October 21, 2014
Don Flynt, principal
970 Route 146, Clifton Park, NY 12065
518-881-0310 (East Building) • 518-881-0330 (West Building)
Shen High School has 22 students who
have been named Commended Students in the 2015 National
Merit Scholarship Program. These seniors will be cited at
a school ceremony and will be presented with a Certificate
of Commendation by the National Merit Scholarship
Commended students include:
London Brunell, Lindsay Caplan, Chad Charrette, Melanie Che, Nicholas Demasi, Amy DePoy, Kevin Favaron, Sarah Feinland, Jack Gartner, Gregory Laymon, Kevin Lorch, Taylor Mellow, Alexander Rock, Emmett Neidhart, Paul Sargunas, Jamin Sim, Jared Slosberg, Natalie Strehl, Nadia Suguitan, Taylor VanTine, Anna Zavodsky, and Shelly Zhang. [ ]
Have questions about the college
application process? Click on the following link to watch
the counselor’s College Application Tutorial.
Shen varsity field hockey players coach future stars. The varsity girls' team helps run the program by running practices and helping coach at the tournaments. The students also receive service hours toward National Honor Society. 
The Shenendehowa SFA Senate is excited to announce the Homecoming Dance in HSE on Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 7:00pm - 10:00pm. Tickets are FREE and available during all lunch periods in HSE and HSW from October 14th through October 17th. The dance is open to all high school students with a limited number of tickets available. This year's theme is Shen Spirit. The dance is semi-formal. Students must keep in mind the high school dress code. Please direct all questions to the SFA advisors Ann Conway firstname.lastname@example.org or Derek Dayton email@example.com.
Members from Shen's National Art Honor Society (Maia Loy, Margaux Hales, Carly Jacob, Emma Fishbein, and Rhea Mundra) painted approximately 50 faces of aspiring zombies at Leah’s Cakery in Round Lake. The annual Zombie Walk is a fundraiser for the local food pantries. Zombies of all ages set about the village and collect bags of food from all the porches. The group filled a large trailer in an hour! [MORE]
Congratulations to Shen H.S. students Taylor Abbitt and Jacob O'Shea on their selection to the NAFME All-National Music Festival. Jacob and Taylor were selected for the Chorus and orchestra (respectively) out of thousands of students across the United States. This is one of the highest honors ensembles a student can reach.
High school biology students survey the grasshopper population on Shen’s campus. 
A high school to college transition information night will be held for students and parents on November 6, from 6–8 pm in the High School East Little Theater. 
High school teacher, Jami Sautter, and some high school students meet with Piper Kerman, author of the memoir Orange Is the New Black who spoke at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library.
The following information is provided for parents who were unable to attend our 10th Grade Parent Night: Grade 10 Orientation, Navigating Gr. 10, Graduation Requirements, and Orientation Handout.We hope you find these materials useful. In the event you have any questions, please let us know. You can also find useful information on our YouTube channel.
High School biology classes study field ecology on Shen's campus. 
High School Principally Speaking Newsletter. Click here for pertinent information about the opening of school 2014.
10/17/14 - Homecoming and Spirit Rally
10/18/14 - PSAT Given at Shen
10/25/14 - ACT Given at Shen
11/11/14 - Veteran's Day, No School
11/13/14-11/15/14 - High School Drama Production "Noises Off."
11/20/14 - MS/HS Report Cards Distributed
11/27/14-11/28/14 - Thanksgiving Recess, No School
Family and Consumer Science (FACS)
Mr. Armstrong ;
Mrs. Kinsella ;
Mr. St. Denis;
Mr. Tymeson ;
Special Education Department