2017-2018 Events & Activities at a glance
We provide front office support to help make registration seamless.
Order prepackaged school supply kits from us at the end of the year and pick up during Fall Registration, saving you time and shopping hassles.
Back-to-School Special Ops
We help ensure our new students board the correct bus to get home that first week of school.
Back to School Picnic
Bring your blankets and picnic baskets and kick off the school year with fun activities, including an obstacle course & bouncy house.
Students join the fun and help their school at the same time by collecting pledges and running laps! Held during the school day, parents, staff and students cheer on runners, listen to music and enjoy popsicles,
Donuts for Dads
In honor of our awesome dads, we provide donuts before school.
Coyote 5K Classic
Join us for our 7th annual family fitness event! Challenge yourself on the scenic 5K course through the neighborhood or relax and enjoy the 1M Fun Run. Each grade creates a basket of enticing items that are raffled off. You can also bid on some fabulous items during the silent auction and earn prizes for top race finishes.
Reflections PTA Art Contest
Based on a provided theme, students get creative and develop projects in six categories: Visual Arts, Literature, Photography, Music, Film and Dance. Shelton winners move on to compete against other Jeffco students, and can advance on to state and national levels (Shelton has had national winners!).
Parent / Teacher Conferences
Provide scrumptious dinners for Shelton’s staff during parent/teacher conferences.
Sample foods and view cultural items, all provided by our international Shelton families, and celebrate our pride in our community diversity.
Math / Science Night
Be prepared to be amazed at what you’ll see and learn at this unparalleled, hands-on event. With support from dozens of community volunteers, including the CO School of Mines, embark on a journey throughout the school to see, touch, taste, smell and hear all kinds of things math & science!
Barnes & Noble Night
Do some holiday shopping, listen to our choir and support Shelton at the same time. B&N donates up to 20% of your purchases to Shelton.
Science & Engineering Fair
Students become junior scientists, developing their own hypothesis and conducting experiments! They present their results to judges and receive feedback and awards, and then all are invited to view their work and enjoy a lively evening reception.
Put on your dancing shoes and join the fun as we turn the school into a themed dance party, with food, music, and games!
Shelton Gala & Silent Auction
Due to lack of volunteer engagement, this event will not take place during the 2017-18 school year. To participate next year, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Even reluctant readers get excited during Race-to-Read! Students log their reading hours and receive prizes. The ultimate prize is a night at Bandimere Speedway, a huge hit with students and families.
Muffins for Moms
In honor of our awesome moms, we provide muffins before school.
We invite a children’s author to speak about the joys of writing and promote writing activities for students.
Students show off their talents in a variety of areas, including dance, comedy and music.
Volunteers enrich classroom learning, assist teachers with projects, plan and run events - an almost endless list of tasks. We invite all of our volunteers to a thank you tea and reception.
Lakeside Amusement Park is open only to Shelton and a few other Jeffco schools for a one night of giddy fun and unlimited rides.
Staff Appreciation Week
We show our Shelton teachers and staff how much we value their efforts with meals, treats, and notes from students during this week-long event.
6th Grade Continuation
We provide refreshments for the 6th Grade Continuation ceremony to celebrate our graduates.