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Lanphier High School

1300 North 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Thursday, October 28th, 2021 - LANPHIER Daily Announcements

October 28, 2021

-We will be holding a “We Are Grateful & Thankful” Spirit Week here at school during the week of November 15th, but we need your help now with some of our fun activities that we have planned! Please take some time before Monday, November 15th to go to the main LHS website and click on the “Thankfulness Shoutout” section on the right side. Fill out the form with a message to a staff member or student that you are thankful for! If you are able to record a short 20 second or less video as well and upload it, that would also be a great addition! Let’s show all of the deserving members of LHS how THANKFUL WE ARE FOR THEM!! 

-Anyone interested in playing Girls Soccer: There will be a brief informational meeting after school on Thursday, November 4th in Room 42. If you have any questions, please see Coach Vargas.

-After 2 boring tasteless years…they are back!  Bonbons are here in all 4 flavors:  apple: blue raspberry, strawberry and watermelon.  Get your bonbons from Ms. Grendze in room 121 or a French club student for only a dollar.  Hurry before they are all gone!

-THIS Week we will be holding a United Way TRUNK PARTY for all students and staff! The events are as follows: 

*TODAY: Students donate as many pennies, dimes, and quarters as they can to add to our United Way Trunk AND Donate $10 Human Sundae (Turn Mrs. Miller,  Mr. Barham, Ms. Fagbiye, Mr. Wilson, Ms. Small, Ms. Iaiennaro, Ms. Cooper-Wallace, Mr. Crites, & Mr. Allen into a human sundae). This activity will take place on 11/5/21 during 7th hour. We will run the 2:17 pm bell.  

*Friday, October 29th Students donate as many pennies, dimes, and quarters as they can to add to our United Way Trunk And Donate $3 “BOO” TIFUL DAY  (NO Halloween MASK, WEAPONS, or items that reflect violence or anything harmful.) 

-There will be a paranormal club meeting in room 212 after school on Friday. See Mr Roberts if you have any questions. 

-The LHS Online Book Fair is live! Visit the LHS library webpage or Canvas Course to find the online shopping link. With a pass from your teacher, you can stop by the library to see previews of books that are available for purchase and to get your coffee fix at the Around the Campfire Cafe! Hot chocolate and s'mores are also available for purchase. The book fair and Campfire Cafe are open now until Friday, November 5th. 

-Try-outs for the girls JV and Varsity basketball teams will be held on Monday, November 1 and Tuesday, November 2 from 3:45 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. in the Lober-Nika (Main) gym. Anyone interested in trying out, must have a current physical, an athletic permit card, athletic fees paid and a completed concussion form turned in before try-outs. Any questions please see Coach Collins or Coach Daniel. 

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: What was your favorite candy to get on Halloween when you were a kid or what is your favorite candy now?