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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

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February 28, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

Attention Juniors: The Board of Education invites interested current high school juniors to apply to become the 2018-2019 Student School Board Member. One junior will be chosen to serve during their senior year. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 9, 2018 and can be found on our school’s homepage. Please see Mr. Williams if you are interested in applying. 

Attention SENIORS: Another scholarship has been added to the database! Check the Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Essay Contest. Deadline is today and the contest will award $5,000 to 15 high school seniors. Students do not have to belong to a Regions bank to apply. Any questions, see Mrs. Lauer in the post secondary office!  

Attention all SOPHOMORE students- SHS has been invited to attend the Regional Office of Career and Technical Education Career Fair on Wednesday, March 14. We are limited to only 40 students. Please see Mr. Kyes for a field trip form. Remember- you must be passing all of your classes to be eligible to attend. 

The SHS Photo Video club will be meeting today right after school in the commons. 

PIZZA, PIZZA, PIZZA!! THURSDAY, THURSDAY, THURSDAY!! The Be A Senator Team will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's Pizza for only $2 per slice or you can buy an entire pizza for you and your friends for only $16!! Hurry down to the Commons during both lunch shifts before its gone! Thanks for supporting the Be A Senator Program! 

Attention seniors: Remember the deadline for the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln scholarships is tomorrow. Don’t forget to complete your scholarship applications before the deadline! Any questions, see Mrs. Lauer in the post secondary office. 

Attention Seniors: The Delta Sigma Theta sorority has a scholarship available for African-American graduating seniors in Springfield, Decatur and the surrounding area. The scholarship will award ten $500.00 awards. The deadline has been extended to Friday, March 2nd. Applications are on the scholarship database or are available in the post secondary office. Any questions, see Mrs. Lauer! 

Sophomores - Jostens will be here today to take your class ring orders.  Sophomores who missed the ring meeting may pick up a ring design kit in Guidance.  Please bring your completed form and a $60 deposit to the Commons tomorrow or Wednesday during lunch.

Awards Banquet for the Wrestling Team will be this Friday March 2nd. Banquet starts at 6:00 p.m.

Wrestling please remember to turn in your gear to Coach Berger, he will be writing fines this week.

Students who park at the Pentecostal Church - please remember these few rules.  Park only at spots with no signs, park within 20 feet of the dumpster and to throw your trash away.

9th, 10th and 11th graders will test on April 10th, 2018.  All students must bring pencils, a calculator, and a photo ID.

If you are a member of Sign Language Club please go to the main office after school today for a quick 2 minute meeting.

GSA will be meeting tomorrow in room 370 after school.

Teachers and Student parking checks have begun.  If you do not have a sticker displayed you will be towed.  The tow bill will be your responsibility to pay and it could run up to $200 or more.

The Springfield Urban League and Project Ready presents the HBCU 2018 annual college tour. During Spring break! We will be traveling down south to visit Dillard University (New Orleans); Xavier University (New Orleans); Grambling State University (Louisiana); Southern A & M University (Louisiana).  There is a flyer on Ms. Mahr’s door and in the Guidance Office.

Avanti's is Coming!  Order your Avanti's Famous Original Gondola, only $7, or Avanti's Loaf of Bread, only $3, NOW from any German student, German Club student or from Herr Koeppel. Original Gondolas are Avanti's famous 16" sweeter bread with salami, ham, American cheese, and lettuce.  YUM!  Order yours now through Tuesday, March 13.  Delivery is Thursday, March 22, during both lunch shifts and until 4 pm.  Questions, contact Sabrena Campbell 691-5401.

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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