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Lanphier High School

1300 North 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Wednesday, October 13th, LANPHIER Daily Announcements

October 13, 2021

-Black Student Union (or BSU for short) is a student group composed of people who share a love for Black culture. Our goal is to create a space to celebrate Black culture while teaching others about diversity by engaging in activities focused on belonging, empowerment, and voice. Our first meeting will be held on Thursday, October 21, after school in room 245. If you have any questions about BSU, please speak to Mr. Jackson in room 245. 

-Here are the remaining themes for the 2021 Homecoming Spirit Week:

Wednesday, October 13 — Generation Day 

9th graders - dress like toddlers

10th graders - dress like college students

11th graders — dress like parents

12th graders — dress like senior citizens

Thursday, October 14 — Throwback Thursday -  Dress like you’re from your favorite decade

Friday, October 15 — Orange and Black Day

Dress code rules still apply.

Must remain appropriate.

No hats, no face paint

-ATTENTION SENIORS!!  We will have our first class meeting on Thursday, Oct. 14 during 1st and 2nd hour. We will discuss a lot of important information including information about graduation caps and gowns.  Please go to your 1st hour and you will be dismissed by announcements.  

-Tickets for the 2021 Homecoming Dance will be sold this week on Thursday and Friday ONLY during Lunch. Tickets are $15 each.  Only LHS students are able to attend the dance.  Appropriate formal attire is required, and masks must be worn at all times.  The dance will be held in the commons and cafeteria.  Students will enter the building using the “NORTH B” entrance.  Students who are excluded from school due to Covid protocol will not be allowed to enter.

-Attention!! There has been a CHANGE to when the 2021 Homecoming court will be announced.  In order to allow families to be present, the LHS 2021 Homecoming Court will be presented and the King and Queen will be announced AT THE FOOTBALL GAME on Friday, Oct. 15 at halftime.  Please join us at the game Friday night to see who our 2021 Homecoming King and Queen will be!!  And GOOOOO LIONS!!!!!

-Now for a Moment of Silence 

-Please 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."

-Now it’s time for today’s welcoming ritual: Today is National Bullying Prevention Day! What role can YOU play in our school building to help eliminate bullying?