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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 10/1

October 1, 2019

Good morning Springfield High! Today is October 1, 2019

PIZZA, PIZZA, PIZZA!!! THURSDAY, THURSDAY, THURSDAY!!! Be A Senator will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's Pizza this Thursday in the Commons during both lunch shifts. For only $2 a slice, you can enjoy a slice of pepperoni, sausage or cheese pizza. You can also redeem 4 Senator Bucks for a slice of pizza!! Come and get it before its gone!! Thanks for supporting Be A Senator!!

Scholastic Bowl will have tryouts for new players today in Mr. Covey’s room 510 directly after school.

Today Saint Louis University will be here 7th hour, you will need to have a 1250 and up or a 28 and up to attend the presentation.

The Girls swim team DOMINATED at yesterday’s meet against Petersburg PORTA high school, winning every event!  Senior Grace Anders was a double winner in the 200 and 100 frees, and was on the winning 200 and 400 free relays. Junior Kylie Mc Milan was also a double individual winner in the 500 free and 100 back. And sophomore Sooyun Pippin won the 100 fly and 100 breast. Junior Liliana Thome won the 50 free and was second to Grace in the 100 free. Freshman Falyn Long won diving then teamed with second place finisher Linden Neposchlan, senior Rhiannon Roberts, and junior Brookelynn Kosek to place second in the 200 free relay. Grace, Sooyun, Liliana, and Maddie Sievers won the 200 free relay for SHS. Sophomore Alexandra Bradley placed second in the 100 breaststroke  in a time close to her PR. 

Congratulations to the JV volleyball team who beat SHG 25-21 25-23 for the City Championship. It was a total team effort!

The girls golf team celebrated senior night last night by avenging one of their two season losses, defeating Rochester by a score of 179 to 186.  Seniors Kylie Fair and Jackie Romer shot 43 and 46 respectively, and freshman Sidney Miller carded her lowest match score of the season with a 45.  The team heads to Red Tail Run in Decatur tomorrow for the CS8 tournament.  Good luck ladies.

The Springfield Urban League's 21st Century program is an afterschool tutoring and enrichment program that services all students free of charge at SHS. Students will enjoy enrichment fieldtrips, college and career readiness tools, and many more fun educational activities. The program meets Monday-Thursday directly after school in the cafeteria and ends at 5:30 pm. Students are asked to bring homework and a positive attitude to the program daily. Applications for this program can be found in the guidance office or on the 21st Century office door. Parents can contact me Tia Mahr by email at tiamahr@springfieldul.org for further information.

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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