Daily Announcements

    Friday, January 18, 2019


    • The Lost and Found items will be laid out in room 124 before school and through 3rd lunch on Friday. Please stop by to get your items. Anything that isn’t picked up by the end of 3rd lunch on Friday will be going to the PTA clothing bank.
    • There will be a Kickapoo U Health Science Meeting Tuesday during PLT in Room S102.
    • If you are interested in running for 2019-20 Student Body President or Vice-President, there is a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, January 29, at 7:30 am or 3:00 pm in room 109.
    • The 2019-2020 GO CAPS application is open.  Current Sophomores & Juniors are encouraged to apply quickly as some of the strands will fill up fast.  GO CAPS offers students a unique education in the fields of Business & Entrepreneurship, Education, Engineering & Manufacturing, Medicine & Healthcare, and IT & Software Solutions.  Further information can be found on the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce website or by contacting Mrs. Harris at Kickapoo  kharris@spsmail.org
    • The Courtwarming Dance Guest forms are now available at the main office.
    • Students: As a reminder, if you have requested a parent to drop something off to you at school during the day, you need to stop by the office to check to see if it has arrived. We do not send notes or make calls to the classroom for you to come and retrieve items.


    • A student is looking for a ride after school to the Golden and Republic Road area. Please see Mrs. Wallace in the Counseling Office if you are able to provide a ride.
    • A FREE Practice SAT or ACT test will be given on Monday, February 18 at Sylvan of Springfield. Spaces are limited, so if you are interested see your counselor today for a referral.
    • Seniors, are you interested in seeing why Missouri Southern is the place for you? Missouri Southern State University is hosting a Discover Day on February 15, 2019 from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.  Reserve your spot today at mssu.edu/discoverydays 


    • Hola, Chiefs! Spanish Club’s bonfire event will be postponed. Our next event will be eating at El Puente on Republic Road on Wednesday, January 30th from 6-8 p.m. If you plan on attending, please sign up in Profa Wyrick’s room, 205, by January 25th.
    • Mu Alpha Theta: Spring applications are available in Mrs. Odom’s room, 230. Applications are due back by January 24th!


    • Scholar Bowl meets every Friday morning before school at 7:30 a.m. in room 230.
    • Literature Club meets every Friday after school in the Library.
    • SMASH Club will meet Friday after school in room 213.

     Today’s Events:

    1. Scholar Bowl, Room 230, 7:30 am
    2. Literature Club, Library, 2:50 pm
    3. SMASH Club, Room 213, 2:50 pm
    4. Varsity Girls Basketball vs. Pittsburg, KS Tournament

    Happy Birthday from STUCO:
    Sebastian Blanton, Tristen Duffey, Addison Holt, Jacoby Mast, Sydney Olsen, Kyla Peterson

    You Share Your Birthday With:
    Jason Segel, Kevin Costner, Mateus Ward

    Quote for the Day:
    Failure doesn’t kill you. It increases your desire to make something happen.  –Kevin Costner