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Attention Spartan Scholars:  Our Graduation Ceremony Date Has Changed!  The Ceremony Will Take Place at 6:00 pm on Friday, June 10, 2016. 

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Saluting Our Spring 2015 Spartan Scholars: The Principal's Honor Roll Ceremony!

It is with great pride that we announce the recipients of the highly prestigious Spring 2015 Principal's Honor Roll! These 194 scholars earned grade point averages of 3.600 or higher, with no marks of “D,” “F,” or “U” on their final report cards. Mr. Lee addressed these scholars and their families during the Principal's Honor Roll Assembly, which took place at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, in Spartan Hall. During the Principal's Honor Roll Assembly, each student was awarded with an honor roll medallion, a certificate signed by Mr. Lee, and a certificate for a meal at Marie Callendar’s Restaurant. The list of honored recipients is currently posted along our Hall of Scholars in the Main Building. Congratulations, Spartan Scholars! We salute you!

Presenting Sylmar High's Nominees for the LAUSD Alumni History and Hall of Fame Project!

It is with a great sense of pride that we unveil the fifteen nominees for the LAUSD Alumni History and Hall of Fame Project. This project is dedicated to preserving the incredible contributions of our alumni. So take a few minutes, peruse the attached list, and take a stroll down memory lane. Perhaps the next great scientist, educator, athlete, mathematician, or scholar is in our midst right now, and will be featured in future editions of our Hall of Fame...

Meet This Week's Spartan Scholar of the Week!

For the Week of 10.05.2015: This week’s Spartan Scholar of the Week is Yadira Torres, a 12th grader in our School of Business, Technology and Design. Yadira was nominated by Ms. De La Peña. Yadira always has a pleasant attitude and is always willing to go that extra mile to help others. She is an excellent student, and her Spartan always shines through! Congratulations, Yadira! For this honor, our scholar’s name will be placed on the marquee and on the home page of our web site all week. In addition, our scholar has received a ticket to Northridge Skateland, a Sylmar limited edition tumbler, and a free meal from Marie Callender’s Bakery.

Meet Our Excellent Attendance Scholar for September 2015!

In a concerted effort to celebrate our students' attendance accomplishments, we have a Monthly Perfect Attendance Award! Each month, we select one student who has achieved an excellent attendance record throughout the previous month. The winner for September 2015 is Daniel Cabrales, a 12th grader in our School of Business, Technology and Design. For this honor, Daniel will receive several great prizes: a meal at Marie Callender's Restaurant, a roller skating admission ticket, a special edition Sylmar tumbler, and a unique Perfect Attendance Medallion! The medallion can be worn during the graduation ceremony! Congratulations, Daniel!

Presenting Our Staff with Perfect Attendance for September 2015!

It is with a sense of great pride that we honor the 87 Sylmar Family members who have had perfect attendance for the month of September! Each and every member of this distinguished group has earned a special card from Marie Callender’s Restaurant & Bakery, which entitles the honoree to a special discount! Click on the file to see all of our honorees!

Sylmar High School's Attendance Is on the Rise!

Update as of 10.01.2015: Our 2014-2015 attendance rates are on the rise! The attached file summarizes our current attendance data. Included in these data are several exciting analytics, so please take a moment and review our data!

Presenting Our Brand New Graduation Packets for the Class of 2016!

Seniors, our contact at Herff Jones is Mark Satterfield. His phone number is 818.224.4925, his fax number is 818.888.4699, and his e-mail address is The address to Herff Jones is 6433 Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Box #163, Woodland Hills, CA 91303. See what is available by perusing the attached file!

Introducing Sylmar High School's New Advanced Studies Program!

Sylmar High School is rolling out a brand new Advanced Studies Program for incoming 9th graders! Please visit for information on this very exciting program. Then, if interested, download the application and turn it in to Ms. Garcia at Sylmar High School as soon as possible. You can also email your application to!

We Have a Club on Campus Just for You!

At Sylmar High School, we offer an extensive array of clubs to keep you energized, enlightened, and engaged! Click on the file below for a list of all of our clubs, and get involved!

Attend Today... Achieve Tomorrow!

At Sylmar High School, attendance matters! We are learners today, so that we can be leaders tomorrow! We expect all students to be present at school at least 96% of the time, which translates to no more than seven absences for the entire school year! We understand that there may be times when students will need to be absent from school. Please read our attendance policy below for more information on our attendance systems.

Here Is What You Need to Enroll at Sylmar High School!

In order to enroll at Sylmar High School, you will need to submit a Zone of Choice Application. Once you are accepted, you will need to bring the following documents to the Welcome Center. Welcome to the Home of the Mighty Spartans, where we are a Community of Learners!

Enrollment Process for Sylmar High School

If you live in the Sylmar area, you are in the new North Valley Zone of Choice. To enroll in our school, you will and need to fill out a Zone of Choice application. Feel free to stop by Sylmar High's Welcome Center so that we can help you with the application process, or click on this section so that you learn more about the process. Please refer to news item 3 on what to bring to the Welcome Center to enroll.

Seniors - Our 2015-2016 Senior Attendance Policy Is Now Available!

All Class of 2016 seniors, as a condition for participating in the Graduation Ceremony, must have a record of good school attendance during their senior year. Good school attendance will be determined by the guidelines established in our Senior Attendance Incentive Program and will affect participation in the ceremony and senior activities. The Senior Attendance Incentive Program begins on the first day of school, August 18, 2015, or the first day the student enrolled into our school. All absences, both excused and unexcused, from that day forward until the end of the school year will be counted for the Senior Attendance Incentive Plan. Please click on the link for the details!

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