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Springfield, IL 62704

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January 10, 2020

Good morning Springfield High! Today is January 10, 2020

In honor of upcoming Black History Month, SHS is sponsoring a writing contest titled “The Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.” The winning prize is $100. All essays are due to Mrs. Eaton by February 14th, 2020.  There is no word minimum or limit, so submit an essay and win $100!!

Model UN will meet in room 354 at 3:30 p.m.

If you haven’t gotten your Lifetouch pictures, Ms. Moon still has a few left in her classroom. Please come by room 364 to pick them up!

Sign Language Club will meet after school Monday from 3:30-4:30 in room 362.  All are welcome.   See Mrs. Davis in room 363 or Terrance Cypress if you have any questions.

The next FCA meeting will be Tuesday from 6:00-7:15 pm in the Cafeteria. Pizza will be provided and we will be listening to a talk from retired SHS teacher and coach Bob Nesbit. If you have any questions, please stop and talk to Mr. Lightfoot in room 330.

Boys and Girls track practice begins on January 27th for all athletes not involved in a winter sport. If you plan on coming out for the track team, you MUST sign up with Coach Cotner (Boys) or Coach Hale(Girls) and get an informational sheet.

Urgent, last chance, $5 off, online yearbook sale.  Coupon code “LASTCHANCE” (all caps, no space).  Students who want to order a yearbook, must do so by January 24th. Purchase at www.yearbook.forever.com , OR stop by Ms. Moon’s room 364 if paying with check or cash!   Do not wait and miss the fresh new look of our yearbook.  New layout. More inclusion.  Don’t regret not buying one.  They are gonna be awesome.

There will be a softball open gym this Sunday upstairs in the old gym from 1-2:30 pm.

The Lady Senator basketball team beat Southeast last night 67 to 54. SHS was led in scoring by Virtuous Komolafe with 26 points, Kenzey Decker added 22 and Chloe Byrd chipped in 15. Next up for SHS is a game Saturday at Normal U-High.

Attention all football linemen and anyone who wants to be the best looking players on the field…the AM meetings are coming... check your Hudl app for details.

Attention Juniors: Applications for next year’s Sangamon County CEO program are now open. Go to www.sangamonceo.com to apply. Any questions, see Mrs. Lauer in guidance, deadline for applications is April 15th!

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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