Shawnee High School (New Jersey)
Shawnee High School is a four-year comprehensive public high school in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States, operating as part of the Lenape Regional High School District. The district serves students in ninth through twelfth grades from Evesham Township, Medford Lakes, Medford Township, Mount Laurel Township, Shamong Township, Southampton Township, Tabernacle Township and Woodland Township. The school serves students from Medford Lakes and Medford Township. The school has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Secondary Schools since 1975.
|Shawnee High School|
|Type||Public high school|
|School district||Lenape Regional High School District|
|NCES School ID||3408490|
|Enrollment||1,567 (as of 2017-18)|
|Student to teacher ratio||12.6:1|
|Hours in school day||7 hours|
|Color(s)|| Navy blue|
|Athletics conference||Olympic Conference|
|Accreditation||Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|
As of the 2017-18 school year, the school had an enrollment of 1,567 students and 124.6 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 12.6:1. There were 81 students (5.2% of enrollment) eligible for free lunch and 31 (2.0% of students) eligible for reduced-cost lunch.
The school building, announced in 1968 with an estimated cost of $3.5 million, was designed to accommodate a student body of 1,500 and include 26 classrooms, a gym, cafeteria and a 600-seat auditorium. Shawnee High School opened in 1970 as the second of the district's four high schools.
Awards, recognition and rankingsEdit
The school was the 48th-ranked public high school in New Jersey out of 339 schools statewide in New Jersey Monthly magazine's September 2014 cover story on the state's "Top Public High Schools", using a new ranking methodology. The school had been ranked 142nd in the state of 328 schools in 2012, after being ranked 100th in 2010 out of 322 schools listed. The magazine ranked the school 108th in 2008 out of 316 schools. The school was ranked 110th in the magazine's September 2006 issue, which surveyed 316 schools across the state. Schooldigger.com ranked the school tied for 58th out of 381 public high schools statewide in its 2011 rankings (a decrease of 5 positions from the 2010 ranking) which were based on the combined percentage of students classified as proficient or above proficient on the mathematics (90.7%) and language arts literacy (97.4%) components of the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA).
The band program is under the direction of Nick Rotindo. Recent accomplishments include:
- Marching band
- 2005 USSBA New Jersey State Group III Open Class Champions
- 2005 USSBA All-State Group III Open Class Champions
- 2005 Undefeated season
- 2006 USSBA New Jersey State Group II Open Class Champions
- 2006 USSBA All-State Group II Open Class Champions
- 2006 USSBA National Champions Group II, for its program titled "Going for Broke: a Gamer's Tale".
- 2007 4th Place USSBA National Championships Group III, winning General Effect and Visual Effect.
- 2016 USSBA New Jersey Group IV Open Class Champions
- Jazz Band
- 2005 New Jersey State Champions
- 2006 New Jersey State Champions
- 2007 3rd Place Finish at New Jersey state championships
- 2008 3rd Place Finish at New Jersey state championships
- 2009 2nd Place Finish at New Jersey state championships
In earlier years, students auditioned and were selected for honors choirs. These accomplishments include:
The Shawnee High School Renegades participate in the Olympic Conference, which consists of public and private high schools located in Burlington County and Camden County and operates under the supervision of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA). With 1,195 students in grades 10–12, the school was classified by the NJSIAA for the 2015–16 school year as South Jersey, Group IV for most athletic competition purposes, which included schools with an enrollment of 1,082 to 1,934 students in that grade range. The football team competes in the American Division of the 95-team West Jersey Football League superconference and was classified by the NJSIAA as South Jersey Group IV for football for 2017–18.
In addition to nationally ranked men's soccer and women's lacrosse programs, the football, basketball, and men's lacrosse teams are consistently ranked among the top teams in South Jersey. As a part of the Lenape Regional High School District, Shawnee High School participates in many sports.
Shawnee High School has a club ice hockey team that competes in Varsity Tier I as a member of the South Jersey High School Ice Hockey League.
The girls' cross country team won the Group IV state championship in 1983, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 2002 and 2003. The eight group titles are tied for fifth-most of all schools in New Jersey.
