Category Archives: Uncategorized

Mon., 02/12/18 (5pm-8pm) – Menchie’s fundraiser – Clifton Park Center location

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!

Sat., 01/13/18 — Shen Showcase (HSE gymnasium)

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.


Sun., 01/07/2018 (12:30pm-2:30pm)–Basketball Cheer Clinic (varsity) – Shatekon gymnasium

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

Sat., 12/09/17 & Sun., 12/10/17 – Shen Cheer gift wrapping table – Crossgates Mall

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**

December 2017 to January 2018 – hat / glove / socks drive for Things of My Very Own

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!

Wed., 11/08/17 (6pm) – mandatory cheerleader & parent meeting – Shatekon cafeteria

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:

Shen Cheerleading Booster Club_parent info pkg-Basketball Season

  • 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).

November 2017 – Lakeside Farms pie sales fundraiser

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:

Shen Cheer pie fundraiser order form_updated 3-1

Linked below please find some helpful selling tips and information to refer to while conducting this fundraiser:

Sample Lake Side Farms pie gift certificate with selling points

Fri., 10/13/17–Senior Night & Mayde Creek HS hurricane relief fundraiser

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!!

Sat., 9/30/17 (11am-5pm)–Shen Cheer car wash fundraiser (see full post for team shift times)

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

Sun., 9/24/17 (see full post for times)–Nick’s Run To Be Healed 5K race

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)


Tue., 9/12/17 (4pm-8pm)–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!