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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 10/30

October 30, 2019

Good morning Springfield High! Today is October 30, 2019

Clarification for Seniors and Senior Parents - if you want to be in the yearbook you have two choices:  either get your picture taken at school with Lifetouch OR get your senior portraits done with Kari Bedford photography before November 15th. If you have any questions please call Dr. Leardi at 525-3100.

SENIORS!!!!!!!!!  The deadline is approaching to book your senior photo with Kari Bedford photography!!! You have until November 15….do your hear that seniors, NOVEMBER 15,  to make your appointment at schoolhouse pics.com!! 

School picture retake date will be November 18th.

If you want your yearbook for $70, you must order today or tomorrow! Beginning November 1, yearbooks go up to $75!!  Purchase at www.yearbookforever.com  NOW!!!! 

If you or your parents would like to purchase a fun, personal ad in the yearbook, go to www.yearbookforever.com!  It’s simple and easy!! 

Anyone who took pictures on picture day and has not received his or her photos, stop by room 364 and talk to Ms. Moon. She still has a few from each class! Thanks!

Tomorrow!  A very spooky, "Salem Witch Trial" Feminist Club meeting!   Right after school in Moon’s room 364!  All are welcome!!!

AP Exam signup has begun in the Guidance Office.  Each exam is $94 and the deadline to sign up and pay for each exam is November 8th.  Any questions? See Mrs. Adeniji in 169.

Hey Students - you know those glass cases outside of the main office?  Do you have a hobby or collection that you want to display in the cases? You can showcase your stuff in there - see Leardi for details or ideas.

Interested in working backstage for the fall play? We’d love to have you! You can sign up now with Mrs. Gerdes in Room 363 or Mrs. Eaton in Rm. 366. If you have any questions, talk to Mrs. Eaton, Mrs. Gerdes, or Kaylee Wobig.

Students - FREE breakfast and lunch are available each school day. Please make sure that one of your items includes a fruit or vegetable. We serve the most lunches each day amongst the 3 high schools and would like to be #1 in serving breakfast as well! Breakfast and lunch menus are available online. Thank you for supporting our cafeteria staff!

Application deadlines for Junior or Senior AP Students who would like to tutor after school are due by today. Sign up in the Guidance Office today if you are interested.

As Senator basketball season is approaching, we are seeking support via advertisements in our new 2019-20 Senators Basketball memento book we are introducing this year. This book will feature a page for each senior athlete, as well as opportunities for family and friends to purchase additional spaces to highlight their athlete (Freshman - Junior) this upcoming season.  SHS students can purchase one and two-line “shoutouts” that will be placed throughout the book to encourage their favorite athletes.  Shoutouts can be purchased by teachers and students for $3.  Memento books will be sold for $10 each beginning at the first home game on December 5, 2019.  Order forms will be placed in the office.  Please attach your money along with the shoutout.  The last day to purchase your shoutout will be November 15th.  Please make checks payable to: SHS Boys Basketball program. Lisa Sloan or Dana Goodrum at lillisa719@gmail.com or Danagoodrum@gmail.com.

Hey Senators! Do you like candy? Want a chance to win free candy for a good cause? Play the Guessing Game on lunch. Pay 50 cents for one guess or $1.00 for three guesses! All money collected goes to the United Way. All treats, no tricks!

D&D Club has been cancelled for Friday. Please see Mr. Havener for questions.

The boys soccer team advanced to the Sectional final with a 2-1 victory over Champaign Central. Carter Formea and Wolf Brethorst scored for the Senators while Ben Huston had 2 assists. Collin Taylor had an outstanding game in goal. The Senators will play Morton on Friday 6 pm at Bloomington High School.

Calling all wrestlers! There will be a brief informational meeting for all students thinking of joining the wrestling team today right after school in the auditorium. 

Fan Bus - There will be a fan bus on November 1st for the football playoff game in Lemont.  Permission slips are on the counter in the main office, room 204.  The cost will be $15 to ride the bus and this includes the ticket to get into the game.  Students will need to bring extra money for any other items they may want.  This will limited to the first 37 students who turn in their permission slips and money.  This form must be turned in by 3:30 on Thursday - NO EXCEPTIONS.

There will be a meeting for all boys interested is boys swimming Tuesday, November 5th after school in room 316.  Any questions, please see Coach Seiple or Ms. Smith.

Model UN Members: You must turn in your permission slips by 8:15 am tomorrow. 

Model UN will meet on Friday before school and on Friday after school in room 354. Come to the meeting that fits in your schedule.

Thanks to the girls volleyball team for a great season who finished the season with a 21-13 record after a loss to Bloomington High in the Regional tournament.

If you have any old iPods, iPod chargers, or overhead headphones, please donate them to Mr. Kramer's office in room 153A during the afternoons between now and Friday, November 8th. All proceeds go to Music & Memory to help with the music therapy of Alzheimer's patients.

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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