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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Thursday, May 10, 2012

May 10, 2012

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, May 10 where successful Senators are appropriate: they use appropriate language, tone and volume and follow the school dress code. Thank you for Being A Senator!

SENIORS: TODAY seniors will have an assembly 2nd or 5th hour regarding all things SENIOR: recognition, graduation, future plans, caps and gowns, FINES and more. If you have received any scholarships please be prepared to have the name of the scholarship and the amount received. Mrs. Povse will have an exit survey for you to fill out. During lunch today all seniors will be able to indicate their decision for college, tech school, work, military or whatever on the map that will be in the commons. Be prepared to make your flag and post it where you will be in the fall of 2012.

The following scholarships are now available from Mrs. Povse: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority- 3.0 unweighted GPA, 3 letters of recommendation, essay, due June 30; Phi Beta Sigma, 2.5 minimum GPA, 3 letters of recommendation, essay, due July 1.

Attention Guys attending this year’s prom at the Crowne Plaza! Your dates have their dresses, it’s time to get your tux! Fashion doesn’t come cheap, but we can help you out! Get a special coupon code from Senior Class Treasurer Jacob Schlosser or Zach Thomson for $40 off your tuxedo rental at Men’s Wearhouse. If we get more referrals than any other Men’s Wearhouse Prom Rep, SHS could win $25,000! So get the code, save on your tux, and help your school win 25,000 big ones. See your Springfield High Prom Reps today!

Attention Prom-goers! Grussenmeyer/Class Act will be taking professional photos at Prom! Packages range from $20 to $40. If you get your picture taken with them. The photo will be put in the yearbook for free! Don’t miss this opportunity to photograph your prom memories!

Attention Seniors: Voting for this year’s King and Queen for Prom will be this Friday, May 11th during both lunch shifts in the Commons. Only Seniors are eligible to vote. Don’t forget vote this Friday for King and Queen.

Prom tickets will be sold today and everyday next week during both lunch shifts in the commons. The cost of a ticket is $35 for a couple, $25 for a single, and $30 at the door. Buy early so you can beat

All library books are due back TODAY. Seniors please make sure all books are returned and lost items paid for before Cap and Gown Day.

Want to hear some good music, see a great show, And support a good cause? Come to the annual JSA benefit concert this Friday from six thirty to ten at Douglas Park!

Attention German and Spanish Clubs! There will be a school informational meeting for all students who have signed up for paintball today in room 250. Please bring your waiver

Anyone interested in Cross Country next Fall there will be a 5 minute meeting on Monday, May 14 after school in the commons. If you are out for a Spring sport and cannot attend please see Coach Devlin before the end of the school year.

French Club will be having the Olympics Wednesday, May 16th after school. Stop by room 268 for more info.

The Class of 2014 will be selling delicious Papa John's Breadsticks today! Three breadsticks and sauce will be sold for a low price of $2.00. A limited amount of breadsticks and sauce will be available on both lunch shifts, so get there as soon as possible!

Only 2 days remaining to kiss your seniors goodbye! Kisses are being sold in the Commons over lunch for $1. Your personal note will be attached to a bag of chocolate kisses and delivered next week. Make sure those special seniors know how much you will miss them, and send them a kiss goodbye!

The Senator softball team erupted for 8 runs in the bottom of the first inning and went on to beat Southeast 9 - 3 last night at UIS. Claire Varney picked up her second win in as many days, allowing only five hits, striking out 3 and walking nobody. Eight different girls had hits for the Senators, with Senior Faydra Sommer’s double the only one for extra bases. Granite City comes to town on Saturday for a doubleheader at Lincoln Land starting at 10:00. See you there.