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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Tuesday, November 5, 2013

November 5, 2013

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, November 5, 2013 where successful Senators are focused, alert, on task, and engaged in the classroom. Thank you for Being A Senator!

College Recruiters for Nov/Dec. Get a pass in Guidance or from Mrs. Povse to attend.
Nov. 5 8:30 Columbia College, Columbia, MO
Nov. 13 9:25 Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
Nov. 20 Lunch Northwest Missouri State, Maryville, MO
Nov. 21 Lunch Lincoln Land Community College
Reminder that Eastern Illinois University will be doing live admissions on Nov. 26. Get a paper application, fill it out and return it to Mrs. Povse. She will then set up an appointment with the admissions representative for you.

JUNIORS AND UNDECIDED SENIORS: Many state universities will be holding OPEN HOUSES on the Veterans' Day weekend. Check the lists outside Mrs. Povse's office for dates. Remember to register online if you plan to attend.

JUNIORS AND SENIORS: If you are interested in getting a military scholarship, Sgt. Robinson from the Marines will be making a presentation on the Naval R.O.T.C. scholarship process on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 12:40 in room 109. Please get a pass from Guidance or Mrs. Povse to attend.

Any African American student in grades 9-11 who is interested in a career in teaching is asked to complete a survey from the National Alliance of Black School Educators. Please stop by the guidance office to pick up the survey which is due November 4.

It. Is. On. ... SHS Dodgeball Tournament! Who will win the trophies, cash and bragging rights? Start forming your team of 6-8 now for the Wednesday, November 13th Tourney in the gym at 7pm. Turn your team registration form in to the school office, with $30 and signed waivers for anyone under 18. Forms and waivers are attached on the SHS website, and are also in the school office. Registration will also be held next week in the Commons. Sign up in advance and save money! May the best team win!

There will be a meeting for any boy not in a fall sport wishing to play basketball in Coach Reed’s room 228 directly after school Today. Questions? See Coach Reeed.

Josten's will be here tomorrow from 7:30a-12:30a, they ask that students bring the completed forms along with their $60 deposit.

Class of 2017! It’s that time of year to think of fun T-Shirt designs! If you’re interested submit a drawing to Room 130. Deadline is November 12th, 2013. Winner of the contest will receive a FREE t-shirt and bragging rights. So make it good.

Attn. Senators! Thursday is Redemption Thursday! Take your Shlotto cards to the commons during either lunch shift to claim your prize. Remember to put your name and teacher's name on the back because you might win a prize in the drawing on Friday! Due to supply and demand, we will only accept 5 SHLotto cards per day per student and only one of those can be a Monthly Special. Thank you for your understanding. If you don't want to redeem them for what is under the scratch-off sticker, make sure your name and teacher's name are on the card and put them in grade appropriate can to be in the drawing for $25. As always, Thank You for Being a Senator!

Volleyball plays Roxanna Tonight at 6:00 in Mattoon for the first match of Sectionals.
This Friday “The Foreigner” opens at 7:30 in the auditorium and is being directed by SHS senior Austin Vincent with Janna Schorfheide, assistant director and Brad Schoppenhorst, lighting designer. The show, known for its humor, is sure to have some side-splitting moments. Saturday’s performance is at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday’s is at 2 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens can be purchased by calling 525-3100 or at the door. All seating is general admission. A bonus for the Friday night crowd, the unveiling for the Spring Musical will be announced by its director, Craig Williams.
ATTENTION ALL HOLIDAY SHOPPERS: Mark your calendars NOW for the 3rd annual SHS Booster Club Holiday Spirit Wear Sale! It will be on Saturday, December 7th from 9:00 to noon in the SHS annex. Come early for some great bargains on hoodies, T-shirts and more! Free gift wrapping and treats will be available too! See you there.......

Springfield High Parents. Tonight at 7 PM in the Commons, the Booster Club is hosting a Red and Black Gala Kickoff meeting. Come meet other Springfield High parents and hear about the numerous volunteer opportunities to help with the Gala. A drawing will be held for 2 Gala tickets and a Silent Auction basket. That's Tuesday, November 5th 7 PM in the Commons. Questions? Call Mary Beth Stephens 546-2603.

Attention German Club! Do you have a great idea for a cool design for our new German Club T-Shirt? If so, please turn it in by Thursday, November 7. The student with the best design can win a free T-Shirt and $10.