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Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 3/28

March 28, 2019

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, March 28, 2019

PIZZA, PIZZA, PIZZA!! Be A Senator will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's Pizza today in the Commons during both lunch shifts. For only $2, you can enjoy a slice of pepperoni, sausage, or cheese pizza, or for even a better deal, for only $16 you can buy an entire pizza and share with your friends! Come and get it while it lasts! Thank you for supporting Be A Senator. 

MAMMA MIA is selling the cool blue T-shirts from the show and you can still get one!  Check out the picture and link on the SHS web site. Or, use this link for information and to place your order by March 29th. 


Parents and students - remember, 9th, 10th and 11th graders are testing on April 9th.  All students are expected to bring their own calculator for the test.

Juniors - pick up your permission forms for April 9th in guidance.  Juniors - yellow form. You must have the form in by the date on the bottom for a junior early dismissal that day.  See Mr. Kyes, Mr. Williams or Dr. Leardi with any questions.

Attention Juniors: The Board of Education invites interested current high school juniors to apply to become the 2019-2020 Student School Board Member. One junior will be chosen to serve during their senior year. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 12th  and can be found on our school’s homepage. Please see Mr. Kyes or Mrs. Gordy if you are interested in applying. 

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

The Investment club will meet in room 124 from 2:30-3:30 on Wednesday, April 10th.

 There will be no sign club on Monday, April 8th.

Any girls interested in playing volleyball next year, there will be an information meeting and sign-up in the cafeteria on April 10th at 2:30 pm.

The baseball team made a great comeback from a 6 to nothing deficit, but ultimately fell short in a 6 to 5 loss to the Rockets of Rochester. Highlights included two hits apiece from Adam Passmore and Rico Johnson, with Johnson adding a double. Zach Richmond added a clutch 2 out, 2 strike, 2 run single to key the come from behind effort, but it wasn't enough to back up an outstanding relief effort by Aaron Evans who threw 2 and a third scoreless innings of relief. Next up for the 5 and 3 Solons is a doubleheader in Peoria Saturday against Notre Dame.  

The softball team took Rochester to the final out in a great game last night at UIS, losing 3-2. Freshman Mallory Vespa pitched a great game and had two hits to lead the way offensively. Maddie Cleary, Claire Bess, Malia Bender and Skyler Wantland also contributed offensively with hits. 

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Illinois (BGCCIL) in partnership with the City of Springfield and the Sangamon County Juvenile Justice Council, is hosting its 4th annual Teen Job Fair and Resource Expo. The event will take place April 5th from 6pm to 8:30pm at The Boys & Girls Club’s Central Unit, located at 300 S. 15th Street.  Job seekers can get help filling out job applications, may receive on the spot interviews, and have a chance to enter multiple prize drawings. The event features many local employers and youth service organizations. The job fair will also include free food and beverages. This event is free to attend and geared toward teenagers 16-19 who are seeking employment or volunteer opportunities. Parents are also welcome to accompany their teen participant.

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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