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Springfield, IL 62704

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January 21, 2022

Good morning Springfield High! Today is January 21, 2022

After school tutoring is available for any SHS student on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 in room 160. Tutoring is provided by SHS teachers and students can come in for support in any subject. Lunch time tutoring is also available every day during either lunch shift in room 120.

Seniors - check out the newly available CFLL scholarships! This link includes the Country Financial Community Scholarship. Start your applications and get ‘em in!   https://cfll.org/Grants-Scholarships/Scholarships

Get ready for some TRIVIA! The Booster Club is hosting a Trivia Night on Saturday, January 29, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the Commons. Teams of 6 need a captain to go to:  www.shstrivia.com  Then click Team Registration at the top! Get your friends and family together for a night of fun at SHS!

National Honor Society is now accepting applications for new Junior and Senior members. A list of eligible applicants is located on each class's Canvas page announcements tab. The lists are also posted outside Mr. Kramer's office (153A), Mrs. Taft's room (356), and the Main Office. Applications will be due February 24th. Any questions please reach out to Mr. Kramer (bkramer@sps186.org) or Mrs. Taft (mtaft@sps186.org).

CITY Tournament tickets are on sale- $5 per ticket.  SHS students can purchase tickets during their lunch shift in the commons. The general public can purchase tickets from 9:00am-1:00pm today.

The boys and girls track and field season begins on Monday January 24th.  If you have not signed up and plan on coming out, please see coach Cotner this week!

Penny wars has started and will run this week! Help the Superintendent's Roundtable support Compass for Kids in the run up to city tournament. The goal is to fill each bucket with your class number with the most pennies. Students can sabotage a team of their choice by adding nickels, dimes, quarters, and dollars to cancel out the pennies in each bucket. The class with the most pennies wins. The buckets can be found in the commons in both lunch shifts and in the main office during the day.

SENIORS:  Vote for senior superlatives. You can find the link on Senior Class Canvas! Voting goes through Sunday!

Yearbooks will be going up in price on February 1st!! Order your book NOW at www.yearbookforever.com before it’s too late!  

PARENTS! IT’s time to buy ads for your SENIORS!!! Go to www.yearbookforever.com to show your love and support!

The Lady Senator basketball team started City tournament action with a victory against Southeast 65-52. SHS had 4 girls in double figures with Virtuous Komolafe leading the scoring with 15 points, Kaleah Toran and Chloe Byrd each added 14 and Emma Scheffler chipped in 10. SHS will next play on Saturday against SHG at 6. 

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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