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MHS Varsity Boys Basketball Championship

March 1, 2018 by Rosland McGilbery Butler (Register to contact)

The AAA/SF Section Varsity Basketball championships are set for tomorrow, March 2, at Kezar Pavilion. Lowell (12-4) and Mission (16-0) begin the action at 5:00pm in the boys title game.

Gates open for spectators at 4:00pm. Win or lose, all four teams will advance to the CIF NorCal tournament beginning March 7.

2013 Old School Alumni Reunion

February 21, 2013 by Rosland McGilbery Butler (Register to contact)

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2013 Old School Alumni Reunion
The 1970's (1970-1979) Meets the 1980's (1980-1989)
Saturday, September 28, 2013
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location: Verdi Club - San Francisco
Menu: Buffet Style
Cost: T.B.D. range $50-$60 per person or $90-$100 per couple

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Cocktail/Registration
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm Dinner
9:30 pm - 10:00 pm Program
10:00 pm - 12:00 am Dancing

Please go onto the MHS reunion website to REGISTER your contact information on the mailing list and to sign the guestbook.


Information regarding ticket sales and/or online payment options will be available shortly.

Hope to see you all in September, Go Bears!

Rosland Butler (McGilbery)
Alumni Reunion Coordinator
Class of 1980

2010 MHS Alumni Reunion

August 25, 2010 by Rosland McGilbery Butler (Register to contact)

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The 2010 MHS Alumni Reunion & McNealy Gymnasium Dedication will be on Saturday, October 2 2010.

Go to the reunion website http://www.*****/****or call (510) 282-XXXX for more info.

The gymnasium dedication for Ernest "Mac" McNealy, Sr. which is a fundraiser so we are trying to reach anyone who knew him regardless to what year you attended MHS or Poly.

50+ Reunion JAN2011

August 12, 2010 by Mariano Aurelio (Register to contact)

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Ricardo Olivas, '63 is heading up a Mission Reunion 50+ Years Classes: '59 thru '65. Details are also on *****.Com - Select "reunions' menu at the top of the Mission Home Page.

Contact: *****

EVITE URL (copy/paste on explr address line):


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Former volunteer coach at Mission High School in SF tried to meet minor for sex, police say  San Francisco Chronicle

A former volunteer wrestling coach at Mission High School is facing criminal charges after setting up a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old youth who turned out ...

Mission High Soccer Team Celebrates Win With Heavy Hearts After Teammate’s Tragic Crash  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – The Mission High School Boys Soccer Team arrived home in San Francisco Saturday night champions. They won the Northern ...

Mission High School Bears advance to football section finals  Mission Local

The Mission High School football team defeated Galileo 27-0 Friday evening to qualify to the San Francisco section championship game. The Bears will take on ...

SF High School Mourns 3 Sibling Graduates Killed in I-80 Crash  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — The Mission High School community is mourning the deaths of three graduates killed in a single crash early Thursday morning.

Mission High School soccer team wins championship for teammate involved in car accident that killed 3 siblings  KGO-TV

High school students in San Francisco are coming together to help one of their own after a car accident that killed three of his siblings in Emeryville.

Decathlon and YBike Support Bay Area Youth  SNEWS

EMERYVILLE, CA – June 20, 2019 – Decathlon, the world's largest sporting goods retailer, recently announced its initiative in support of YBike — a YMCA of ...

Mission High girls' soccer team goes for statement win vs. powerhouse Lowell  Mission Local

In a regular season clash with greater significance for both sides, the Mission High School girls' soccer team faces the Lowell Cardinals today at 3:30.

Mission's Cinderella story hits midnight — Bears thumped by Lincoln in city championship  Mission Local

Only for a brief moment did the Mission High School Bears pose a threat to the onslaught by Lincoln High at Kezar Stadium last night. Down 14-0 at the.

