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  • Morning Announcement: https://www.youtube.com/c/SomervilleTVMedia/live
  • 2019 Whole School Quality Survey link

  • March 26 & 27, 2019 at 7:55am: ELA MCAS test administered to sophomores and some selected juniors. Delayed start for 9th, 11th and 12th grade students not taking the exam. Lunch will be served at 11:00am and classes begin at 11:30am. Learn more about the MCAS schedule at the State Testing page on our website.

  • Early Release Dates for the rest of the year (students dismissed at 1:30): April 3, May 1, May 8, May 15, May 29, 2019. Please note that students have half days during mid-year and final exams: June 7, 10, 11, 2019.


Somerville High School Building Project

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Leadership Team

Leo DeSimone & Libby LaGambina

Sibby LaGambina, Principal at Somerville High School (pictured Right)
Mr. LaGambina oversees the running of the high school as Principal, as well as supporting and overseeing all academic departments, the Counseling Department and Assistant Principals. His previous position was as Assistant Principal/Housemaster. He is also the former Chair of the Science Department.

Leo DeSimone, Associate Principal at Somerville High School (pictured Left)
As Associate Principal, Mr. DeSimone  is lead on the SHS building project, assists with Athletics, provides primary budget oversight, and assists with day-to-day administration of the building and operations. He also enters his eighth year as Career and Technical Education Director.


The most recent school report card for Somerville High School 2018 available on the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.

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FREE Breakfast Served: 7:00-7:45am
School Hours: 7:55am to 2:32pm
Safety Line (to report absences): 617-625-6600, x6100

Somerville High School, Grades 9-12
81 Highland Avenue; Somerville, MA 02143 
(617) 625-6600, ext. 6100

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