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PTA News and Announcements

Dear SHS Families,

We hope you all had a nice Halloween! Thank you to all of the families who donated their time and goodies for the Faculty and Staff Halloween Celebration today.

There’s still time to join the Staples PTA by registering for the membership directory. SHS PTA funds help support building improvements, educational and recreational equipment, grants to teachers, and many faculty and student events throughout the year.  We cannot do all of these great things for the Staples community without you, so please consider joining today - please click here to join the PTA!

Important Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, November 1st

Native American Heritage Month begins


Friday, November  4th


Wreckers Football vs. Westhill, 7pm

Senior Night

Staples Paul Lane Field

Monday November 7th

Board of Education Meeting, 7 pm,

SHS Cafeteria or virtual

Tuesday November 8th

Election Day - NO SCHOOL

November 11, 12, 18 & 19

Staples Players Presents: Guys and Dolls, 7:30pm

Staples High School

Tickets on sale now

November 12, 13, & 19

Staples Players Presents: Guys and Dolls, 3pm

Staples High School

Tickets on sale now



The School Counseling Department News  (Formerly known as the Guidance Department)

  • Senior Post High School Planning - Recording and Handout
  • College Financial Aid Application Night - recording available
  • UConn Application Fee Free Day - Tuesday, November 15th
  • First Quarter Report Cards
  • Senior First Quarter Grades
  • Is My Teen Just Moody? An Overview of Adolescent Depression - Thursday Nov 3 -7:30 - BMS Auditorium
  • Navigating the College Search Webinar - Thursday, November 10 6:30 - 7:30 
  • Staples Job Bank Info
  • Volunteer Expo at the Westport Library - Wednesday, October 26th
  • Volunteer Opportunities at Norwalk Hospital
  • The Cost of Success: What Pressure Is Doing to Our Kids - Recording

Advanced Placement Classes Testing Information

Class of 2023 Information - Senior Parents

Yearbook Information


Staples Players Fall Production

Staples Players Presents Guys and Dolls - Tickets on Sale Now

Staples D.E.I. News 

Staples Zero Waste Committee

PTA Reflections Contest

Does your student have the next PTA Reflections Theme? The National PTA's Reflections Arts Program is looking for a future theme idea! Submit an entry to the Theme Search today - if your entry is chosen, you can win a $100 gift card. The themes are just ideas/brief concepts, only a few words. For example, this year's theme is "Show Your Voice." Prior winning themes and duplicate submissions will not be considered. Prior winning themes can be found HERE for inspiration.  Complete the attached entry form and send it to Reflections Art Contest by Friday, November 4th.  Please contact with any questions. Stay tuned for info regarding this year's Reflections Art Contest.  

Show your Wrecker Pride by coming out to support our teams at this week’s Staples Sporting Events! 

Tuesday, November 1

Girls Varsity Swim Trials, 5:15pm

at Greenwich HS

Tuesday, November 1


Girls Varsity Soccer vs. Greenwich,


At Fairfield Warde

Wednesday, November 2


Girls Dive at Westhill, 5pm


Friday, November 4

Girls Varsity Swim Finals Finals, 6:30pm

at Greenwich HS

Friday, November 4


Staples Football vs. Westhill, 7pm

Senior Night

Staples Paul Lane Field

**If you would like to advertise a School Sponsored Event, sporting or otherwise, please submit a write-up to by Friday at 5pm. Please send all information as you wish it to be displayed, with any pertinent links. Announcements will be included in the following week’s Tuesday PTA Planner.**

Winter Sports Registration In Now Open

Girls Volleyball Fall 2022 Schedule