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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Monday, May 5, 2014

May 5, 2014

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Monday, May 5, 2014 where successful Senators are focused, alert, on task, and engaged in the classroom. Thank you for Being A Senator

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.

The senior class meeting with cap and gown distribution will be May 13 during 3rd hour. Students are to report to their 3rd hour, teacher are to take attendance, and students are to wait to be dismissed to the auditorium. All fines and fees will need to be paid prior to students receiving their caps and gowns.

Students going on the WIU trip with Mrs. Povse: A list of qualified students is posted on her door. Students will receive their information note on next Tuesday.

Attention Springfield teachers and students! JSA will be hosting a book drive the week of May 5 - 9. If you have any new or gently used books you'd like to donate, bring them on down to the SHS Library. All donated books will be given to the Matthew Project, a nonprofit that helps assist homeless children living in Springfield. Our goal is to get 500 books and your donation will greatly help those in need. Again, bring them down to the library from May 5 - 9. Remember, a book means assistance to a homeless child in need.

DON’T FORGET SHOWCHOIR AUDITIONS ARE TUESDAY, MAY 13TH (Vocal auditions in choir room); WEDNESDAY, MAY 14TH (Dance auditions on stage) and possible CALL-BACKS Thursday, MAY 14TH. Come to the concert for more information or to sign up!

Mrs. Dahmane reminds all seniors to return library books and pay for lost library materials before Cap & Gown pickup day. Check with Mrs. Dahmane if you aren't sure if you have library books out or owe for lost materials. Mrs. Dahmane thanks you.

Josten's will be here Tuesday, May 6th, in the commons during both lunch shifts to drop of rings for those students who have paid in full and to accept payments on any other orders.

Springfield High is pleased to announce 3 SHS students who are Sangamon County finalists and scholarship recipients of the Susan Cook House scholarships which are distributed by Chase Bank: Congratulations, Harrison Williams, who was selected as the 2014 Susan Cook House Student of the Year and awarded 1st place in the county and a $10,000 scholarship. Congratulations also to Ellie Hamill who received the 2nd Place award and a $5,000 scholarship and David Sias who was a finalist and received a $1,000 scholarship.

Juniors and Seniors! Prom tickets can be purchased today in the commons on both lunch shifts! Singles tickets are $25 and couples tickets are $35! Tickets will be sold at this price until May 16th, the Friday before prom. At the door, students may only buy singles tickets at a price of $30

Boys & Girls Track pictures will be taken immediately after school on the front lawn of the school. Please be in your uniform as soon as possible for pictures on the front lawn.