Media Releases


March of the Saints
March of the Saints 2022

The Santa Maria High School Saints marched to the football field today, Friday, to explore school clubs and learn how alumni makes the most of student activities.

Mon Aug 15 02:55 PM

SMHS FFA
SMHS FFA Students Design Flower Arrangements

This past weekend, six Santa Maria High School FFA students and three graduates, worked alongside world-renowned Floral Designer Kelly Shore to prep and design flowers for the Certified American Grown Field to Vase Dinner at Ocean Breeze Farms in Arroyo Grande on Aug 6th.

Mon Aug 15 02:53 PM

SMHS Link Crew
SMHS Link Crew Welcomes Over 740 Freshmen

The majority of more than 740 incoming freshmen received an introduction into what student life will be like at Santa Maria High School on Wednesday, August 10.

Fri Aug 12 01:00 PM

SMJUHSD Construction
SMJUHSD Summer Construction

Summer does not mean school is out for everybody at the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District. Staff has been busy designing, improving, and constructing new facilities for more than 9,200 students and the Santa Maria Valley, according to Facilities Planner Mary T. Gallas.

Fri Aug 05 01:00 PM

Rocketing Into High School
SMJUHSD Hosts Rocketing Into High School

Nearly two dozen incoming RHS, PVHS and SMHS students built and launched rockets during SMJUHSD’s Rocketing Into High School 2022 Summer Experience on August 2nd and 3rd at PVHS.

Fri Aug 05 12:56 PM

PVHS Student Sings National Anthem
PVHS Student Selected to Sing National Anthem at Mid-State Fair

Pioneer Valley High School senior Makai Copado has been selected to sing the national anthem before the Live To Rock Concert at the Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles on July 25.

Tue Jul 26 09:00 AM

PVHS Ag Teachers
PVHS Ag Department Named Outstanding Large Agriculture Program

The Pioneer Valley Ag Department was recently named the Outstanding Large Agriculture Program in the state, marking the first time in the high school’s history.

Thu Jul 14 09:00 AM

Migrant Ed at Cal Poly
SMJUHSD Migrant Education Students Visit Cal Poly SLO

Forty-four SMJUHSD Migrant Education students from Santa Maria High School, Pioneer Valley High School and Righetti High School recently took a field trip to Cal Poly, marking the first time many of them had ever stepped foot onto a university campus.

Thu Jun 09 03:06 PM

PVHS Medical Students
PVHS Students Complete American Medical Certification Association's Accreditation Exam

Several Pioneer Valley High School students are ready for careers as medical assistants after successfully passing the American Medical Certification Association’s Accreditation Exam.

Mon Jun 06 11:45 AM

Rocketing Into High School
"Rocketing Into High School"

The last day incoming freshman heading to ERHS, PVHS and SMHS can sign up for “Rocketing Into High School” is June 17th.

Thu Jun 02 01:15 PM