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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for September 19, 2017

September 19, 2017

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, September 19, 2017 where successful Senators follow the classroom and school wide expectations and allow for learning all throughout the building. Thank you for Being A Senator!

SHS Girls' Tennis Team will be hosting a fundraiser at Chipotle Restaurant, 2579 W. Wabash Ave., from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 20th.  This is our one fundraiser of the year to raise money for our team so we hope they will attend.  When they place their order you either need a flier (which you can get from a tennis team member) or just mention that you are their to support the Girls' Tennis Team fundraiser so that the Team gets credit for the purchase.

*Order your 2017-2018 Capitoline Yearbook now in room 254.  The cost is $60. Seniors, Contact Grussenmeyer Photography at 787-6688 to arrange to have your portrait taken for the yearbook and yourself.  If you want to have your baby picture in this year's yearbook, bring it and the $10 fee to room 254.

The first GSA (Gay Straight Alliance) meeting will be this Thursday September 21 from 3:30-4:30 in room 370.

Class of 2019: Last chance to order spiritwear. Deadline for forms will be September 27th. Forms will be passed out in the Commons or on the table in front of the Main Office. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Hopper in Room 112 or your class officers. Pick up your order form today and support the Class of 2019!

Teachers, Please remember to post grades before midnight tonight! Students will receive their progress report on Thursday 5th Hour.

"Avanti's is Coming!  Order your Avanti's Famous Original Gondola, only $7, or Avanti's Loaf of Bread, only $3, NOW from any German student, German Club student or from Herr Koeppel. Original Gondolas are Avanti's famous 16" sweeter bread with salami, ham, American cheese, and lettuce.  YUM!  Order yours now through Tuesday, September 26.  Delivery is Thursday, October 5, during both lunch shifts and until 4 pm.  Questions, contact Sabrena Campbell 691-5401."

Try outs will take place from 3:15-5 in Ms Vander Leest's classroom 
Sophomores should come Tuesday September 19
Varsity players should come Wednesday September 20
Please contact Coach Teichman if you have questions.

Hey hey hey we're close to audition day!!! Come out this Thursday and Friday 3:30-5:00 to audition for this years fall play The Pink Panther Strikes Again!! Sign up list will be in the main office!! For any questions talk to Teresa LoGrasso or Molly Thornberry!!! 

Anyone interested in taking test prep courses for the ACT or SAT should stop by to see Mrs. Lauer in the post secondary office. She has coupons for" Buy one test prep course, get one free" through Sylvan learning center! 

"The homecoming spirt days this year are Monday, September 25th, Jungle Day. Tuesday the 26th is Holiday Day. Wednesday is country vs country club. Thursday will be decade day where freshman are 50s, sophomores are 60s, juniors 70s, seniors 80s. And finally Friday the 29th is color day, freshman wear camo. Sophomores are red, juniors black and seniors wear togos!" 

Juniors and seniors:  the Powder Puff Game is on Sunday, September 24 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  Pick up a permission slip in the main office today.  You may not participate in the game unless you have a parent signed slip returned by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 21st.

"Homecoming court voting will be happening this week on both lunch shifts! Monday and Tuesday will be Seniors and Juniors voting and Wednesday and Thursday will be for freshman and Sophomores!!"

"Please come out and support the girls volleyball team during city this week at 7o'clock: Wednesday they take on Landpheir at 6o'clock: black out! And on Thursdays wear white and come be very loud as we play SHG at 7!!!"

Hey, who wants money? The Class of 2020 does, so we are having an epic garage sale on Friday, Sept. 22 from 1:00-7:00 (you don’t have school that day!). But to make the dollars, we need stuff to sell! And that’s where YOU come in. Please collect and bring your items to the Kurman’s at 1010 Williams Boulevard on Thursday the 21st between 4 and 7:00. Anyone can bring their donations. Finally get that room cleaned out and help us make some MONEY! For more details, see Mrs. Taft.

Homecoming guest forms are available in the guidance office for any student bringing  a guest from another school. Please have the forms completed with proper signatures and bring them with you to the dance along with your photo ID”s. It is very important that you and your guest provide identification. 

Atención Spanish Club! We will be watching the movie ‘Brave’ in Spanish after school on Thursday, September 21st in room 260. All members are welcome. There will also be plenty of food, so come with an appetite.  Hope to see you there!”


                                               Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance!

                                                                   Pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.

                                                                   And to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God,

         Indivisible with liberty and justice for all.


                                                  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~MOMENT OF SILENCE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


                                                       Teachers – now is time for the dress code check. Thank you.