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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 10/16

October 16, 2018

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, October 16, 2018

PIZZA, PIZZA, PIZZA!!! THURSDAY, THURSDAY, THURSDAY!! The Be A Senator Team will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's Pizza for only $2 a slice in the commons during both lunch shifts! Hurry before its gone!!!

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 Friday, October 26th from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (no school for students that day) in the Auditorium.  Seniors may also call Grussenmeyer’s at 787-6688 to arrange custom sittings or another time and date that works with their schedule.

HBCU (Historically Black College & University) & State Schools Fair will be held today from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Union Baptist Church, 1405 E. Monroe.  Students 8th grade and up welcome.

Picture Day is tomorrow.

Yearbooks are now on sale at $60 a copy; in January, the cost is $70.  Order yours now in room 254.

If you bought the 2017-2018 Capitoline Yearbook, come pick up your  Spring Supplement in room 254.

Seniors (SEEN-yars) - pick up your senior service day permission form in the guidance office for October 24th.  9th, 10th, and 11th grade will be mock testing on the 24th.  For seniors to have the day off of school, you must return the yellow, signed, parent permission slip by Monday, October 22nd at 3:30 p.m., no exceptions. 

Art Club will meet tomorrow until 4:30 to carve pumpkins for the Carillon Spectacular. Please come with designs ready. 

In America, the average age of human trafficking victims is 15 years old. Please join us Saturday at the Springfield Capital building for the A21 Walk for Freedom. The walk will be from 10a-12. Registration is Free at A21.org or you can register the day of the walk. Donation of personal items which will help survivors at the local safe houses will be accepted at the walk. Please dress in all black. Channel 20 will be there, there will be a DJ and several booths. For more information please contract Skyler Wantland. Bodies are not commodities!

Next Feminist Club meeting will be held in room 364, Ms. Moon’s room, right after school on Thursday, October 18!  All are welcome!  We hope to see you there!

The SHS Choir Concert will be today at 7 pm in the auditorium.  

Friday night’s football game is Senior Night and we would love a huge crowd to see these seniors possibly play their final home game of their illustrious careers. 

The SHS Photo Video club will be meeting tomorrow right after school in the commons. ALL members are required to attend a quick 10-minute mandatory meeting and then we will continue writing. If you have any fees, Sign up sheets or T-Shirt money, this is a great opportunity to turn it in!

SHS Scholastic will practice today.

Anime club will be meeting after school in room 366.

GSA will meet Thursday after school in Mrs. Eaton’s room.

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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