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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Thursday, August 22, 2013

August 22, 2013

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, August 22, 2013 where successful Senators are focused, alert, on task, and engaged in the classroom. Thank you for Being A Senator!

The School Store opens during both lunch shifts beginning Monday, Aug. 26th. The store is located in the hallway by the boys bathroom as you walk towards the Commons.

Freshman- Anyone interested in making a difference is invited to attend a meeting to learn more about Student Council and Class Officers. The MANDATORY meeting will be on Tuesday, Aug. 27. There will be 4 meetings but you must attend only one of them. Failure to attend the meeting will result in you being unable to run for an elected position until the spring. If you have any questions, please see Miss Maloney in Room 124.

If you are Dropping Classes or Making Class Changes you MUST bring with you, to the Guidance Office, the book of the class you will be dropping. If you do not bring your book you will NOT receive a class change!

SENIORS AND JUNIORS: Ms. Guerrero and Mrs. Povse will be scheduling orientation for seniors and Mr. Barnes and Mrs. Povse will be scheduling orientation for juniors. Procedures for applying to college, scholarship information, college and military recruiter info, college search & visits, financial aid, credits and transcripts will be among the topics. These meetings will be held in mid-September. If you need information before then please see us individually.

Check out the Guidance webpage for college and military recruiter upcoming visits as well as all the other important information on that site.

IN Session showchoir rehearsal will be Tuesday, August 27th from 6pm-8pm in the choir room. All members, stage crew and band member are to come to this 1st rehearsal of the school year. If you have any question, please contact the director, Steven L. Robinson. If there are any SHS student interested in being in the showchoir or combo band please come to the 1st rehearsal of the year!

Juniors may now sign up for the Parking Lottery in the main office.

Superintendent Search Focus Group Meetings are being formed now. Detailed information regarding these meetings and the search process can be found on the Board of Education's webpage.

Teachers, Staff and Students - Today, we are doing school pictures for Teachers, Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors. Please release them according to the schedule emailed to you. Thank you so much.

Attention all sophomores than seniors not in a fall sport interested in boys basketball. We will have an open gym on Monday at 3:30 in the upstairs gym. Questions, talk to Coach Reed.

School Breakfast & Lunch Reminders -Students can go to any line and need to know their cafeteria pin. If you have forgotten your pin or do not know your pin, ask one of your teachers to look it up. Deposits for food service accounts have to be done before school and/or between morning classes, not during the lunch shifts. 
No charges are allowed.
 Make sure you complete free/reduced lunch applications ASAP if needed, SHS is not a qualified Community Eligibility Option (CEO) school through the National School Lunch and Breakfast Program.