The girls' lacrosse team was overall state champion in 1989 (defeating Moorestown High School in the tournament final), 1992 (vs. Moorestown), 1993 (vs. Summit High School), 1994 and 1996 (vs. Lenape High School), 1997 (vs. Hunterdon Central High School) and 1998 (vs. Moorestown). The team won the Group IV state title in 2013 (vs. Ridgewood High School). The eight state titles won by the program are second-most in the state.
The boys' basketball team won state championships in Group IV in 1992 (vs. Irvington High School), 1995 (vs. Elizabeth High School), 1996 (vs. Teaneck High School), 2001 (vs. Passaic High School), and 2018 (vs. Newark East Side High School) and in Group III in 2007 (vs. Passaic Valley Regional High School). The boys' team won the South, Group III state sectional championship in 2007 with a 68–62 win against Camden High School, and went on to win the 2007 Group III NJSIAA state championship, defeating Monmouth Regional High School 73-47 in the semifinals and Passaic Valley by a score of 58-39 in the finals. In 1992 the team finished with a record of 32–1 and became the first South Jersey team to win the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions with a 46–42 win over Marist High School, a team that had been ranked third in the nation by USA Today. They have been ranked by USA Today in the top 25 National Poll numerous times and were named No. 1 in Hoop Scoops magazine's final 1994–95 poll.
The football team won the South Jersey Group IV state sectional title in 2002, 2004, 2013 and 2014, and the South Jersey Group III title in 2007 and 2008. The Shawnee football team won its third South Jersey state sectional championship in 2007, the first in Group III, rebounding from a disappointing 2006 season in which they had a losing record for the first time in nine years. The Renegades repeated as South Jersey Group III Champs in 2008 with a 28–7 win against Hammonton High School. Their two other state titles were won in 2002 and 2004 in Group IV where they returned in 2009. The 2002 team won the program's first title with a 14–10 win over Washington Township High School, despite being shut out 10–0 in the first half of the final. The '04 team went a perfect 12-0 in one of the toughest conferences in South Jersey to win the title with a 26–13 win over Washington Township. When Seneca High School was built, Shawnee waited two years to drop down from Group IV competition to Group III. Area growth has brought Shawnee back to Group IV while Seneca remains in Group III. Coached by Tim Gushue, the Renegades are perennial powerhouses in South Jersey. The Shawnee Renegades finished the season with a 9-3 record and won the 2013 South Jersey Group IV championship, the program's fifth sectional title, with a 31-22 win against top-seeded Timber Creek Regional High School in a game played at Rowan University; the Renegades won against third seed Hammonton High School by 10-7 in the quarterfinals and erased a 24-0 deficit in the semi-finals to win against second-seeded Toms River South High School by a score of 28-24. The team won the South Jersey Group IV state sectional title in 2017, the program's seventh, with a 41-6 win in the playoff championship game against Hammonton High School; the team scored 40 or more points in each of the three rounds of the tournament, including a 41-0 shutout of fifth-seeded Absegami High School in the first round and a 40-7 win against top-seeded Moorestown High School in the semifinals.
Shawnee baseball won its first NJSIAA state title in 2003, led by future Oakland Athletics' 2007 first round draft pick Sean Doolittle and his 23 strikeouts in the 5-3 victory in the Group IV tournament final over Kearny High School, to finish the season with a 23-7 record. After winning the state title, Seneca High School split up the Shawnee population. They played one more year in the Olympic American conference, then moved down to the Olympic Patriot conference. As of 2006, Shawnee won its conference three years in a row. They won the South Jersey Group III State title in 2009 under Brian Anderson, the head coach, also coaches the girls' basketball team and used to be the coordinator for the powerful Shawnee football defense, defeating Clearview Regional High School 9-2 in the sectional final. The 2009 team made it to the Group II final, falling to John F. Kennedy Memorial High School by 5–2.
The boys' soccer team won the Group IV state championship in 1988 (vs. Columbia High School), 1992 (vs. Columbia), 1993 (vs. East Orange High School), 1997 (vs. Kearny High School), 2001 (in overtime vs. Kearny), 2003 (vs. Bridgewater-Raritan High School), and in Group III in 2006 (vs. Ramapo High School). The team won the 2003 NJSIAA Group IV state title, defeating Bridgewater-Raritan by a score of 2-0 in the final game of the tournament. The 2006 team finished the season ranked tenth in the nation in the NSCAA/adidas National Rankings. The 2006 team took the South, Group III state sectional title with a 3–0 win against Ocean City High School in the tournament final. The 2006 team won the Group III state championship with a 1–0 win over Princeton High School in the semifinals and a 3–2 win against Ramapo High School in the finals.
