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Springfield, IL 62704
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May 8, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

Jostens will deliver caps/gowns today at 8:30 am in the Commons.  Today is also your senior meeting day, you will receive honors night information, cap and gown dress code for graduation, clearing up fines etc…. this will take most of the a.m so periods 1-3.

Freshman, Sophomore and Juniors please make sure your lab fees get paid, after June 11th these fees will sent to collections.  You may pay these in the Main Office to Ms. Madonna.  If you need to see if you have any outstanding lab fees, please come to the main office before school, during lunch or after school.

Students who have had 10 hours of practice with parents can sign up for summer driving by coming to room 128 at the beginning of their lunch hour today and tomorrow.

Juniors - you should be receiving a flyer with information regarding the new Solar Energy Course 435 to be offered next school year. This is a course co-taught by a local Electrical Workers Union member. If you are interested in a career as an electrician with a focus on solar energy please see Mr. Williams for more information. There will be an informational meeting on May 14.

Attention! All those participating in peach fuzz need to have their permission slip and money turned in by Wednesday. If not enough slips are turned in for a tournament, peach fuzz will be cancelled. Turn the permission slips in to Mrs. Kaisner or Mrs Devlin. Peach fuzz is this Friday at 7:00 in the gym.”

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

For Junior Students-Are you interested in becoming a teacher? UIS is offering a Dual Credit teacher education class for Senior year. For more information, sign up in the Guidance Office or see Mr. Williams ASAP. Sign-ups are on a first-come-first-serve basis.

The Scholastic Bowl End of the Year Banquet will be Monday May 21st at the Pizza Ranch. Please RSVP to Coach Teichman.  All team members should see Drew or Aidan regarding senior gifts.

Free t-shirts for blood donors!!!!  Staff & Students 16 or older can donate blood to the Central Illinois Community Blood Center on Tue., May 15, 8:30am-2 pm, in the Bloodmobile outside of the Commons. 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 Friday. 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 Bloodmobile at your convenience. Blood donations save lives!  Any questions, please see Mr. Williams.

Seniors, please make sure you have your list of scholarship offers and amounts (note if it’s one time or renewable) ready to record onto the post secondary survey at the senior meeting tomorrow. Mrs. Lauer has to have this information for the end of year data and to display at Senior Recognition Night. Thank you! 

Golden Laurel tickets are available to purchase in the main office.  The cost is $12.50 per ticket.  These may be bought before school, at lunch or after school.

Anyone interested in joining the volleyball team for next year, there will be a parent/player meeting in the Commons on May 21st at 6:00 pm.

Show your SHS spirit and join the cheerleaders on Sat May 19 to encourage the runners and walkers for the Susan G Komen Race for the Cure as they race past the High School and Football Field.   Ask Mrs Dearing in Room 222 for Details.

Need service hours for school projects or community service - junior volunteers are needed for Lincoln Land Championship.  Junior volunteers aged 14-18 can register for free at web.com and use the code JUNIOR2018.  You will act as Standard Bearers during the tournament. You will get inside-the-ropes experience with leading Web.com Tour players.  You will be on the greens with pro golfers from around the world.  You might be in photos and video of final play.  Junior volunteer packages include a tournament-branded t-shirt and volunteer credential (valid for the entire week).  Text “VOLUNTEER” to 70000 to register.  If you have any questions you may contact Tanya Cooper by phone at (217) 670-2910 or by email at tcooper@brunoevetteam.com.

The choir concert is Friday, May 18th at 7pm at SHS.  

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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