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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Friday, October 5, 2012

October 5, 2012

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Friday, October 5, 2012 where successful Senators are appropriate: they use appropriate language, tone and volume and follow the school dress code. Thank you for Being A Senator!

College Recruiter visits for Sept. are:
Today Bradley 8:30, UIS has cancelled
Oct. 9 Illinois College 8:30, Univ. of Missouri, lunch
Oct. 10 Millikin 9:45, Navy at lunch
Oct. 16 Univ. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 9:30, Eastern Illinois Univ. 12:40, Concordia(Chicago) 2:30
Oct. 18 Illinois Wesleyan 9:30, Lincoln College, lunch
Oct. 23 Ball State(Muncie, IN) 9:30
Oct. 29 Rockford College and Hannibal La Grange at lunch
Oct. 31 Washington Univ., St. Louis 1:45
Get a pass in Guidance or from Mrs. Povse to attend the presentations that occur during class times.
If you enjoy reading, great food, and prizes, then be sure to sign up for the Read for a Lifetime program. See Mrs. Dahmane in the SHS Library or your English teacher for details. Deadline to sign up is Friday, Oct. 12.

SENIORS: The following scholarship is now available: MENSA Foundation essay. Check the Scholarship database on the Guidance webpage.

Dinner Party at Noodles! Join the class of 2013 for dinner next Tuesday, October 9th at Noodles & Company! They are donating 10% of sales between 4-9 to support our fundraising for prom. So bring your family and friends, and mark your calendar for October 9, dinner at Noodles with the seniors!

You and friends are invited to Strike’N’Spare West on Sunday, October 7th from 7 - 9 PM, no school the next day. $15 cash and you get to bowl all you can for 2 hours! Help support the SHS Marching Band

Just a reminder from Nurse Kim...School Physicals and Immunizations MUST be turned in by Monday October 15th. If you have received a letter from Nurse Kim and do not have the information into her by that date you will NOT be allowed back to school until all information is received. All Medical Exclusion absences are UNEXCUSED!! If you have any questions or concerns you may see Nurse Kim in Room 167.

Attention Spanish Club members: Today is the last day to order the new Spanish Club t-shirt. See a Spanish teacher today!

NHS members and ANY students interested in earning service hours: 10 students are needed Wednesday, October 10, at Grant Middle School to help with the school's Evening Engagements. The event is from 4:45-7:00 pm. Please see Mrs. Ruedin to sign up and for more information.

If you would like to purchase a congratulatory ads for seniors, teams, or organizations and our brand shout-out ads, please contact the Capitolline Advisor - Janet Barkmeier (jbark@sps186.org or 525-3100 ext 370) or any of the Capitoline staff members.

You can now purchase your 2012/2013 yearbook before or after school or on your lunch shift in the commons for $50 or you can put it on layaway with $25 now and $25 later.

The Springfield High School Cheerleaders will be taking collections during the second quarter of the October, Varsity football games for their annual philanthropy “Cheer for the Cure.” ”Cheer for the Cure” is a fundraiser benefiting the American Cancer Society. Springfield High School students, staff, and game attendees are asked to donate towards cancer research and support programs. Wear your pink and come out to support your Senator football team while helping “Cheer for a Cure!” If you ordered a Cheer for a Cure t-shirt, they are available for pick up today, October 5th on A and B lunch and after school in the commons. Any questions see Coach Povse in room 160.

NHS Members, there will be a meeting on Friday, October 12.