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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Wednesday, September 12, 2012

September 12, 2012

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Wednesday, September 12, 2012 where successful Senators are productive; they participate in class, complete the work, and turn in the work. Thank you for Being A Senator!

College Recruiter visits for Sept. are:
Sept. 13, Southeast Missouri State 10:20, Quincy University Lunch shifts
Sept. 17 Lincoln Land Community College-lunch shifts
Sept. 18 Ambrose University 9:25, Robert Morris, Springfield, B lunch
Sept. 24 8:30 Blackburn College, Carlinville
Sept. 24 University of Evansville(Indiana) 10:45
Sept. 25 SIU- Edwardsville 9:25
Get a pass in Guidance or from Mrs. Povse to attend the presentations that occur during class times.

All students: If you have made a difference volunteering you can apply for the Prudential Spirit of Community awards. See the poster on the Scholarship bulletin board outside room 106.
Senior women interested in engineering. Purdue University is offering a free one day Exploring Engineering program. See details on the Special Programs page on the Guidance website.

Any Sophomore or Junior interested in taking the PSAT need to come to the Guidance Office and sign up. The test will be given Wednesday, October 17th during periods 1-3. The deadline for registering in September 21st. There is a $17 fee (cash or check payable to Springfield High School).

Today is the last day to join Spanish Club! Get your form and money to a Spanish teacher today!

NHS announcements – Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors if you are interested in knowing more information about becoming a NHS member your Junior or Senior year, please attend an information meeting today in the library at 3:30.

Any student interested in being a member of this year’s Scholastic Bowl team should attend a meeting after school on Friday, September 14th in room 230. The meeting should take approximately 30 minutes. If you cannot attend the meeting please see Mr. Adkins sometime next week to get information.

Speech & Acting Team first meeting for all interested and returning students this Fri., Sept. 14, right after school, in room 362. Come meet the returning team members, the coaches and get information about the upcoming season. All newcomers from ANY GRADE are welcome.

Hey Hey JSA! Are you interested in politics, debating, and public speaking? If so, come to room 330, Mr. Lightfoot’s room today. We will be having a thought talk about the upcoming presidential election. Come for food, fun, and bring your friends.

The Junior class will be selling Papa John's Breadsticks tomorrow! Three breadsticks and sauce will be sold for a low price of $2.00. A limited amount of breadsticks and sauce will be available tomorrow on both lunch shifts, so get there as soon as possible!

Come out and support the volleyball team tonight at home against against Normal West.

Chess Club - We will meet in room 370 from 3:30 - 4:30 Today. Capture. Check. Checkmate!

Attention 10th graders! If you got your own permit over the summer and would like to take behind the wheel, you need to bring the receipt to Ms. Dvorak ASAP!

2012 Yearbooks RESALE! If you ran out of time and did not get a 2012 yearbook last school year, get it while they last in Ms. Barkmeier’s room, room 370 before or after school or during 4th hour for $60.

Fall is right around the corner, kick it off with an AWESOME SHS Spirit sweatshirt. SHS Sweatshirts for $20 on sale in Mrs. Barkmeier’s room, room 370 after school or during 4th hour!

FRESHMEN: Are you interested in the field of medicine? Well P4-The Physician Pipeline Preparatory Program, will allow you to work alongside medical students & professionals, and it will expose you to dozens of medical career opportunities. Applications are available in the Guidance Office, and the Application deadline is Friday, September 14, at 4pm. For questions, please see Mr. Williams.

School pictures are in and can be picked up in the Main Office.

The Boys Varsity Soccer team improved to 6 and 2 with a 6-3 victory over Lincoln. Nick Roth, Will Teichman, and Kaleb Cheung scored for the Senators. The JV Soccer team improved to 2 and 2 with a 4-2 victory over Lincoln. Gael Nogues, Petros Kristos, and Chris Bluhm scored for the Senators.

The Boys golf team leads by four strokes after round one of the city tournament last night at Bunn golf course. SHG is in second, followed by Lanphier and Southeast. Jack Campas and Sam Funderburg fired one over par 37's, Jack McCarthy a 38 and Mitchell Connolley a 40 for the Senators. Round 2 tees off at 3:00 today at Piper Glen.

Congratulations to the Lady Senator Volleyball Team for beating Chatham last night 25-20 and 25-16. Mady McCarty had 13 assists, Courtney Pence led with 12 kills, Sara Sepanski had 9 serivce points and Rylie Brackney had 5 kills. Thanks to all of the fans who came out!! We appreciate your support. Come on out tonight to watch the girls take on Normal West at home.