Upper School News

List of 13 news stories.

  • Summer Trip: New Discounted Price!

    by: Ron Heller, Upper School History Teacher
    What do Salzburg, Vienna, Budapest, Prague and Munich have in common? 
    Mozart wrote, played and most likely slept in all of these places... and you can visit them June 2019!
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  • Charger Winnings - Closing Friday

    by: Big Event Committee
    Even if you missed The Big Event, you still have opportunities to bid online to support the Shorecrest Community Association (SCA)! Charger Winnings are an online auction of events, sign-up parties, and special experiences - many hosted by Shorecrest faculty for students! Also read about fabulous parent sign-up parties hosted by community members. Charger Winnings are only open online through March 22! All proceeds benefit the Shorecrest Community Association.
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  • Carline & Schedule Changes

    by: Mike Murphy, Headmaster
    The attached map highlights the new construction zone, which has taken effect. The entrance of Pratt Blvd. is two-way to allow cars to exit the First Street parking lot, but otherwise campus traffic will be one-way at all times. Please see the Traffic Map shared here.
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  • SAGE Dining Program Details & FAQs

    by: Rachel Barrett, Director of Marketing & Communications
    Our school community will enjoy dining together in the new Dining Rooms when we return from Spring Break 2019 on March 18. The new facility has dedicated space for Middle and Upper School student dining and for Lower School dining. Additional details and an FAQ are here.
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  • Upper School Announcements & New Schedule

    by: Don Paige, Head of Upper School
    Important Announcements and Reminders for Upper School families and students.
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  • Milestone Celebration reveals Charger Commons and much more!

    by: Stacy Alexander, Director of Alumni and Community Engagement
    On the morning of Thursday, February 28, 2019, the full Shorecrest community gathered to celebrate a major milestone in the Transform Campaign. Almost one year to the day of the campaign's public launch, the school community celebrated the opening of the first floor of the new 60,000 square foot facility and the building's new name - Charger Commons
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    by: Stacy Alexander, Director of Alumni and Community Engagement
    “The families of Raymond James were proud to join together to make a substantial collective gift to Shorecrest’s Transform Campaign. Collective giving has the potential to substantially grow philanthropy and build stronger communities. Giving as a group has allowed us to achieve greater impact to something that we all value, the experience that Shorecrest provides our children,” said Jim Bunn, President of Global Equities & Investment Banking for Raymond James and Shorecrest parent.
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  • Toast and Tour

    by: Stacy Alexander, Director of Alumni and Community Engagement
    More than 150 people, including Shorecrest parents, board members, faculty and staff gathered on February 28 under a bubble-filled sky to celebrate the opening of the first floor of the new 60,000 square foot facility and the building's new name — Charger Commons. The Toast & Tour event provided an opportunity to toast to the tremendous progress of the reimagined lower campus and acknowledge the Shorecrest community for all of its efforts in making the first phase of the Transform Campaign a success.
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  • Chargers are All Stars

    by: Athletics Department
    Congratulations to our Girls Varsity Basketball Coach, Rodney Brown, for coaching his All Stars to an 88-84 win in the Pinellas vs. Pinellas Basketball All-Star game at Keswick last weekend. Renice Dacres '19 had a great performance with 10 points, 10 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 block!  She scored 8 of the final 10 points of the game to seal the win. Renice has also been selected to play in the Pinellas vs. Hillsborough County All-Star game on March 30th at Dixie Hollins.
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  • Blood Drive, 3/20

    by: Leddon Zwack '21
    Parents/guardians, older students, faculty and staff, please consider donating blood on Wednesday, March 20. The OneBlood bus will be parked behind the Athletic Center from 11am-4:30pm.
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  • GaL Club Dodgeball Tournament, April 5

    by: Beth Bartlett, Club Faculty Advisor
    Dodging for Dollar$ - Friday, April 5. 4pm: Middle School play begins. 6:30pm: Upper School play begins.
    The Upper School Guardian ad Litem Club is hosting their 5th Annual Dodging for Dollar$ dodgeball tournament on Friday, April 5! Come enjoy dodgeball, pizza, music and lots of fun! Proceeds benefit the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay.
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  • Upcoming Relay For Life Fundraising Events

    by: Jacqui Barnes '19, Head of Pre-Relay Events
    Join your fellow Chargers and their families and friends at the following events supporting the Relay For Life of Shorecrest, benefiting American Cancer Society.
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  • Upper School Service Week 2019

    by: Diego Duran-Medina, Director of Service Learning
    Landy Hall will be missing a lot of teenagers next week... All Upper School students and faculty are about to embark on week-long service projects around the globe. Starting on Monday, March 4, 16 different Service Week groups will be serving, led by the talented Upper School faculty and staff. Life-changing trips to the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, and the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, will also provide service. Shorecrest Upper School will provide over 4,000 hours of service over 4 days.
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