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Springfield, IL 62704

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January 8, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Monday, January 8, 2018.

Attention juniors and seniors: The army recruiters will be making a presentation during 5th period on Tuesday, January 16th. If you are interested in learning more about the military please sign up outside the post secondary office or see Mrs. Lauer for details. 

Are you interested in the medical field? If so, the Pre-Health Club is meeting today in room 521 after school. Come to meet with Dr. Charles Lucore, head of cardiology and president and CEO of HSHS St. John's Hospital to learn about his experiences and accomplishments in medicine. Contact Ellie Thomson for more information.

FREE 5-week ACT Prep Class for 10th & 11th graders!!  The class will be facilitated by Lincoln Land Community College staff. If you are interested, please sign-up in the Guidance Office during lunch, before school or after school-in the Guidance Office by 3:30 pm on January 12th. Please sign-up ASAP because we will have a screening process for a limited number of seats!  Any questions-please see Mr. Williams.

FREE T-SHIRTS FOR BLOOD DONORS!!  Staff & Students 16 or older can donate blood to the Central Illinois Community Blood Center on Tuesday, January 16th, 8:30 am-2 pm, in the Auditorium. Students aged 16 must have a signed parental consent form. You must sign up during lunch-in the Commons, and before school or after school-in the Guidance Office by 3:30 pm on January 12th.  Please sign-up ASAP because once the form is filled, you will not be able to sign up. Teachers & Staff do not need to sign up, you can report to the Auditorium at your convenience. Blood donations SAVE LIVES!  Any questions-please see Mr. Williams.

Calling all those who just can't stand still.  All dancers, singers, and actors:  come and try out for SHS's spring Musical "Footloose".  Auditions are January 30th from 4 pm - 8 pm and callbacks are on February 1st.  Audition forms and other information are online.  Look at the SHS homepage and to the right there is a link to follow to get to most of the information and the audition form.  More information will be given throughout, so continue to visit that link.  If you have further questions or problems signing up, see Mr. Schoppenhorst.

Remember City T-Shirt orders are due today  Bring $30 to get ordered.  Forms are available at lunch, in the main office and in rooms 362 and 258!!!

There will be an informational meeting for all boys and girls interested in competing for the track and field teams on Wednesday right after school in the commons. Please stop by, sign up and get season info from coach Cotner. Practice begins on January 22nd. You must have a current physical and athletic permit card on file in the main office in order to participate. Also all 1st semester grades will be checked to determine eligibility for the season!

Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance!  

I 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.

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