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Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 12/4

December 4, 2017

Good morning Springfield High! Today is Monday, December 4, 2017.

Attention: All 10th and 11th graders. If you haven’t taken Behind the Wheel and would like to do so, please stop by Room 128 and see Ms Dvorak at the beginning of your lunch shift.

"Hey, it's ugly sweater season! Join student council every Friday before break by wearing your favorite holiday appeal!!"

Seniors interested in the Senate Page Program must complete an application. Applications are in the guidance office on Yellow Paper. Applications are due to Mrs. Devlin or Mr. Schurman by tomorrow. We will not accept any late applications.

Attention SHS! Counting down the days until Christmas? Let German Club help you and sweeten up the long days of waiting. We are selling German Advent calendars filled with fine German chocolate for $4 each. If you would like to purchase one or more for you, your family or friends, please talk to a German Club student or to Herrn Koeppel in room 250. But hurry, there is only a limited number of calendars available.

Capitoline Yearbooks are on sale for $60 a copy.  In January, the cost rises to $70.  

Seniors, - Baby pictures for the yearbook are due by December 15th.  Also, call Grussenmeyer Photography at 787-6688 to schedule a time to have your senior portraits taken. Seniors, with portraits, can also put their "Senior Quotes"  in the yearbook at no charge. 

Come have a yummy, warm breakfast before heading out to finish your holiday shopping and help support GAPP at same time. Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser Saturday, December 9th, 8 am-10 am, 2554 Sunrise Drive (east side location).  Pancakes, bacon and a drink only $5.  Buy your ticket now from a GAPP student or buy at door.  See you there!

NHS hours for volunteer work at Joe Bee Tourney see Coach Berger.

6 SHS students are in the Springfield Ballet Company’s performance of the Nutcracker at Csangamon Auditorium this year.  Shows are at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 9th and 2:00 p.m. December 10th.

Attention Seniors - Last day to order cap and gown is December 13th — Jostens will be in the commons during both lunch shifts.

Are you 16 years or older,  interested in becoming certified to be a lifeguard, and want to earn a quarter gym credit?  Stop by the guidance office to get information about a lifeguard class at the downtown YMCA every Wednesday between January 10 and March 7.

Congratulations to Blessen Platt,  Michael Natty,  Zaire Harris,  and Chandler Dixon for being honored at the Springfield Urban League dinner Friday evening.  They received an award for academic excellence.

The Lady Senator basketball team beat Normal U-High Saturday 61-47. SHS had 3 players in double figures with Ozzy Erewele scoring 18 points, Maya Fetter added 13 and Nicole Swehla chipped in 10. Next up is a home game against Quincy Notre Dame on Tuesday with the varsity game starting at 7.

Are you interested in the medical field? If so, the Pre-Health Club is meeting today in room 521 after school. Come to meet with Dr. Ganai and Jill Stoops and learn about their experiences and accomplishments in medicine. Contact Ellie Thomson for more information.”

Attention SHS Photo Video club!  We will be meeting this Wednesday, the 6th, right after school in the commons.

Attention! Attention!  Fall play, The Pink Panther Strikes Again, was a success!  So much so, those who were involved in, or those who had friends in fall play should order DVD copies.  DVDs are $10 each and any questions or orders please talk to Teresa Lograsso.      

PIZZA, PIZZA, PIZZA, THURSDAY THURSDAY, THURSDAY!! Be A Senator will be selling hot, delicious Papa John's Pizza for only $2 a slice this Thursday during both lunch shifts in the Commons. Get yours before its gone! Thank you for supporting Be A Senator!

The Big Brother and Big Sister Organization will have a representative at SHS during both lunch shifts in the Commons on Tuesday, December 5. If you are interested in being a Big Brother or Big Sister, please stop by the Commons to pick up an application. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Kyes.

Congratulations to Zaire Harkless for placing 3rd at the Lincoln JV Wrestling Tournament.

Congratulations Kelby Phillips for starting for the West All American Team.  Kelby recorded 2 assists as the West won 4-1.

Would you please now rise for the Pledge of Allegiance!  

I 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.

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