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Springfield, IL 62704

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January 12, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Friday, January 12, 2018.

Attention juniors and seniors: The army recruiters will be making a presentation on Wednesday, January 17th from 2:17-3:00 pm in room 150 . If you are interested in learning more about the military please sign up outside the post secondary office or see Mrs. Lauer for details. 

FREE T-SHIRTS FOR BLOOD DONORS!!  Staff & Students 16 or older can donate blood to the Central Illinois Community Blood Center on Tue., Jan. 16, 8:30am-2 pm, in the Auditorium. Students aged 16 must have a signed parental consent form. You must sign up during lunch-in the Commons, and before school or after school-in the Guidance Office by 3:30 pm today. Please sign-up ASAP because once the form is filled, you will not be able to sign up. Teachers & Staff do not need to sign up, you can report to the Auditorium at your convenience. Blood donations SAVE LIVES!  Any questions-please see Mr. Williams.

Calling all those who just can't stand still.  All dancers, singers, and actors:  come and try out for SHS's spring Musical "Footloose".  Auditions are January 30th from 4 pm - 8 pm and callbacks are on February 1st.  Audition forms and other information are online.  Look at the SHS homepage and to the right there is a link to follow to get to most of the information and the audition form.  More information will be given throughout, so continue to visit that link.  If you have further questions or problems signing up, see Mr. Schoppenhorst.

Attention seniors: The Community Foundation Land of Lincoln scholarships for 2018 are now available. Transcripts are required, as noted on each application. If you have any difficulty uploading the transcript as a PDF, please contact the Community Foundation at scholarships@CFLL.org. See the link on the scholarship database ( http://www.sps186.org/scholarships/) or Mrs. Lauer for details! 

Hey class of 2018! Do you want to help out with your final prom? Then I've got the thing for you. In the Guidance Office, there is a sign-up sheet for prom committees. There is a wide range of committees to join from food to decorations, so come sign up to ensure that we have the best prom ever!

Capitoline Yearbooks are still on sale at $70 a copy.  Place your order now.

Seniors - If you've not already done so, you can get your senior portraits taken here in the auditorium on January 23rd, when we do group pictures. The cost is $18.  See Mrs. Eslahi for more details.  All baby pictures must be in by January 23rd.  The cost is $10.

Boys wrestling city meet is today at 6:00 pm! Please come out and support at Southeast!”

The Public Information Sessions for Springfield Area high school students interested in applying for the Sister Cities Association of Springfield (SCAS) student exchange in Ashikaga, Japan will be held on Wednesday, January 25 and Monday, February 12. Each session will be at 7:00 PM in the Board Room of the Springfield District 186 Administrative Center, 1900 West Monroe Street, Springfield, IL 62704 (next to Grant Middle School, across from Fairhills Mall). 

SOPHOMORES- The CACC application for admission is now available. Please come to the guidance office and receive an application from Mr. Kyes.

Achtung Achtung German Club! If you would like to get our new German Club T-Shirt, please come to room 250 to sign up and pay your portion of $5 by today.

City spirit week themes are Tuesday- Jersey vs. Jersey day; Wednesday- Meme day; Thursday- Duo day, and Friday is Superhero day!!


If purchased at school will be $5 each; If purchased at BOS Center will be $6 each.  Will be on sale at SHS the following dates/times:
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

8:00 am – 12:30 pm (Thurs. game only)
8:00 am – 4:00 pm (Fri. and Sat. Game)

FRIDAY 1/19 
8:00 am – 12:30 pm

6:00 pm - Southeast vs. Sacred Heart-Griffin
7:30 pm - Lanphier vs. Springfield

6:00 pm - Southeast vs. Springfield
7:30 pm - Lanphier vs. Sacred Heart-Griffin

6:00 pm – Sacred-Heart Griffin vs. Springfield
7:30 pm - Lanphier vs. Southeast

Do you know any kids ages 4-14 that love to dance?!  Tell them about the Scarlet Line Dance Camp on Saturday February 3rd. The cost is $35.00 and they will receive a t-shirt and perform at a Varsity game that night! They can find the camp form on the Scarlet Line Facebook page or the SHS website. All camp forms and fees are due by January 26th. Don't forget to come cheer on the kids and our basketball team as they play against Decatur Eisenhower. 

The Lady Senator basketball team jumped out to an early lead and beat Decatur Eisenhower 78 to 27. SHS was led by Devyn Heard with 17 points, Ozzy Erewele, Abby Ratsch and Maya Fetter each scored 13. Next up for SHS is a game tomorrow against Rochester with the varsity game starting at 12:30.

Poetry Out Loud will have a meeting in 370 Tuesday after school.

Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance!  

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God, Indivisible with liberty and justice for all.

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