Friday, March 27, 2015


March 27, 2015
No sporting events.

Saturday, 3/28/15
(A) - Lenz Field #3 – bus 7:45 a.m.

Chili Dog
Chicken Dunkers w/dip
Vegetable Pizza
Chicken Caesar Sandwich
Chicken Chef Salad
Beef/Bean Burrito

Ag Students
All of Mr. Elvidge’s students will be having class in Room 161 today.

Honor Roll
The third quarter honor roll has been posted in front window of the Main Office.  If you feel your name should be included on the honor roll, please verify your name has been listed.  If you have any questions, see Mrs. Sandy Williams in the Main Office.

There is a table in the main foyer with Lost & Found items.  If you have lost anything recently, please stop by and check to see if it is there.  All items not claimed by the end of the day today will be discarded.

Taylorville Softball team will be selling "Tornado Nation" car decals for $10.   This is for a limited time and inventory is limited, so see a softball player for your limited edition "Tornado Nation" car decal.   Buy them today ONLY while supplies last.



The Baccalaureate committee needs group pictures for the senior video that will be shown at Baccalaureate.  Only GROUP pictures will be included.  Please submit your electronic photos by email at OR on CDs or flash drives. 
If you don’t share your GROUP photos, your pictures cannot be in the video!  We want pictures of EVERYONE in the senior class.  See Mr. Gunn or Mrs. Chase if you have questions.

All pictures are due by the end of the day today. 
Prom 2015:
There will be a mandatory Prom Committee meeting held today. You may choose to attend before school at 7:45 or afterschool at 3:15 in Mrs. Doyen’s Room 313.

Round 1 Prom Court Voting will be held next week during 4th, 5th, and 6th hour lunch periods in the cafeteria.

Attention Juniors and Seniors: There are $50 off Tuxedo rental coupons available in the Main Office for Savvi Formalwear and Seno Formalwear located in Springfield. If you are unable to afford a tuxedo see Mrs. Doyen in Room 313.

Student Council
Student Council will be hosting a blood drive from 9-4 p.m. in the East Gym on Friday, April 17, 2015.
Sign-up sheets are in the Main Office.  Students  who are 16 years of age must also have a parental consent form.

Counseling Center
Attention Students:  Taylorville Memorial Hospital is sponsoring a “Teens Experiencing Nursing” Summer Camp for students interested in a career in professional nursing.
The camp will be held July 7 – July 9 with a maximum of 15 students from the surrounding area.  There is no charge to participants to attend.  Additional information and applications are available in Student Services or on the hospital website at

SENIORS:  Illini Grad Sales of Herff-Jones will be at THS during lunch on Monday, March 30 to handout senior graduation orders.  Seniors will not receive their orders until it is paid in full.  Cap, gown, tassel, and medallion unit will be handed out during graduation practice on Monday, May 18.  If you have questions see the counselors.

Attention Students:  The following colleges and universities will be here to visit with students.  If interested in attending, please register in Student Services and get a pass from a counselor.

Lincoln Land Community College on Tuesday, March 31 at 1:00 p.m.

Attention Seniors:  Deadline dates for the following local scholarships are listed below.  Applications are available online on the counseling link of the high school web page and in Student Services.

March 31, 2015
Illinois Federation of Business Women – Taylorville LO

April 1, 2015
Celia & Hershel Harbarger Scholarship
Harry E. Griswold Scholarship
Leona Logue Schneiter History Scholarship
Taylorville Kiwanis Club
Louis & Temple Marsch Scholarship Program
Wilma Wolfe Nursing Scholarship
Dr. George Ferry Memorial Scholarship

April 10, 2015
William T. Barry Achievement Scholarship
Alice Benton Memorial Scholarship – Community Women’s Association

April 15, 2015
Thelma N. Peel Scholarship
Preston Lord Scholarship
TEA Scholarship

Mount Auburn Lioness Club – Bruce Hohenstein Memorial Scholarship