Introduction

Welcome to Shawnee Heights High School, home of the Thunderbirds. The population of our school is about 1100 students, with approximately 75% preparing to attend either a four-year or two-year college program after graduation.  Students attending Shawnee Heights have a multitude of opportunities in both academics and activities. Advanced placement courses, honors, and dual credit courses complement our extensive academic offerings for students. Our programs also include multiple Career-Technical Education pathways and opportunities to earn certification in a number of career fields.

Programs for gifted students and other exceptionalities are available through a comprehensive special education program. The orchestra, band, debate, forensics, and vocal performing groups have won state and national acclaim. Art students not only win competitions but also receive scholarships for further study.  Shawnee Heights High School has won numerous state and league titles on both girls and boys athletics.  In addition to multiple team titles, several individuals have been recognized as champions and named to all-area teams.

Mission Statement

We are committed to developing all students into life-long learners, academic achievers, and responsible citizens.