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2022 SRS Art Show

2022 SRS Art Show

Welcome!This year, our annual SRS art show is virtual and features work from our First through Eighth Grade students. Students have selected their favorite pieces for the show and are excited to share them with you, along with their reasons for choosing them! Each...

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Winter 2022 Band and Chorus Concert

Winter 2022 Band and Chorus Concert

Welcome to the Winter 2022 Band and Chorus Concert!Mrs. Minsinger and Mr. Solsky are proud to present the virtual Winter 2022 Shaker Road School Band and Chorus concert. Mrs. Minsinger, the SRS music teacher, is the chorus and concert band instructor. Mr. Solsky,...

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Best Day Ever! Making Memories on Snow Days at SRS

Best Day Ever! Making Memories on Snow Days at SRS

Not all “snow days” are created equal. Public-school memories of snow days include an eager anticipation that began the night or even days before. How much snow will we get, and will it be enough for the superintendent to call off school? In the 70s and 80s, school...

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2022 Scholastic Art Award Winners

2022 Scholastic Art Award Winners

Every fall, our Seventh and Eighth Grade students are invited to submit artwork to The Scholastic Art Awards of New Hampshire (SAANH). Approximately 2,500 works were submitted this year from across the state in 17 categories ranging from drawing and painting to...

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The Power of Nature

The Power of Nature

“If you have ever gone to the woods with me, I must love you very much.”~ Mary Oliver  When poet Mary Oliver describes her reasons for walking alone in the woods in "How I Go to the Woods," I understand. Few places are as calming and centering as nature—and meandering...

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Fall Music Recital

Fall Music Recital

The music department has been in full swing this fall! We are so excited to have returned to in-person private lessons and group ensembles. We currently have over 100 students taking music lessons with six teachers, who offer lessons on flute, clarinet, saxophone,...

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The Return of Traditions

The Return of Traditions

Late last week as I helped Student Government prepare for the annual Middle School Halloween dance, I paused and realized October was nearly over. Compared to last year, this is a positive change. The school year has returned to its typical active flow. Since opening...

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Ensemble Concert 2021

Ensemble Concert 2021

Welcome to the Shaker Road School Ensemble Concert! Shaker Road School family bands were a new and exciting result of the pandemic. Fourth through Eighth Grade family bands were composed of two to five students from the same SRS family (small pod of students in the...

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