Bulldog Family Newsletter

Ann Sobrato High School

Bulldog Family Newsletter

March 31, 2021

The Sobrato Way: Do Good,
Gritty · Responsible · Engaged · Accountable · Thoughtful of Others



Calendar Updates

General School-wide Important Dates:

  • March 29 - April 1 Modified Bell Schedule because of 4-day Week: modified bell schedule

  • April 2-9- No School - Spring Break

  • April 12- Cohort A & C starts in person- In-Person Bell Schedule (New bell schedule for all students)

  • April 15- Cohort B starts in person

Upcoming Parent/Community Meetings:

  • Home and School Club, April 13, 6 p.m.

  • School Site Council, Monday, April 19,  6 p.m.

  • Athletic Boosters, Monday, April 19,  7 p.m.

  • Sobrato Murphy Music Association, Tuesday, April 20, 7 p.m.

  • ELAC – Wednesday,  April 21, 6 p.m.


*Parent/Community meetings have gone virtual! Please check Sobrato’s Community tab on the website, or the Sobrato calendar for updated links to these meetings.*

To be added to the Home and School Club distribution list for school updates, please email: annsobratohsc@gmail.com 

Be sure to check the Sobrato website and calendar for other upcoming events!

To have information published in the E-newsletter, send an email to ClarkM@mhusd.org



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In addition to the Character Dares we discuss in advisory some weeks, CharacterStrong has developed family character dares that follow the CARE model to promote meaningful conversations, acts of kindness, recreation and rest, and expressions of love!



Reopening Update

Last week, we finalized the in-person cohorts. Emails were sent to families that confirmed either in-person instruction or distance learning instruction for every sobrato student. Whether families are in-person or remain in Distance Learning, all students will follow the linked bell schedule starting on April 12: In-Person Bell Schedule. 


*Please note we will be on a modified bell schedule March 29-April 1, due to Spring break, which begins Friday April 2.


If you have specific questions regarding your student and reopening, please contact their Assistant Principal for clarification.



Student Last Name

Assistant Principal



Mickey Valella



Joe Guinane



Sarah Guthrie




Athletics Updates

Upcoming Athletics Events: 

We are very excited that our athletic teams are back in action. There are many athletic competitions so please click here for the dates and times. 


Spectator Limitations: 

Please be aware of the BVAL Spectator Limitation Policy which can be found at this Link.

This Policy will be strictly adhered to at all BVAL contests including Sobrato Home Games.

If you have questions please contact the Athletic Director or your students coach. 


Season 2 Sports: 

Due to a lack of interest in participation, the following Sports Teams have been cancelled.  

Each of these sports teams will be offered in the 2021-2022 School year. 

  • Badminton (Co-Ed) 

  • Basketball (Girls JV)

  • Football JV

  • Lacrosse (Boys/Girls)

  • Softball JV 

  • Volleyball (Boys JV)

  • Soccer (Girls JV)


Note: Covid testing is offered for athletics on Wednesdays from 10am - 12pm and 1pm - 2pm until further notice. All athletes are encouraged to participate. If you have any questions please contact your coach at this link or the athletic director at 408-201-6240.


*Please note there will not be any testing during Spring Break.


Season 2 Parent Meeting: 

It is scheduled for Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 6pm. Contact your student’s coach for the Zoom link. 




Support Our Seniors Scholarship Fundraiser-Calling all Golfers!  We are pleased to announce that we have a Round of Golf with Carts for a party of 4 to offer @ CordeValle’s championship course.  This prize is part of the Support our Seniors, Morgan Hill event on April 22, 2021. Tickets for this raffle can be purchased through PayPal.  See event ad for complete details!


Silver Cord Application- Attention Parents of Seniors- Please remind your student(s) to get their community service hours logged. This will help us determine if they qualify for the Silver Cord Award.  This award is available to Seniors each year. The application can be found by clicking HERE. To submit, please have your student go to File>Make a copy> (enter your students information)> change view permissions, and lastly, share with Mrs. Atkins to atkinse@mhusd.org. The applications are due on May 4, 2021.  Please email Mrs. Atkins if you have any other questions.


Students are welcome to visit the Counseling Center by appointment.  If your student needs a work permit, wants volunteer hours, or needs to speak with their counselor, they should call 408-201-6203 to make their appointment.


Cal-SOAP tutoring-Is your student needing extra help with homework and assignments? Cal-SOAP offers FREE tutoring M-TH 4:30-6:30pm, & Saturdays 9:30-11:30am!


Have your student click here to join a tutoring session!


  • Athletic Boosters Chipotle Fundraiser - April 3

  • Home & School Club Baskin Robbins Fundraiser-April 21

  • 1st Annual Bulldog Classic Golf Tournament- May 22, 2021-Fundraising Golf Tournament at Coyote Creek Golf Club – Ages 21+ All Bulldog Families, Supporters and Alumni are invited to participate in this Fundraising Golf  Tournament hosted by our Sobrato Football team, powered by the Sobrato Athletic Department. Click here for Tournament Details and to register for this event. 


​​Click here for fliers!

Click here for our current issue of the Bulldog Buzz, our new Student Newsletter. Each Thursday a new edition will be emailed to Sobrato students, and we will include a link in our parent newsletters. Information about scholarships, student volunteer opportunities, Athletics, ASB happenings, etc.,has now been moved to this student newsletter.  Be sure to check it out each week!