NOTICE FROM THE TOWN (6/12) - The CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will be lowering the water level in the mill pond by one foot per week over the next three weeks in order to facilitate the Springborn Dam removal project. This is the dam on the Scantic River in Hazardville.

SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH UPDATE - The Board of Education on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 voted unanimously to appoint Mr. Brian P. Czapla as Somers Superintendent of Schools starting July 1, 2017. Please click here to read the announcement.

Support the Somers Education Foundation!! - SEF has partnered with Amazon to become an official charity. Please click here to find out how you can help support SEF

The 2017 Summer Assignments are Here! - Click here to find out more

Somers High School#5 Vision Boulevard, Somers, CT 06071

Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, and Kindness
Our Shared Core Values, "The Spartan Code"



The Results are In - CONGRATS!
The SHS Yearbook Team displays recent recognitions: CSPA Gold Medalists (national competition), NESPA 2nd Place All-New England, NESPA "Highest Honor" overall quality, NESPA "Special Achievement" for Theme and Cover Design, and 3rd place "Lifetouch National School Studios Yearbook Showcase Contest" for all of the U.S. and Canada.
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Student Parking 2017-2018


Course Selection Guide 2017-2018

Principal's Newsletter - Sport's Edititon June 2017

Principals's Newsletter - Sport's Edition May 2017

Principal's Newsletter - May 2017

      Newsletter Attachment #1 - Circles

     Newsletter Attachment #2 - NGSS



eBackPack - Parent Portal
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2016-2017 District Calendar

2017-2018 District Calendar

2017 Summer Reading List



Everyone at Somers High School will work to foster a learning community characterized by academic excellence, intellectual curiosity, creative expression, responsible citizenship, personal growth, and respect for all.

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Somers High School's 21st Century Learning Expectations

Demonstrate the ability to think critically by reading challenging material and effectively communicating its meaning and usage.

Demonstrate the skills necessary to effectively communicate through writing and/or speaking.

Problem Solving
Demonstrate critical thinking in problem solving and reasoning in order to analyze, solve problems, and clearly communicate the solution.

Demonstrate appropriate use of technology to support communication, collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking.

Creative Expression
Create, perform, and respond to the arts with understanding and recognize the role of the arts in expressing and communicating the human experience.

Civic and Social
Demonstrate positive citizenship to the school community characterized by respect, responsibility, integrity and kindness.

SHS Office Hours

Summer Hours

8:00 am-3:00 pm


8:00 am-1:00 pm

860.749-2270 (press 5, 4)

860.749-9264 (fax)

SHS Office Staff

Mr. Gary Cotzin, Principal x4105

Mr. Dan Carroll, Assistant Principal x4103

Miss Amanda Zajaczkowski, Secretary to the Principal x4102

Mrs. Pam Blauvelt, Secretary to the Assistant Principal x4101

Mrs. Laura Pruden, Secretary x4104