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Morning Announcements for Tuesday, October 23, 2012

October 23, 2012

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, October 23, 2012 where successful Senators are respectful of self, others, and property! Thank you for Being A Senator!

College Recruiter visits for Oct. are:
Today Ball State(Muncie, IN) 9:30
Oct. 29 Rockford College and Hannibal La Grange at lunch
Oct. 30 NORTHWESTERN 9:30
Oct. 31 Washington Univ., St. Louis 1:45
Get a pass in Guidance or from Mrs. Povse to attend the presentations that occur during class times.

Juniors and Seniors: Mark your calendars and tell your parents that our first Financial Aid Presentation will be Nov. 28 at 6:30 in the Commons.

ALL STUDENTS: Check the Guidance / Special Programs page often to find opportunities of interest.

SENIORS: If you are planning to major in computer science or electrical engineering, have a 3. GPA and a 25 ACT, you should check out the Stokes Educational Scholarship on the scholarship database on the guidance webpage.

SENIORS: The Susan Cook House Student of the Month/Student of the Year Scholarship, a $10,000 award will be given again this year. Seniors who are academically strong and who have school, community and leadership involvement should get an application at an informational meeting today on both A and B lunches. Come to room 150 at the beginning of your lunch shift to get this important information.

The first college bus trip of the year is scheduled for Nov. 1. We will be going to Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. Get a permission slip in Guidance or from the mailbox on Mrs. Povse's office door(Room 153A) These permissions must be returned to her by the end of the day Today. The first 35 qualified students to turn in permissions will be selected to go. This is the longest of the college trips. The bus leaves at 7:00A.M. and returns at 5:30P.M.

The Scholastic Book Fair is here this week! Stop by and see what's new in books. The book fair will be open during parent-teacher conference hours. All proceeds go to support the author visit in January.

Attention former BUTLER ELEMENTARY students: If you went to Butler Elementary, please stop by the main office and give us your name by Thursday, October 25. Butler Elementary is working on a special program and would love some past students to help with their students. We'll contact you with more information after we get all the names.

Attention German Club! If you would like to play Capture the Flag against Spanish Club, please come to room 250 after school Wednesday, October 24th to sign up with a $2 deposit.

Hey Hey JSA. We will be having a meeting Wednesday. Don’t forget to pay your taxes, they are $2. Come for food, fun, and bring your friends.

Attention All Students Who Sold Butter Braids for Science….. You need to pick up your Butter Braids today after school in the commons. Remember, these need to stay frozen. Again, pick up your Butter Braid order in the commons today after school.

First round of football playoffs will be played at Crete-Monee on Sat. October 27th at 6pm. Coach Luke has Playoff T-shirts for sale for $15.00 available in the football office by the weight room all week long. Cash and Checks made payable to SHS Football are accepted.

Spanish Club members who want to play Capture the Flag vs. German Club November 1st should sign up after school this week in Room 260. A $2.00 deposit is required and will be refunded to you when you show up to play.

ATTENTION SHS: The class of 2013 will be selling Westwoods Wings this Thursday at lunch! Four wings for $3.00! YUMMY YUMMY YUMMY!