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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Thursday, December 15, 2016

December 15, 2016

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, December 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!

Come get your SHS Spirit ware this Saturday between 9 and noon in the Annex. Spirit ware makes great holiday presents for the family.

Clubs and Organizations’ pictures will be taken on January 12.

Want to surprise someone with a candy cane-gram? The 9th grade AVID students will be selling candy grams for $1.00 during both lunch shifts Wednesday and Thursday this week. These will be delivered to students during 1st hour on Friday. All proceeds will benefit the local Ronald McDonald House.

Seniors- Please make sure you complete your 4-year college applications by Dec. 31 and have your transcripts sent, this is all up to you!! Also- please make sure you complete your FAFSA as soon as possible!! Please see Mr. Kyes for questions or help!

Attention Juniors — Any Junior interested in the CEO program for 2017-18 Senior year, please sign up for a presentation to be given in January in guidance 104. The sign-up will be out until 12/21 /16 —

The Solon's Photo/Video Club is having a short informational meeting this today right after school in Room 316.

Achtung Achtung German Club! Our last movie night this semester is today, December 15 in room 250. We will be watching the German movie „What to do in case of fire?“. Please get your parents’ permission prior to watching the movie. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Hope to see you there.

Any student who will be taking the ACT soon, there is a free Online Prep Live test prep event today at 8pm. If you are interested in getting the link for this event, please email Ms. Greco at tgreco@sps186.org and she will send the link.

AtenciĂłn Spanish Club! Please be sure to pick up your cookie dough orders in the commons today, December 15.

2nd Quarter Be a Senator Acknowledgement will be Friday, December 16th at lunch. All Students in all grades who have had NO Tardies, NO Referrals, and NO Unexcused absences from October 24-December 9th may come to the Commons during lunch on FRIDAY, December 16th and get a delicious Mel-o-Cream donut!!! Check the lists posted outside Guidance, in the Cafeteria and in the Commons to see if you qualified, and come to the Commons Friday to get your donut for Being a Senator!

The winner for the Ronald Mcdonald Food drive will be announced today and you can stop by Mrs. Kaisner’s room to receive your prize.

Are you 16 years old and interested in being trained to become a lifeguard? A lifeguard class is going to be offered at the downtown YMCA third quarter during zero hour. IF you are interested, stop by the guidance office to sign up.

The Joe Bee Memorial wrestling tournament will be this Saturday. Please come out and support your team! For all students who are interested in helping at the tournament Coach Berger is having a short meeting in the library immediately following school today.

The High Pride game of the week is this Thursday, as the Lady Senators look to improve their perfect conference record against Lanphier at Home. Again, the high pride game of the week is today, Thursday, December 15th at SHS, the theme is blackout. HIGH PRIDE Tshirts are in. If you purchased one, see Mr Kramer after school in room 326 to get yours. We did buy a few extra, so if you'd like to purchase one now, stop in as well.

The last day for Open Winter conditioning for boy’s track and field is tonight from 3:35-5:00. Please see coach Cotner with any questions.

The SHS hockey squad looks to face the school down the street (SHG) this Friday at the nelson center. Let’s pack the house in your most festive Christmas-wear. Come ready to be rowdy!

The time has come to announce the 2017 SHS Musical. This year’s announcement will be made online on December 16th at Noon. Anyone who wants to know what AMAZING production SHS will be staging this year should go to SHSmusical.wordpress.com and watch the video that will be posted there at Noon on Friday. Information about getting audition music BEFORE leaving for winter break, AND audition sign-up information will also be included in Friday’s announcement.