Mission High principal claims developer reps impersonated Planning Commission members on phone — public meeting nixed  Mission Local

Accusations fly as Mission High meeting regarding 1979 Mission project, the so-called "Monster in the Mission," is controversially canceled A Planning.

Meet the Mission Bears football squad playing Friday for the San Francisco title  Mission Local

The Mission High School football team will play for the San Francisco section title this Friday at 5 p.m. against undefeated Lincoln. Despite their 6-4 record ...

Live updates from SF Mission's 'Monster' hearing  Mission Local

Everyone's here. 3:57 p.m.: Hundreds have packed into the auditorium at Mission High School. The audience is sprinkled with the highlighter-colored.

Bay Area Soccer: Quakes tie Seattle, Glens sign Mission High star, USF introduces new coach, NPSL & UPSL schedule  SFGate

The San Jose Earthquakes looked to be heading to their first victory of the season on the road in Seattle after two Shea Salinas goals. After letting the Sounders ...

SF Volunteer Coach Arrested, Charged With Sex Offenses

SF Volunteer Coach Arrested, Charged Sex Offenses - San Francisco, CA - The man had been a volunteer coach at Mission High School, San Francisco Unified ...

Developer of long-delayed ‘Monster in the Mission’ apartments has new offer  San Francisco Chronicle

The developer of the long-delayed housing project at the 16th Street BART Station is prepared to use a ballot measure to gain approval if city officials don't ...

SF schools’ move to delay algebra shows positive results, district says  San Francisco Chronicle

The San Francisco school board's controversial decision to delay algebra instruction until high school is paying off in more students taking higher-level math ...

Mission Accomplished: Mission High first SF public school to win state championship |  El Tecolote

With the high school bands playing, the spotlight focused on center court for the finale of San Francisco's basketball “Cinderella” story, as the Mission High ...

Mission High Basketball Team Aims for Historic Win  Mission Local

Mission High School basketball players are hoping to make history for their team. After beating the first-ranked, private-school opponent St. Ignatius.

Mission High basketball players make history in state capitol  Mission Local

The Mission High School boys basketball team made history on Friday night becoming the first San Francisco public school to win a state title. The 82-75.

Negotiations Stall As Oakland Teachers Strike Edges Towards Day 4  CBS San Francisco

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – After another long day of negotiations, it appeared that union representatives with Oakland teachers and the school district remained at ...

Mission High Students Join Hundreds in Anti-Trump Protest  Mission Local

Dozens of students from Mission High School marched to City Hall and joined hundreds of other San Francisco high schoolers in a city-wide walk-out on.

Opponents pack meeting on 16th Street "Monster" project — and planning commissioners hear their pain  Mission Local

After three hours of public testimony, it was clear the meeting was about something bigger than the "Monster in the Mission."

Mission Promise Neighborhood to continue with $6 million federal grant  Mission Local

A community-based education program called Mission Promise Neighborhood plans to double in scope while operating on half the federal funds. But its.

SAT exam abruptly canceled at Mission High School  SFGate

More than 100 students crowded outside of Mission High School early Saturday morning to take the SAT test, only to find the doors locked and a paper sign ...

Teachers from San Francisco, Berkeley, elsewhere join picketing peers in Oakland  SF Gate

A week into the Oakland teachers' strike, around 100 educators from neighboring Bay Area districts joined their Oakland peers on the picket lines Thursday in a ...

Mission community cries foul after hearing for 'Monster in the Mission' is cancelled |  El Tecolote

A Nov. 1 Public Commissioner hearing at Mission High School regarding the infamous “Monster in the Mission” development was cancelled abruptly after ...

Showdown over 'Monster' project comes this week  Mission Local

Six years of agitation for and against residential project come to a head Thursday San Francisco Planning Commission on Thursday afternoon will hold one.

‘As bad as it gets’: Siblings killed in I-80 crash were on way to visit critically ill dad in hospital  East Bay Times

Three siblings killed in a crash on Interstate 80 in Emeryville, and their brother who was critically injured, were apparently on their way to see their sick father in a ...