The 2006 girls' soccer team won the South, Group III state sectional title with a 3–0 win against West Deptford High School in the tournament final, their first championship since winning three consecutive titles from 1994–1996.
The field hockey team won the South Jersey Group IV state sectional championship in 1977, 1981–1983, 1986, 1988–1992, 1994–1996, 1998 and 2010, won the Central Jersey Group IV title in 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005 and 2010, and the South Jersey Group III title in 2007. The team won the Group IV state championship in 1977, 1981, 1983, 1988–1992, 1995 and 1998, and the Group III title in 2007. The team won the 2007 Tournament of Champions, defeating Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child in the final game of the tournament. The 11 state championships won by the program are the fifth most of any school in the state and the streak of five consecutive titles from 1987 to 1991 is tied for second-longest. In 2007, the field hockey team won the South Jersey, Group III state sectional championship with a 4–0 win over Kingsway Regional High School in the tournament final. The team moved on to win the Group III state championship with a 4–2 win over Moorestown High School in the semis and a 6–0 win against Freehold High School in the finals.
The boys' track team won the Group IV state indoor relay championships in 1992 and 1993.
The boys' swim team won the New Jersey Group IV South titles in 1995 and 1996. They were back-to-back-to-back Group IV State Champions in 1997, 1998, and 1999. The team won the South Jersey Public A championships in 2008 and 2009.
The boys' tennis team won the 2012 South Jersey Group IV state sectional championship, beating Atlantic City High School 3-2. At 2-2 the first doubles team rallied back from 2-5 to win the deciding set 7-5, earning the team the school's first South Jersey Group IV title since 1996. They went on to lose to Westfield High School in the Group IV state semifinals 4-1. The Boys' Tennis team won the 2013 South Jersey Group IV Championship, defeating Toms River North 5-0 in the Championship.
There are a wide variety of student-run organizations. Shawnee's Student Council is a member of the New Jersey Association of Student Councils and the National Association of Student Councils, the state and national student council associations. In addition, each grade has an executive homeroom that works to organize spirit week, prom, and an annual senior trip to Disney World in Florida.
The school also has an active extra-curricular arts program, including the All School Musical each spring.
The school's principal is Matthew Campbell. His administration team includes six assistant principals.
Other schools in the districtEdit
- Cherokee High School - located in Evesham Township, with 2,161 students from Evesham Township
- Lenape High School – located in Medford Township, with 1,876 students from Mount Laurel Township
- Seneca High School – located in Tabernacle Township, with 1,135 students from Shamong, Southampton Tabernacle and Woodland Townships
- Brenden Aaronson (born 2000), professional soccer player for the Philadelphia Union of Major League Soccer.
- Malik Allen (born 1978), NBA basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks and assistant coach for the Detroit Pistons.
- Brian Clarhaut (born 1986), soccer coach of Nyköpings BIS in the Swedish Division 1.
- Jarret DeHart (born 1994), assistant hitting coach for the Seattle Mariners.
- Sean Doolittle (born 1986), Major League Baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals
- Brian Earl, former professional basketball player who is the head coach for the Cornell Big Red men's basketball team.
- Dan Earl (born c. 1975), head coach for the VMI Keydets basketball team.
- Calista Flockhart (born 1964), actress and wife of actor Harrison Ford.
- Jamie Franks (born 1986), professional soccer player.
- Shana Hiatt (born 1975), television personality/hostess, actress.
- Stephen King (born 1986), Major League Soccer player for the D.C. United.
- Gregg Rakoczy (born 1965), NFL football player for the Cleveland Browns.
- Chuck Ricci (born 1968, class of 1987), former professional baseball pitcher who played for the Philadelphia Phillies in 1995.
- Liz Tchou (born 1966), former field hockey defender who played on the US women's team that finished fifth at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.
- Drew Van Acker (born 1986) actor and model.
- Jeff Zaun (born 1971), former professional soccer player.
