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Springfield High School

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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements for September 26, 2017

September 26, 2017

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Tuesday, September 26, 2017 where successful Senators follow the classroom and school wide expectations and allow for learning all throughout the building. Thank you for Being A Senator!

Listen up students!  The SHS Photo Video club is back on schedule but this time with a new meeting spot.  We’ll be in the Commons this Wednesday, the 27th right after school discussing our new projects and club officers.  After this, meetings are scheduled to be held every other Wednesday.  Also, don't forget to turn in your sign-up sheets and $5 club fees. See you there!  

"Are you interested in the medical field? If so, the Pre-Health Club is meeting October 2nd in room 521 after school. Come to meet accomplished doctors and medical personnel to discover the many fields of medicine. Contact Ellie Thomson for more information."

Juniors & Seniors interested in attending the Capital Area Education/Career Fair at the State Fair-Orr Building on Wednesday, October 4th should've received a permission slip in their English classes. If not, stop by the Guidance Office.  Students will leave school at 11:57 pm or after 4th period.  In order for this to be coded as an activity, students must have turned in Signed permission slips by Monday, October 2nd, 3:30 pm-no exceptions.  Students check in with their Guidance Dean at the Orr Building. STUDENTS MUST BE PASSING ALL CLASSES TO ATTEND.

"Homecoming tickets are being sold all week at Lunch. 25 dollars for couples and 15 singles. They will be sold at the dance as well but only singles for 20 dollars"

Seniors - The SAT lunch reward forms must be returned  to guidance Mr. Schurman by Thursday the 28th @ 4:00pm no later .

I scream, you scream, 2019 screams for ice cream! Come to Cherry Berry on Tuesday, September 26th from 5-9 pm to enjoy frozen yogurt while also supporting the class of 2019!

Class of 2019: Last chance to order spiritwear. Deadline for forms will be September 27th. Forms will be passed out in the Commons or on the table in front of the Main Office. Please return completed forms to Mrs. Hopper in Room 112 or your class officers. Pick up your order form today and support the Class of 2019!

"If you would like to join high pride please pick up a membership form from main office or room 326, and return to Mr. Kramer in room 326 or a student council officer by September 29th."

Are you interested in gaining experience in investing and many other aspects of the business world?  If so the Springfield Legacy Investment Club is for you.  If you would like to join come to our informational meeting in Room 216 on Wednesday the 27th, right after school.For more information ask Raj Sinha, Cavin Armour, or Madison Ridley.

"The homecoming spirt days this year are Monday, September 25th, Jungle Day. Tuesday the 26th is Holiday Day. Wednesday is country vs country club. Thursday will be decade day where freshman are 50s, sophomores are 60s, juniors 70s, seniors 80s. And finally Friday the 29th is color day, freshman wear camo. Sophomores are red, juniors black and seniors wear togos!" 

"Homecoming court voting will be happening this week on both lunch shifts! Monday and Tuesday will be Seniors and Juniors voting and Wednesday and Thursday will be for freshman and Sophomores!!"

The boys soccer team improved to 5 and 1 in the CS8 with a 9 to 0 victory over Lanphier. The Senators got goals from Kelby Phillips (4), Luke Owsley, Ben Huston, Roman Elston, Max Thuma and Ben Ihlenfeldt. Collin Taylor was in goal for the shutout.

"Last day to order your Avanti's Famous Original Gondola, only $7 or Loaf of Bread, only $3 now from any German student, German Club student or Herr Koeppel.  Delivery is Thursday, October 5, during both lunch shifts and until 4 pm in the Commons.  Questions, contact Sabrena Campbell 691-5401."

Attention Freshmen - The freshmen class will be selling homemade cookies and rice krispy treats for tailgate on Friday. We are in need of freshmen to donate items. Please bring your baked goods to room Mrs. Kaiser in room 354 or Mrs. Devlin in room 121 by Friday noon.

Attention seniors: If you missed our Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) workshop, it will also be held Wednesday, September 27 at 6:00 p.m. at Lincoln Library in the Carnegie Room on the North 1st Floor. Attend this workshop and learn the average cost of college, types of financial aid available and what you need to apply for financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). See Mrs. Lauer with questions!

Homecoming guest forms are available in the guidance office for any student bringing  a guest from another school. Please have the forms completed with proper signatures and bring them with you to the dance along with your photo ID”s. It is very important that you and your guest provide identification. 


                                            Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance!

                                                                 Pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.

                                                                   And to the republic for which it stands, one nation under God,

                Indivisible with liberty and justice for all.


                                                       ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~MOMENT OF SILENCE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


                                                   Teachers – now is time for the dress code check. Thank you.