Mission High Principal Wins 'Dreamcatcher' Arts Award  Mission Local

Mission High School Principal Eric Guthertz has received the annual Dreamcatcher Award from the San Francisco Unified School District Arts Festival for.

Homeowners bristle at plan for additional taxes to clean up Mission Dolores neighborhood  Mission Local

A group of homeowners surrounding Dolores Park are unhappy with fellow residents' plans to form a so-called Green Benefit District — a program that would tax ...

Lackluster Bears, dominated by Lowell, get lessons for the season  Mission Local

The Mission High School girls' soccer team suffered its first loss of the season Wednesday afternoon, falling 4-0 to the Lowell Cardinals. Seemingly.

Neighbor claims teenager gunned down in SF's Excelsior was visiting illegal gambling den  Mission Local

In the early morning hours of Saturday, August 11, gunfire erupted at Mission and Geneva, injuring three young adults and killing 19-year-old Gerson.

High schools: Mission exiting the baseball wilderness  SFGate

Mission's motto when 1983 graduate Chris Ayag took over the program in 2015 was “Bring Mission baseball back to the glory days.” This year, it has been ...

Bi-Rite Creamery Reopens in the Mission After Remodel  Eater SF

Bi-Rite Creamery, perhaps San Francisco's best-known ice cream shop, returns this weekend after a three-month closure. The absence was required by a ...

Teachers strike closes on seventh day  The Pioneer

Oakland teachers and district officials agreed on a tentative contract on March 3, ending the seven-day strike by educators after they were unable to bargain with ...

The high health toll of SF's relentless rent increases  Mission Local

Everyone knows that the rent is too damn high, but for seniors in the Mission and all across San Francisco, the mental health implications born from the.

Mission High basketball team headed to state finals for first time |  El Tecolote

FAIRFIELD, March 18— With 16.7 seconds left on the clock Saturday night, Mission High senior guard Niamey Harris stepped to the line and sunk the biggest ...

The best photos in Mission Local in 2018  Mission Local

Our 12-month orbit around the sun is nearly complete. And to commemorate the end of the year, we're taking a look at our favorite photos of 2018. There.

Niamey Harris just wants to keep Mission High smiling  SFGate

On Wednesday, Mission senior Niamey Harris was named the Academic Athletic Association's boys basketball Player of the Year for the second consecutive ...

SF teenager killed in quadruple shooting ‘way too young to die’  San Francisco Examiner

The teenager killed in a quadruple shooting near the border of the Excelsior early Saturday morning has been identified as a 19-year-old man from the neigh.

Neighborhood notes: Siegel's last day, 'monster' hearing, and the Women's Building's new resource clinic  Mission Local

The other day,” says Michael Gardner, the proprietor of Siegel's Clothing Superstore for the last 42 years, “a woman stopped in and bought 137 suits.” He.

College bound: Mission High School students beat the odds  San Francisco Chronicle

Mission High School students Jonathan Spencer, Cindy Braki, Cedric Bowser and Jerome Pusung leaped over hurdles to get into college and receive the San ...

Here's how 10 San Francisco high schools performed on the AP exams  SFGate

San Francisco's Lowell High School had the highest number of passing scores on the Advanced Placement exams in 2015-16 and the highest percentage of ...

Infusion of housing delivers hope to SF, helps families  San Francisco Chronicle

Growing up in the Alice Griffith housing project in San Francisco's Hunters Point almost ruined Samuel Vaughn's life before it got started. The rotting ...

Nourse Auditorium renamed in honor of the late Sydney Goldstein  San Francisco Chronicle

Nourse Auditorium, the venue to which Sydney Goldstein invited writers, thinkers and audiences to share their stories…

How many hoops must Manny Yekutiel jump through before he's deemed worthy to set foot in the Mission?  Mission Local

When you wander into Manny's at 16th and Valencia, everything is chill. It's a big space. And it's crowded. People are working on projects, sipping $1.75 cups of ...

