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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Monday, April 16, 2012

April 16, 2012

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Monday, April 16 where successful Senators are productive; they participate in class, complete the work, and turn in the work. Thank you for Being A Senator!

JUNIORS AND UNDECIDED SENIORS: College and military recruiter visits:
Today - John Robert Powers-Lunch
April 17- Midwest Technical Institute-Lunch
April 26-Benedictine-Lunch

Memorial Medical Center has a Teen Volunteer Program June 18-August 10. The program is limited to 20 students, juniors and seniors. Application, 2 letters of recommendation, a health questionnaire and brief essay are due before April 27. Interviews will be May 29- June 5. Mandatory Orientation is June 14 if you are selected. Applications are available from Mrs. Povse or Mr. Crum.

SENIORS: On the opening page of the SHS website you will find a SENIOR CALENDAR OF IMPORTANT DATES. Check this convenient listing for dates and times of upcoming senior events.

SENIORS: The Coordinating Council of Frontiers International is offering two $250 scholarships. Must show acceptance to college, show involvement in school and community activities and prepare a one-page narrative describing why you wish to be considered for the scholarship. See Mrs. Povse or Mr. Williams for application-which is due April 30.

Attention all students interested in trying out for the Scarlet Line Poms Squad, auditions will begin next Monday, April 23rd in the SHS Gym. More information is available in the main office. See you there!

Today at Texas Roadhouse from 4 - 10 PM 10% of your food purchase will be donated back to SHS After-Prom committee. You must have a flyer for Texas Roadhouse to donate back to After-prom. Don’t forget to pick up a flyer from the office or download one from the SHS website, from 4 - 10 PM

Attention Juniors and Seniors! The Class of 2012 would like you to pick up your prom invitations on A or B lunch.

Be A Senator is selling SHS I Am A Senator shirts. Order forms can be found on the SHS website. Orders and payment must be received by April 30th in room 169 or in Ms. Greco's mailbox in the main office.

Attention ALL students interested in playing Football next season, there will be a quick informative fundraising meeting today immediately after school in the weight room. See Mr. Shiffman with questions.

Attention German Club! We will be showing the Movie ‘M’ in room 250 after school on Wednesday, April 18.Please see a German teacher for the permission form. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

NHS seniors, time is running out to purchase your Golden Laurel Banquet tickets for your family and friends. See Mrs. Fisher in the main office, or Mrs. Hubbard and Ms. Elmore to purchase your tickets. They are $12 each. Remember, that NHS members do NOT have to buy a ticket - you attend for free!

Attention Class of 2014: Mrs. Taft has the leftover merchandise from our class-wear sales in Room 252. Please see her if you missed the deadline for pre-ordering but are still interested in purchasing an item.