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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Monday, February 8, 2016

February 8, 2016

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Monday, February 8, 2016 where successful Senators follow the classroom and school wide expectations and allow for learning all throughout the building. Thank you for Being A Senator!

Juniors and seniors eligible to apply for NHS this year are posted outside of the main office, 326 and 356. Please check the list and let Mr. Kramer in room 326 know if you intend to apply or not. Applications can be picked up in room 326 and are due by 3:30 P.M. on Friday, February 12.

Students, Want to win a prize? Write an essay or do a poster for the African American History Month contests and you might do just that. See the posters in the halls or Mrs. Eslahi in room 254 for more information.

Last chance to buy a flower is Thursday this week. They will be delivered to students on Friday during 3rd and 5th hour. Hurry and buy now before we run out.

The African American History Month Trivia Contest will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays in February.

Join us the the auditorium on February 26 for the African American History Program, “Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Congressman John Lewis.

The SHS Book Fair will be in the library until Friday February 12. Stop by and see the Spring Selections.

Panther Creek Country Club is looking for lifeguards and swim coaches for the summer of 2016. If you are interested in a position applications can be found on our website as well as in the business office of the club. For more information, please contact the clubhouse at (217) 546-4431. Up to date lifeguard certification required.

Chic-fil-a is currently hiring. There is a trailer set up at the building site for applicants to apply. Building site is next to Longhorn Restaurant by the mall.

Chick-fil-A is back! Chick-fil-a nuggets will be sold at both lunch shifts Thursday. $4 gets your 8 nuggets and sauce. Chick-fil-a this Thursday.

Girl scouts of central Illinois at Camp Widjiwagan is currently hiring for summer jobs. See Mrs Devlin for information.

The Speech & Acting Team Competed at Regionals this Saturday at Glenwood High School and placed 5th overall. The following students advanced to Sectionals next week at Belleville West: Rebecca Hassebrock & Tom Duerr placed 4th in Dramatic Duet Acting; Rebecca also placed 4th in Radio Speaking; Kiki Frost placed 3rd in Dramatic Interpretation and 4th in Prose Speaking; Charlie Yockey tied for 2nd place in Extemperaneous Speaking; Anna Flinn placed 3rd in Impromptu Speaking and 4th in Original Oratory and Jacob Robinson placed 4th in Oratorical Declamation. Congratulations to the entire team for representing Springfield High so well. There is a team meeting directly after school today.

Juniors and Seniors- Webster University will be visiting SHS on TUESDAY FEBRUARY 9 at 1:35. Please see Mr. Kyes or the Guidance office for a pass.

The Lady Senator basketball team broke open a close game at halftime and beat Jacksonville 77 to 42. SHS was led in scoring by Kyra Webster with 22 points, Montshianna Pulliam added 14 and Ellie Brandt chipped in 10. Next up is a home game tomorrow night against SHG.

Congratulations to the Springfield High school "IN Session" showchoir for being named Best Tech Crew, Best showchoir Combo, Best Female soloist (Brianna Gude-Price), Best Vocal Sound and Grand Champion in the small group division at the 20th annual Danville Midwest Classic show choir competition! Heck of a way to start off the competition season!