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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 4/19

April 19, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, April 19, 2018.

Jostens will be here May 1st during both lunch shifts in the Commons to deliver class rings.

Do you need help with tutoring in your AP classes? Then you can get help in the After-School Tutoring Program in Room 160 on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 PM.

Juniors or Seniors: If you are interested in attending any of the military academies, then you want to attend Service Academy Night, held Tuesday, April 24th at 7:00 pm at the Springfield Air National Guard, 183rd Wing, 3101 J. David Jones Parkway. If you plan to attend, you will need to RSVP via email, by April 20th, to Mike Gilmore. His email address is michael.gilmore@mail.house.gov

Attention Juniors and Seniors, Prom Guest forms are available in the guidance office. Make sure you and your guest bring it with you to the prom along with your photo ID”S. 

Good Morning students, Do you have this feelin'... the feelin' that there's going to be some dancing in the SHS auditorium this weekend? It's true... Be sure to get your tickets to see Footloose

Prom is almost here! Take a walk through our Enchanted Forres Prom at the Bank of Springfield Center on April 28th! Please bring your student ID to the venue. Tickets will be sold until  April 27th in the Commons. Couples are $35 and singles are $25. Senior court voting will take place today. Hope to see you there!

Springfield High School proudly presents Footloose: The Musical tomorrow, Saturday, April 21st, and Sunday April 22nd. Tomorrow and Saturday evening performances begin at 7:30 pm and the Sunday matinee begins at 2:00 pm, all in Springfield High School Schnirring Auditorium. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens. Tickets will be available at the door and advance tickets are available in the SHS office. 

Extra, extra, read all about it!! The newspaper class is accepting applications for next year. If you are interested in writing, doing interviews, taking pictures and laying out, pick up your application from Ms Negele  in room 362. They must be returned by April 25th. You cannot be a part of the newspaper family without applying and being accepted. 

LLCC is having a zombie run on Saturday.  They are looking for runners to participate and volunteers who want to help or get service hours.  Sign up with the link below or use if for more information:   http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0b4ba9a829aaff2-zombie

The SHS Photo Video Club is looking for any male actor willing to play the lead roll in an upcoming short film. The character is a rough and dirty yet very friendly Homeless man.  Actors must also know how to portray emotion with little dialogue.  A few extras are also needed. Interested? Please sign up on the sheet posted outside the main office and come to one of the casting calls held on April 25th and 26th right after school in Mrs. Taft’s room 356. 

Are you ready for peach fuzz? Introducing the first annual peach fuzz, a guys vs. guys volleyball tournament in the gym on Friday, May 11th. Get your team of 6 and sign up for $18 per team. Safety forms can be found in the main office and shirt orders are coming soon. Girls, be there to root on your guys. See you there!

Summer school registration is June 15th from 7:30 - 5:30 at SHS.  Registration forms are available in the guidance office.

Anyone interested in being a manager for the football team next season needs to see Coach Gully or Mrs. Gregory for more information.

Any student that is currently not in choir but would like to audition for next year, those try outs will be NEXT Tuesday, April 24th, after school in Mrs. Pinter’s room.  

Any choir student wanting to attend the Blue Man trip needs to turn in their form and money ASAP.

The SHS softball team beat Decatur MacArthur 17-7 last night! Kira Brown notched the pitching win. Elise Caton, Lauren Cozadd, Maddie Cleary, and Cete Brewton all had multiple hits to lead the way. Good job, girls!

INSession Show Choir Auditions are open to all SHS students and incoming freshmen.  Auditions dates will be Wednesday, May 23rd from 3:30pm – 8:30pm; Thursday, May from 5:30pm - 8pm

in the commons area (please enter through commons area entrance).  Everyone will need to go through a vocal and dance audition .  We are looking for singers, dancers and actors of all kind. We are looking for strong singers and/or dancers; we are also looking for reliable, responsible and respectful members. This is drama/stress-free group where you can be yourself. So, if you love to sing/ dance or entertain an audience, We want you. Register now online at:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfrYMOZk3QKB4wQgNjs76bO9CaYFrO8iOeuo-fRx4DRgbC9wA/viewform for more information about showchoir auditions, or about the awarding-winning showchoir, please visit on our webpage at:  http://www.sps186.org/schools/springfield/INSessionShowchoir/

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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