Category Archives: UPCOMING EVENTS

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

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!

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**

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