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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 8/29

August 29, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Wednesday, August 29, 2018.

Open House is tonight at 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium.  Parents, please join us as you walk your student’s schedule and learn about life at SHS.  The Booster Club is sponsoring a dinner for all families at 5:00 tonight in the commons.

GSA, gay straight alliance, will have its first meeting tomorrow after school in Mrs Eaton’s room 366.  All are welcome and there will be snacks.

For any students interested in wrestling, there will be a meeting tomorrow at 3:40 pm in the Auditorium.

If you attend CACC you must ride the bus.  If you drive to CACC there will be consequences.

Seniors-If you plan to be a December Graduate, please have a parent call or email Mr. WIlliams the week of Sept. 4 to set up an early graduation contract meeting.

Seniors and early graduates are required to have their official picture taken by Grussenmeyer’s Photography.  The photo must be taken by December 15, 2018.  Grussenmeyer’s is located at 41 Pinehurst drive, 787-6688 and requires a $15 sitting fee with no pressure to make additional purchases.  This year, we encourage all seniors to have their portrait taken at school.  Grussenmeyer’s will be at SHS for senior pictures on:

Wednesday, September 12th from 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, September 19th from 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday, September 21st from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (no school for students that day)
Friday, October 26th from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (no school for students that day)

Seniors may also call Grussenmeyer’s at 787-6688 to arrange custom sittings or another time and date that works with their schedule.

Atención! All are welcome to join Spanish Club for as little as $5. Spanish Club members can enjoy fun activities like the back to school fiesta, watching movies in Spanish, the International Dinner, paintball, capture the flag, bowling, dinner at a Mexican restaurant, and more!  For information on joining, please see Señor Reichert, Señora Armstrong, or Señora Hopper.

There’s no business like show business and we are calling all directors!  If you are interested in directing the fall play, pick up an application on the main office counter.  Theater experience is required and you must have a staff member who is willing to sponsor.

The 2018-2019 Capitoline Yearbook is on sale now in room 254 at a cost of $60 each.  To order yours, bring your check, money order or cash to room 254.  In January, the cost for each will be $70.

Seniors,  The cost to put your baby picture in this year's yearbook is $10.  Bring your picture and the $10 fee to room 254.

Attention! Attention! Are you interested in photography and or filmmaking? Then the SHS Photo Video Club is for you! Our goal is to create a creative community within Springfield high and showcase our talents. Some of the many things we do include:  Photo outings, movie making, workshops, spirit videos and having fun! Wanna join or just check us out? We'll be meeting in the commons right after school on Wednesday, September 5th. All are welcome, see you there!     

Achtung Achtung SHS! Do you want to be part of one of the biggest and funnest clubs with some of the coolest students of our school? Maybe German Club is exactly what you are looking for. If you want to learn more, please join us for our first German Club meeting in room 250 today directly after school. We hope to see you there.

Are you interested in learning about agriculture majors at Lincoln Land Community College?   Please sign up in the guidance office if you want to attend the agriculture career expo September 7th.

Student activity passes are now available to purchase.  The cost of these are $30 and can be picked up in the main office before school, at lunch or after school.

Any junior or senior interested in being a High School Student Poll Worker for election day, please see Mr. Kyes in the guidance office for an application. 

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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