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from Dr. Tamu Lucero, Superintendent.

NEW A/B Block Schedule

All three SPS High Schools will follow an A/B Block schedule for the 2022-2023 school year. 

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SHS Pride Points

A Shout Out to SHS High Seniors Who Signed to Continue their Athletic Careers in College

SPS is proud to celebrate our senior scholar-athletes who took part in various Signing Day ceremonies to commemorate their commitment to continue their athletic careers following graduation. Stamford High celebrated Black Knight PRIDE and recognized the following graduating athletes:

Sophia RhazaliSHS - Franklin and Marshall College - Tennis

Samantha AlbertSHS - Cornell University - Softball

James FahanSHS - Quinnipiac University - Baseball

Kensley AlphonseSHS - Western Connecticut State University - Football

Brian RoseSHS - University of New Haven  - Football

Modeling Traits of the IB Learner Profile and Giving Back at B1C

Recently, Stamford High School (SHS) International Baccalaureate® (IB) students gave of themselves to help immigrants in Stamford by teaching English at Building One Community (Center for Immigration Opportunity).  Each SHS student was paired with an adult and using whiteboards, paper clocks, sentence building puzzle pieces and charades they became compassionate and generous teachers. Thank you to Margarita Zimmerman, B1C’s Volunteer Director and SHS IB teacher, Lisa Rich, for helping our students to share their time and talents with our community.



SHS and WHS Celebrate Unified Sports

A Shout Out to all our HS scholar-athletes from the Girls, Boys and Unified sports Basketball programs from Stamford High and Westhill High for participating in the recent MLK celebration event, sponsored by the Stamford Chapter of the NAACP!  The game brought big crowds and solid game play to the Kuzco Gymnasium.  The Unified Sports Basketball squads from both high schools came prepared and ready to compete.  SHS jumped to an early lead and was controlling the tempo, but WHS made a late 2nd half push to secure a tie game! Congratulations to all athletes and coaches involved!


The SHS Boys Soccer Team proud to donate $1,000

The SHS Boys Soccer team is in their second year fundraising for Stamford Hospital in their "Paint the Town Pink" campaign. For every goal scored this season the boys led by Coach Mike Summa donated $100. Earlier this month, they presented the check to Stamford Hospital.

Students at the World Series of Innovation Challenge

On Friday, November 4th Entrepreneurship students from Westhill High SchoolAITE, and Stamford High visited Ernst and Young (EY) headquarters in Stamford. Students were invited through a partnership with the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). 

EY volunteers collaborated with students on The World Series of Innovation challenge. Every fall, the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) launches a new set of challenges in the NFTE World Series of Innovation, inviting young people to get involved in solving the biggest challenges facing humanity today and help advance the UN Sustainable Development Goals. EY volunteers acted as coaches assisting students as they brainstorm their solutions and prepare their submissions for The December deadline. 

This year’s challenge Design a solution to help communities, governments, or companies protect, restore or promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems. Students were chaperoned by CTE teachers.

Black Knight Athletics Thanksgiving Dinner Drive

Black Knight Athletics turned their focus to those who are less fortunate in our community. The 2nd annual Thanksgiving Dinner Drive provided over 150 Thanksgiving gift bags that included dry goods donated by staff and $40 grocery store gift cards donated by SHS athletes and their families.  Bags were given to over 120 SHS families, as well as homebound seniors in collaboration with Silver Source.  Students from Stamford High School ‘s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) and the SHS student store, affectionately known as Rob's, donated 100 percent of a single day's sales to the UKnighted Nation Thanksgiving Dinner Drive.