SHS Robotics Team wins its 4th NASA
The Shaker HS Robotics Teams is a $5,000
winner of a NASA FIRST Robotics Competition grant. This is
the fourth time the team has been a recipient. »READ
SHS students participate in SADD
On Wednesday, Nov. 27th, a number of
students and faculty members wore black to raise awareness
about drunk driving, as well as remember past victims of
drunk driving accidents.»READ
Code of behavior for spectators during
As we enter the winter sports season,
the Suburban Scholastic Council has put together a code of
behavior for spectators. This code represents long standing
practices and expectations held by member schools. Please
take the time to review the attached code.»READ
Shaker HS students plan a benefit
concert for Syria
Three 10th grade English students are
taking a unique approach to a human rights project by
raising international awareness to the crisis in Syria. The
concert is Friday, December 6.»READ MORE
Hundreds of SHS students participate in
Remembrance Day by wearing "Shen green"
More than 700 Shaker High School
students bought and wore a long-sleeve Shen green shirt to
show solidarity with Shenendehowa. »
SHS Students of the Month - November 2013
Congratulations to the Shaker High School
Students of the Month for November.
SHS teacher receives annual Gavel Award
On November 14, Shaker High School
Business Law teacher Chad Finck was awarded the Seventh
Annual Gavel Award from Colonie Town Justice and Court
Administrator, Peter G. Crummey.
SHS students combat bullying with
A small group of students at Shaker High
School known as the Antibullying Committee are working
together to make a big difference when it comes to ending
Shaker teacher honored by former student
Teachers usually tell high school seniors
“remember where you came from” when they graduate each June.
Class of 2013 alumna Sara Berg-Love, currently a freshman at
Stanford University is taking that saying to heart with a
particular SHS teacher.
A message to parents from SHS principal Mr.
The start of the year has been a good one
for our students. Ninth graders are learning how to find their
way in the high school. Twelfth graders are beginning to
formalize their postgraduate plans. All of our students are
beginning to organize their days in terms of time commitment and
SHS October Newsletter
Click here to download the SHS October newsletter.
SHS Ski Club information
CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FIVE WEEK PROGRAM AND HOW TO
SHS junior presents research to NIDA
Shaker High School junior Gili Rusak
recently received the opportunity to give a presentation on her
research of how Twitter could be used as an effective social
media platform for drug abuse prevention to the National
Institute on Drug Abuse.
Shaker musicians chosen for All-State
Congratulations to Shaker High School
musicians who have been selected for the New York State School
Music Association (NYSSMA) All-State ensembles. They will
be performing in Rochester in early December.
Senior yearbook and ad orders
Congratulations! This year your daughter
or son is a senior at Shaker High School. You may order a
yearbook ($70.00) for your child as well as place an ad.
LEARN MORE AND DOWNLOAD ORDER FORM
Notice to parents of juniors & seniors:
Providing student information to U.S. Armed Forces
Public Law 107-107 requires high schools
to provide access to students' names, addresses and
telephone listings. This list of grade 11 and 12 students
will be used specifically for armed services recruiting
processes and scholarships. Unless we hear from you in
writing, we will be providing this list to the recruiters.
If you do not want this information released,
click here, download and fill out this form and return
to the SHS Guidance Dept. This must be returned by October
2013-14 SHS parking permit application
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PARKING PERMIT APPLICATION [PDF]
2013-14 SHS Club/Activties listing
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD LISTING OF CLUBS AND PROGRAMS [PDF]
2013-14 SHS supply lists
The Shaker High School supply lists for 2013-14
are now available
and can be downloaded here [PDF].
2013-14 SAT/ACT test dates
Click on the link below to find out the
dates of upcoming SAT and ACT exams plus when to register by as
New student tardy policy at SHS
Beginning January 28, 2013, a change has
been made regarding the consequences assigned to Shaker High
School students who violate the tardy policy. »