Sheldon High School

at 8333 Kingsbridge Dr, Sacramento, 95829 United States

<p><b>Sheldon High School</b> is a 9th-12th grade college-preparatory high school located in <a href="/pages/w/112775735402158">Sacramento County, California</a>, next to the city limits of <a href="/pages/w/113240368686567">Elk Grove, California</a>. The school was established in 1997 as part of the <a href="/pages/w/108056952555324">Elk Grove Unified School District</a>.</p><h2>History</h2><p>The name is from the town of <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheldon%2C_California" class="wikipedia">Sheldon</a> on Grant Line Road, active in gold activity of the 1850s on the <a href="/pages/w/138016099551917">Cosumnes River</a>. Jared Dixon Sheldon, for whom the town was named, was an adventurer, entrepreneur, pioneer, and farmer of the Cosumnes River - Sloughhouse area. In 1844, Sheldon obtained the <a href="/pages/w/143370909074228">Rancho Omochumnes</a> <a href="/pages/w/105537422812031">Mexican land grant</a>. Seven years later, Sheldon was shot by gold miners who objected to the dam he had built to irrigate his crops because it flooded their claims.</p><h2>Athletics</h2><h3>Teams</h3><p><ul><li> <a href="/pages/w/108379982523213">Baseball</a> (men's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/108614982500363">Basketball</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/103753009662955">Cheerleading</a> (women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/105631292804790">Cross Country</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/108067645881905">Football</a> (men's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/105942022769573">Golf</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/108203779203751">Softball</a> (women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/102173226491776">Soccer</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/105788652787522">Swimming</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/105650876136555">Tennis</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/114517741893399">Track and Field</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/109446562415595">Volleyball</a> (men's and women's)</li><li> <a href="/pages/w/112139888798278">Wrestling</a> (co-ed)</li></ul></p><p></p>


Sheldon High School
8333 Kingsbridge Dr
Sacramento , CA 95829
United States
Contact Phone
P: (916) 681-7500
Website
www.shs-egusd-ca.schoolloop.com

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Rachel M.

High school is high school. What can I say? First of all, I had absolutely ZERO school spirit. I didn't attend one rally or football game. Just wasn't... Read more

Eloise C.

staff and facilities were very professional with assisting me with my son's 1st year classes.my son loves his school and teachers they're. awesome. best... Read more

Brian G.

Ahhhh, my alma mater. What do I say about you? We shared so much together. Let's seee..... I met some of my best friends here. They are still my best... Read more
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