Knightly News

October 2nd


October 1st-14th: Credit Recovery Registration

October 2nd: Drive In Movie Night at SHS

October 2nd-October 8th: October Count...ATTENDANCE COUNTS!

October 5th-9th: Colorado Council Virtual College Fair Week

October 9th: No School

October 16th: End of 1st Quarter/Silver Classes

October 19th: Beginning of 2nd Quarter/Navy Classes

October 19th: AP Test Registration OPENS

October 19th: December 4th: Credit Recovery Courses

October 18th-24th: Weld RE-4 Foundation Support Schools Event

November 16th-19th: FFA Online Auction: Program and Classroom Fundraiser

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No Altered Schedule for Finals Week

At the end of this quarter, SHS will NOT be having a specific "finals week" schedule. Instead, we will follow our normal weekly schedule.

Students might have a final or summative assessment during this week.

SHS Athletic Eligibility Video

Please watch the video below regarding eligibility from Mr Ernie Derrera, SHS athletic Director.

For more information on SEVERANCE HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, visit the athletic website linked here



CONGRATULATIONS to our men's golf team for qualifying 2 golfers and an alternate! Best of luck at STATE on October 5th & 6th

  • Due to postponed and recently added athletic events, please refer to the Calendar at for up to date sports schedules. Please sign up for Alerts for individual sports to receive updated information including cancellations and postponements.

If you have athletic questions contact:

Casey Yahn, SHS Athletic Secretary

970-833-7104 @SilverKnightsAD

Strength & Conditioning Schedule Reminder:

All students are invited to participate in Strength & Conditioning sessions with Coach Stewart.

A Cohort Students are scheduled Mondays and Thursdays 7:40 AM - 8:25 AM

B Cohort Students are scheduled Tuesdays and Fridays 7:40 AM - 8:25 AM

Afternoon sessions for off-season student-athletes will be added once morning sessions have reached the 25 person capacity.

Colorado Council Virtual College Fair Week

Who: Any Colorado student can participate, no matter what age, but we highly recommend Juniors and Seniors

What: Virtual College Fair

Where: Comfort of your own home...virtually

When: October 5th-9th (week before Colorado Free Application Day on October 13th)

Information provide during the FREE Colorado Council Virtual College Fair Week:


Virtual Fair Booths


Individual College Information Sessions

Panel Presentations


SHS-Family Holiday Needs

The holiday season is just around the corner, and this year SHS will be partnering with local non-profit agencies to help support those in need. If your family is going through a difficult time financially and may need support or resources this holiday season, please let us know. Your information will be kept confidential. Many organizations that we work with have deadlines of mid-October; therefore, let us know as soon as possible.

You can either fill out this Google Form


email/call your students counselor:

Amanda LePage (10th and 11th-grade Counselor)

Shallane Mullison (9th-grade Counselor)

La temporada navideña está a la vuelta y este año SHS se asociará con agencias locales sin fines de lucro para ayudar a los necesitados. Si su familia está pasando por un momento económico difícil y necesita apoyo o recursos en esta temporada de vacaciones, déjenos saber. Su información será confidencial. Muchas organizaciones con las que trabajamos tienen fechas límite a mitad de octubre, por lo tanto, avísenos lo más pronto que es posible.

Puede completar este formulario de Google Form

Amanda LePage (Consejera del grados 10 y 11)

Shallane Mullison (-Consejera del grado 9)

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Severance High DECA

Severance High DECA will be competing in the District competition in November. To compete, you must be a registered DECA member. The membership deadline will be Friday, October 9. If you are interested or if you have questions regarding DECA, please contact Mr. Haining.

Severance High School FFA

FFA Officers
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SHS Library News

Check out the Virtual SHS Library!

Please Return All Overdue Books!

Please bring in any and all library books you may have. We will send them to the appropriate school for you. You can even return Clearview library books here!

Thank you!

German Corner


I remember taking a trip to Berlin (my last trip there) in June of 1989. The Wall still stood, and I crossed into East Berlin through Checkpoint Charlie. Little did I know that in a mere five months after my trip, there would be Trabants flooding into West Berlin and the Wall would be a memory. Less than a year later the five states of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) voted to unify with West Germany and became the Germany we know today. German Unity Day (Tag der Deutschen Einheit) is the national holiday commemorating the reunification of the two Germanys and is celebrated each year on 3 October. On this big day, German inhabitants celebrate in festivals that offer various stages hosting live bands and stands selling food, drinks, and sweets around the Brandenburg Gate. Every year, a different German city hosts the national celebrations. Yet, Berlin always puts on a great big show “Burgerfest” that last for several days. What an amazing time to be in Berlin to celebrate such a world-altering event. Happy Unity Day Germany!!! Bis nächste Woche.


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CareerWise Colorado

Does your son or daughter want to be a youth apprentice with Tolmar, the pharmaceutical company based in Windsor and Fort Collins?

Tolmar is hiring two Manufacturing Technician Apprentices with the below qualifications:

*Junior or Senior, must be 16 years old by Jan. 2021
* Must be able to commit to 3 years
* Must be able to work 16 hours per week to start
* Based in Windsor, CO
* $13.25 per hour to start
* Background check and drug test required
* MSSC modules through FRCC paid for

Completed application must be submitted by October 23 for consideration.

Full job description:

Start an application:

Here is a two-minute video of the CareerWise Colorado program:

Meet Margaret, an alumni of CareerWise and former Nordson Medical apprentice:

Meet Brittany and her parents:

If interested or would like more information, please contact:

Michelle Smith, Weld RE-4 Community Partnerships Coordinator or Ph: 970-686-8013

School Information

1200 Hidden Valley Pkwy, Severance, CO 80550

School Hours: 8:40 am - 3:50 pm

Office Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Office: 970-833-7100

ATTENDANCE: 970-833-7105 (Blue Pass)

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