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Samo students take flight

Published on November 23rd, 2016 | by Rachel Anderson

For most Samo students, now is the time when we study for permit and driver’s tests and join the California tradition of driving everywhere. However, for Dante Gaudet (’17) and Sammy Cockrell (’18), now is the ... Read More



Homecoming: to go or not to go?

Published on November 2nd, 2016 | by Marcelo Torres

No Homecoming has always been a festivity everyone looks forward too, but a question always arises: is homecoming worth it? While many argue that you cannot put a price on a once in a lifetime opportunity ... Read More



Homecoming: to go or not to go?

Published on November 2nd, 2016 | by Gigi Grossman

Yes Unless you believe in reincarnation, you really only get to experience high school once. Now, while the odds that the homecoming dance will be the best night of your life may be pretty low, the ... Read More



No Place Like Homecoming dance

Published on November 2nd, 2016 | by Eliza Bernstein

Our school is covered in brightly painted posters and balloons, students are proposing to each other, and there is an abundance of school spirit, what is the cause for all this commotion? Homecoming! Although homecoming isn’t ... Read More



Homecoming Queen and King

Published on November 2nd, 2016 | by Yasmin Patel

On Oct. 14, in front of excited spectators at Samo’s Homecoming football game against Hawthorne High School, Diana Cruz (’17) and Duncan Smith (’17) were crowned Homecoming Queen and King. Earlier in the day, at the ... Read More



A Day in the Life of the Custodians

Published on October 26th, 2016 | by Dylan Ollivier

Santa Monica High School, 5:45 AM. It is still dark outside but two men stroll in the school and open the Michigan Gates. While it is still chilly outside, slowly, the whole school lightens up. First ... Read More


Steinbeck Group Photo

Samo youth students take on Steinback Trip

Published on October 20th, 2016 | by Lilly Lecanu-Fayet

Starting on Oct. 6, English teacher Pete Barraza took 20 of his former and current students on a five day trip following John Steinbeck’s literary path along the California coast. In addition to his job at ... Read More


Bored girl student

Relieving Stress

Published on October 5th, 2016 | by Gigi Grossman

Some get sick and lose a whole day of school. Some cram late at night prior to exams. Others have a hard enough time merely juggling all of their homework assignments. One way or another, all ... Read More



The Metro: A new way to get to school

Published on October 5th, 2016 | by Ferran Gonzalez

Since the Metro line was completed in May, students at Samo have another way to get to school. From now on students who live nearby Samohi will be able to be more independent. By taking the ... Read More

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