Stampede Spirit Week FAQ

WHAT IS STAMPEDE SPIRIT WEEK?
One week for all students to celebrate Shelton, raise donations for the annual Stampede Benefit Auction, which is the SPA’s largest fundraiser, and win AMAZING prizes!

WHEN IS STAMPEDE SPIRIT WEEK?
Stampede Spirit Week is January 23rd-27th.

WHAT ARE THE DAILY STUDENT EVENTS?

MONDAY – Sunshine On My Mind. Wear a bright shirt (school appropriate).

TUESDAY – Surf’s Up! Enjoy a morning pep rally and lunch at the “surf shack.”

WEDNESDAY – Funky Footwear Party! Wear crazy socks (EC-5th), crazy socks with Crocs or Birkenstocks (6th-12th).

THURSDAY – Just Chillin’! Enjoy a cold treat at lunch.

FRIDAY – Day At The Beach. Dress down per grade level guidelines.

WHAT ARE THE GUIDELINES FOR STUDENT APPROPRIATE ATTIRE?

LS/UE Guidelines: Students are expected to be neat, well groomed, and appropriately dressed for school. Bottoms may include jeans without rips or holes. Leggings may be worn with an appropriate length T-shirt. Appropriate T-shirt length is defined as being at least finger-tip long and can be a non-Shelton shirt. Students may wear tennis shoes that are non-uniform shoes. Caps and hats are not to be worn in the building. If you are uncertain about proper attire, please check with your advisory teacher. Students who come with inappropriate attire will be asked to change.  Parents will be called to bring proper clothing items if necessary.

Middle/Upper School Guidelines: Students are expected to be neat, well groomed, and appropriately dressed for school. Bottoms may include jeans without rips or holes. Leggings may be worn with an appropriate length T-shirt. Appropriate T-shirt length is defined as being at least finger-tip long and can be a non-Shelton shirt. No tank tops, crop tops, spaghetti straps or strapless tops allowed. Students may wear athletic shoes of their choice. Caps and hats are not to be worn. If you are uncertain about proper attire, please check with your advisory teacher. Students who come with inappropriate attire will be asked to change.  Parents will be called to bring proper clothing items if necessary.

HOW TO DONATE?
Bring donations to your advisor, online at Shelton.org/auction, or contact spa.auction@shelton.org.

WHAT SHOULD I DONATE?
Gift cards $25 or above, event tickets, airline miles, vacation homes, time shares, etc. All items collected will be used for the Stampede Benefit Auction.

WHAT ARE THE PRIZES FOR 2023?
Class Cookie Party for advisories with 100% donations participation.

Donate a gift card or item valued at $100 or more win a special prize! Lower/Upper Elementary students receive a 2023 Limited Edition Plush Charger. Middle/Upper School students receive Stampede sweatpants and can wear them EVERY FRIDAY until end of school year.

HOW TO PURCHASE STAMPEDE GEAR?
Stampede T-shirts and sweatshirts are available at Shelton.org/auction.  The last day to purchase is January 26th.

HOW DO I KNOW WHAT SIZE TO PURCHASE?

Stampede T-Shirt and Sweatshirt

Youth T-Shirt Size Guide

 

 

XS

S

M

L

XL

Tolerance

Body Width

16”

17”

18”

19”

20”

+1

-1/2

Body Length

21”

22.5”

24”

25”

26.5”

+1

-1/2

Sleeve Top

6”

6.5”

7”

7.5”

8”

+1/2

-1/2

 

Youth Sweatshirt Size Guide

 

XS

S

M

L

XL

Size

6/8

10/12

14/16

18/20

22/24

 

Adult T-Shirt Size Guide

 

S

M

L

XL

2XL

3XL

4XL

5XL

Body Width

18”

20”

22”

24”

26”

28”

30”

32”

Body Length

28”

29”

30”

31”

32”

33”

34”

35”

Sleeve Top

7.25”

7.75”

8.25”

8.75”

9.25”

9.75”

10.25”

10.75”

 

Adult Sweatshirt Size Guide

 

S

M

L

XL

2XL

3XL

4XL

5XL

Length

27”

28”

29”

30”

31”

32”

33”

34”

Width

20”

22”

24”

26”

28”

30”

32”

34”

 

Stampede Sweatpants (2023 Middle and Upper School Prize)

Youth Size Guide (True to Size)

 

S

M

L

XL

Size

6/8

10/12

14/16

18/20

 

Adult Size Guide (True to Size)

 

S

M

L

XL

2XL

Size

24-26

28-29

30-31

32-33

36-37


WHEN CAN YOU WEAR STAMPEDE GEAR?
Stampede T-shirts, sweatshirts and sweatpants can be worn every Friday until end of school year.

HOW WILL I RECEIVE MY PURCHASE?
Purchases will be delivered to student’s Advisory by February 9th.  If you have more than one student, the purchase will arrive at the older student’s advisor.