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Springfield, IL 62704

Morning Announcements Tuesday, February 25

February 25, 2020

Good morning Springfield High! Today is February 25, 2020




Mrs. Lauer is taking a group of juniors and seniors interested in Law Enforcement on a field trip to the United States Attorney’s Office of Central Illinois on March 12th. The “BLAST; Building Lasting Relationships Between Police and Community” will be from 1st through 5th hour with lunch provided. Students will meet local and federal law enforcement officers, participate demonstrations and simulations, learn about careers in the criminal justice system, etc. You must be passing all classes to attend Any questions, or if you’d like a permission slip, see Mrs. Lauer in guidance.


Hey Everybody!!  “Want to win a pack of gift cards or coupons? Enter your name into Pen In A Box Clubs drawing at lunch Wed. and Fri. every week at lunch by donating just a $1! The 3 winners will be announced at the boys basketball game Feb 28th so be there!”


Attention JUNIORS and SENIORS- If you are interested in serving as a poll worker for the upcoming March 17th Primary Election.Students must meet certain criteria to be eligible. Please see Mr. Kyes in the guidance office for an application and information. Students who are accepted will be paid $200.


Achtung Achtung German Club! If you are in German Club but not in Herrn Koeppel’s German classes, please come to a short meeting in room 250 today to talk about next week’s International Dinner. If you are planning to attend the dinner, please make this meeting a priority. Hope to see you there.


This weekend the Springfield Ballet Company presents Romeo and Juliet! Come and see some of your SHS students present this Shakespearean classic. The story takes place in Verona, a city divided among to houses (the Montagues and the Capulets). Romeo and Juliet are two star-crossed lovers that would do anything to be with each other, even in the midst of their houses fighting. From the handmade set pieces to the colorful costumes this is a show that no one would not want to miss.  As well as the 16th century set pieces and the sword fighting this show is also special because it is the first time that SBC has performed it in more than a decade and also performing it at the Hoagland. The shows are on the February 28 (at 7pm), February 29 (at 7pm) and March 1 (at 2pm). To find out ticket information and other details about the show you can contact the SBC office or the Hoogland Center for the Arts.


Any girl interested in trying out for softball should come to a short meeting, directly after school, this Thursday in room 116. See Coach Koger with questions.


Fellowship of Christian Athletes will be meeting today from 6:00-7:15 pm in the cafeteria. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Lightfoot in room 330


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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