Young men on a mission at Mission High School  San Francisco Chronicle

As he watched his city champions warm up for Monday's practice, coach Arnold Zelaya explained how the Mission High boys basketball team came together.

Shooting at Mission and Geneva kills 1, injures 3 [Updated]  Hoodline

The SFPD is investigating a shooting that killed one and injured three around 2 a.m. Saturday, August 11, at Mission and Geneva in the Outer Mission.

SF Eats: Bi-Rite Creamery sets reopening date, Blondie's Pizza returns under new name & owner, more  Hoodline San Francisco Bay Area

In this edition: a departed Union Square pizzeria gets revived under a new name and owner; Bi-Rite's Mission creamery sets a post-retrofit return date; and a ...

SF Mission High Community Mourns Loss of 3 Siblings Killed in I-80 Crash  CBS San Francisco

The Mission High School community is mourning the deaths of three graduates killed in a single crash early Thursday morning on Interstate 80 in Emeryville.

Monster Planning Commission Meeting in the Mission Next Month

With the legal battle between the family that held title to the 1979 Mission Street parcel and the development team behind the proposed 331-unit project to rise ...

Carlos Santana Returns to His Alma Mater Mission High School October 24th to Honor and Promote the School's Academic Achievements  PR Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Carlos Santana's dream to "come home" to Mission High School (Mission) will be realized on Monday morning ...

Youths Step Up to Question School Board Candidates  San Francisco Public Press

This article was updated Nov. 16 and appears in the winter 2019 print edition of the Public Press. It was another election forum, another school night, and most of ...

Gino Bava | Obituaries  San Mateo Daily Journal

January 29, 1924 – June 10, 2019. Died peacefully at home on Monday, June 10. Gino was born to the late Luigi and Gemma Bava in San Francisco on January ...

High Schools in Mission See More Students Graduate  Mission Local

It didn't look like Michelle Nguyen, 17, would make it through high school a few years ago. After a successful middle school career, Nguyen ended up at.

Lincoln tops Mission for S.F. Section title  SFGate

In the aftermath of Lincoln's 22-12 San Francisco Section/Turkey Day Game championship win over Mission on Thursday at Kezar Stadium, Ronald Phelps was ...

SF's Dolores Park Cafe celebrates 20 years in a changing Mission  Mission Local

The sights, smells, sounds and tastes at Dolores Park Cafe are familiar to locals. That is because it was one of the first neighborhood cafes to open its.

FDA seizes documents at San Francisco headquarters of America's largest e-cigarette seller JUUL  KGO-TV

The Food and Drug Administration is now reviewing documents seized from the San Francisco headquarters of JUUL Labs -- America's largest seller of ...

Once more unto the breach: The fate of Prop. C is now wholly in the lawyers' hands  Mission Local

Mayor Breed's gesture aiding Prop. C, the homeless measure she opposed means less than you think. But, also, more.

SF public schools celebrate African American honor roll students  KGO-TV

For the past 24 years, the San Francisco Alliance of Black School Educators has acknowledged African American students who have earned a 3.0-grade point ...

Bay Area Soccer: SF City teams up with SF Elite, Quakes finally win, NPSL & UPSL  SFGate

Looking to build up its ties with youth soccer in San Francisco, supporter-owned club SF City announced a partnership and development agreement with the ...

Buy a taco at Tacolicious, help a kid  KGO-TV

Who would have thought that selling tacos could help feed the minds of hundreds of students?

City funding of youth gardening program nixed due to fiscal "irregularities"  Mission Local

The San Francisco Sheriff's Department and Public Utilities Commission abruptly terminated a $2 million grant to the Garden Project, a nonprofit that runs.

Santa Clara County deputies arrest man wanted for tampering with food in grocery stores across California  San Francisco Chronicle

A man who authorities said poured bleach and hydrogen peroxide on food in at least one Safeway store in Sunnyvale and several grocery stores in Southern ...

