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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Friday, April 25, 2014

April 28, 2014

Good afternoon Springfield High! Today is Friday, April 25, 2014 where successful Senators are focused, alert, on task, and engaged in the classroom. Thank you for Being A Senator!

Juniors and undecided seniors: Pay attention to the college and military recruiter listing in the glass case outside of guidance. Plan to get a pass to attend schools you might be interested in.

SENIORS: As you make your decision for which college, branch of military, employment or other post secondary plan, please write your decision next to your name on the class directory hanging outside Mrs. Povse's office. Graduating juniors, please sign the list for juniors.

The University of Spa and Cosmetology Arts, 2913 W. White Oaks Dr., is holding an Open House Wednesday, June 11 from 5:00-7:00p.m. Program information, campus tours and financial aid information will be available.

SENIORS: Please make a list of all scholarship offers you have received and give it to Mrs. Povse so she can post them on the scholarship charts. She needs this information before the senior meeting May13. The charts will be posted in the Commons for all to see. Following the senior meeting all seniors will have the opportunity to make a Decision Day flag and place it on the giant U.S. map to show where you will be next fall. Decision Day is May 1.
Be sure to notify the schools that you will or will not be attending.

Senior males who will be attending Illinois State University or junior males who are interested in ISU are invited to a presentation by Taylor Kean, a 2012 graduate of Springfield High, Wednesday, May 7 at 10:20. Get a pass in guidance or from Mrs. Povse. He will have information on ISU and a possible scholarship.

CHICK FIL-A IS COMING BACK! CHICK FIL-A IS COMING BACK! The SHS Flute Choir apologizes for running out of delicious CHICK FIL-A nuggets so quickly last week! WE ARE BRINGING TRIPLE THE ORDER NEXT TUESDAY, April 29 during the lunch shifts so everyone will have a chance to enjoy CHICK FIL-A for lunch. That's right, we will once again be selling delicious Chick Fil-A Chicken Nuggets on Tuesday, April 29th in the SHS Commons. The cost for 8 Chick Fil-A nuggets is only $5.00. So remember to bring extra lunch money and enjoy Chick Fil-A nuggets right here at SHS!! EIGHT NUGGETS FOR ONLY $5.00 NEXT TUESDAY, APRIL 29th DURING LUNCH IN THE COMMONS!!! EAT MORE CHICKEN!!

Attention 9th and 12th grade female students. Thursday, May 1, SHS 9th and 12th grade female students will be participating in a live Girls Fight Back seminar in the SHS Common's with the goal of teaching these young women the basics of personal safety and self defense. Additional information is on the school website.

With spring weather upon us, it is the perfect time for a delicious treat at Cherry Berry! Come out this Friday night from 5-9 p.m. to enjoy some frozen yogurt with your friends while supporting the Spanish students traveling to Puerto Rico in June. Hope to see you there!

All Scholastic Bowl team members need to see Mr. Adkins before Friday May 2nd regarding the end of the year banquet. The banquet will take place on Tuesday, May 6th from 5:30-7:00.

Are you in need of a scholarship for college? Well, you are in luck because the girls golf team is having an informational meeting May 1st in room 316. Every year hundreds of golf scholarships are thrown away… unused. So if your looking to pick up a sport that you can play for the rest of your life, come to the meeting May 1st in room 316. If you are unable to attend please stop by and see Coach Stapleton this week.