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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 11/5

November 5, 2019

Good morning Springfield High! Today is November 5, 2019

PIZZA, PIZZA, PIZZA!! THURSDAY, THURSDAY, THURSDAY!!! Be A Senator will be selling hot, delicious pizza for only $2 a slice in the Commons during both lunch shifts. Come and get it before it's gone!  Thank you for supporting Be A Senator! Don't forget to redeem your Senator Bucks on Thursday in the Commons too!!

Clarification for Seniors and Senior Parents - if you want to be in the yearbook you have two choices:  either get your picture taken at school with Lifetouch OR get your senior portraits done with Kari Bedford photography before November 15th. If you have any questions please call Dr. Leardi at 525-3100.

School picture retake date is November 18th.

Attention Students!!!  After school tutoring will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 3:30 pm-4:30 pm in room 160.  If you have any questions please stop by the guidance office

AP Exam signup has begun in the Guidance Office.  Each exam is $94 and the deadline to sign up and pay for each exam is Friday.  Any questions? See Mrs. Adeniji in 169.

Hey Students - you know those glass cases outside of the main office?  Do you have a hobby or collection that you want to display in the cases? You can showcase your stuff in there - see Leardi for details or ideas.

Students - FREE breakfast and lunch are available each school day. Please make sure that one of your items includes a fruit or vegetable. We serve the most lunches each day amongst the 3 high schools and would like to be #1 in serving breakfast as well! Breakfast and lunch menus are available online. Thank you for supporting our cafeteria staff!

There will be a meeting for all boys interested is boys swimming today after school in room 316.  Any questions, please see Coach Seiple or Ms. Smith.

If you have any old iPods, iPod chargers, or overhead headphones, please donate them to Mr. Kramer's office in room 153A during the afternoons between now and Friday, November 8th. All proceeds go to Music & Memory to help with the music therapy of Alzheimer's patients.

Sign Language Club next meeting will be Monday, November 18th after school.

Attention Junior class - if you are interested in purchasing junior class of 2021 apparel you can get an order form from Mrs. Devlin or a class officer, Katie Milhiser, David Jian, Alfred Hoffman or Grace Batterman. Order Forms are also on the counter in the main office.

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


There will be a meeting for all students interested in participating in the academic challenge after school on Thursday in room 510 See Mr. Covey if you cannot attend.

There will be a Fellowship of Christian Athletes meeting tonight from 6:00-7:00 in the cafeteria. If you have any questions please talk to Mr. Lightfoot in room 330.


Join the SHS German American Partnership Program students next Wednesday, November 13th, from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Chipotle on Wabash Ave for their fundraiser. A portion of the proceeds from that night’s sales will go to support our SHS GAPP program. Make sure to show the cashiers the GAPP flyer when you dine in so GAPP receives credit for your purchase! The GAPP Chipotle fundraiser flyer can be located on the SHS website or you can contact a GAPP student for a copy. GAPP thanks you for your support.


Attn: IN Session Show choir members, please bring your costume to rehearsal tonight for pictures.  Show choir band members please also bring/wear all black and your instruments for the pictures as well.


There will be a Scrubs club meeting in room 510 today at 3:30.  We will have a presentation from Dr. Charlene Aaron, PhD, RN - The Chancellor of St. John's College of Nursing.- 

As Senator basketball season is approaching, we are seeking support via advertisements in our new 2019-20 Senators Basketball memento book we are introducing this year. This book will feature a page for each senior athlete, as well as opportunities for family and friends to purchase additional spaces to highlight their athlete (Freshman - Junior) this upcoming season.  SHS students can purchase one and two-line “shoutouts” that will be placed throughout the book to encourage their favorite athletes.  Shoutouts can be purchased by teachers and students for $3.  Memento books will be sold for $10 each beginning at the first home game on December 5, 2019.  Order forms will be placed in the office.  Please attach your money along with the shoutout.  The last day to purchase your shoutout will be November 15th.  Please make checks payable to: SHS Boys Basketball program. Lisa Sloan or Dana Goodrum at lillisa719@gmail.com or Danagoodrum@gmail.com.

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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