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!
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!!
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.
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!!
Cheerleading team and individual photos will be taken on Tuesday morning, 8/22, beginning PROMPTLY at 8:30am. Varsity will go first.
Please be at the field in full uniform and ready to go no later than 8:30am. Coaches will give further instructions at practice on Monday afternoon.
Please make checks payable to ‘Extreme Team Sports Photos.’
For order form, click here: Cheer-football season photo order form