Have you ever wondered what a microaggression is? Have you heard or experienced microaggressions at school? Want to make sure you're not saying microaggressions unintentionally? Come learn more and talk about your experiences at the Race & Equity Forum on this Thursday, January 25 in the Commons during HiHo. Make sure to check in with your HiHo teacher first.


The annual Big Band Swing Dance is almost here! Please join us in the SC commons on Saturday, January 26 for a dance lesson (optional), live music, tasty treats, friendship, and dancing! Tickets for the even are available from Ms. Denney at the ASB window or online at


Get your pajamas ready because Tattoo's Winter Coffeehouse is coming up, and this year's theme is Slumberhouse! Come by for this free event for a night of musical performances, poetry reading, and food! So save the date for January 25! In the SC Commons at 7:00 PM.
If you would like to perform, sign ups are in Ms. Marshall's room, room 249. Be bold, be creative, perform at Coffeehouse!


Do you love to sing, dance or act? Well now is your chance! Auditions for SC Drama's spring musical, Beauty and The Beast, will be held on January 22, 23, and 25. We look forward to seeing you there!


FREE SAT testing during the school day on March 6 for Shorecrest and Shorewood Juniors. More info can be found under News and Notes on the SC Home page. 


Homework club continues on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:45-4:00 in room 245. Teachers, paraeducators and peer tutors will be onsite and available to help you catch up, get ahead or answer your questions. If your student needs to be picked up early, please contact the attendance office to notify the attendance secretary ( If no advanced notice is received, your student will be asked to remain until 4:00 PM. Transportation will be provided. Buses will depart from the front bus loop at 4:10 and drop off at several convenient locations, including Ballinger home, Polaris apartments, and Brookside, Lake Forest Park, and Ridgecrest Elementary Schools.


Are you looking for something creative and different to do? Then join us Saturday, February 2, from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM for Coffee, Cocoa and Cards. In this workshop, we will be making cards by printmaking. You will have the option to design and print your own cards, or to use our premade printing blocks. This is a great activity for families, and an opportunity to create Valentines or other unique artworks. No experience necessary. This workshop is located at Shorecrest HS in T113 in the Fine Arts building. It is open to ages 8 years old and older. Students 8 -10 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Fee is $30 for individuals, and $25 per person for groups of 2 or more. Registration is limited so don’t delay. To reserve your spot return your form and check to the ASB window or mail to Shorecrest. With sign up, you will receive templates to pre-design your card (*highly recommended). For more information, please contact Laura King at


Join us Saturday, February 9 and Saturday, February 16 from 10am-12noon for A CERAMICS MAKER SPACE. The workshop is in the T110 ceramics room in the fine art building. You will create several ceramic pieces with guidance from Mr. van den Bosch over two 2hr sessions. It is open to students, staff and family members high school age and older. Registration is limited so don’t delay. To reserve your spot turn in your form and check to the ASB window or mail to Shorecrest. For more information, please contact Craig van den Bosch at


Hey Shorecrest, don’t miss the opportunity to get an appointment at the Mobile Dental Clinic. It will be here to serve us on Tuesday, 1/22. This is a FREE service regardless of insurance benefits. Get your dental needs taken care of right here! Please contact nurse Carlene for an application soon and secure your appointment.


Senior Spree tickets on sale now! Senior Spree is an all-night chaperoned, alcohol/drug free celebration held the evening of graduation, June 9, 2019 (9pm-6am). This event is sponsored by the Shorecrest PTSA and Grad Nights to give graduating seniors an opportunity to celebrate their accomplishments with their classmates in a safe and fun environment. Limited time offer! $155 per ticket if you purchase by January 30, 2019! The price will increase to $175 on January 31, 2019. Buy now and save $20! Ticket price includes transportation to two exciting locations, games and entertainment, prizes, food and beverages, chaperones and security! For more information, please visit the Shorecrest PTSA website or contact the Spree committee with any questions at


Hey seniors and parents/guardians! A deadline is! Senior tributes (Ads) are due on 1/19. The deadline is firm. These spaces have sold out the last two years in a row! Be a part of the history and tradition of the Loch yearbook and don't miss out on this Scot tradition of paying tribute to your favorite senior! Please see Ms. Denney at the ASB window to purchase a tribute. 1/4 page=$65.00 1/2 page=$115.00 Full Page=$195.00 Visit the SC homepage for the link to all the details and specifics.