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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 10/14

October 14, 2020

Good morning Springfield High! Today is October 14, 2020

Notable Numbers

Attendance Office - (217) 525-3111
Main Office Phone - (217) 525-3100; Fax - (217) 525-3122 
Guidance Office - (217) 525-3106; Fax - (217) 525-3129
Special Education Office - (217) 525-3109

The deadline to sign up and pay for an AP exam is Friday, November 6th.  Students need to login to their MyAp.Collegeboard.org account and select the tests they want to take.  Each test is $94, payment is also due on November 6th.  Cash or checks can be dropped by the Guidance Office or a check can be mailed to the school.  Checks should be made out to SHS.  Please include the student name and which AP test(s) they want to take.  Any questions?  Contact Mrs. Adeniji in the Guidance Office or at kadeniji@sps186.org

An informational zoom meeting will be held Sunday, October 18 at 1:00 for any minority high school girls interested in learning about a six month program hosted by Springfield Delta Sigma Theta Sorority that focuses on self esteem, etiquette, college preparation, career planning, and STEM.  For more information and to register for the zoom meeting, email  deltaacademy.sdaac@gmail.com

Hey Senators! Did you notice the new class in your Canvas dashboard? It’s lunchtime tutoring, or the Academic Center! If you need help with any assignment or don’t understand something, click on the Academic Center for directions on how to meet with Mr. Hull during your lunch hour. 

Election Results - Congratulations to all the students.

Junior Class - Student Council - Jessica Borland, Kai Brudnak, Jack Casey, Maya Goswami, McKenna Lambert, Ava Unverzagt, Peyton Webster, Sam Yoder.  Officers - Treasurer - Reece Fullerton; Secretary - Ana Unverzagt; Vice President - Alaric (Rico) Wortman; President - Will Leamon.

Sophomore Class - Student Council - Megan Becker, Crystal Chen, Hannah Elston, Luke Elston, Davi Lu, Conrad Martin, JP Moore, Melia Muchinske.  Officers - Treasurer -l Jinghe (Kelly) Chen; Secretary - Sheelah Ingebrigsten; Vice President - Daman Sturm; President - Crystal Chen.

The Booster Club dinner pick-up is today in the Commons parking lot from 4:30-6:30 pm just drive through and your meals will be brought out to your car and as an added bonus spirit wear will be sold by the weight room at the same time.

LLCC is sponsoring online FAFSA events for our high school seniors. Step by step presentations by LLCC’s Financial Aid Office on how to complete the FAFSA with opportunities to meet with Financial Aid representatives and Q/A at the conclusion of the presentation.  This presentation is recommended for High School Seniors/parents new to completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You can use this link:   https://forms.gle/CHMqzTVDoNhru2aU8

Come connect with other SHS students and share common experiences by attending a weekly Support Group. These will take place on Mondays and will be led by Mrs. AbuSaba and Mrs. Troppa via Zoom at 1:30 & 2:30.  If you are interested, please click on the right hand side box on the SHS home page, or go to to the Feeling Stressed? banner sign up.

Students, please remember to complete the SAEBRS screener that was assigned to you in your 1st Hour class on Tuesday. If you were absent, refer to the email that was sent Monday October 12th from Principal Leardi which includes a link to the survey, along with your username and password. If you have questions, please visit the SHS Student Support course on Canvas. 

The girls golf team ended their season by finishing 6th at the IHSA Sectional Tournament yesterday at the U of I Orange Course.  Sophomore Katie Chen led the team with an 87.  Senior Katie Milhiser shot a 90, junior Kayla Adkins a 91, and sophomore Sidney Miller a 94 to round out the Senator scoring.  Mr. Adkins would like to thank all team members for an outstanding season.

And now 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.