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- Staff. "Regional School Districts", Burlington County Times, April 26, 2015. Accessed May 28, 2016. "Lenape Regional Serves: Evesham, Medford, Medford Lakes, Mount Laurel, Shamong, Southampton, Tabernacle, Woodland"
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- Staff. "High School's Design Reflects Modern Era", The New York Times, June 16, 1968. Accessed January 19, 2020. "The $3.5-million building is actually two buildings--a round, two-story building attached to a one-story crescent-shaped wing by two enclsed passageways resembling spokes in a wheel. Shawnee High School will serve the communities of Medford, Medford Lakes, Mount Laurel, Shamong, Evesham, Southampron and Tabernacle in Burlington County."
- Staff. "Hall of Fame to honor Lenape High School student-athletes", Burlington County Times, July 6, 2017. Accessed January 19, 2020. "The schools of the Lenape Regional School District have produced thousands of graduates who have distinguished themselves as stellar athletes over the nearly 60 years since Lenape High School opened in 1958, Shawnee High School in 1970, Cherokee High School in 1975 and Seneca High School in 2003."
- Pearsall, Richard. "Seneca High School forms first graduating class ", Courier-Post at SouthJerseyNews.com, November 14, 2002. Accessed January 27, 2017. "The first graduating class at Seneca High School will have about 150 members, barring any last minute rush, school officials say. They are the sophomores of today at Shawnee and Lenape high schools who have opted to transfer to the new high school for its opening next fall.... Students from Tabernacle and Shamong now attend Shawnee High School in Medford, while students from Southampton and Woodland attend Lenape High School, also in Medford, near the Mount Laurel line. Both those schools are overcrowded, which is the reason the Lenape district held a referendum in December 1997 to build the new high school in Tabernacle."
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- Carchidi, Sam. "Shawnee Basketball Standouts Look At Colleges, Might Sign Early Danny Earl Probably Will Stay Close To Home. Kirk Luchman Is Looking At Faraway Places.", The Philadelphia Inquirer, September 28, 1992. Accessed June 26, 2011. "'I think they'll both sign early,' said Shawnee coach Joe Kessler, whose team went 32–1 and won the Tournament of Champions title last season."
- Narducci, Marc. "Shawnee Girls Top Eastern, 60-42 The Victory Gave The Renegades Their Second Straight South Jersey Group 4 Championship.", The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 9, 1999. Accessed June 26, 2011. "The Shawnee girls' basketball team used the South Jersey Group 4 final to show its selfless style of play once again. With four players, led by forward Lynlee Phillips with 19 points, scoring in double figures, top-seeded Shawnee defeated second-seeded Eastern, 60-42, last night in the championship game. It was the second consecutive sectional title for Shawnee (24–3), which advanced to tomorrow's 8 pm state Group 4 semifinal against East Brunswick, a 61–59 winner over Trenton, at Southern Regional."
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- Lewis, John. "12-6 Shawnee Breakout", Burlington County Times, December 6, 2008. Accessed June 26, 2011. "The Shawnee High School football team brought a perfect ending to its perfect season last night. Chris LaPierre carried 26 times for 179 yards and four touchdowns, as the Renegades defeated Hammonton, 28-7, in the South Jersey Group 3 championship game at Shawnee. The victory was the 19th in a row for the Renegades and wrapped up their second straight sectional title."
- Staff. "LaPierre goes out in a blaze of glory, Shawnee RB closes out stellar football career.", The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 6, 2008. Accessed June 26, 2011. "Shawnee, ranked No. 1 in South Jersey by The Inquirer, had just completed a 12–0 season with last night's 28–7 win over visiting Hammonton in the South Jersey Group 3 title game, and LaPierre, as usual, did more than his share."
- Staff. "Shawnee Wins Group IV Title", The Press of Atlantic City, December 9, 2002. Accessed June 26, 2011. "Running back Rick Engel scored two touchdowns as Shawnee won its first South Jersey Group IV football championship with a 14–10 defeat of Washington Township on Sunday afternoon. Shawnee trailed 10–0 at halftime."
