On Monday, 02/12/18, Shen Cheer Booster Club will be holding a profit-sharing fundraiser at the Menchie’s Clifton Park location (next to Chipotle). Shen Cheerleading will earn 20% of all sales (between 5pm-8pm), in which our fundraiser is mentioned and/or the flyer above is shown.
Please share this with your friends and family and come out for an early Valentine’s Day treat!
ORDER/PAYMENT SUBMISSION DUE BY **12/01/2017**
Make checks payable to ‘AWARDS BY WALSH’ and provide forms/payment to Renée Barlow on the due date.
Shen Cheer apparel order form (link below):
* Please take care in ordering sizes, as items are embroidered/screen printed to order*
On Saturday, 01/13/18, Shen Cheerleading will host the first Shen Showcase at the Shen HSE gymnasium. This will be a non-judged friendly invitational open to Section 2 cheerleading teams, giving the girls an opportunity to loosen up, practice their routines, socialize with fellow Section 2 teams and get the jitters out before the real competition begins!
Doors open at 08:30 am; warm-ups begin at 08:55 am.
Entry fee – $5 (under 4 years old free; no charge for participating cheerleaders)
Refreshments and event t-shirts will be available for sale.
SEE YOU THERE!!
Allan Barger (Extreme Team Sports Photos) will be at practice on Wednesday, 01/10/17 to take team photos for basketball/competition season. The photo order form is attached (link below to open). Please be sure to complete all required fields on the form and make checks payable to ‘Extreme Team Sports Photos.’
Mark your calendar now and spread the word for the 2018 Basketball Season Varsity Cheer Clinic!
Sunday, January 7, 2018
12:30pm – 2:30pm
Shatekon Elementary School gym
Open to grades K-8. Learn the routine at the clinic, then perform for the crowd during halftime at the home basketball game on Friday, 01/12/2018! Register prior to 12/30/2017 to be guaranteed a clinic t-shirt!
Click for more info / registration form, click here: basketball cheer clinic 2018_registration form
Shen Cheer will again be operating a gift-wrapping table at the Crossgates Mall for the holiday season during the 12/9-12/10 weekend in December.
Shifts / sign-up information — see attachments below
JV wrapping shift times, chaperone shift times, item sign-up (click link): JV wrapping 2017 **at least one parent still needed for JV 6p-8p shift**
Varsity wrapping shift times, chaperone shift times, item sign-up (click link): Varsity wrapping 2017 **at least one parent still needed for Varsity 4p-6p shift**
JV cheer will have mandatory choreography sessions on Saturday, 12/02/17 (2p-6p) and Sunday, 12/03/17 (2:30p-6:30p) at Cheer Intensity.
During the months of December and January, Shen Cheer will be collecting childrens’ winter hats, gloves/mittens, and socks, in support of Things of My Very Own. Other items needed are diapers, school supplies, and hygiene items.
Things of My Very Own is a non-profit organization that provides crisis intervention services to at-risk children whom have been impacted by abuse and/or neglect.
Shen Cheer will have marked collection boxes outside the gymnasium entrances at each home basketball game. If you would like to arrange for pick-up of a larger donation, please click on the ‘contact us’ link above to get in touch. Thank you!
During the month of December (12/01/17 – 12/20/17), Shen cheerleaders will be conducting an Alpin Haus gift card raffle ticket fundraiser.
Alpin Haus has again generously donated a $200 gift card for Shen Cheer to raffle off. Cheerleaders will be required to sell (10) tickets each, at $5 per ticket.
Varsity cheerleading will have mandatory choreography sessions on Friday, 11/10 (10a-2p), Saturday, 11/11 (9a-2:30p) and Sunday, 11/12 (10a-2p), at the Tesago gymnasium.
There will be a mandatory cheerleader & parent meeting on Wednesday, 11/08/2017 at 6pm in the Shatekon cafeteria.
