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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, January 5, 2016

January 5, 2016

Good morning Springfield High! Welcome Back, today is Tuesday, January 5, 2015 where successful Senators follow the classroom and school wide expectations and allow for learning all throughout the building. Thank you for Being A Senator!

SENIOR STUDENTS: Final exam exemption forms will be released TODAY, Jan. 5th, IN THE GUIDANCE OFFICE & are due back to the Guidance Office by NO LATER than Fri, Jan. 8, 3:30pm. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

Requirements for Exam Exemption: 1. Attendance: No Unexcused absences (for that period) No more than 4 Excused absences (for that period) 2. Behavior: No Suspensions 3. Grades: Must have a B or Better for both quarters. If there is a split, and you choose to exempt, the lower grade becomes the semester grade.

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE “ Wednesday, January 13, 2nd Hr., 6th Hr. and 7th Hr. Thursday, January 14, 3rd Hr. & 5th Hr. and Friday, January 15, 1st Hr. & 4th Hr. Good luck everyone! See the website for additional information.

Any student interested in signing up for a lifeguard class zero hour should sign up in the guidance office for more detailed information.

If you are a sophomore and have not taken behind the wheel see Ms. Dvorak IMMEDIATELY!

Any 9th or 10th grade students interested in taking the PSAT 10 test in February must sign up in the Guidance Office no later than Friday, January 15th. The cost is $18. If you have any questions, see Mr. Barnes.

Be A Senator will be selling hot, delicious Papa Johns pizza for $2 per slice during both lunch shifts in the commons on Thursday. Pizza, pizza, pizza, Thursday, Thursday, Thursday.

Are you interested in learning about career possibilities in the plant, animal, and veterinary sciences ? AgDIscovery is a hosting a four week summer program at the University of Illinois at Urbana. More information is available in the guidance office.

Attention Baseball Players- Open workouts resume tonight. Bring your bat and glove.

Hey Hey FCA! Kickin off a New Year and Meeting tonight at 7:00 in the Annex. Bring a Friend

Congratulations to the SHS Scholastic Bowl team. They traveled to Winetka, IL on December 18 for the New Trier Tournament. Sam Wheelhouse led the team scoring 335 points, Kyle Britton scored 310 points, Geoffrey Datz scored 235 points, Julia Gorden scored 180 points, Sam Irwin 145 points, and Ben Norris scored 105 points. The SHS team won 1st place in the Consolation Bracket, losing only twice all day.

The Scarlet Line Dance Team competed at the IDTA Regional Competition at Belleville East High School, Saturday, January 2, 2016. The Scarlet Line placed 2nd in the Hip Hop AA division and qualified their dance for State Competition. They also placed 2nd in Pom Dance AA division. Senior Maria Wells placed 1st in the Soloist Division. Team members participating: Loretta Ingebrigtsen, Maria Wells, Kari Wilhelm, T'hara Galbreth, Samantha Schrage, Tiesha Blocker, Ariana Naudain, Molly Stern, Elizabeth Gilmore, Hannah Freehill, Grace Bibb, Shelby Sanderson and Natalie Enlow. The Scarlet Line will compete at Edwardsville High School on Saturday, January 9th. Congratulations Scarlet Line!