- Staff. "Shawnee leaves no doubt that it's the best", The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 4, 2004. Accessed June 26, 2011. "Shawnee last night capped its 12-0 campaign – the first unbeaten season in the program's 35-year history – by defeating Washington Township, 26-13, in the NJSIAA South Jersey Group 4 final. Finishing 12–0 and playing in a small-school conference is one thing. Finishing 12–0 and playing in the rugged Burlco/Olympic... "
- Evans, Bill. "Football playoffs: Shawnee stuns top-seeded Timber Creek for South Jersey, Group 4 title", NJ Advance Media for NJ.com, December 7, 2013. Accessed December 6, 2017. "After a weekend of blowout championship football games at Rowan University, the Timber Creek and Shawnee High School football teams capped the five South Jersey finals with a classic. Sixth-seeded Shawnee stunned the top-seeded Chargers, 31-22, in the NJSIAA South Jersey Group IV final on a chilly Saturday night."
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- Evans, Bill. "Shawnee's Daevon Robinson opens up recruiting, erupts for big game in South Jersey Group 4 final", NJ Advance Media for NJ.com, December 3, 2017. Accessed December 6, 2017. "The Shawnee High School senior wide receiver made sure he achieved his goal with a dominating performance in the Renegades' 41-6 victory over Hammonton in the South Jersey Group 4 final.... 'I'd say he put an exclamation point on things, yeah,' said Gushue, who celebrated his seventh sectional title."
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- Narducci, Mike. "Shawnee's Doolittle puts 'K' in Kearny, fanning 23 in win", The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 11, 2003, backed up by the Internet Archive as of May 31, 2012. Accessed December 6, 2017. "It was a performance that became more impressive with each passing "K". Junior lefthander Sean Doolittle struck out 23 batters as Shawnee defeated Kearny, 5-3, in nine innings during last night's NJSIAA Group 4 state baseball final at Toms River South. Ranked No. 2 in South Jersey by The Inquirer, Shawnee (23–7) claimed its first state championship. Doolittle (12–1), who was touched for two runs in the ninth, ended in typical fashion, striking out the final three batters of the game after a two-run triple by Jairo Mendez."
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- Staff. "JFK-Iselin too much for Shawnee", The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 8, 2009. Accessed June 26, 2011. "It took an exemplary effort by a dominating two-way player to prevent Shawnee from winning the second state baseball title in school history. Brian Schroeder did double damage on the mound and at the plate in leading JFK-Iselin to yesterday's 5–2 win over Shawnee in the state Group 3 championship at Toms River East."
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- Rimback, Tom. "4 county teams earn S.J. soccer titles Shawnee executes perfectly; Palmyra captures first crown", Burlington County Times, November 11, 2006. Accessed August 18, 2007. "His Renegades responded with a 3–0 win over West Deptford High School in the South Jersey Group 3 title game yesterday. The championship was the Renegades first S.J. Group 3 crown. The Renegades won three straight S.J. Group 4 titles in 1994, '95 and '96."
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- Staff. "Phil Anastasia: Flanagan leads Shawnee swimmers in and out of water", The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 19, 2009. Accessed June 26, 2011. "He won two individual events and swam a leg on two winning relays last night as the Renegades captured the South Jersey Public A sectional title with a 105–65 victory over Mainland."
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- Strauss, Robert. "Meet the Philadelphia Union’s Youngest Hometown Player; At just 18 years old, midfielder Brenden Aaronson's dream has come true.", New Jersey Monthly, May 2, 2019. Accessed June 24, 2019. "Most of Brenden Aaronson’s best buddies in Medford are finishing up their last days of senior year and getting ready for college in the fall.... Aaronson spent a year at Shawnee High School before being selected for the Philadelphia Union Youth Academy, a program for elite players."
- One game at a time, Courier-Post, March 15, 2007. "Malik Allen, a 1996 graduate of Shawnee, is in his second season with the Chicago Bulls."
- "Brian Clarhaut Named Assistant Men's Soccer Coach", Temple Owls men's soccer, August 13, 2012. Accessed June 28, 2018. "Clarhaut was a member of the 23-0-1 Shawnee High School squad that won the 2003 New Jersey state title and finished as the second-ranked team in the nation according to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)."
