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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, March 15, 2016 where successful Senators follow the classroom and school wide expectations and allow for learning all throughout the building. Thank you for Being A Senator!

Any student who wishes to sign up for an AP exam needs to bring $92 per test to the guidance office room 104 and sign up no later than next Friday, March 18th. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Barnes.

Students interested in being in the work program next year must complete an application. You can get an application (orange form) in the guidance office or from Mrs. Devlin or Mr. Koger.

FREE T-SHIRTS FOR BLOOD DONORS!! Staff & Students 16 or older can donate blood to the Central Illinois Community Blood Center on Tue., Mar 22, from 8:30am-2:00pm, in the Blood Mobile instead of the Auditorium. The Blood Mobile will be parked outside the Commons, so check-in will be in the Commons. Students aged 16 must have a signed parental consent form. You must sign up during lunch-in the Commons, before school or after school-in the Guidance Office by 3:30 pm on Monday, Mar 21. Teachers & Staff do not need to sign up, you can report to the Commons at your convenience. Blood donations SAVE LIVES! Any questions-please see Mr. Williams.

Any student interested in majoring in Accounting in college, there is a high school preview night for the accounting profession on May 5. Please see Mr. Kyes for the application.

Tryouts for the 2016-2017 SHS Cheerleading squads are approaching. Tryout packets can be picked up in the main office or from Coach Lauer in room 156. The tryout process will begin with a mandatory tryout meeting Monday, March 21st at 5:30pm in the SHS Commons. This is a MANDATORY informational meeting for parents and candidates that will provide all the details of the 2016-2017 season. All candidates are required to attend. Any questions please contact Coach Lauer.
Seniors, We are going on a field trip to Chicago on April 6 to see the play Othello and have a few seats left. See your literature teacher for more info.

Students, The Capitoline Yearbook is still on sale at $70 a copy. You may pay 1/2 now and the other when the books come in. See Mrs. Eslahi in room 254 to purchase yours.

Achtung, Achtung German Club! It's time for our next movie night! This Thursday, March 17 after school we will be showing the German movie "Anatomy" in room 250. The parent permission form with more information can be found on the calendar on the German Club website. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Hope to see you there!

The Air Force will be visiting SHS on Wed. 3/16 during both lunch shifts.

The American College Foundation has a $5,000 scholarship available ALL high school students- freshman through seniors. Please see Mr. Kyes for the application website!

Hey Seniors! It’s almost time to make your decision about your future!! Please stop by Mr. Kyes' room to let him know about your plans.

Any junior interested in majoring in Business- U of I has a summer program for you! Please see Mr. Kyes for more information. The application is due by April 1.

Varsity Boys Basketball needs to turn in uniforms and sweats to the Main office by Friday, March 18. NO EXCEPTIONS!

Jostens will be in the Commons Thursday, March 17 to deliver Seniors Graduation orders. Seniors please have your final balance due to receive your order.

Sophomores who missed ordering their Class Rings may order from Jostens Thursday.

The 3rd Quarter Acknowledgement for Be a Senator will be this Friday during your lunch shift. The lists are posted by the main office, guidance office, commons, and the annex. The requirements are NO tardies and NO referrals.

Girls soccer lost 1-0 to Edwardsville last night in the opening round of the Metro Cup.