Shortridge High School Freshman Academy

Building Foundations For The Future!

Upcoming event: Freshman Summer Bridge July 11-15th, 2022

9am-1:30pm transportation, breakfast and lunch provided!

Use this link to sign up today for Freshman Summer Bridge at SHS

Check out the student filmed “Virtual Tour of Shortridge High School!
Scheduling questions: Email the Freshman Guidance Counselor, Ms. Natalie Nelson. (*Schedule changes will not be made after August 19, 2022.)

Shortridge High School Student Handbook/Other Important Information

Meet our staff!

Bus Information

Athletic information:



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May 10th, 5:00-7:00 in the New Gym. Free physicals for all IPS students


You can still participate in XC even if you don’t attend summer conditioning but you should aim to attend at least 2x sessions per week over the summer

Athletes should come dressed ready to run/workout, with a water bottle

Training may include running, weight lifting, mobility/flexibility, etc

All student- athletes will need a physical before they start any conditioning/practice

  • Mon – Thurs 8:30-10:30a @ Shortridge High School
  • 6/6 – 6/12, 6/13 – 6/19, 6/20 – 6/26,  6/27 – 7/3
  • No practice week of 7/4 (Moratorium)
  • No practice week 7/11
  • 7/18 – 7/24
  • 7/25 – 7/31: practice shifts Mon-Thur 5-7p @ Shortridge HS
  • Week of Aug 1 – practice shifts to in-season schedule
  • Mon-Fri 4:15 – 6:15p, Saturdays 8:30-10:30a

All athletes and at least one (1) guardian need to join our team Band page using QR code.

Up-to-date schedule will be communicated through BAND only:


Camps run by our girls and boys head varsity coach John Keele

High school:



They’re free for all IPS kids if incoming kids have siblings who also go to IPS schools. 


Baseball is having a Summer Blue Devil Baseball Camp Team on Tuesdays & Thursdays in June (7th, 9th, 14th, 16th, 21st, 23rd, 28th and 30th from 4p till dusk) at OptiPark Baseball Field.  

All incoming freshmen, 8th graders feeders and current students are welcome!  

It’s recommended for any student interested in playing spring baseball at Shortridge.  

The 8 approved summer baseball days will included a double header each day and everyone is guaranteed on field playing time each day. 

There will be a small fee to pay for  baseballs, umpires, and field rental.  

 If interested please email and an invite will be sent. 


Summer Camp!

SHS Summer Camp Flyer 2022.pdf

May Calendar:

May Spring 2022 Shortridge Basketball Schedule.pdf

June Calendar:

June Summer 2022 Shortridge Basketball Schedule.pdf


Volleyball conditioning will begin on June 20th. We will condition Monday through Thursday from 1-3.

Please check the calendar for updates.


5/30-6/ Monday, Wednesday, Friday of every week up until 7/3-7/9 

Weight room times 9am-12pm morning group, 4:00pm-6:30pm evening group.

There will be two sessions, students can choose which ever time works better for their schedule, there’s 15 total workouts please try to make 75% of these workouts! 

Will have drinks, plus snacks for athletes, encourage others to bring what they can

That following Monday after moratorium week 7/11 we will begin football practices:

Monday’s-Thursday’s 5:30pm-9pm, 7/11-7/15, 7/18-7/22,7/25-7/29 We will practice two Saturdays in the summer 7/23, 7/30

August 1st will be the start of our normal practice times throughout the season.

Which will be 4:15pm-6:15pm Monday-Friday Saturday meetings 10:00am-12:00pm


E-sports and Cyber-Patriot will be coming to Shortridge High School next semester.  For more information contact Coach Crane at

Soccer-Boys and Girls

Begins June 7th

Tuesday, Thursday & Fridays, 5:00-6:30pm

All practices will take place @ Tabernacle Presbyterian Church – 418 E 34th Street, 46205