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Springfield High School

101 South Lewis Street
Springfield, IL 62704

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September 10, 2021

Good morning Springfield High! Today is September 10, 2021

Important Numbers

Attendance Office - 525-3111
Guidance Office - 525-3106
Main Office - 525-3100

No change will be given this year.

Student Council Freshman and Sophomore elections will happen the week of 13th. All videos will be due the 13th and voting will take place on the 15th. Check class canvas page for more info/details. Email bkramer@sps186.org if you have any questions. For more information go to your class canvas page. If you have any questions, email Kramer.

We encourage all of our students to cheer on their classmates in an appropriate manner in all of our athletic contests.  In order to help reduce the cost of attending the events, we will be selling Student Activity Passes for $30.  These passes are good for all SHS home events excepts tournaments and post-season play.  These passes are sold only before school and after school in the main office, room 204.

Lunch time tutoring is available in room 120 during your lunch shift.

Get your early bird price on the 21-22 yearbook now through 10/31 at www.yearbookforever.com. 

Looking for a job? See job postings posted outside Mrs. Devlin's office Room 121.

All freshmen interested in applying for the P4 physician preparatory pipeline program must complete an on-line application by September 17.  The application is on the district website www.sps186.org.  The P4 program is a district partnership with the SIU school of medicine that introduces freshmen to careers in the field of medicine.

Attention band members: do you play an instrument and need volunteer hours? Or looking to add an extra curricular activity to to your college application? Well, the Executive Sound Showchoir Band wants You! We are looking to fill spots for the Award-Winning showchoir band the accompany the Award-Winning Showchoir here at SHS! We rehearse every Tuesday night from 6 pm until 7 pm and our first rehearsal is this Tuesday, September 14th. So if you are interested come sit in and play some of our custom arrangements with us!  This is a fun and relaxing group. We are looking to help expand your musical knowledge! All are welcome, but we are in need of Trumpets, Alto & Tenor Saxophones, guitar and keyboard/Synthesizer players. Must be able to sight read. 

First Feminist Club meeting is Tuesday, September 14 right after school on the front lawn, weather permitting. Email Ms. Moon if you were unable to sign up and want access to the club’s Canvas page. 

The deadline to sign up for the PSAT/NMSQT is today  This is only for 11th graders who want to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship.  9th and 10th graders may sign up, but the score will not count for the Scholarship.  The cost of the test is $18 and you must sign up in Guidance.

It’s a stormy night in a spine chilling mansion. You and 5 other guests have been invited for dinner. Sounds nice until you discover a death. A murder, who did it? Any clue? If Solving crimes and performing interests you join the Fall Play crew for an informational meeting about this year’s production of Clue Monday, Sept 13 after school in the auditorium. Aleah Cross, Ellen Tuttle, or Mrs. Eaton in room 366 with questions.

GSA will meet today after school in Mrs. Eaton’s room 366. Snacks and games provided. See you there.

The boys golf team struggled last night in the wind at Piper Glen.  They defeated Glenwood but lost to SHG.  Peyton Woods led the way with a 39.  Jake Baldin carded a 41.  Julian Valenti added a 45 and Bryce Pound a 46.  They face Jacksonville after school today.  

Model UN will meet in Room 354 after school today. 

Congrats to the 20-21 yearbook staff whose yearbook won the Walsworth Gallery of Excellence award!!  A select group of yearbooks are inducted each year and are showcased at workshops,  regional, state and national conventions, as well as on the Walsworth Website!  Congrats on an amazing job!!!!

The boys golf team improved to 3-1 with a win over Jacksonville last night.  Peyton Woods led the way with a 38.  Making his varsity debut Max Gebhardt added a 39.  Jake Baldin, Julian Valenti, and Reece Fullerton all carded 40s.  Today the team travels to Mattoon for a two day tournament at Meadowview and Mattoon Country Club.  

The varsity soccer team battled to 3-3 tie with Quincy Notre Dame last night. Kai Brudnak scored twice and Cooper Kowalewski added 1 for the Senators. The JV soccer team remained undefeated with an 1-0 victory. No practice tonight great job.

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.

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