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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Announcements 10/19

October 19, 2020

Good morning Springfield High! Today is October 19, 2020

Notable Numbers

Attendance Office - (217) 525-3111
Main Office Phone - (217) 525-3100; Fax - (217) 525-3122 
Guidance Office - (217) 525-3106; Fax - (217) 525-3129
Special Education Office - (217) 525-3109

The deadline to sign up and pay for an AP exam is Friday, November 6th.  Students need to login to their MyAp.Collegeboard.org account and select the tests they want to take.  Each test is $94, payment is also due on November 6th. Cash or checks can be dropped to the Guidance Office or a check can be mailed to the school.  Checks should be made out to SHS.  Please include the student name and which AP test(s) they want to take.  Any questions?  Contact Mrs. Adeniji in the Guidance Office or at kadeniji@sps186.org

Hey Senators! Did you notice the new class in your Canvas dashboard? It’s lunchtime tutoring, or the Academic Center! If you need help with any assignment or don’t understand something, click on the Academic Center for directions on how to meet with Mr. Hull during your lunch hour. 

LLCC is sponsoring online FAFSA events for our high school seniors. Step by step presentations by LLCC’s Financial Aid Office on how to complete the FAFSA with opportunities to meet with Financial Aid representatives and Q/A at the conclusion of the presentation.  This presentation is recommended for High School Seniors/parents new to completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You can use this link:  https://forms.gle/CHMqzTVDoNhru2aU8

 The SHS Booster Club is hosting an online trivia night on Friday, November 13th! Students, friends, and families can form teams to play and have some remote fun! Click on the banner on the SHS web site for more information.

Come connect with other SHS students and share common experiences by attending a weekly Support Group. These will take place on Mondays and will be led by Mrs. AbuSaba and Mrs. Troppa via Zoom at 1:30 & 2:30.  If you are interested, please click on the right hand side box on the SHS home page, or go to the Feeling Stressed? banner sign up.

The cross country team competed at Lincoln Park on Saturday against Lanphier, Jacksonville and Rochester. The varsity girls finished second two points behind Rochester. Maddie Kim was the top finisher for SHS with a second place finish covering the three miles in 19:53.
The varsity boys fished second two points behind Rochester. Matthew Johnson was the top placer for SHS with a second place finish covering three miles in 16:39.

Election Results - Congratulations to all the students.

Freshman Class - Student Council - Ruth Becker, Joe Brudnak, Maddie Foster, Carter Kruse, Lily Lambert, Daija Lott, Finn Powell, Faizaan Shaikh.  Officers - Treasurer - Srihari Suregubelli; Secretary - Nishi Korrappati; Vice President - Carter Kruse; President;  President - Faizaan Shaikh.

No baseball today due to the weather.

And now 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.