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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Thursday, April 12, 2012

April 12, 2012

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, April 12 where successful Senators are productive; they participate in class, complete the work, and turn in the work. Thank you for Being A Senator!

JUNIORS AND UNDECIDED SENIORS: College and military recruiter visits:
April 16- John Robert Powers-Lunch
April 17- Midwest Technical Institute-Lunch
April 26-Benedictine-Lunch

Memorial Medical Center has a Teen Volunteer Program June 18-August 10. The program is limited to 20 students, juniors and seniors. Application, 2 letters of recommendation, a health questionnaire and brief essay are due before April 27. Interviews will be May 29- June 5. Mandatory Orientation is June 14 if you are selected. Applications are available from Mrs. Povse or Mr. Crum.

SENIORS: On the opening page of the SHS website you will find a SENIOR CALENDAR OF IMPORTANT DATES. Check this convenient listing for dates and times of upcoming senior events.

Tryouts for the 2012-2013 SHS Poms will be held at Springfield High School the week of April 23rd - 27th. Clinics will begin around 4:00 p.m. and will dismiss at 6:00 p.m. Clinics are closed to spectators. Tryouts will be judged on Friday, April 27th. More specific details will be discussed on April 23rd with the team candidates. Application packets are now available on the Springfield High School website or in the SHS main office. Contact Coach Kramer at shsScarletLine@gmail.com or check out the team blog at www.shsScarletLine.webs.com. 5 teacher recommendations required

Mark your calendars for Monday, April 16th and don’t forget to pick up a flyer from the office, from 4 - 10 PM on April 16th at Texas Roadhouse 10% of your food purchase will be donated back to SHS After-Prom committee. You must have a flyer for Texas Roadhouse to donate back to After-prom.

Be A Senator will be selling slices of hot, delicious Papa John's pizza during both lunch shifts today for $2 per slice in the commons. Pizza, Pizza, Pizza, Today, Today, Today!!

Attention Seniors - Signed Permission Forms & $30 are due TODAY, Thursday April 12, for the Senior Trip to see the 7 & Senators singing the 7th inning stretch at the Cub/Cardinal game in St. Louis on May 15. The first 160 senior students who complete the following requirements will be allowed to attend the game. Requirements are: *Return completed permission form TODAY, *Pay $30 for bus and ticket to the game, *Must have no more than 4 unexcused absences for the 2nd semester, no more than 4 referrals for the 2nd semester and no suspensions for the school year. Seniors can pick up applications and pay for their tickets during both lunch shifts on Today in the Commons.

Attention Class of 2012: Would you like to buy some class t-shirts, sweats or hoodies for the low price of $5? Extra merchandise can be found in room 363. Items include 2 grey sweats, 3 black hoodies, and 2 t-shirts. Contact Mrs. Mary Davis is room 363 or Emma Trapp if interested. Remember each item is only $5. Get yours while supplies last.

Spanish Club Members! We will be having a movie night after school Today in Room 260. The movie is El norte. Refreshments will be served. See a Spanish teacher for a permission form.

Attention Juniors and Seniors! The Class of 2012 would like you to pick up your prom invitations on A or B lunch all through this week.

All NHS members are to have their finished service hours and projects turned in to Ms. Hubbard or Ms. Elmore by Friday April 13, UNLESS you have received PRIOR permission to turn in it later.

Be A Senator is selling SHS I Am A Senator shirts. Order forms can be found on the SHS website. Orders and payment must be received by April 30th in room 169 or in Ms. Greco's mailbox in the main office.