enrolled in the program? Want to learn a few songs on the guitar or try playing a drum kit? Check out the FREE, short classes open to any SHS students this summer. Visit the Summer Learning page or view the Class Descriptions to learn more. Enroll on Family ID. Session A 7/6-7/9, Session B 7/12-7/23, Session C 7/26-8/6 during 3 time slots: 8:30am - 10:30pm, 10:40am - 12:40pm, or 1:00pm-2:45pm.

Interested in Summer School? Students interested in earning credits this summer can enroll in our traditional summer school. We recommend you contact your guidance counselor to find the best fit for you.
Dates: July 6 - August 6 (students who finish their course early can leave before August 6), 8:30am–10:30am, 10:40am-12:40pm, and if needed, 1:00–2:45pm
This is a traditional summer school where students can recover lost credits, obtain original credits, and enjoy fun enrichment programs. This year students will have the opportunity to make up vocational credit that they need for their shop or to explore a new shop with an intensive. Students may participate in fun enrichment programs involving creative writing as well as options including drumming/guitar/drama/theatre, etc. Read the Brochure and the Course Descriptions for more information. Enroll on Family ID.

Students, please take the 2021 Whole School Quality Survey. The survey takes 20 minutes and is confidential. Learn more about the survey here.

In-person and remote learning information

COVID Testing for ALL students: All students studying in-person must continue to participate in pool COVID testing on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 7:30am - 12:00pm at Somerville High School.

  • Learn about the School Schedule for Quarter 4 for both in-person and remote learners.
  • Tech Support: Students having problems with their Chromebook or with technology, please visit the SPS Parent / Guardian Technology Support Website.
  • Log in to X-2 Aspen to find student-specific schedules. (Parents and Guardians are invited to log in for up-to-date information about their student's academic progress.)
  • Find Information about Career and Technical Education program schedules.

Congratulations Class of 2021!

Watch Graduation at Dilboy Stadium on Monday, June 7!


Tentative Date: Class of 2021 Social June 28, from 6:00-10:00 PM at Assembly Row "Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park"

This Class of 2021 only event will be free of charge due to the generosity of many. Details of this event will be provided to students directly through their Class Advisor & Class Officers at a later date.

Survey about summer learning: April 26, 2021 Principal Update.

Students are being asked to fill out a 2021 Youth Risk Behavior Survey. Parents may fill out the Opt Out Form if they do not wish to participate or to find more information about the survey.

Read updates from Principal LaGambina here.

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Somerville High School Building Project



Principal LaGambina and Teacher Ms. Wooten
Principal LaGambina (right) with Math Teacher Ms. Wooten

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 (2020) available on the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.

Donate to the Somerville High School Scholarship Foundation


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Somerville High School, Grades 9-12
81 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA 02143
(617) 625-6600, ext 6100
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