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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, December 15, 2010

December 15, 2010

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, December 15, 2010

EXAMS today are Period 2, 6, & 7
Today’s day ends at 2:20 PM

SENIORS: Check the school website or come to Guidance to get information on the following scholarships: Plato and Flora McCourtney, MENSA, Mr. John's School of Cosmetology, NFIB Young Entrepreneur, Burger King Scholars, and KFC Scholars, Odd Fellow-Rebekah, Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year Award, Florence A. Cook Grant for female teachers, Lincoln Land Community College, Beta Sigma PSI Lutheran Fraternity for men attending Univ. of Illinois

Want to check your grades? The guidance office computers are available during lunch shifts A and B. Stop in and check it out!

REMINDER TO SENIOR GUYS: When you turn 18 you have 30 days to register with the Selective Service. It is easy and it is the law that you must register. Go to www.sss.gov - it takes just 2 minutes to register. You will not be eligible for federal loans or grants for college if you fail to register See Mrs. Povse in Guidance if you have questions.

Springfield Public Schools is inviting interested high school juniors to apply to become a Student School Board Member. The selected student will serve as the Student School Board Member for the 2010-2011 school year. More information is available in the main office.

TODAY is the LAST day to order your yearbook at the $50 price. Put it on layaway by then and lock-in the $50 price. Any book ordered after that will be $60. Come to Mrs. Barkmeier’s room, after school to order your book.

Only 3 days left to get your City Tournament t-shirts!! On sale today during both lunch shifts in the commons, come see the design & order your shirts!

Attention all students: The Luncheon Optimist Club of Springfield is announcing its local level of the Optimist International Oratory Contest, Sat., March 5. The topic is : If I were the leader of the free world, the first issue I would address would be......." Entry forms are due Feb. 5. See Mrs. Povse in Guidance for applications and additional information.

Start off winter break with some fun! Join us at Strike N Spare West Sunday, December 19, between 9pm-11pm. Only $15, includes shoe rental and unlimited bowling for two hours. Can't beat that! Bring your friends and/or relatives for a night full of fun. Just look for the SHS GAPP (German American Partnership Program) table to sign in.

January grads - please pick your purple forms in the Guidance office.

Detentions will be held Today at 2:30, and Thursday & Friday before school and at 11:30. If you receive a detention, please make sure you serve it!!!!

Attention Seniors: The deadline for class sweatpants orders has been extended to this Thursday morning. Extra forms are available in Mrs, Pence’s room, room 210. Completed forms and money should be placed in Mrs. Pence’s mailbox in the main office. If you missed the 1st order, or would like another color, this is your LAST chance to buy one!