Congratulations Cross Country Runner Madison Marasco
Cross Country Runner, Madison Marasco beat the home-course school Tuesday, September 19, with a record with a 3.1 mile time of 18 minutes and 18 seconds! Congratulations Maddie & the Girls’ Cross Country Team!
SHS VIP Dine to Donate @ Portillo’s
SHS Band Boosters – Dine to Donate @ Chipotle – September 26
Help support the SHS Band Boosters on Tuesday, September 26, from 3:30-7:30 p.m. Stop by Chipotle before the Music Mosaic Concert that evening! Details here
SHS Class Spirit Competition Totals for September 19
We’ve got spirit, how about you? The results are in for the class spirit competition.
5th place, Staff with 72pts
4th place, Juniors with 159 pts
3rd place, Sophomores with 174 pts
and in 1st place, Freshmen with with 255 pts.
The Powder Puff points have been added in. Keep dressing up each day to earn your class points. Remember you can also earn points by adding money into your class’ bin. Each dollar counts as a point and put pennies in other class’ bins to subtract their points.
CLASS of 2017 – Your Senior Yearbook has arrived!!
CLASS OF 2017, your senior year yearbook has arrived! Yearbooks will be distributed at the Homecoming game THIS Friday, September 22. There will be a yearbook table set up in front of the ticket booth. Yearbooks can also be picked up at the Cashier’s Office; make sure to bring an ID. If you did not purchase a yearbook, you may still do so. The cost of the book is $48. Yearbooks will be available to purchase at the Cashier’s Office. They will also be for sale at the Homecoming game for a promotional price of $45. Cash and checks made out to SHS will be accepted. #WeAreSHS
Poetry Open Mic – September 21
Looking for a place to share your poetry? Looking for a place to hear personal stories? Come on out to the first Poetry Open Mic of the year! Meet us at Siegie’s Corner in the Media Center after school on Thursday for some amazing spoken word. You won’t be disappointed, and may just be inspired! See you there!
Congratulations National Merit Semifinalists
Congratulations to Schaumburg High School’s semifinalists – Lisa N. Bonatz and Edwin J. Suresh. Full article here – click here.
Hurricane Relief Fund
Please donate to our Hurricane Relief Fund during Homecoming Week. There will be a giant Bake Sale Wednesday, September 20, and a Saxon Obstacle Course to test your skill. Get more details from your PE teacher.
College Applications Questions/Assistance – September 20
Seniors do you need help completing your college applications? Do you have questions about financial aid? Do you need help finding scholarships? Or maybe you just need help getting organized and finding colleges that are a good fit for you! If you answered yes to any of these questions please stop by on Wednesday, September 20, during periods 5-8
Powder Puff Game TONIGHT!!
POWDER PUFF GAME TONIGHT 6:00 p.m. Adults – $3.00 / Students – $1.00 with ID
Blessings in a Backpack Donations
The Student Athlete Leadership Team will be collecting donations for Blessings in a Backpack during the Homecoming Soccer and Football games on Friday, September 22, from 4:30-8:00 p.m. . Please bring non-perishable food items to either entrance to the stadium between those times to help your fellow Saxons. Food items must be unopened and should not be expired.
Homecoming T-Shirts Information
SAXONS – Homecoming t-shirts go on sale this week! $5 each, year numbers are on the back of the shirts! Yellow- ’21 Green- ’20 Red- ’19 Blue- ’18
Music Open Mic – September 20
Hey musicians of all types: the first Music Open Mic of the year is this coming Wednesday, September 20. Come up to Siegie’s Corner after school to sing, play, or listen. Whether you’re a karaoke expert, a beginning pianist, or master guitarist, we want to hear you perform in a welcoming environment. All skill levels are welcomed, and we have instruments you can use. See you Wednesday!
Parking Spaces Information
All students should park in the West and Northwest parking lots. Parking spaces at the front of the building are for staff members only. If you park anywhere other than the student designated areas, you may be ticketed or towed.
Interested in Joining iTech?
The iTech Team is looking for individuals who have a passion for helping others and want to learn more about technology. Interested? Visit the iTech Desk within the Media Center or click here to request more information. https://goo.gl/YQaams
2017 Homecoming Dance Information
Homecoming 2017 “Sleepy Hollow” is Saturday, September 23, from 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Tickets: $15 singles, $30 couples. Information and Guest Pass Forms can be found here.
SHS Offering FREE SAT Test Preparation class – Sign up now
SHS is offering a free SAT Test Preparation class.
The class will include 16 one hour sessions, that will cover:
Principal’s Advisory Board Information
Have any ideas you’d like to share with Mr. Little? Want to show your Saxon Pride and contribute to our Saxon Community? Join Principal’s Advisory Board! Students interested in joining, please complete the interest form by Wednesday, September 20, 2017. If you have any questions, contact Mrs. Casamassimo or Ms. Selker.
Parking Tag Information
Did you recently see one of these notices on your car? Be sure to purchase a parking tag ASAP to avoid any future parking issues! Click here to apply now.
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