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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, October 18, 2016

October 18, 2016

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, October 18, 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!

The yearbook would like to have all baby pictures by Thanksgiving break. Bring them and the $10 fee to Mrs. Eslahi in room 254.

Diversity Club will meet after school in Ms. Smoot’s room, room 160 on Thursday, October 20th. Everyone is welcome so bring your friends.

Seniors - if you need a recommendation letter for a job, for a college application, for a scholarship, it is very important that you give the person writing the recommendation a resume or a list of your accomplishments. Please see Ms. Greco with questions.

The 2015-2016 Capitoline Yearbook supplement is here and will be passed out to those who bought last year’s yearbook.
Please bring your i.d. and pick yours up in the Commons during both lunch shifts next week.

Parents & Staff, The Booster Club is hosting an Olive Garden dinner bar on Thursday, October 27th in the Commons. Dine in or carry out from 5 - 7 p.m., enjoy four types of pasta, sauces and three different types of protein, in addition to salad and bread sticks. $10 per ticket, a limited number of tickets will be sold. To purchase a ticket, please see the Booster’s at the game Thursday night or text 217-652-1151.

The following colleges and organizations will be visiting SHS this week- Please see Mrs. Kontio or Ms. Hurley in the guidance office or Mr. Kyes in room 153A for a pass. WEDNESDAY-Knox College during 6th Hour, THURSDAY Cornell College during 5th Hour, FRIDAY College Field trip to SEMO- field trip forms due Wednesday to Mr. Kyes.

There will be a meeting for all boys interested in joining the boys swimming and diving team on Wednesday, November 2 at 7 PM in the cafeteria. Parents need to attend also. If you have questions, please call Head Coach, Mary Beth Stephens at 494-2613.

The first college field trip will be FRIDAY OCTOBER 21 to SEMO (Southeast Missouri State University). There is limited availability- the first 30 seniors to sign up will attend. Grades, attendance, and behavior will be considered. Please see Mr. Kyes for a permission slip by Thursday!

If you would like to be a part of the SHS Speech & Acting Team, please sign up in the guidance office today and attend our meeting on Wednesday, October 19 at 2:30pm in the commons. See Mrs. Williams if you have questions.

For those students interested in wrestling there will be a short meeting immediately after school Thursday, October 20th in the Library.

Conference Play for the Scholastic Bowl team begins November 1. Also, Team members are reminded that practices are on Monday and Thursday this week. Please return athletic forms to the office this week. Spirit Wear orders are due next Monday. Email or text Coach Teichman if you have questions!