Phone: 907-864-5429


Degrees and Certifications:

University of Alaska Anchorage: BA:Education University of Alaska Juneau: Master's in Educational Leadership

James Shetter

Mr. James Shetter has been teaching for 21 years in both the Mat-Su and Anchorage School districts.  Mr. Shetter has spent several years serving as the head coach for Redinton NYO, WHS Native Youth Olympic (NYO) Team who won the 2009 and 2010 NYO State Championship.  He also coached football for 20 seasons as an assistant football in Alaska and the head football coach for three seasons at WHS. During the 2008 football season, Mr. Shetter was honored as the Coach of the Year in Football representing WHS and also represented the State of Alaska at the 2009 NFL Youth Summit in Canton, Ohio. Mr. Shetter also competed in college as a varsity athlete in football at Sierra College and Sacramento St. Mr. Shetter was born in Alaska and is an East High graduate and a true Alaskan Native Educator which he earned his Bachler degree from University of Alaska of Anchorage and his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership at the University of Alaska of Juneau.


Here are some of Mr. Shetter’s past recognitions:

Head Coach NYO: Redington Jr/Sr

Head Coach NYO: Valley Pathways.

Head Coach Football: Wasilla High; 2005- 2009

20 Year Member of the Alaska Football Coaches Association.

ALASKA State Coach DELEGATE, NFL Youth Conference, 2008

COACH OF THE YEAR 2007, Railbelt Football Conference/Alaska Coaches Association.

TEACHER OF THE MONTH: October 1999; Dimond High School & May 2003; Service High School.

Assistant Coach: Chugiak, Service and Dimond High. 1992-2005

ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR 1999: Cook Inlet Football Conference.

VOTED: “MOST INSPIRATIONAL PLAYER” as a coach in1999; Chugiak High School.


Assistant Coach: Defensive Coordinator; 1996 Football State Champion for the Chugiak Mustangs.

1990-1992: Strong Safety; Sacramento State

Outstanding Linebacker: Sierra College; 1989

Honorable Mention: All-California Junior College Team; 1989

Employed as Assistant Public Representative: San Francisco 49ers; summers of 1987-1991

3 Time All-Alaska Football Team as Defensive End.

Alaska State Championship Football Team; East High 1985

Most Inspirational: East High Football: 1985

Part of the 29 Game winning streak for East High Football 1995-1998.

MVP of East High Football: 1984



With us now embarking on a distance learning setup, please log into our google classrooms/ APEX to stay updated on important information as it becomes available, new assignments, extra credit opportunities, and exciting new activities!

I want to say that I apreciate all of your flexability and patience with me as we go into a blended learning environment. Google Classroom is the platform in which we will conduct class. Log into Google classroom and enter the following code that corresponds with your class:

CLASSES: Spring 2020-2021 Google Class Code

Period 1: Current Issues   Class Code: 66xf3cz

Period 2: Current Issues   Class Code: 5bqd4m7

Period 3: Health               Class Code: efd22xw

Period 4: On line               Class Code: 

Period 5: Health               Class Code:sh6v316

Period 6: Health               Class Code: jl4aexe


Redington Education Plan

The Matsu Borough has Redington on Yellow Currently. This means students will be responsible for only 3 classes each week and it will repeat every other week. This will continue if we go to distance learning as well. School will only be in person Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Fridays will be Distance learning and is REQUIRED for every student.

Week A

Per 1: 7:45-9:50

Lunch: 9:55-10:25

Per 2: 10:30-12:20

Per 3: 12:25-2:15

Week B

Per 4: 7:45-9:50

Per 5: 9:55-10:55

Lunch: 10:55-11:25

Per 5: 11:30-12:20

Per 6: 12:25-2:15


Office Hours: 1:45-2:45

Phone #: 864-5429