Aragon adopts late start Thursdays

August 16, 2017

Last Spring, the SMUHSD Board of Trustees unanimously decided with a vote of 4-0 that on Thursdays, Aragon, Capuchino and Hillsdale will now hold teacher staff meetings in morning rather than the afternoon. As a result, students will now start school at 9:30 a.m and end school at 3:15 p.m as opposed to having the 1:45 p.m early dismissal every Thursday. According to the Schoolloop announcement, ‚ÄúThis new late start…


District board tables proposal considering 8:30 a.m start time

February 9, 2017

In Dec. of 2016, the San Mateo Union High School District Board tabled a proposal for implementing a later start schedule for the schools in the district that would move the start time to 8:30 a.m. Yet, even as the board chose not to vote on the proposal then, it will still be considering this proposal in upcoming months.