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Mission High School
3750 18th Street, Room 408
San Francisco, CA 94114

Volunteer Lunch and Learn

Every month we have a topic to talk about ¬†with the volunteers to better serve the students who come to ASAP for help. In October the topic was about personal statements. Key takeaways are UC admissions readers only spend 8 minutes reading an application, so it is important to to make a personal statement be […]

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ASAP partners with Public Allies

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Hi My name is Marcus Ma and I am ASAP’s College Connection Coordinator. I have matched with ASAP through an Americorps Program called Public Allies. PA is about developing leaders in the community and promoting social justice. I am really excited to be placed here for my 10 months. I am working on creating a […]

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Another Turkey Bowl Win for Mission Bears

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This marks as the 2nd year in a row that our Mission Bear’s resilient football team wins City Championships! Junior, Niamey Harris and senior, Anthony Porter scored touchdowns that resulted in a close win of 14-13! We are all very proud of the team and the hard work that they have been putting in on […]

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Superbowl 50 Fund Playmaker Grant [Video]

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This year, ASAP was awarded with the 28th 50 Fund Playmaker Grant from San Francisco Bay Area Superbowl 50! The 50 Fund grant will fund ASAP’s Summer Program Project, allowing mission student athletes to attend programs on college campuses, giving students a fun summer and exposure to college life. Last year, ASAP sent 155 students […]

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We moved! ASAP’s new and improved location!

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This past summer has brought great changes to the Mission ASAP community! We have officially moved into a new larger space. ASAP is now located on the fourth floor of Mission High School in Room 408. Along with a new location, we have new faster working computers and lovely donated furniture. An addition that the […]

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New Laptop Donation Program with Stanford

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The Stanford Haas Center for Public Service and the Stanford Bookstore have partnered together with ASAP to create the Laptop Donation Program. Executive Director Liz Butler Steyer and Program Assistant Vivian Wong both graduated from Stanford and hoped their alma mater could help supply gently used laptops to ASAP students in need. Huge thanks to […]

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Ken Burns and Dust Bowl survivor visit Mission

Last Thursday, Ken Burns and Dust Bowl survivor Trixie Davis recount the history of the 1930’s manmade ecological disaster at a Mission High assembly. The event was held in anticipation of Burns’ new documentary, The Dust Bowl, premiering on PBS November 18 and 19. Together, Burns and Davis brought to life the memory of the […]

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Mother Jones on a Mission

Greetings! As fall semester moves into full swing, homework’s piling up, sports are moving into the heart of the season, and seniors are swimming in drafts of personal statements. We encourage you to take a moment to read “Everything You’ve Heard About Failing Schools Is Wrong” in Mother Jones’ September/October 2012 issue. The author, Kristina […]

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Mission Football Rules Turkey Day!

For the first time in 57 years (since 1954), the Mission Bears were able to emerge out of AAA on a Thanksgiving afternoon as the champions with a thrilling 12-7 victory over the Washington Eagles. Read the SF Preps Article here

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Mission Wins Boys Basketball City Championship!

For the second time in three years, the boys basketball team won the AAA title in 2012! Mission beat Marshall 89-76 in an exciting game at Kezar Pavilion. With many ASAP students on the team, we are very proud of their impressive season. Go Bears! Read SF Preps Article here

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