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Upcoming GATE Classes and Events

SAT Class Registration Open Targeting the March 14, 2020 Test

The GATE Parents Group sponsors SAT Preparation Classes several times a year, taught by SMUHSD teachers.  Classes are also open to non-SMUHSD students.

Classes at San Mateo High, Saturdays: 1/25, 2/8, 2/22, 2/29 & 3/7 (skipping 2/1 & 2/15)

Register for Morning Sessions (8:30 a.m. - noon) OR Afternoon Sessions (1 - 4:30 p.m.)

Early registration discounted rate: GATE student 12/9-12/15; all students 12/16-12/22

Regular registration: 12/23-1/18.  First day of class 1/25/2020.

For more information and to register, please visit or email  Important: Students must registration to take the actual tests.

 A limited number of scholarships are available for SMUHSD students on a first come first serve basis for households with demonstrated financial need. Applications are here:


Returning College Student Panel - December 28, 2019

Our annual Returning College Students Panel is scheduled for December 28, 2019.  Hear from recent SMUHSD graduates about their first experiences at college as well as how they managed the application process and the transition to college. Open to all SMUHSD students and families and no registration is required.

Saturday, December 28 2019
2 - 4 p.m.
San Mateo Library Oak Room, 55 W. 3rd Ave, San Mateo

Watch 2018 Panel Event.