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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

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February 8, 2019

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Friday, February 8, 2019

Signing day will be February 14th in the commons at 3:30 pm.  Any senior athlete that is presently signing to play next year please see Mr. Connolly or Ms. Madonna in the main office.

Sophomores Jostens will be here Tuesday and Wednesday, February 12th & 13th during both lunch shifts to measure and take your Class Ring orders. Extra design kits are available in Guidance.  Juniors and Seniors who still wish to get a ring may still order.  Jostens is offering a one time only -FREE  Springfield Senator logo embroidered Softshell jacket with Class Ring orders. A $60 deposit is required.

Sign Club Meeting will be Monday there will be a guest speaker.

It's Almost Valentines Day!! Show that someone special you care by sending them a flower. We will take orders for Carnation Flowers before school and during both lunch shifts in the Commons every day until Valentines Day. Each flower will cost $1.00. Flowers will be delivered on February 14th during 3rd and 5th hours.  See Mrs. Devlin with questions.

Juniors - if you are interested in being in the work program next year see Mrs. Devlin or Mr. Koger for an application. There are also applications in the guidance office.

Current sophomores and juniors interested in CACC, listen up!!  The CACC application is now open. If you are interested in applying for CACC next year, please see Mrs. Lauer or Mr. Kyes ASAP to register online. CACC programs are first come, first serve and they will go quickly! Make sure you register with Mrs. Lauer or Mr. Kyes today!!

Capitoline Yearbooks are still on sale at $70 a copy.  If you don't have the full amount, you can pay a portion to secure a yearbook for you.  Make your check or money order out to Springfield High School or bring your cash to room 254.

This month we will be "Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Aretha Franklin."  The program will be on February 22nd.  The "Trivia Contest" questions will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  In order to win this contest, first period classes will have ten minutes to bring their correct answers to room 254 or to place them in Mrs. Eslahi's mailbox.  Students will also have the opportunity to win prizes in the essay and poster contests; see Mrs. Eslahi for details.

Our annual Sadie’s Dance is Saturday! Guest forms are available for pick up in the guidance office. You must have one if your guest does not attend SHS. Tickets will be $10 a person and will be sold during lunch in the Commons today and at the door. Dress is more casual than Homecoming. Can't wait to see you! Come out Saturday from 8-10.  Smoothie King will be at the Sadie Hawkins Dance tomorrow night!  Delicious smoothies  - Bring some extra cash - the smoothies will be sold for $3.50 each so come to the dance and enjoy a smoothie!

The Fall Play DVDs are now available. If you ordered and paid for an “Ask Any Girl" DVD, please pick up your order this week from Mrs. Eaton in Rm 366.

Seniors, scholarships opportunities are starting to come in. Ways you can be prepared: check school website, listen to announcements, be signed up for the class Remind account - if you aren't, the directions are outside of Mr. Kramer's office at 153A.  

This week's opportunities include:
If you are planning to go into education.  
If you are an alum of the local Boys and Girls Club.  
If you plan on going into a medical or nursing field of study.  

Please stop by and let Mr. Kramer get you started on the process

The Lady Senator basketball team finished undefeated in the Central State 8 conference by beating Rochester on Senior Night 51 to 42. SHS was led in scoring by Abby Ratsch with 24 points and Maya Fetter added 10. Abby scored her 1000th point of her career on her last basket of the night and also broke a SHS single season rebounding record with her 351st rebound of the season. Congrats seniors on all of your accomplishments the past 4 years.

Cast of Mamma Mia!  Check the updated schedule for a change tonight or see Mrs. Pinter or Mr. Schoppenhorst for details.

There will be a softball open gym Sunday from 1-2:30 pm in the gym. 

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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