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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, April 21, 2010

April 21, 2010

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Seniors: Over the Moon Productions is offering a $500 scholarship to seniors who intend to major or minor in an aspect of theater arts. See Mr. Lawson or Mrs. Povse for the application. Deadline is April 30.

Nothing to do Friday? Come to a concert! For a full list of band names or to buy tickets come to the commons at a lunch this week all proceeds benefit equality now.

Attention Senators! You may order your 2010 Be A Senator shirt designed by sophomore Riley Bastin. Stop by the BAS store located outside of room 106 to order yours. Shirts are $10 and must be paid for at the time the order is taken.

Juniors! Do you want discounts for Senior Pictures? Terry Farmer is offering great discounts for pics, so sign up today in the commons.

Attention juniors – if you are interested in Illinois Department of Transportation office jobs and the work program for next school year, please see Mrs. Devlin before school in room 112 asap. IDOT job deadline is soon.

Seniors: Lincoln Land Community College is offering an online College Success Skills course this summer. Some of the skills taught will be successful test-taking strategies, effective textbook reading, note taking skills, time management, critical thinking strategies and many more.
See Mrs. Povse in the Guidance office for additional information.

Hey there! What’s up? Wanna play some chess? Come down to Dr. Lescault’s room 232 tomorrow at 7:40 AM. See you then & there!

Permission forms for anyone bringing a guest to Prom who is not a Springfield High student, are now available in the Main office. Guests must be at least in ninth grade, and not older than 19.

Reminder for students on the Supt Roundtable: There is a time change for the next meeting
Superintendent's Roundtable
Board Room
Monday, April 26
10:00 a.m.

Hey Hey JSA! We are having a meeting today. Come for food and fun and bring your friends!

Summer School applications have arrived, and they can be picked up in the Guidance Office or Main Office.

The Class of 2012 will be selling delicious breadsticks from Pizza Hut – tomorrow in the commons during both lunch shifts. The price is 3 breadsticks for $2.00. Yes, there will be sauce and plenty of it!

Attention Spanish Club! Join us for free bowling after school this Friday at Strike’n’Spare West. Get a permission slip from your Spanish teacher today.

Congratulations to the winners of the Book Fair drawing. Each winner will receive a $10 credit to spend at the fair. Winners are: Olivia Rosen, Ruth Chen, Moran Ceja, Maddie Guy, Kelly Samara, Susan Turner and Alexa Paige Clark. Winning teachers are: Ms. Barkmeier, Mrs. Leblang and Mrs. Koen.

The Prairie State Exam will be given to all Juniors on Wednesday, April 27, in the afternoon and during the morning of April 28 & 29. Juniors are to bring two pencils and a calculator to their testing rooms.

Seniors: The following scholarships are available from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Georgia Pillow Rountree Scholarship awarded to a student who will attend a historically black college or university;
Alma Taylor Jones Scholarship is awarded to a student who is majoring in education and plans to teach as a career;
General Scholarship-awarded to student(s) based on the discretion of the scholarship committee and based on availability of overall scholarship funds. Essay and 2 letters of recommendation. Deadline is May 10.

Freshmen & Sophomore Baseball players dismissal time has changed to 2:30 PM today.