- Jarret DeHart - Baseball, Tulane Green Wave baseball. Accessed January 19, 2020. "Hometown: Medford, N.J.; High School: Shawnee"
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- Carchidi, Sam. "Shawnee's Brian Earl Steps Out Of His Brother's Shadow As Player Of Year", The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 29, 1995. Accessed August 31, 2016. "During most of his four-year varsity basketball career at Shawnee High, he was known as Danny Earl's little brother. This season, Brian Earl stepped out of the shadow."
- Kackenmeister, Craig. "Six degrees of Dan Earl: Six years and several injuries later, Earl is still at the point" Archived September 1, 2006, at the Wayback Machine, The Daily Collegian (Penn State), January 28, 1999. Accessed June 14, 2007. "Earl graduated from Shawnee High School, where he helped lead the team to a 59–3 record his junior and senior years. He also was named USA Today 1993 New Jersey Player of the Year, and is still Burlington County's all-time leading scorer (2,006 points)."
- Hutchinson, Bill. "'Ally Mcbeal' Puts Bite On Eating Rumors" Archived May 27, 2012, at the Wayback Machine, Daily News (New York), October 29, 1998. Accessed June 26, 2011. "All spin attempts aside, Flockhart, who graduated from Shawnee High School in Medford, N.J., said she's not about to run out and slap on pounds at the nearest all-you-can-eat buffet."
- #8 – Jamie Franks, USSF Division 2 Professional League. Accessed December 6, 2017. "Attended Shawnee High School in New Jersey… was named 2004 New Jersey HS Player of the Year… was NSCAA/adidas High School All-American and two-time NSCAA/adidas Youth All-American… Led Shawnee to New Jersey State Championship in 2001 and 2003."
- Bodnar, Jason. "Shawnee grad bets on childhood dream through poker series", Burlington County Times, November 18, 2004. Accessed June 26, 2011.""It didn't hurt that Hiatt, a 1993 Shawnee High School graduate who attended Burlington County College for a year and a half, is an attractive woman."
- Narducci, Marc. "He takes a flight to the finish Shawnee freshman Stephen King flew from Calif. to help his club soccer team win a title.", The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 21, 2011. Accessed June 26, 2011. "The red-eye flight and the lack of sleep were well worth it for Stephen King. A freshman at Shawnee, King had been in Chula Vista, Calif., training with the under-16 national soccer team. He arrived yesterday morning in Philadelphia at 8 and made it here in time to compete for the Bordentown-based Mid Jersey Speed in the under-15 state soccer tournament, which began at 10."
- Catching up with Gregg Rakoczy, Burlington County Times, November 28, 2004. "The 1983 Shawnee grad was a part of the 1983 national champion University of Miami Hurricanes and started for the 1986 team that competed in a second title game."
- Barna, John. "Seven inducted into South Jersey Baseball Hall of Fame", Gloucester County Times, December 10, 2011. Accessed September 26, 2017. "This year's inductees are former players... Chuck Ricci, Shawnee High School, '87 and Philadelphia Phillies"
- "Liz Tchou Receives Honor" Archived October 28, 2007, at the Wayback Machine, Rutgers University press release dated October 15, 2007. Accessed April 9, 2008.
- Clark, Colleen Patrice. "On His Way", South Jersey, July 2012. Accessed February, 13, 2017. "For Drew Van Acker, a former star on both the soccer and lacrosse teams at Shawnee High School, his backburner passion was acting."
- Staff. "The debate's over, here's South Jersey's best", Courier-Post, September 4, 1999. Accessed February 14, 2011. "After starting his career at Holy Cross, Jeff Zaun moved to Shawnee for the 1988 season and became the catalyst for the century's top team."
- Kolumbic, Dubravka. "Once a teacher, now a comedian, Marlton's Jay Black still knows how to work a room", The Central Record, February 7, 2012. Accessed September 26, 2017. "Jay Black, a former English teacher at Shawnee High School, will be back at his old employer to support the Shawnee Soccer Booster Club comedy night fundraiser on Feb. 10. (see related story). Black was an English teacher at Shawnee for four years and also taught at Seneca High School."
- Official website
- Lenape Regional High School District
- Shawnee High School Alumni Association
- Shawnee High School's 2015–16 School Performance Report from the New Jersey Department of Education
- Data for the Lenape Regional High School District, National Center for Education Statistics
- South Jersey Sports: Shawnee HS