To view the booster club information package, please click here:
- one correction to the attached packet–the Varsity choreography session on Sat., 11/11 will be from 9:30a-2:30p (not 10a-2p as indicated in the packet).
During the month of November (11/10/17 – 11/29/17), Shen cheerleaders will be conducting a pie sale fundraiser. Gift certificates redeemable for pies from Lakeside Farms in Ballston Lake (YUM!!; flavors listed below) will be sold for $18/pc. Gift certificates will be given to the cheerleaders for delivery on 11/30/17.
Gift certificates will be valid for one year and will be redeemable for one of the following flavors:
* Apple * Apple Caramel Walnut * Peach * Chocolate Cream * Banana Cream * Pumpkin *
Additional order form tracking sheets can be downloaded here:
Linked below please find some helpful selling tips and information to refer to while conducting this fundraiser:
There will be an informational meeting for basketball cheer season on Thursday, 10/19/17 at 4pm in the High School East Little Theater. Mark your calendars!!
Shen Cheer and Shen Football are teaming up during Friday’s game to help a cheer/football program in need. Mayde Creek HS (Houston, TX) suffered damage to their equipment and storage facilities during Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that followed. Cheerleaders will be collecting donations during the 1st quarter, and the Football Booster Club will be contributing a portion of their 50-50 raffle earnings for the evening. Please help us to help MCHS. GO SHEN!!
The dress rehearsal for the homecoming performance will be on Sunday, 10/1/17 from 9am-10:30am at the football field.
** We will need parent volunteers to assist with moving mats on this date, on Senior Night, and at the Homecoming Game. Please contact us (contact tab above) if you are willing/able to help out. Thank you!!
The Shen Cheer car wash will be held on Saturday, 9/30/17 from 11am-5pm at the Shen Methodist Church in Clifton Park (on Rt. 146, across from the main campus).
Bring us your dirty car, and leave with it squeaky clean!!
SHIFT TIMES BELOW / *please show up 15 minutes before your scheduled shift to receive instructions, stations, etc. / *please get car wash supplies and signs that you signed up for to Alyssa Marchewka by Friday, 9/22
11am-1pm Freshman Team
1pm-3pm Varsity Team
3pm-5pm JV Team
Shen cheerleaders will again support this excellent cause–help cheer on the runners participating in the 5K race!
** Meet Mrs. Lacijan / Mrs. Barlow at the volunteer check-in booth at the beginning of your scheduled shift (see shift times below). If you are willing/able to assist for longer than your scheduled shift, please let us know (contact tab above), as Nick’s Run race staff need more help throughout the entire event. Thank you!!
10:30 – 11:30 Freshman Team (Nick’s Dash, Nick’s Mile)
11:30 – 12:30 JV Team (2-mile walk)
12:30 – 1:30 Varsity Team (Nick’s Run 5K race)
Sponsor Shen Cheer, and we will advertise your business for the 2017-18 cheerleading season!!
Our generous sponsors will be named / hyperlinked (if sponsor has a website) on our website, and will be listed on our cheerleaders’ sponsor shirts, worn each game day during football and basketball seasons!
Click here to download the sponsor form: sponsorform-2017
1st ANNUAL CHIPOTLE / SHEN CHEER PROFIT-SHARING FUNDRAISER !!
- Tuesday, 9/12/17 from 4pm-8pm at the Chipotle at Clifton Park Center
- For every *qualifying* purchase, Chipotle will share 50% of the proceeds from that sale with Shen Cheer!!
- *for a purchase to qualify, you must show a hard (paper) copy or electronic copy (on your phone) of our fundraiser flyer (click here–Chipotle fundraiser flyer_Sept 2017
- if you don’t have your phone or a copy of the flyer, just tell the cashier at checkout that you’re there for the Shen Cheer fundraiser–it’s that simple!!
- Tell your family, friends and neighbors and share the link to the flyer–the more people that participate, the more our teams benefit!