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2017/2018 Clubs

Clubs Meet @ Lunch
Unless Otherwise Noted


3D Printing-E100
Model United Nations-C102


Cyber Patriot-Online

Music-F200 (3-4p 1xMonth)
Red Cross-G103



Anime Club-D200 (1-3p)
Mock Trial-T100 (6-830p)


FIDM Fashion-E101
Stop The Violence-E100
Viajeros Del Pacifico-I103




Mountain Bike Club
10am Epicenter Cyclery

Drama & Theater Daily
During 7th Period-T100

Visit Individual Club Pages
For Additional Details

Don't see an interesting club?
Visit ASB E-103
To Grab A Charter.

__________________MARINER BULLETIN__________________ THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017

DETENTION is held on
Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays
from 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Wednesdays from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. 
There is no detention on Fridays.

REMINDER TO ALL MARINERS...All absences must be cleared within 72 hours.  Any absences not cleared by then will result in a Saturday School. Call Attendance to clear at Ext. 5291.



  • Aptos Fire Department will be here today in the Career Center!! There will be a short presentation and an opportunity to ask the firefighters your own questions! Come check it out and grab a slice of pizza!​

  • Attention all students, please check your daily attendance on School Loop.  Students with 18 or more unexcused period absences or 18 or more tardies will be on the exclusion list for the Winter Ball.  There is Saturday School this Saturday October 21st from 9 am to 1 pm for students to clear their unexcused absences and tardies.  Please check the website for other Saturday School dates.   

  • The Rep from Wesleyan College will be on campus in the College & Career Center at 10:45am on Friday, October 20. Wesleyan is a medium sized private college with dynamic programs in the Social Sciences, Psychology, Ethnic Studies and the Visual and Performing Arts. Sign up in Naviance!

  • Save the Date Seniors! Our annual Financial Aid Night will be held on October 24th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in I-204. Come to this workshop to complete your FAFSA or Dream Act application. 

  • Seniors don't forget we are offering College and Financial Aid Application help on Wednesday and Thursdays during Tutorial and Wednesdays after school, please stop by at the Career Center in I204

  • A reminder to all students that for your safety, the parking lots are considered out of bounds during school hours.  Please come to the Main Office if you need to access your vehicle during school hours and a staff member will escort you to your vehicle.   Please review page 6 of your Mariner Student Handbook for more information on the out of bounds policy.

  • Santa Cruz County Teen Peel Court is looking for new teens to be attorneys. You will be mentored by real attorneys, get hands on experience and try real cases. There will be a meeting on October 18th at 400 Encinal St., Santa Cruz at 4:00 pm.

  • Anyone interested in traveling to Italy and Greece with Mr. Gruber this summer? There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 25th at 7 pm in room C-107. Any questions see Mr. Gruber!

  • If you leave campus without a pass it is considered a cut and cannot be cleared afterwards, please remember if you are absent or tardie to clear it within 72 hours by a parent or guardian. 

  • Attn Seniors: Naviance has been updated with open Scholarship opportunities. Students that have a high number of community service hours should review the criteria for the Good Tidings Scholarship. Good Tidings is offering 10, $10,000 scholarships to Bay Area Seniors. The deadline to apply is October 26th. Please remember that Naviance will be regularly updated with new opportunities throughout the school year. 



  • Calling all Aptos Mariners, are you interested in earning community service hours? Valencia Elementary will be having their annual Harvest Festival on October 28th from 1-4pm. We need students to assist with activities and games, for more information ask at your front office!

  • MAR VISTA ELEMENTARY's HARVEST FESTIVAL is OCTOBER 29th 12-4 and we need volunteers! Help is needed from 10am-6pm. Shifts can be as short as a half hour up to a 6 hrs.  Anyone volunteering for 4 or more hours will be given a small lunch as an extra appreciation. The Harvest Festival is a carnival like, family friendly, community event with games, bounce houses, bungee swings, rock climbing walls, Food trucks and more. If interested, please ask at the front office.

  • If you need volunteer hours or just want to volunteer your time, Salud Para La Gente is looking for caring people who have a passion to help others. If you would like more information, please ask at the front office.

  • If there are any high school students who need community service, Bradley Elementary will be having their annual Fall Festival, Sunday, October 22nd at the Corralitos Community Center. We will have volunteer spots available from 8:00 am to 5:30 p.m. in lots of different areas, for more information please ask at your front office.


____________________ATHLETICS NOTES____________________ Join a Team and Make New Friends

Sports forms are available online or in the front office during summer.

______________IMPORTANT SENIOR INFORMATION______________

Congratulations class of 2017!

__________________GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT__________________ (Academic Support)

New Counseling Staff from PVPSA!

___________________CONGRATULATIONS___________________ Mariner Pride Winners

___________________STUDENT REMINDERS___________________

  • DRIVING & PARKING ON CAMPUS ALERT....... TICKETING IS IN EFFECT... Vehicles not adhering to all parking and driving regulations are subject to ticketing or towing!
  • ABSENCES MUST BE CLEARED WITHIN 72 HOURS, 5 unexcused absences equals 1 Saturday School. Be sure to check your attendance on a regular basis, if you have 5 or more unexcused absences just attend a Saturday School and sign in. Students are responsible for keeping track of their attendance.





March 25th, 9am-1pm



Ticketing for illegal parking is in effect.  Remember that  PARKING ON CAMPUS  IS A PRIVILEGE...NOT A RIGHT.  

PARKING PERMIT is required to park on campus. 



Anonymous Reporting & Non-Discrimination


As members of the Aptos High School Community, it is OUR RESPONSIBILITY TO DEVELOP A POSITIVE SCHOOL CLIMATE that promotes respect for diversity, effective interpersonal and communication skills, self-esteem, conflict resolution, and personal as well as social responsibility  and well-being, and we take this charge seriously.

To support our efforts, we are asking that if you are aware of or witness any act of violence, bullying, harassment, or substance abuse on our campus or at any AHS sponsored event, please...

  1. Contact an administrator, staff member, coach or trusted adult.
  2. If you do not want to make a statement in person, then we ask that you please use the WE-TIP hotline (1-800-78-CRIME)  to provide information to AHS staff  and administration anonymously!

We need your support to create the safe and effective educational environment that we all deserve.