Knightly News

July 16, 2021

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Upcoming Events

July 19: Open House- Informal Tours of Severance High School

July 27 : SHS Check-In 11:00-7:00 PM

July 28: SHS Check-In 7:00 AM-2:00 PM

August 2: First official day of practice for Boys Golf

August 6 & 7: Severance Days

August 9: First official day of practice FALL sports

August 11: First Day of School! Welcome SHS Students! More info on the first day coming soon!

July 19th--Open House

We want to welcome you into the “kingdom!" Severance High School will have an informal “Open house” on Monday 7/19/21 from 5-7 pm. This is simply a time for you to come see the amazing building, explore with self guided tours and meet the administrators.

SHS Check-In Days - July 27th & July 28th

Severance High School is excited to see you during our check in days. Check in will be held in the gym at Severance High School. Please park in student parking (west side of building) and enter on the west side of the building.

Who: All students attending SHS

What: SHS 2021-2022 School Year Check In
Where: SHS Gym
When: Tuesday, July 27th, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

and/or Wednesday, July 28th, 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


While at Check In you can:

- get your student ID and school pictures from Studio 5 (payment to studio 5)

- set up parent portal accounts

- register for fall athletics (current physical must be on file)

- purchase a PE shirt (payment to SHS)

- sign up for parent volunteering and school accountability committee

- pick up your 2020-2021 yearbook!!!

-purchase a 2021-2022 yearbook from Jostens (this is a separate payment to Jostens)

- pay student class fees

-NEW FAMILIES (new to the district)-opportunity to meet with your counselor with any questions.

- 2021-2022 parking permit (will need copy of insurance card and driver's license) ALL DRIVERS MUST HAVE A NEW PARKING PASS FOR THIS SCHOOL YEAR

  • Tour SHS...Tours will be given during Severance High School check in days to freshman and new students

We accept cash or check when paying for student fees. You may also pay by credit card through your campus portal account.

Questions please call our office at (970) 833-7100

ATHLETICS-Fall sports registration

Fall sports registration will be open on July 27th during Check In Days. Registration must be complete in order to be eligible for the first day of official practice on August 9th (August 2nd for Golf). Fees for athletics are as follows: $150 (Football $200) participation fee (non SHS student athletic fee: $225 per sport - Football $300)

SHS Fall Sports:

Cross Country 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (3A competition)

Head Coach: Melissa Santo

Twitter: SeveranceXC

July/Aug cross country workouts: CLICK HERE

Cross Country Apparel:

Football: 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (2A competition)

Head Coach: Jeff Van Winkle

Twitter: @SilverKnightsFB

Golf (boys): 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (3A competition)

Head Coach: Josh Gunderson

Twitter: @coachJGunderson

1st day of practice: August 2nd

Soccer (boys): 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (3A competition)

Head Coach: Kyle Scharfenberg

Twitter: @SHSBoysSoccer2

Softball: 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (4A competition)

Head Coach: Emily Fiscus

Twitter: @Silverknights01

Instagram: silverknightsoftball

More news below.....

Tennis (boys): 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (3A competition)

Head Coach: Logan Bowey


Volleyball: 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS (4A competition)

Head Coach: Tasha Tolbert

Twitter: @SilverKnightVB

SHS Year Round Sports:

Cheer: 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS

Head Coach: Morgan Mullins

Twitter: @SHS_CheerTeam

Dance/Poms: 2021-2022 Varsity sport at SHS

Head Coach: Devon Rosson

Twitter: @SeverancePoms

For more information about SHS Athletics go to

Twitter: @SilverKnightsAD

Any questions please contact Casey Yahn, SHS Athletic Secretary.

Casey Yahn

SHS Athletic Secretary


Softball News

Softball season is upon us and I am very excited for the upcoming season! You can find updates and important information on the school softball page or through one of our social media pages (Instagram: @silverknightsoftball & Twitter: @Silverknights01). With that being said, we will start to have consistent open field practices every Tuesday and Thursday from 5-7 pm starting July 20, until official tryouts. Official tryouts will be held Monday, August 9th and Tuesday, August 10th from 4-7 pm.

If you are looking to purchase some softball gear, then check out our spirit pack linked here:

The first order deadline is August 2nd at midnight. Once the school year begins, we will have another order deadline (date TBD).

Emily Fiscus I Mathematics Teacher

Head Softball Coach

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2021-22 Yearbooks are on SALE

Click here to order TODAY!

Buy now & save...price will go up during the year

School Supplies

School supplies are unique to each student based on their individual schedules. Teachers will tell students what they need for their class on the first day of school. Students should bring a notebook and pencils on the first day of school.

School Pictures

Studio 5 will be at SHS taking school pictures during check- in days. If you are unable to attend on one of the check in days, your picture will be taken on picture re-take day in September. Click here to order your pictures or click the picture below!


If any of your contact information has changed over the summer, please update your parent portal with those changes. For example: email address; phone, address

We have had several email addresses bounce back due to employment changes!

Thank you!

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)

Severance High School Website

Severance High School Athletics Website

Facebook - Severance High School

Twitter - @UKnightedSHS