Shepard PTSO Weekly Update

February 3, 2023

In This Issue:

  • 6th Grade Nightlife #2
  • 7th Grade Reality 101
  • Shepard Sweet Treats
  • 8th Grade Graduation Info
  • 8th Grade Pictures For The Yearbook
  • 6th Grade SPRING Social Dance
  • End Of Year Staff Gift Fund
  • Shepard PTSO Website

6th Grade Nightlife #2

Nightlife was amazing!!! We can't wait for the next one!

The '80s are making a comeback on Friday, February 24.

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Click Here To Buy Your Ticket!

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7th Grade Reality 101

Friday, February 17, 2023

Cores 1 & 2: 7:55 AM -10:09 AM

Cores 3 & 4: 12:50 PM -3:00 PM

Please sign up to volunteer here!

What is Reality 101?

Reality 101 is an activity that is designed to teach students how important it is to make good decisions. During the program, participants will 'live' for one month as if they are 25 years old.

You do not need any experience in any field to volunteer for this event!!! All parents from all grades are encouraged to sign up to volunteer!

Shepard Sweet Treats

Available to order NOW!

Friday, February 17

Sweet Time, Inc

Valentine's Day Sugar Cookie

Valentine's Day Brownies

Friday, March 3

Bent Fork

Click Here To Order!

8th Grade Graduation Info

Save the dates!

More information will be provided to all 8th-grade families in the coming weeks!

Thursday, May 25th - 8th Grade Movie Night (Evening Event - STUDENTS ONLY)

Tuesday, May 30th - 8th Grade Field Trip To Par King (During the school day)

Wednesday, May 31st - Graduation Robes Distributed & Graduation Pictures Taken

Thursday, June 1st - Graduation Practice at Shepard (Early Dismissal Day)

Thursday, June 1st - 8th Grade Graduation! (Early Dismissal Day)

Thursday, June 1st - 8th Grade FAMILY Party (Immediately following Graduation)

Monday, June 5th - 8th Grade Student ONLY Party at The Main Event (Evening Event)

Shepard Graduation YARD SIGNS will be for sale soon.

The Shepard PTSO is purchasing DHS hoodies for all 8th graders as a graduation gift. Please fill out this form with your child's name and hoodie size.

8th Grade Pictures For The Yearbook

8th Grade Families - don't forget to upload your pictures for the yearbook by February 17!

If you have questions, please contact Stephanie Blumberg at

6th Grade SPRING Social Dance

Calling all 6th graders!!!

Join the fun and learn to dance. Social dance is held on four Friday nights from 8:15 PM - 9:15 PM at Shepard. On the last evening of social dance, parents are invited to a special viewing.

April 14

April 21

April 28

May 12

Register for social dance here!

End Of Year Staff Gift Fund

The end-of-year staff gift fund is on the Shepard PTSO website now. The suggested starting donation is $50.

If you would like to contribute to the end-of-year gift fund click here.

Shepard PTSO Website

Take a minute and check out the SHEPARD PTSO Website!

Buy yourself a membership for 2023!


If you have any questions regarding any PTSO sponsored activities, please email

Check out and you can find links to everything you need!