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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, August 31, 2010

August 31, 2010

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Juniors!! You may now sign up for the Junior Parking Lottery in the main office or at lunch in the commons. At this time any senior that has yet to purchase a pass may also enter the Junior Parking Lottery.

$500 scholarship open to all high school students: Submit a prom dress sketch and possibly see your design in the 2011 Prom Magazine. See Mrs. Povse or Mr. Crum for details. Deadline is Sept. 11.

SENIORS: Check out the scholarships on the SHS website. Click on Guidance and then click on Scholarships. The most current are listed near the top. Check the deadlines as some are from last year and have not yet been updated.

JUNIORS AND SENIORS: The following colleges will have representatives here to speak with you about their schools. Get a pass from Guidance to attend these sessions:
Tues., Sept. 7 10:15 Millikin, Decatur, LUNCH MARINES
Tues., Sept. 14 9:15 North Central, Naperville, 10:30 University of Chicago
Thurs., Sept. 16 1:45 William Woods, Fulton, MO
Mon., Sept. 27 LUNCH Lincoln Land Community College
Sept. 29 LUNCH Drake University and University of Rochester, NY
Thurs., Oct. 7 LUNCH A Quincy University

African American Seniors: See Mr. Crum or Mrs. Povse for a list of scholarships that are specific to African American students.

Attention ALL 9th graders & new students!! You MUST have a physical & immunization record on file ASAP, if you are not sure if you do or you need to turn it in please see Nurse Kim in room 169 any morning after 8:30. Also any students that take any medications INCLUDING INHALERS must have a form filled out by a doctor & signed by your parent...again if you have any questions see Nurse Kim.

Hey, Hey, JSA! Our first meeting is tomorrow in the library for musical chairs debate. Everyone interested in speech, politics, activism, or fun should come see what JSA is about!

10th graders, you will not be scheduled for Behind the Wheel if you have not turned your permit request into Ms. Dvorak.

Spanish Club will be holding elections for officers after school tomorrow in room 260. In order to vote, you must have been a Spanish Club last year.

Attention Freshmen! If you are interested in running for Student Council or a class office, you MUST pick up a packet today. Meet outside of the auditorium at 8:15 AM, or during A or B lunch.

Do you like making movies? The Student Film Club is open to all District 186 high school students and is holding auditions next Tuesday, September 7 at 7pm in the Springfield High School auditorium. The Film Club is looking for writers, editors, directors, musicians and all-around creative students who want to make their own short films. For more information, check out the Film Club's website at studentfilmshow.com or pick up a flyer in the main office.

Tutoring is available after school in the Cafeteria from 3:30-4:30, and morning tutoring started this morning at 7:30 in room 160.

All students interested in playing on this year's Scholastic Bowl team should attend an informational meeting on Friday immediately after school in room 230. If you cannot attend the meeting then you should see Mr. Adkins sometime next week to get the information.

Attention German Club! We will be having our first meeting on Wednesday, September 1st right after school. We will be meeting in the commons. If you would like to be in German Club, please make sure you come,

Congratulations to the Freshmen Football team on their victory against Southeast last night 39 – 0.