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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, December 17, 2013

December 17, 2013

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, December 17, 2013 where successful Senators are focused, alert, on task, and engaged in the classroom. Thank you for Being A Senator!

Exams periods 2, 6, & 7 today. The dismissal bell will ring at 2:20 PM. Afternoon bus changes are #3 will be 103 and #92 will be 94.

SENIORS: Check out the scholarship database for numerous scholarships that are due in January. Get a head start on these applications during break.

SENIORS: If you are planning to apply to Lincoln Land Community College you can do so in an Admissions Workshop on January 28th, 3rd hour in the SHS library. Our LLCC admissions representative will be here on that day to walk you through the admissions process. Sign the list on Mrs. Povse's or Ms. Guerrero's door before Jan. 22. If you know your major you can mark that and the rep will bring corresponding materials.

The Illinois Dept. of Transportation and its Engineering Explorers Post is hosting a College Night, Jan. 8 from 5:30-7:30 at the IDOT building at 2300 S. Dirksen Parkway. Check out the schools who will be represented on the flyer outside Mrs. Povse's office.

The Lincoln Land Community College Foundation scholarship is now available on the database or from Mrs. Povse. Deadline is March 3. This is also the application for the LLCC Honors Program.

Students please check your second semester schedules on line before break, see your Assistant Principal if you have any questions or concerns before break.
Second semester schedules will be distributed upon our return from winter break.
Juniors-outside the cafeteria
Sophomores and Freshmen in the Commons

SHS Capitoline is for $60.00 per copy for 3 more days. After winter break, Capitoline is still available to purchase at $70 per copy. Please contact Mrs. Eslahi (leslahi@sps186.org) with any questions.

Senior class of 2014, yearbook needs your baby pictures in for the 2013-2014 yearbook. The baby pictures are $10. When you have the money you can turn it into Ms. Eslahi in room 254 by January 6th.

Attention Seniors: The last day to have your senior picture taken for the 2014 yearbook by THIS Friday. Call 217-787-6688 or 217-787-4947 for an appt today! The sitting fee is $15.00.

The Young American’s Music Outreach Tour is coming to Springfield January 19-21, 2014. Students in grades 4-12 will work together with the Young Americans in putting together a show that will be held on January 21 at Springfield High School. Registration forms are available from Mr. Kaplan. There are a limited number of spots available.

Boys City Tournament t-shirts are on sale during both lunch shifts, in the Commons. The shirts will be sold in packets of 3 only. The cost is $30. TOMORROW is your last day to buy. There will be no extra shirts ordered so get yours before you leave for Christmas break. Come see us in the Commons to get your shirts!!!

Attention Class of 2017 the deadline for class wear order forms has been extended to January 6, 2014.

Attention German Club! Our new German Club shirts are in and can be picked up for $5 in room 250 after school. Please make sure you pick yours up before Winter break.

The Do Something Club is having a toy drive where you can drop off gently used or new toys into boxes located in the guidance office and main office. The toy drive ends Thursday, if you have any questions please see Alina Parikh or Mr. Williams. Help make a difference in a child's Christmas this year!

Are you tired of all the stress from finals and friends? Have we a deal for you! Thursday night is PACK THE HOUSE night for Wrestling. Starting at 6 PM the number #7 Wrestling Senators take on the Lincoln Railers under the lights. Afterwards we will have the match of the century with Rob “The Great American” Telger taking on Eric “The Germanator” Koeppel. Winner takes on Clayton “The Colonel” Sanders You don’t want to miss this event SO BE THERE! BE THERE! BE THERE!