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Madison VanDenburg shows “How Far She’ll Go”; advances to Top 8 on “American Idol”

Madison VanDenburg shows “How Far She’ll Go”; advances to Top 8 on “American Idol”

| April 22, 2019

Another week, another stellar song from Shaker High School’s own Madison VanDenburg. The junior belted “How Far I’ll Go” from […]

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SHS German students win dozens of awards after national exam

SHS German students win dozens of awards after national exam

| April 16, 2019

In December 2018, 152 German students from Shaker High School grades 10-12 participated in the 2019 National German Exam sponsored by […]

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Spring 2019 Athletes of the Week, Week 2

Spring 2019 Athletes of the Week, Week 2

| April 16, 2019

Congratulations to our Spring 2019 Athletes of the Week for Week 2! The Varsity Softball Team and Nick Szesnet of […]

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No “Fallin” for Madison VanDenburg; SHS junior powers into Top 10 on “American Idol”

No “Fallin” for Madison VanDenburg; SHS junior powers into Top 10 on “American Idol”

| April 16, 2019

For the first time, Madison VanDenburg faced America instead of just the judges on “American Idol”, and the Shaker High […]

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Rep. Paul Tonko speaks with SJHS students, donates books from Library of Congress

Rep. Paul Tonko speaks with SJHS students, donates books from Library of Congress

| April 15, 2019

Congressman Paul Tonko (D-Amsterdam) took time to meet with a number of Shaker Junior High School students on Monday, participating […]

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Shaker Jazz Ensemble to open the Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC

Shaker Jazz Ensemble to open the Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC

| April 9, 2019

Some familiar faces will be on stage to open the Freihofer’s Saratoga Jazz Festival at SPAC this June! The Shaker […]

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Budget Committee Meeting Live stream

| April 8, 2019

The live stream for the Budget Committee Meeting can be found here.

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Madison VanDenburg proves she belongs in the Top 14 on “American Idol”

| April 8, 2019

Shaker High School junior Madison VanDenburg continues her “American Idol” journey, making it into the Top 14 following Sunday’s “Duets” […]

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District Statement on Friday morning’s bus accident

| April 5, 2019

At approximately 6:35 a.m., a North Colonie Central School District bus with 19 students and a driver on board was […]

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Shaker’s Core Olympiads Club Sends Andrew Huang to USA Biology Olympiad National Semifinals

Shaker’s Core Olympiads Club Sends Andrew Huang to USA Biology Olympiad National Semifinals

| April 5, 2019

For the first time in Shaker history, Core Olympiads member Andrew Huang qualified for the USA Biology Olympiad National Semifinal […]

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