Remaining Spring 2024 STAAR/EOC Tests Next Week!

One more STAAR/EOC test to go! 

 

Shepton Algebra I students will undergo Algebra I EOC testing on Tuesday, April 30 (makeup date is May 3).

 

On testing days, students should come to school with a charged Chromebook, water bottle, and a snack. Make sure to get plenty of rest the night before your test and eat a healthy breakfast before testing!

Shepton PTSA Staff Casserole Day Thank Yous!

Our annual Shepton PTSA Casserole Day was a huge success! Thank you to our incredible Shepton Families who donated take-home casserole dinners for our entire Shepton staff! 

 

Click here to view the list of donors.

 

Plus, these awesome parents stepped up with cash donations to help make Casserole Day even better: Amy Schiller, Endren Tran, Jessica Hinckle, Jenny Martinez, and Kim Newland. Thanks for your cash donations!

 

Your generosity allowed Shepton PTSA to gift a reusable tote bag filled with a casserole, bagged salad, rolls, and dessert to 150 Shepton staff members!

Shepton PTSA 2024 Senior Scholarship Opportunity!

Shepton PTSA is offering two $500 scholarships to graduating Plano ISD seniors who are two-year alumni of Shepton High School. 

 

Applicants must meet all of the qualifications, including being a student member of Shepton PTSA during both years at Shepton.

 

To apply for the Shepton High School Alumni Scholarship, eligible applicants must submit the following:

  • Complete and signed application form
  • A 500 to 1000 word essay titled “Shepton High School – A Stepping Stone to My Future” plus cover sheet
  • Official school transcript with GPA

Applications are due no later than April 30 and must be delivered or mailed to Georgette Bird. Address and contact info is in the application.

 

Click here for more details, including a link to the scholarship application.

 

Please contact Georgette Bird at president@sheptonptsa.org with any questions. Good luck to all applicants!

Plano West 24-25 Physical Day is May 8!

On Wednesday, May 8, Plano West is hosting its annual Physical Day for all West Cluster athletes from 3:00-6:00 p.m. in the Plano West SAC. Each physical is just $20, and all students must pre-register/pre-pay before arriving at Plano West. 

 

Visit here for forms and instructions, including medical history forms, payment information, and instructions. Times for each group are listed as well. Please make sure to attend during your group’s time slot and be on time!

 

All students participating in Plano ISD activities are required to have a yearly physical prior to participation in any tryouts, practices, games, or competitions for PISD athletics. 

 

Physical Day Reminders:

  • All athletes must have a current signed medical history to attend.
  • Registration and payment must be completed before arriving for your time slot.
  • Physicals must be completed on the official UIL physical form. 

Questions? Please contact Courtney Goree at Courtney.Goree@pisd.edu. Thanks!

Shop The Shepton PTSA Spirit Wear Spring Sale!

Our awesome Shepton Spirit Wear is now on sale! It's a great opportunity to get some new Spirit Wear at reduced prices!

 

Show everyone your Wolfpack spirit while sporting your Shepton Wolves Spirit Wear! This year, we have a blue cotton short-sleeve t-shirt with designs on the front and back, a gray cotton long-sleeve hoodie, and all-new super comfy Shepton Wolves pajama pants! 

 

Did you know that we can deliver to Frankford and Renner? Just let us know your student's current school and we will coordinate delivery!

 

Spirit Wear is available in our Online Store. Sizes and quantity is limited to what we have on hand, so don't delay! 

 

Questions? Please contact Karen Hazan-Cohen or Kim Velevis at spiritwear@sheptonptsa.org

 

 

2024-2025 Shepton PTSA Board Interest Form Open!

 

Looking for a great way to support our Shepton students and staff? Consider serving on the 24-25 Shepton PTSA Executive Board!

 

We have several open positions and would love to find your perfect fit! Let us know what you’re interested in by completing this form.

 

If you have questions or would like more information about the positions, please contact our Parliamentarian at Parliamentarian@SheptonPTSA.org. Thank you for your interest!

Join the Shepton PTSA!

Support our students and staff by purchasing a 2023-2024 membership! Your annual Shepton PTSA membership helps provide programs that will enhance our students' learning, while showing your appreciation for all that our Shepton staff does for our kids. 

 

Did you know that students can join the Shepton PTSA? Students, parents, grandparents, teachers, and community members are welcome to join us to help advocate for our students.

 

Plus, any student that joins Shepton PTSA for both freshman and sophomore years is eligible to apply for our $500 college scholarship their senior year!

 

Click here to join today and help support your Shepton PTSA!

 

Questions? Please contact Hilary Dietz at membership@sheptonptsa.org. Thanks for your support! 

We Love Our Shepton Copy Room Volunteers!

Want to do something that directly helps our Shepton teachers and staff? Volunteer in the Copy Room!

 

We have time slots available on Tuesdays and Thursday mornings. Click here to sign up!

 

Don't forget--all PISD volunteers must have an approved 23-24 background check on file with the school office before arriving on campus. To complete your annual volunteer registration and background check, visit https://plano.voly.org/.

 

Questions? Please contact Kathy Grane at copyroom@sheptonptsa.org. Thank you for your help!

Shepton Tutorial Schedules Available!

Need a tutorial schedule? All Shepton tutorial schedules are available here. Make sure to bookmark this link and check back often for any changes.

 

For any questions about tutorials, please contact your student's teacher directly. Thanks!  

Come Volunteer with Shepton PTSA!

Want to be a part of something great? Come volunteer with us! Shepton PTSA is an all-volunteer organization, and we are always looking for great volunteers to support our programs and events.

Don't forget! All PTSA and Shepton volunteers must renew their PISD background checks each school year through the VOLY Plano ISD volunteer management system. You can access VOLY at http://plano.voly.org/. For more details on the PISD volunteer approval process, please visit pisd.edu/volunteer.

 

Any questions, please contact Lisa Hingson, 2nd VP - Volunteers, at volunteers@sheptonptsa.org. Thank you!

 

Shop and Support Your Shepton PTSA!

Did you know that you can support Shepton PTSA when doing your grocery shopping at Tom Thumb and Kroger? 

 

  

Tom Thumb's Good Neighbor Rewards Program links your Reward Card to Shepton High School. Stop by the Customer Service desk and pick up a registration form. Shepton's number is 6657.

 

Please note that you must pick up a form in person, not online. Be sure to re-link your Rewards each year! 

Kroger's Community Rewards Program helps us raise money for Shepton PTSA while shopping for your groceries. 

 

Click here to learn how to link your Kroger card.   

 

Thank you for supporting Shepton PTSA!

  

Get Social With Shepton!

Are you following Shepton PTSA on social media? Connect with us and stay up-to-date on Shepton happenings! Click a link below to like and follow Shepton PTSA:

Did you know that Shepton High School is also on social media? Like and follow Shepton High School at these links:

 

Help Our Community With Lovepacs!

Lovepacs needs your help to continue to serve 1000 Plano ISD students for the upcoming school year. Born out of a desire to help children in need, Lovepacs was created to provide meals to students who would otherwise go hungry during school holidays. Through coordination with local schools and its volunteers, Lovepacs engages communities to feed children as an expression of love.

 

There are several ways to contribute. Donate online, shop the Amazon Wishlist, shop the Walmart Wishlist, or shop and drop off at one of the Lovepacs dropoff locations.

 

Questions? Call 972-754-8518 or email plano@lovepacs.org. Thank you for your support!

 

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