Upper School Announcements

Upper School News

List of 19 news stories.

  • Book Fair Leadership Positions

    by: Abbi Reynolds, Book Fair Chair
    For the 2023 Book Fair, Shorecrest will partner with Tombolo Books, a local bookstore in downtown St. Petersburg. To start, the committee is looking for two volunteers to assume two lead positions: Head of Design and Community Liaison
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  • SCA Volunteer Opportunities

    by: SCA Committee Chairs
    There are many ways to get involved in volunteering with SCA this year. Any amount of time you can give is greatly appreciated!
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  • Guests in the Peck Center for Medical Sciences

    by: Lisa Peck, Director of The Peck Center for Medical Sciences
    Dr. Dmitry Baschinsky, a pathologist and Max's dad, visited the Peck Center for Medical Sciences. Dr. Mitchell Miller, an ENT and Samantha's dad, also visited and shared a human stapes - the smallest bone in the human body.
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  • Action Required: Register Your Vehicles at Shorecrest

    by: Dr. Anna Baralt, Director of Technology and Media Services
    We are ready to move forward with the full implementation of our license plate reader system for all cars entering and exiting campus. Please complete the Vehicle Registration Form that has been uploaded to your SchoolForms Online account.
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  • Building Community through Student Life

    by: Erich Schneider, Head of Upper School
    Members of Shorecrest Upper School's Student Ambassadors, Honor Council and Student Council have worked to organize community building through the advisory program, clubs, events and service learning.
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  • Mapping Characters' Brains

    by: Courtney Ellis '02, Upper School Teacher & Counselor
    Shorecrest Upper School students taking AP Psychology applied their knowledge of the functions of brain parts in a "Celebrity Brain Project."
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  • Affording College Week

    by: College Counseling
    The College Counseling Team is hosting Affording College Week, November 14-18. New podcast episodes will be released on College Charge. A college financial aid officer will review forms and processes for financial aid for the 2022-23 cycle.
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  • Basketball Weekly Update

    by: Coach Folwell, CK Moore, Tallon
    MS Boys Green Basketball vs. Skycrest Christian: 30-43 Loss. 
    Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Bayshore: 15-73 Loss.
    Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Keswick Christian: 16-79 Loss.
    MS Girls Basketball vs. Skycrest Christian: 6-46 Loss.
    MS Girls Basketball vs. Westlake Christian: 3-31 Loss.
    MS Green Boys Basketball vs. Indian Rocks: 25-45 Loss.
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    by: Performing Arts Dept.
    Shorecrest Upper School Thespian Troupe 3140 proudly presents a night of performances by Shorecrest's award-winning singers, dancers and actors. Save the date of Wednesday, November 30 at 7pm in the Janet Root Theatre!
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  • Order your Yearbook

    by: Casey McDonough, Yearbook Advisor
    The Shorecrest “Crestviews” yearbook captures Chargers memories for Alpha - 12th grade. Sales are open now for the 2022-2023 edition for $50.
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  • SCA Holiday Gift Drive

    by: Bonnie Lurie & Stacy Conroy '00
    For more than 25 years, the Holiday Gift Drive supported by SCA has been Shorecrest’s signature service event serving Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay, which provides advocacy and support for abused, abandoned or neglected children of Pinellas and Pasco Counties. The Gift Drive begins on November 28 and culminates on December 9.
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  • Shorecrest Sailing Chargers Have Amazing start to the season!

    by: Ainsley Braun '25
    On October 22 the Shorecrest Varsity Sailing Chargers traveled to Jensen Beach to sail in their first regatta of the season and ended up placing 3rd out of 19 other schools. On November 5 the Chargers placed 7th out of 18 other schools.
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  • Soccer Weekly Recap

    by: Coaches Idinge, Dougherty, McDonough and Montoya
    Varsity Girls Soccer vs. George Jenkins High School: 4-2 Win!
    Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Osceola High School: 2-2 Tie.
    Varsity Girls Soccer vs. East Lake High School: 1-1 Tie.
    MS Girls Soccer vs. Northside Christian: 0-5 Loss.
    Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Carrollwood Day: 0-2 Loss.
    Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Osceola: 0-3 Loss.
    Varsity Boys Soccer vs. Clearwater High: 3-1 Win!
    JV Boys Soccer vs. Berkley: 1-3 Loss.
    JV Boys Soccer vs. Jesuit: 0-8 Loss.
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  • Varsity Football Wins Semifinals - on to State Championship!

    by: Coach McCall, Athletic Director
    The Varsity Football Chargers took on neighboring Canterbury in the State Semifinals on Friday, November 11. Shorecrest won: 53-7!
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  • Upcoming SCA Socials

    by: SCA Board
    Check out fun events for Shorecrest parents/guardians to mix and mingle!
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  • Varsity Golf at State Matches

    by: Coaches Filler and Miller
    Sophia Dyer '26 shot a 73 came in 12th place.
    Clark Mason '26 shot a 76 and finished tied for 20th place.
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  • Dads Night Out

    by: Dads Night Out Team
    Shorecrest Dads Night Out holds informal get togethers, usually on the last Thursday of the month.
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  • Financial Aid Application Portal Now Open

    by: Alvanita Hope, Director of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid
    All current and prospective Shorecrest families are eligible to apply for financial aid. The application portal opened on November 1. The deadline for submitting a financial aid application for the 2023-2024 school year is January 31. This is a firm deadline.
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  • Alumna Kelly Holder Venuti '91 Shares Mental Health Tips

    by: Olivia Segalman, Alumni/Community Engagement
    To support conversations surrounding Mental Health Awareness Month in Upper School, Kelly Holder Venuti '91, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and Sandy McGlothlin, Registered Dietician Nutritionist, from Concierge Holistic Wellness, shared preventative tools Chargers can utilize to improve overall wellness and resilience.
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