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

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


The August Back to School mailing has been sent out.

2017-18 Technology Welcome Letter

Picture packets will be available the first day of school.

The academic calendar will be posted online shortly.




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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Course Selection Guide 2017-2018

Principal's Newsletter - May 2017

      Newsletter Attachment #1 - Circles

     Newsletter Attachment #2 - NGSS



eBackPack - Parent Portal
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8/28 Freshman Orientation 1:00-2:30 PM

8/30 First Day of School

9/7 Back-to-School Night 6:45 PM




2017-2018 District Calendar




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
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm


September - June
Monday-Friday 7 AM - 3 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