Photo illustration: The Mission during the 1906 quake vs. today  Mission Local

The 1906 earthquake leveled most of San Francisco and its old glamour. But the city persisted, rebuilt and now looks to the future. We thought it would be.

As Parents Get More Choice, SF Schools Resegregate  San Francisco Public Press

San Francisco faces a challenge: promoting educational options without undermining classroom diversity. Each January, parents across San Francisco rank ...

Patricia Maris  The Triplicate

Patricia Jean Riley Maris, best known for her passion of community *service* and love for animals, passed peacefully on Dec. 2, 2018, a few days shy of her 92nd ...

Mission tops St. Ignatius in NorCal Division 3 semifinals  SFGate

Jayden Forston's floater bounded high off the rim and 6-foot-2 Niamey Harris leaped high to send the ball straight down. Considered one of the greatest ...

No charges filed against men arrested following fatal Mission District shooting  Mission Local

The two men arrested on Sunday in connection with a fatal shooting in the Mission District were promptly released early this week, pending a law enforcement ...

Bay Area Soccer: SF Glens defeat Quakes U-19; roundup  SFGate

(Correspondent Mike Alonso filed this report). Glens v Quakes 4 – 1. The Glens were off to a fiery start in an otherwise blistering cold afternoon at Skyline ...

Santana returns to alma mater, guitar blazing  San Francisco Chronicle

Legendary guitarist Carlos Santana walked through the entrance to San Francisco's Mission High School on Monday morning, ready to play his guitar and ...

Marina Vs. Mission: How They Compare On Businesses, Brunch, Rents, & More  Hoodline

For much of the last decade, the Marina and the Mission were seen by some as divergent neighborhoods. Up north, the Marina is viewed by many as a bastion ...

Bay Area Soccer: SF Glens tie, SF City lose, Quakes’ Wondo scores 2 more; UPSL roundup  SFGate

SF Glens took on FC Golden State Force on Sunday at Boxer Stadium. (Photo Michael Koenig). (Correspondent Michael Koenig contributed this report).

A legacy of mistreatment for San Francisco's Black special ed students  San Francisco Bay View

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Mission’s title brings Bears a No. 1 ranking  SFGate

Mission's title brings Bears a No. 1 ranking Following a 35-1 season that included the first state basketball title in San Francisco Section history, Mission has ...

Grand Arts HS Present The Musical Broadway Production Of HAIRSPRAY  Broadway World

The dance, music, theatre and visual arts academies of Ramon C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts aka: Grand Arts, present the musical Broadway ...

Mission Nonprofit Hacks Tech's Achievement Gap  Mission Local

Gisela Kottmeier got her idea for an app while walking her dog. “I wondered, why isn't there a good *service* to connect dog owners to dog walkers?” So.

California schools seek to increase understanding of special education students with 'Inclusive Schools Week'  EdSource

Some California school districts – including San Francisco Unified and Los Angeles Unified – are part of a nationwide initiative that seeks to increase awareness ...

Hot Off The Tipline: High School Basketball Champs, Graffiti Galore, Bedbugs At The Movies, More  Hoodline

Our tipsters continue to alert us on important issues and notable happenings around the city—here's a look at we've received in the last two weeks. To join in on ...

Shadowy PAC's political ads infuriate tenants' rights groups, may violate law  Mission Local

In the final days before Tuesday's election, a new political independent expenditure committee has formed to disseminate broadsides against Mark Leno and.

In California, lessons on transgender student access to facilities  EdSource

As schools across the nation work, often for the first time, to ensure a welcoming environment for students who are transgender, California has lessons to share, ...

2018 local stories which made history  Community Voice

1-Snyder era ends at age 92. On Saturday March 3, 2018, 4:56 p.m., Judson F. Snyder, former editor of the Community Voice and current columnist (Coffee ...

