Shelton School District Back to School Events

Back to School Calendar Events

August 11
Back To School Festival – Helping Students in Need

Saturday, August 11, 2018
10 am – 2 pm
Mason Transit Community Center
601 W. Franklin St.
Shelton, WA 98584

Helping students in need with school supplies, immunizations provided by Mason General Hospital & Family of Clinics, family dental evaluations provided by the Smilemobile, haircuts and more!


Donations of school supplies can be made at the following locations until August 8:

• Shelton School District Office, 700 S 1st St, Shelton

• Peninsula Credit Union, 521 W Railroad Ave, Shelton

• Urraco Coffee, 628 W Cota St, Shelton

• Azteca Supermarket, 3603, 803 S 1st St, Shelton

• Valle del Ensueno 2505 Olympic Hwy N Ste 100, Shelton

• LDS Church, 916 N 12th St, Shelton


August 13-17
Students wishing to participate in Fall sports will be required to receive clearance from the Athletic Office prior to the first practice time.  Students can pick up a registration packet at the Athletic Office temporarily located in the SHS S.U.B. 7:30 am – 2:45 pm. (Closed for lunch 12:30-1:30)


August 13
Shelton High School Fall Sports Parent Meeting 6:30 pm in the SHS S.U.B.  This meeting is REQUIRED for ALL students & parents wishing to participate in Fall Sports.  Exceptions will
not be made.


August 15
Shelton High School Football Practice Begins


August 20
Shelton High School Fall Sports Practice Begins


August 21
SHS Climber Day 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

10th Grade 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

RUNNING START 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

11th/12th Grade 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


August 22
Olympic Middle School WEB Day for 6th Grade. Incoming 6th Grade students will participate in a building/schedule orientation from 12:30-4:30 p.m. Parents are invited to join students for an Open House following the WEB Orientation.

Open House 6th Grade August 22, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Open House 7th Grade August 22, 6:00-7:00 p.m.


August 23
Oakland Bay Jr High Back to School Night 5 – 8 pm

8th Grade 5:00-6:30 p.m.

9th Grade 6:30-8:00 p.m.


August 27
Evergreen Elementary Open House 5 – 6 p.m.


August 28
Bordeaux Elementary Open House and Picnic 4 – 6 p.m.


August 29

Shelton School District 2018-19 School Year Begins

Shelton High School 7:45 a.m. – 2:20 p.m.

CHOICE High School 7:50 a.m.  – 2:10 p.m.

Oakland Bay Jr High 7:45 a.m.  – 2:20 p.m.

Olympic Middle School 8:00 a.m. – 2:35 p.m.

Elementary Schools 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


August 31

Jack Stark Night at Highclimber Stadium

6:30 p.m.

The Shelton School District will celebrate the naming of the football field at Highclimber Stadium after longtime coach Jack Stark.  The community is invited to join the celebration at the first football game of the 2018-19 season.


September 13
Mt View Open House 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Immunization Reminders

Kindergarten students will need the following boosters after turning 4 years old:





Incoming 6th graders at Olympic Middle School will need to have the following booster after 11 years old:       Tdap

With the addition of the SchoolMessenger Notification System communication with families will be easier than ever.

Phone    Email   SMS Text Messaging    Teacher/Parent Messaging

Families Can Choose How They Receive Notifications

Never Miss a Message with the Smart Phone App


Learn more about School Messenger

on our website

SMS Text Messaging Coming September 13
Opt in text “Yes” to 67587