Category Archives: UPCOMING EVENTS

Sun., 9/30/18 (see full post for times)–Nick’s Run To Be Healed 5K race

Shen cheerleaders will again support this excellent cause by cheering on the runners participating in the kids’ dash, walk, mile run, and 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 generally need more help throughout the entire event. 
Thank you!!
(tentative shift times; subject to change)
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)


Sat., 9/29/18 (10am-4pm)–Shen Cheer car wash fundraiser (see full post for team shift times)

The Shen Cheer car wash will be held on Saturday, 9/29/18 from 10am-4pm 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 Mrs. Rau (or Isabela Rau) by Thursday, 9/20.


Varsity – (large) sponges
JV – last name A-C–*buckets*; last name D-S–*squeegee*; last name T-Z–*plastic step stool*
Freshman – (6) large signs (dark/outlined lettering so they can be read by passing traffic)


10am-12pm     Freshman Team

12pm-2pm       Varsity Team

2pm-4pm         JV Team

**Updated–Mon., 9/17/18 – Shen Cheer sponsorship forms due (sponsor form here)

Sponsor Shen Cheer, and we will advertise your business for the 2018-19 cheerleading season!!
Shen Cheer offers two levels of sponsorship:
  • Your business logo on our sponsor shirt
  • Your business logo and hyperlink to your business’ website posted on the Shen Cheer website
  • Handsome team photo thank-you plaque to display at your business
  • Your business name on our sponsor shirt
  • Your business logo posted on the Shen Cheer website
  • Handsome cardstock team photo thank-you card suitable for display at your business
Click here to download the sponsor form:
Shen Cheerleading_sponsor form_2018-19

Sun., 9/16/18 (12:00pm-2:00pm)–Football Cheer Clinic (varsity) – Shatekon gymnasium – **ROUTINE VIDEO LINK HERE**

Mark your calendar now and spread the word for the 2018 Football Season Varsity Cheer Clinic!

Sunday, September 16, 2018

12:00pm – 2:00pm

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 JV football game on Saturday, 9/22/2018! 
Shirts guaranteed to all participants (pre-registered and same-day registrations on 9/16)!
Click for more info / registration form, click here:
football cheer clinic 2018_registration form

Click here to view the routine and practice for the performance on 9/22!
Shen Cheer future cheerleaders – fall clinic routine

Mon., 9/10/18 (4pm-8pm)–Chipotle / Menchie’s profit-sharing fundraiser!!

Come out to Chipotle & Menchie’s at the Clifton Park Center on Monday, 9/10, between 4pm-8pm for a profit-sharing fundraiser supporting Shen Cheer !!


  • Monday, 9/10/18 from 4pm-8pm at Chipotle and Menchie’s at Clifton Park Center
  • For every *qualifying* purchase, Chipotle will share 33% and Menchie’s will share 20% 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 (below)
    • 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 flyer with them–the more people that participate, the more our teams benefit!


Tue., 07/17/18 – Thu., 07/19/18 (9am-5pm) – NCA camp (Roesselville Elementary-S. Colonie)

The NCA commuter / day camp will be held from Tue., 7/17 – Thu., 7/19 (hours 9am-5pm daily) at the Roesselville Elementary School (S. Colonie School District).  The address is 100 California Avenue, Albany, NY 12205.
This camp is not mandatory, but is highly recommended by the coaches.
The cost of the camp is $150 per cheerleader.  Checks and release form (linked below) should be made payable to ‘Shen Cheerleading Booster Club,’ and need to be mailed/delivered to Coach Sharon Figel at 27 Gretel Terrace, Ballston Lake, NY 12019 no later than 7/1/18 *NO EXCEPTIONS*
NCA camp participant release and waiver form:

NCA 2018 summer camp release-waiver form

Wed., 6/6/18 (4pm) – fall cheerleading info meeting – HSE main cafeteria

On Wednesday, 6/6/18, there will be an informational cheerleading meeting for boys and girls who are currently in 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, or 11th grade.  Anyone interested in trying out for freshmen, JV, or Varsity football cheerleading should attend.  The meeting will be held in the High School East main cafeteria at 4pm.  See you there!  GO SHEN!!

Link to fall sports information meetings schedule:


Fall Cheer info. packet:

Shen Cheer 2018 fall-football season info packet