Picking the Right Public School  Mission Local

Hundreds of parents filtered through John O'Connell High School on a recent Saturday. Many had kids and spouses in tow. Others, mostly mothers, were by.

'March for our Lives' events draw large crowds in Bay Area  KGO-TV

Thousands joined the 'March for our Lives' movement on Saturday to speak out against gun violence. It was spearheaded by student survivors in Parkland, ...

An oasis, for her: New women’s-only clubhouse opens in the Mission  Curbed SF

When Molly Goodson walked through the doors of the light grey, 100-plus-year-old church in the heart of the Mission, she knew she had just walked into the ...

San Francisco's Most Famous Natives  thebolditalic

Written by Rhea St. Julien and illustrated by Mia Nolting. If you're raising your kid in San Francisco or grew up here, you're in good company. Here's a list of our ...

Orlando Trujillo Painting is a true family business  San Mateo Daily Journal

When, 33 years ago, Orlando Trujillo purchased a corner house in the Baywood neighborhood of San Mateo, an eyesore neglected for years, he transformed it ...

Shop local disrupted: Valencia Cyclery  Mission Local

We talked to Paul Olszewski, 64, owner and general manger of Valencia Cyclery in the Mission since June 1, 1985, about his business and it didn't take.

18-Year-Old San Francisco Man Charged With Bernal Heights Murder, Held Without Bail  CBS San Francisco Bay Area

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A man arrested Thursday in connection with a Bernal Heights shooting that killed a man and seriously injured a woman made an ...

Massive tree falls onto Dolores Street, smashes Audi  SF Gate

A massive ficus tree split into two in San Francisco on Friday afternoon, with a big branch falling onto an Audi A4 and blocking traffic on Dolores Street near ...

Good Food Advocate Shakirah Simley Bids Bi-Rite Farewell  Mission Local

As Community Program Manager at Bi-Rite Market, Shakirah Simley married her passion for “good food” and social justice, helping to nourish San Francisco's.

In Dolores Park, it's not hard to get a beer – or art  Mission Local

Andrew had been sitting beside his cooler on the Dolores Park bench for just a few minutes on Saturday when a man walking down the path approached him.

A piece of the pie / From coastal farm to city cafe, Mission High students learn about baking and beyond  San Francisco Chronicle

a new Bay Area venture is acting on the potential of pie to connect urbanites to local farms, to inspire inner-city youth, and to encourage more sustainable food ...

Keep Failing Schools Open, Say Parents  Mission Local

Parents of low-performing schools aren't prepared to support the shutting down of the schools, one of the four options for low-achieving schools.

Volunteers on the scent of science with whale carcass  SFGate

If there's anything as enjoyable to Dan Sudran as sawing through the stinking blubber of a whale carcass and extracting bones from the gooey tissues, it would ...

Schools now required to stock, train staff on lifesaving EpiPens  SFGate

When the student arrived in the wellness center at San Francisco's Mission High School, she said her eyes felt funny, then almost immediately told school nurse ...

S.F. teachers miss more school than students on average  SFGate

While absenteeism is usually considered a student matter, in San Francisco - and many other districts - the average teacher misses more school than the ...

Black Family Day is Jan. 21 at Willie Brown Middle School  San Francisco Bay View

by Laura Savage. Mark your calendars! The first Black Family Day of 2017 takes places on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. This event will be at Willie L. Brown Jr.

Threatened with closure, UCSF youth health center finds new home  Mission Local

Imperiled by a loss of funding and an expiring lease, a year of uncertainty about the future of the New Generation Health Center ended this week with.

Want to attend a Black college? Come to the HBCU Fair Sept. 11  San Francisco Bay View

SFUSD in collaboration with the San Francisco Alliance of Black School Educators will host the Fifth Annual Historical Black College and University (HBCU) Fair ...

Introducing … your 1934 Mission Reds baseball team  SFGate

Over the decade and a half I've worked at the San Francisco Chronicle, nothing in the city has been strip-mined of its coolness like the Mission District. If there's ...

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