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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Friday, November 14

November 14, 2008

Morning Announcements for Friday, November 14

ATTENTION!! ATTENTION!! That would be Junior and Senior Students
November 17th Lunch LLCC
November 17th 1:30 Midwest College of Cosmetology
Don't forget: Passes are not required for lunch visits but....You must have a pass from the guidance office to attend the college sessions. The calendar and the posters are on the Senior bulletin board located outside the Guidance office. Listed are dates and times the University or College will be in the building. Please ask Mrs. Sharp in the guidance office for a college pass to attend these sessions!

On Monday, November 24th Jostens will be in the building for meetings with all graduates to discuss ordering caps and gowns and any graduation extras you might like. The meetings will be 2nd and 5th hours and you will be called out of class when to attend.

Seniors: If you need help with college applications, essays, getting the FAFSA completed or other topics related to college, get help at a free workshop at Lincoln Library, Tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 in the Carnegie Room North. Pick up an informational flyer in Guidance.

SENIORS: If you are looking for scholarships, check out the SHS website under Guidance and click on scholarships. Every scholarship that comes to the school will be listed as we receive them. See if you are a qualifier for any of them and get your applications from Mr. Lawson or Mrs. Povse.

Interested in going to the most historic inauguration of all time? The Springfield Urban League and the Boys & Girls Club invite you to Inauguration 2009! Come explore Washington DC and see our 44th President Barack Obama sworn in. Information packets are available in the Guidance Office and the Main Office. Please see Ms. Johnson in room 160 after school with any questions.

The SITE Club will be meeting today in room 216 after school.

All 9th graders will continue to take the Explore Test today. When told to report to the commons please bring 2 sharpened pencils. No mechanical pencils.

There will be an Environmental Club meeting in Ms. Vander Leest's room Monday after school. Everyone is welcome.

All Cross Country Athletes need to turn in equipment to Coach Devlin this week and pick up banquet form.

The word for this week is inimical. If you listen carefully, you will hear it used around you in the classroom, the media or at work. Listen up and learn-be word wise!