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Springfield, IL 62704

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April 12, 2019

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Friday, April 12, 2019

Prom tickets will on sale today during lunch in the Commons.  Ticket costs are $25 per person and $40 per couple.  After lunch you may purchase them at the door and the price will be the same.

SENIORS! Prom king and queen voting will be held today at lunch in the Commons.

Juniors and seniors are invited to After-Prom on Saturday night from 10:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. You must enter by 11:30 to be admitted.  After-Prom is a safe, fun, free event for SHS juniors and seniors and their guests this Saturday night.  You do not have to go to prom to attend After-Prom.  See you there for some late night fun!

Attention Seniors, if you have not ordered your cap and gown, you must contact Jostens ASAP to order. You cannot participate in the graduation ceremony without a cap and gown.

Junior Students - Are you interested in becoming a teacher? UIS is offering a Dual Credit teacher education class for Senior year. For more information, sign up in the Guidance Office or see Mr. Kyes ASAP. Sign-ups are on a first-come-first-served basis. 

Attention Juniors: The Board of Education invites interested current high school juniors to apply to become the 2019-2020 Student School Board Member. One junior will be chosen to serve during their senior year. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 pm today and can be found on our school’s homepage. Please see Mr. Kyes or Mrs. Gordy if you are interested in applying. 

Signing day will be April 29th at 3:30 pm in the Commons.  Please see Mr. Connolley for information.

Capitoline Yearbooks are still on sale at $70 a copy.  If you don't have the full amount, you can pay a portion to secure a yearbook for you.  Make your check or money order out to Springfield High School or bring your cash to room 254.

Attention all students who would like to take behind the wheel this summer, please stop by Ms. Dvorak’s room, 128 during your lunch shift and sign up for a time slot.

Take a trip with us to Chicago to see Hamlet on April 30th.  See your English teacher for more information.

First annual Ultimate Frisbee Tournament will be held on Sunday, April 28th at the SHS New Street field. Registration forms are outside Mrs. Devlin's office and in the main office. Cost is $5 per person. You can form your own team, but all participants are required to complete a Registration and Waiver Form to be turned in to Mrs. Devlin by April 24th.

Attention students and teachers! The SHS Photo Video Club is proud to present the first Solon Film Festival. Everyone is invited to this fun night, showcasing two student films and more. The films are so bad they are entertaining. Come support the club, May 3rd, at 7:00 pm in the SHS auditorium. Witness our stars, Will Moffett, as a crazed old man, and Noah Deassuncao as a rubber ducky obsessed jerk. Bring your friends and family to this one night event! 

It’s time to start thinking about Fall Play! If you are interested in selecting and directing the 2019-2020 Fall Play, pick up an application from Mrs. Gerdes in Rm. 363 or Mrs. Eaton in Rm. 366. If you’d prefer to complete your application online, send Mrs. Gerdes an email. We will be planning the play this spring and summer and holding auditions in early- to mid-September.

Mamma Mia Cast:  If you ordered a t-shirt, they are in.  Several of you have to pay prior to receiving your t-shirts.  See Mr. Schoppenhorst before the end of second period any day through next week.  If you have already paid, just come to pick up your t-shirts.

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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