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Lanphier High School

1300 North 11th Street
Springfield, IL 62702


September 5, 2019

STUDENTS:  There are NO DELIVERIES allowed for students, this includes lunch or deliveries of any kind for students.


There will be a brief paranormal cub meeting in room 212 after school TODAY.  See Mr. Roberts in room 212 if you have questions.


Attention Students:  Picture Day is TODAY. You are required to have your picture taken this year.


ART CLUB meets every Thursday after school in room 119 from 3:30-4:30.  If you are interested in fun, community projects and working with others, then art club is for you.  No art experience is required.


2020 Year book order forms are now available in the Main Office! Order by September 13th to get up to 4 free icons with personalization! Simply fill out the order form, enclose a check or cash and return to the Main Office. Year books are $10 off the cover price and will start out at $55. Get yours while supplies last!


Attention Seniors: If you are wanting to graduate early, there is a sign up sheet in the academic center with Mrs. Brooks. Please sign up and Mr. Caton will begin calling students down to meet with him beginning Monday, September 9th. Please sign up on your own time, there will be no late passes given if you are tardy to class.


Attention readers! You have the opportunity to participate in the Abe Lincoln Teen Readers’ Choice Award program this year! Sign up in the library to receive a brochure and a bookmark explaining more about the program. Reading 4 books from the list of 20 book nominees will qualify you to vote for your favorite book and join a pizza party in the library in March!

Lanphier High School College-Career Fair for students and parents will be on Tuesday September 10, 2019 from  5:30-6:30 in commons

A lot of college, careers and military personal will be in attendance

Free meal will be served to all attending;  Fulgenzi’s pizza will be given away

Extra Credit for attending


Attention Juniors:

The PSAT/NMSQT®, also known as the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test, is a version of the SAT exam. ... The PSAT/ NMSQ tests your skills in reading, writing, and math.

PSAT/NMSQT test is open to students who are currently Juniors this year that would like their scores to be considered for the National Merit Scholarship competition.

If you would like to sign up to take this exam, students may take the $17 registration fee to Mrs. Hedges in the North office by September 11th. NO LATE REGISTRANTS CAN BE ACCEPTED.  If students have questions about the exam, they should see Mrs. Hedges.



Pink out game will be on Friday, September 27, 2019. Order forms for t-shirts are in the main office. Shirts are available in pink or grey, starting at $10. Deadline is September 11.


The Lanphier Spirit Club is selling shirts for our pink out game on September 27. Inside the ribbon says Lanphier and the O in together is a lion head. They are available in adult small-adult 3x. Short and long sleeve available. Deadline is September 11. I will pass out shirts Thursday, September 26. Please send order form and payment to: Lanphier High School c/o Spirit Club 1300 N 11th St Springfield, IL 62702



It’s not too late to learn to sign. Sign Language Club meets Tuesday, September 17th at 3:30 to 4:15. We will meet in room 143. All Lanphier students are welcome to attend. Contact Mrs. Galusha or Mrs. Cooper for additional information. 



It is that time of year!!  The softball team’s Chicken Dinner fundraiser is coming up.  The team will be selling Nelson’s Chicken Dinner tickets.  Tickets are $10 for half a chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy corn and a roll.  What could be better….good food and you don’t have to cook.  The dinner will be September 30 from 3:30-6 in the Gardner Wrestling Gym.


Now for a moment of silence

Please stand 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.