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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Thursday, March 5, 2015

March 5, 2015

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Thursday, March 5, 2015 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: It is time once again for the College and Military recruiters to visit. Check the list outside Mrs. Povse's office or in the glass case outside of Guidance. Passes are needed for presentations held during a class period. Get a pass in Guidance or from Mrs. Povse.
March 9 12:40 Southeast Missouri State, Cape Girardeau, MO
March 10 10:20 Lincoln College
March 12 10:00 SIU-Carbondale
1:35 Northern Illinois University, DeKalb
2:35 Western Illinois University, Macomb

Seniors applying for the Plato and Flora McCourtney: a new version of the scholarship in pdf form is now on the database which will enable you to complete it online rather than on paper.
SENIORS: If you have not yet completed the FAFSA be aware that many schools require FAFSA completion by the end of March. Don't miss out on FREE money! If you need assistance see Mrs. Povse ASAP.

Any students interested in taking an AP Test should bring $91 per test to the Guidance Office to sign up by Friday, March 13th. If you have any questions please see Mr. Barnes. Thanks,

Memorial Health System's is sponsoring Teens Experiencing Nursing, a 4 day summer camp from July 13-July 16. 30 area teens will be selected. If you want to job shadow nurses and learn more about the nursing career get an application and fill it out before April 3rd. Applications are online at MemorialCareers.com or from Mrs. Povse in 153A.

PORTA Pool in Petersburg, IL, will sponsor the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and Certification Course April 1 through April 6. The course will prepare participants to work as trained lifeguards. Participants must be 15 years old by April 6, 2015, and must attend all class sessions. Sessions will be held on April 1, 5:30 - 9:00 p.m.; April 3, 4, and 6, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Cost of the course is $210.00, due at time of registration. Recertification of currently certified lifeguards will be held simultaneously with this course for a cost of $150.00. For more information and to register, contact Rachel Frost, PORTA Pool Manager, 217/632-4745, or rfrost@porta202.org.

Avanti's is Coming! Order your Avanti's Famous Gondola, only $7, or Avanti's Loaf of Bread, only $3, NOW from any German student, German Club student or from Herr Koeppel. Gondola's are Avanti's famous 16" sweeter bread with salami, ham, American cheese, and lettuce. YUM! Order yours now through Wednesday, March 11. Delivery is Thursday, March 19, during both lunch shifts and until 4 pm. Questions, contact Sabrena Campbell 691-5401.

Attention all Senators!! Be A Senator if recognizing outstanding behavior and acts of kindness by students and staff throughout the building. If you catch a Senator in the act, be sure to write it down on any paper and drop it in the Be A Senator box, located outside the cafeteria. Any questions see Mr. Kramer or Mr. Becker.

BAS will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's pizza today during both lunch shifts for $2 per slice. Pizza, Pizza, Pizza, Today, Today, Today!

Wrestling team -get your gear turned in. Anyone unable to find issued gear will need to pay for any lost equipment.

The Lady Senators Track & Field team opened up its 2015 season at the St. Teresa Invite at Millikin University last night. Coming in first for the Lady Senators was the 4 x 200 team of Michaela Pattie, Ingrid Samuels, Reilly Stiver, and Kyra Webster with a time of 1:50.84. Finishing in second place were Sophie Gullo in the 3200 (12:24.57) Reilly Stiver in the 200 (27.03), the 4 x 400 team of Ingrid Samuels, Aly Goff, Carrie Rolf, Michaela Pattie in the 200 (27.2) and the 4 x 800 team of Aly Goff, Carrie Rolf, Lanae Lang, and Grace Thompson (10:37.77)