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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for Monday, December 5, 2016

December 5, 2016

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Monday, December 5, 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!

The deadline for turning in baby pics and getting portraits done is extended until Christmas break. Bring your baby pic and $10 to room 254. Call Grussenmeyer “Class Act” Photography, 787-6688, to make an appointment for your sitting��”cost $18. Capitol Line Yearbook is now accepting Senior quotes, if you get your quote from the internet, you must give credit to the source. Give your quotes to Kashay Lee or Mrs. Eslahi Room 254. THEIR IS NO COST!!
The Capitoline Yearbook is still on sale at $60 a copy; if you cannot pay the full amount now, you can pay 1/2 and the rest later. In January, the cost will be $70 per copy.

Be A Senator is selling SHS shirts. Order forms are available in each of the offices or on the school website. Orders are due in Guidance by Dec. 7th.

High Pride game of the week this week is hockey. Game is TONIGHT at 8:30 at the Nelson Center.

There will be a Showchoir combo (band) rehearsal next Tuesday December 6th 7-8pm and Tuesday December 13th from 7-8:30pm in the choir room. Please bring instruments and your music. There will be a performance on Wednesday, Dec 14th that we will be preparing for. Hope to see you all there Next Tuesday.

The following University will be visiting SHS this week, TUESDAY: Vincennes University in Indiana during 5th Hour.

We still have 40 students who took the PSAT in October that are eligible for your discount that have yet to pick it up. Please stop by the main office TODAY to get your cash! For questions see Ms. Smith or Mr. Barnes.

Congratulations to the freshmen and sophomore members of the SHS Scholastic Bowl team for placing 1st and 2nd in the Athens Fresh/Soph 2016 Tournament. Aidan Fein with 745 points for the day, Ben Norris with 405 points, Drew Borland with 270 points and Molly Harms with 210 points were named to the All Tournament Team. Other high scorers for the Senators were Will Yepsen with 175, Jack Allen with 95, Miles Ralph with 75, Mick Gremer with 50, and Miles Wilson with 40. Varsity will have practice Tuesday and Thursday only this week until 4:30. CS8 Varsity Tournament is in Rochester Saturday.

The Lady Senator basketball team beat Lincoln 65 to 34 on Saturday. Leading SHS was Ashley Robinson with 13 points, Raina Gully added 12 and Abby Ratsch chipped in 11. Next up is a game on Tuesday at Quincy Notre Dame.

Led by Gage Hamill, Jude Kneller, and Adam Milling, the Springfield High boys swim team WON, for the first time ever, the Macomb Invite Saturday. Gage won the 100 fly, while coming in second in the 200 free. Jude won the 100 free, and Adam won the 100 breaststroke. Our 200 and 400 free relays were also impressive in their wins with Jude, Jake Frech, Matthew Knox, and Gage taking the 200 free relay, and Michael, Jude, Matthew Knox and Gage winning the 400 free relay. Our 200 Medley of Evan Weller, Adam, Michael and Jake took second. Tomorrow they swim against Bloomington High School!