SHS Announcements

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Today’s Weather

Sunny.  High 70F.  Low tonight 44F.  

General Announcements:

Attention Grades 9-12:  Join the Springdale High School Prom Committee for a night of magic. We present a “Wish Upon A Star” homecoming on October 15th, 7-9:30 P.M, in the A-Wing Gym. Tickets go on sale the week of the dance during B and C lunches for $10, or $15 at the door. Kona Ice will be there for purchase. We’ll see you there! 

Picture Make-up Day will take place on Wednesday, November 16.

Seniors: Please check your email for the Homecoming Court Ballot.  Seniors will select 5 girls and 5 boys for the Homecoming Court - please vote by the end of your English class on Thursday, 10/6.  Once the court is selected, the whole school will vote for Queen and King. 

Guidance Department Announcements:

Juniors and Seniors, if you would like to meet with an admissions counselor from any visiting college or university, please sign up via the Google Form sent to your Gmail entitled “College and University Visits to SHS” or contact Mrs. Dyer.  Colleges and universities who will be visiting SHS in the coming weeks are Slippery Rock University and St. Vincent College.

If you need to visit your Guidance Counselor, please make an appointment via email.  The Guidance Office is not accepting walk-ins except in the case of an emergency.

Students who need to visit the Nurse or School Social Worker should ask the teacher to call their offices first to make sure these staff members are available.

Clubs and Activities:

Join us for the German Club Oktoberfest!  After school at 2:35 today, October 5!  Enjoy German food, drink and treats (Spaghetti Eis - ice cream that looks like spaghetti) along with Oktoberfest music and dancing! All are welcome!! 

The SHS Leo Club is a service organization that volunteers with different activities in the community. Our first meeting will be today, Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 2:45 on the patio outside of the cafeteria. 

The next Chemistry Club meeting will be on Monday, October 10.  For those that weren't able to attend the last meeting, you can still join at the Oct. 10th meeting.  Any questions, see Mrs. Tryon.

The Future Is Mine (TFIM) will meet next Tuesday, October 11, at 2:30 in A 16. See Mrs. Hrin or Elena McCutcheon if you cannot make it but would like to join.

The Writing Club will meet Tuesday, October 18 at 2:30 in A 16. See Mrs. Hrin or Kaycie Andrews if you cannot make it but would like to join.

If you are interested in auditions or crew sign-ups for the upcoming Fall Play, please complete the Google Form sent to your student email entitled , “Peter and the Starcatcher.”

Spanish Club is selling tickets to the November 29 Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Carolina Hurricanes game at PPG Paints Arena.  There are a variety of ticket price levels.  Please see Senorita DeTesta or a member of the Spanish Club for more information.

Activity Bus is available every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. High School pickup time is 3:45 pm. 

Athletic News:

Boys Basketball Open Gyms will be held twice weekly on Mondays and Wednesdays starting at 5:00 pm.  All boys in grades 7-12 who are interested in playing basketball this season are invited to attend.

This Week’s Athletic Schedules:


7th & 8th Football visits Apollo-Ridge for a 4:00 game.  Please dismiss these players at 1:45 pm.

Girls Varsity Soccer hosts Serra Catholic for a 7:00 pm game.


7th & 8th Boys Soccer visits North Hills for a 4:00 pm game.  Please dismiss these players at 2:00 pm.

7th & 8th Girls Basketball hosts Penn Hills Charter for a 3:30 pm game.

Girls Volleyball hosts Trinity Christian for a 6:00 match. Join the team for Elementary Night, when all elementary students will receive a bag of chips and a Dynamo tattoo!  

Boys Varsity Soccer travels to Trinity Christian for a 4:00 game.  Please dismiss these players at 2:00 pm.


Football plays at Clairton at 7:00 pm.  Football bus time is 4:00 pm.  Band and cheer bus time is 5:30 pm.


Cafeteria News:

Today’s Lunch: Chicken Tenders with Whipped Potatoes, Corn Dog Nuggets, or Pizza

Tomorrow’s Lunch: Meatballs & Marinara with Breadstick, Chicken Tenders, or Pizza


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