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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, January 8, 2013

January 8, 2013

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, January 8, 2013 where successful Senators are respectful of self, others, and property! Thank you for Being A Senator!

SENIORS: The following scholarships are now available:
Illinois Society of Professional Engineers, deadline is Jan 21.
Lincoln Land Community College, deadline April 10.
National Defense Transportation Association, deadline March 1.
Multiple scholarships from the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln including scholarships specifically for African Americans, Hispanic, health-related, special education majors, engineering, architecture and more.
CBAI Foundation for Community Banking (Essay Contest)
The Fred Bailey Scholarship for students attending UIUC
Farm Credit Services for students planning an agriculture-related career.
Check the scholarship database for qualifications for these scholarships.

A representative from Benedictine, Springfield will be in the commons during lunch Today.

A representative from the Army will be in the Commons on Jan. 10 during both lunch shifts.

Juniors and Seniors: Permission slips for the next college bus trip, Eastern Illinois University, January 31st, are now available in the Guidance Office or on Mrs. Povse's door. Permission slips are due Jan. 17th.

"What's it REALLY like to go away to college?" - Find out on Thursday, January 10th at 6:30 PM in the SHS Commons! SHS Juniors and Seniors - talk to college freshmen and sophomores about their experiences on dating - sports - food - roommates and other issues! Juniors and Senior participants can enter to win a $50 gas card! Thursday, January 10th 6:30 SHS Commons.

The Junior class will be selling Papa John's Breadsticks this Thursday! Three breadsticks and sauce will be sold for only $2.00. Don't miss out!

Attention Seniors: There will be a meeting on Wednesday, January 9th, for anyone interested in helping with prom. This is an easy way to earn NHS hours, so seniors come to room 352 after school on Wednesday.

NHS members and any student looking for service hours: Your help is needed this Wednesday, January 9, at 6 pm here at Springfield High. The boosters need a large group of volunteers to help stuff envelopes.

Attention German Club! Please pick up your German Club T-Shirt after school any day of the week. Don’t forget to bring $4, thank you!

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in playing softball this Wednesday after school in room 316. If you have any questions, please see Coach Seiple.

There is a mandatory SITE Club meeting Thursday after school in Ms. Fox's room to discuss the kick-off to this year's robotics season.

There will be a meeting Wednesday, January 9th in room 521 at 3:30 for all girls interested in going out for Girls Track and Field this Spring. Any questions, talk to Mr Warren or Ms Edwards.

Attention Spanish Club members: Come to FREE bowling after school this Friday at Strike N' Spare West. Free bowling, free shoes, free food!! Get a permission slip from a Spanish teacher today and return it by 3:30 Thursday!

Class of 2016 Apparel orders should be in sometime in the next two weeks, listen to announcements for when you can pick up your orders from Mr. Kramer. Any questions talk to him.

Attention: All Graduates who have had their Senior portrait taken at Grussenmeyer/Class Acts! Check the poster board outside the Main Office. If you had your photo taken BUT it is NOT on the poster board, please call the number on it by January 21!