Newsroom

Sarasota County Schools News

Sarasota High School to host Homecoming Pep Rally Oct. 12

 Permanent link   All Posts

SHS Sailor logo

GO SAILORS! Sarasota High will hold a Homecoming Pep Rally complete with fireworks Thursday, Oct. 12.

SARASOTA, Oct. 6, 2017 –  Sarasota High School is excited to invite all students, families, alumni and supporters of the Sailors to attend its Homecoming Pep Rally at 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 12, at Cleland Stadium on the SHS campus.  This free event will be hosted by Meredith Michaels from 107.9 WSRZ’s Jones and Company morning show and will highlight the school’s fall sport student athletes. It is the start of a two-night celebration culminating in the homecoming game and senior night on Friday, Oct. 13 (7:30 kick-off vs. Braden River High). 

“We look forward to seeing everyone celebrate what makes Sarasota High School so special!,” said Principal David Jones. “Go Sailors!”

The Pep Rally will feature Sarasota High School club floats and will include performances from the Sarasota High School Cheerleaders, music from the Sarasota High School Mighty Sailor Marching Band, and a special performance by former Senior Majorette Queen of America and Sarasota High School alumna fire baton twirler Jennafaye Holliday Thacker.  Capping off the event will be a fireworks show around 7:45 p.m., presented by Zambelli Fireworks.  

Sarasota High School is located at 2155 Bahia Vista St., Sarasota. 

About Sarasota High School
Sarasota High School is the “first and finest” high school in Sarasota County.  First opened in 1913, Sarasota High has a rich tradition of excellence and community support. The school is home to academically-rigorous programs such as the Cambridge Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) program and the Mathematics Science and Technology (MaST) Program. Championship athletics programs also shine at SHS, providing a world-class educational and social experience. Sarasota High School continues to set the mark for excellence in education.  Go Sailors! 


Search News Articles


Communications and Community Relations
Tracey Beeker, Director
tracey.beeker@sarasotacountyschools.net

Kelsey Whealy, Media Relations Specialist
kelsey.whealy@sarasotacountyschools.net

Caroline Lee, Administrative Assistant;
Public Records Custodian, Peachjar eflyers    
caroline.lee@sarasotacountyschools.net 

Digital Communications
Mina Ajrab, Manager
mina.ajrab@sarasotacountyschools.net

Torie Ewald, Social Media Strategist
torie.ewald@sarasotacountyschools.net

Katy Ellis, Social Media Producer
kathryn.ellis@sarasotacountyschools.net

Phone: 941-927-4009 or
941-927-9000 ext. 74009
Fax: 941-927-2539
1960 Landings Boulevard
Sarasota, Florida 34231
Green 3rd Floor

Education Channel 20/33
John Flowerree, Manager
john.flowerree@sarasotacountyschools.net

Stephen Pannone, Engineer
stephen.pannone@sarasotacountyschools.net

Phone: 941-361-6355
Fax: 941-361-6358
4748 Beneva Road
Sarasota, Florida 34233

Community Involvement
Lyndsey Cantees, Coordinator  
lyndsey.cantees@sarasotacountyschools.net

Jennifer Anderson, Administrative Assistant
CommunityInvolvement@sarasotacountyschools.net
Phone: 941-927-9000, ext. 31500
Fax: 941-361-6539
Green 1st Floor

Staff Listing