A crazy Halloween party at the beginning of the semester sees Shirley and Ben Chang having a one night stand although due to outside influences, though they have no memory of the incident.Shirley reconciles with her ex-husband Andre Bennett and they start dating.In her sophomore year she reconciled with her husband Andre and had another child with him.
She later takes a vote along with the rest of the study group on whether or not Pierce should be asked to rejoin them in the next semester.
In the western themed end of the year school picnic, Shirley participates in what was to be a quick paintball game which turned into an all out war against Greendale's rival school City College.
She successfully triggers a trap inside the school's library which eliminates a lot of the invaders.
She becomes close to Britta but comes into conflict with Pierce on a few occasions.
The end of the year sees her supporting Britta bid for Tranny Queen and trying to offer the younger woman some advice on her relationship with Jeff.