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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 9/19

September 19, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Ninth grade students who are interested in applying for the P4 physicians preparatory pipeline program need to stop by the guidance office to pick the application information sheet.   The application deadline is September 25th.

Senior Photo Information - 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:

Today - September 19th from 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm.  You may have to call 494-7961 after 4:00 pm to be admitted to the building
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.

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. 

Any junior or senior interested in joining the Mayor's Youth Council, please see Mr. Kyes in the guidance office for an application. 

For those of you interested in joining SHS’s Feminist Club, please join us in Ms. Moon’s room, room 364 tomorrow right after school until 4:00.  We have lively discussions and are involved in our community!  All are welcome!!  

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 pictures in this year's yearbook is $10.  Bring your pictures and the $10 fees to room 254.   Also, Senior Superlatives' Nomination Forms are due to Tayli Shekleton or Mrs. Eslahi by October 1.

Homecoming Court voting will be taking place this week in the Commons during both lunch shifts.  Freshman/Sophomore voting will be today and tomorrow. Make sure you go write in your nominees! Homecoming is on the 29th!

Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for high school mentors! Being a mentor will allow you to make a difference in the life of a child, gain service hours, and build your resume. You get to spend one hour a week after school with a child you are matched with at their school. No experience is necessary. See Kramer for more information.

Art Club will meet tomorrow from 3:30-4:30 in room 233. Please stop by and talk to Mrs. Pianezza in room 320 if you would like to join but cannot attend this week. 

Interested in learning camera basics and getting involved in the SHS Photo Video Club? We will be holding our second workshop today right after school in the commons. Anyone is welcome!

PIZZA, PIZZA PIZZA!!! THURSDAY, THURSDAY, THURSDAY!!  The BAS Team will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's pizza this Thursday! For only $2 a slice, you can enjoy a slice of pepperoni, cheese, or sausage. Come and get it before its gone! Thanks for supporting the Be A Senator Team!

Powder Puff waiver forms must be turned in to main office by end of day on Friday, September 21st.  Absolutely no forms will be accepted on Saturday or Sunday.

There are city volleyball games at Springfield high today and tomorrow. Today we play Southeast and it will be black out themed. Tomorrow is the big one against the school down the street and we will be doing a white out. We hope everyone can come out and support our girls!

If you plan to bring a guest who is not a Springfield High School student to homecoming, you must pick up a guest form in the guidance office. 

Students who are interested in participating in the Engineering Explorer’s Post should pick up the information sheet in the guidance office.  The first meeting is September 27  at 6:00 at Illinois Department of Transportation.

Congratulations to the volleyball team for their 2 game win over Decatur Eisenhower. The win pushes the teams conference record to 4-0.

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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