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101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements Wednesday, October 11, 2017

October 11, 2017

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Attention those interested in nursing: St. John’s College of Nursing will be hosting an open house on Monday, October 16th. There are two sessions available. See the special programs page on the guidance webpage or Mrs. Lauer for details!


Attention seniors !!! — See Mr. Schurman / Mrs. Lauer if you are interested in writing an essay for the DAR Good Citizen Program and Scholarship . Two national winners will be awarded $5,000.00 and invited to Washington DC to read the essay.


Achtung Achtung German Club! We will be meeting in room 250 right after school today. We will talk about our new German Club T-Shirt and upcoming events. Hope to see you there.


Attention seniors: Anyone planning on majoring in education should see Mrs. Lauer in the post secondary office for a scholarship opportunity.

21st Century will begin October 16th. If you need an application, pick one up in the guidance office. 21st Century meets Monday though Thursday after school from 3:30 to 5:30 and is free and open to all students

The SHS Photo Video club will be meeting today right after school in the commons.  

Pizza, Pizza, Pizza!! Thursday, Thursday, Thursday!!

Be A Senator will be selling hot, Papa Johns pizza this Thursday during both lunch shifts in the commons for only $2 per slice!! Thank you for support your Be A Senator team.


Attention Seniors: Mrs. Lauer and Victoria Jones from the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) will be hosting a “College Changes Everything” Application Completion Day on Tuesday, October 31st in the Ghandi room. Student will have the opportunity to complete their college application with assistance available to ensure everything is done correctly! To sign up, see Mrs. Laurer in the post secondary office.


Congratulations to Cody Pennell, Eugene Phillips, and Marissa Gooch for being honored as student of the month at CACC.


The capital area career center CACC will have an open house Thursday, October 19 from 5-7.  Students who are interested in attending CACC next year are encouraged to attend.


Attention juniors and seniors: Sign ups for college representatives currently scheduled to speak at SHS in October are hanging outside Mrs. Lauer’s office. Make sure you have checked for any schools you are interested in. Representatives will be here from ISU, SEMO, MIZZOU, BRADLEY, SIU-C, EASTERN, WESTERN, TRUMAN STATE, HARRIS STOWE STATE and more!! Any questions, see Mrs. Lauer in the post secondary office

                                              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 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~