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Morning Announcements for Wednesday, August 26, 2009

August 26, 2009

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Just a reminder: If you received FREE bus tickets last year, you still need to fill out a new form for 2009/2010 year. You can pick one up in Room 106 - which is the NEW LOCATION for ATTENDANCE/DISCIPLINE office. Please see Mrs. Kidd.

If you take any medication either prescription or over the counter while at school or have any history of asthma, seizures or diabetes please see Nurse Kim in room 169 so she can make sure all the proper paperwork is filled out appropriately. Nurse Kim is in the building every morning from 8:30-11:30.
Also ALL 9th grade students and any student in 10th, 11th or 12th that is new to the district must have a current physical w/immunization record on file w/Nurse Kim. If you have any questions please stop by room 169 between 8:30-11:30 and see her.

Back to School Burritos 100% off!! Today from 3 – 6 PM at Chipotle on Wabash Avenue, just show your Springfield High ID and they’ll hook you up with a free burrito!!

Are you looking for something fun and different to do on a Wednesday night? How about a mini-golf tournament? The SHS Scholastic Bowl team is sponsoring a mini-golf tournament on Wednesday, September 23rd from 6 to 10 pm. Entry into the tournament is only 12 dollars and buys you 3 rounds of mini-golf. You can register for this exciting event anytime between now and September 16th in Mr. Adkins room, 230. You can sign up as a foursome, or as an individual, but 12 dollars per person is due at the time you register. See Mr. Adkins for more details.

Attention Class of 2012! We will be having a t-shirt design contest for our class shirts this year. T-shirts are due Tuesday, September 1st. The class officers/council will vote on a design, and which ever one is picked the designer will get a free t-shirt! Give designs to a class officer, a council member, or put it in Mary Davis’ mailbox in the main office.

Reminder Students are NOT allowed in the hallways until 8:15 AM.

Yearbook Picture and ID's for 9-11 grade will be Friday, August 28 in the auditorium. Time schedules will be posted in classrooms this week. Extra picture package flyers are in the main office and guidance office. If you want to order pictures you must bring the exact amount of money enclosed in the flyer envelope and bring it to the auditorium when you get your picture taken on Friday.

Freshman: Are you interested in a career in medicine? SIU School of Medicine and District 186 are partnering to help you learn what practicing medicine is all about. The P4 – Physician Pipeline Preparatory Program- is a four-year program that will give you the kind of experience that no other high school students will receive. Come to one of the informational meetings to find out more about this amazing opportunity! Informational meetings will be held September 1st at SIU School of Medicine and September 3rd at Springfield Public Schools Board Room at 6:00 pm. For more information stop by the guidance office to pick up a flyer! Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity!

Are you hungry for Taco Bell? No need to run for the border, just power walk to the commons! The Class of 2010 will be selling delicious taco bell tacos for $1.00. Remember Tacos, Tacos, Tacos, Thursday, Thursday, Thursday!!

High Pride will be sponsoring a tailgate before this Friday’s football game against Collinsville at 5. High pride will buy 300 hotdogs and students wearing a red Springfield High shirt will receive a free hot dog. Hope to see you there!

Boys soccer team won 7 – 0 over Lanphier last night. Scoring was Mike Severino with 2 goals, Ben Harbison, Erick Butt, John Witter, Jake Stults, and Matt McCuen each had one goal. Zabian Morris had 2 assists. Alex Pedraza, Pat McHatton, Erick Butt, and Dalton Fry each had one assist.