Weekly eBlast

NEWS AND NOTES 

Stay Spartan Strong, Safe, and Calm!

 

 

Summer Office Hours

The School District of Springfield Township buildings will be closed every Friday until School reopens in September. Hours of operation will be Monday to Thursday from 7:30am to 3:45pm. Please understand that teleworking will continue until further notice and access to the building should be scheduled in advance. The Administrative Team will provide more guidance and  information as it becomes available. Questions, please email Chuck Rittenhouse directly @ chuck_rittenhouse@sdst.org

Summer Reading

Students taking any level of high school English are required to complete a summer reading assignment.  Summer reading lists were mailed home with report cards. These lists and additional note taking materials are also posted on this Summer Reading link. Parents should review book options with their students to help them choose an appropriate book to read before the start of the 2020-2021 school year.  All students enrolled in AP Language and Composition should email Mrs. Ward at kristin_ward@sdst.org with any questions.  All students enrolled in AP Literature and Composition should email Mrs. McCaslin at jennifer_mcCaslin@sdst.org with any questions.

Summer Math

All students are required to complete a summer math packet prior to the start of class in September.  These packets will be assessed during the first week of school.  The math packets and additional resources can be found on this Summer Math link.  Any questions regarding the packets should be directed to Mr. McCaslin at corey_mccaslin@sdst.org.  All students enrolled in AP Calculus AB/BC, AP calculus BC, and Multivariable Calculus, should refer to Mr. Malossini's website for any summer practice assignment.  Send Mr Malossini an email if you have any questions at max_malossini@sdst.org. There are no packets for AP Statistics and/or Academic Statistics.  

Physicals Needed for Rising Juniors/Class of 2022

The Department of Health, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania requires physical examinations for students entering eleventh grade. We encourage you to have this physical examination completed by your family doctor who is familiar with your student's health history. Physical examinations done after July 1st, 2019 will meet the state health regulations for the 2020-2021 school year. Please return the completed form to the school nurse at the High School. We appreciate your cooperation. Junior Physical Form

 

GUIDANCE NEWS

 

The high school counselors will have virtual office hours on the following summer days and can be reached via email with regards to scheduling issues:

Liz Barbone (ext. 2009):   July 20th, August 19th (elizabeth_barbone@sdst.org)

Beth McDonnell (ext. 2007):  July 23rd (beth_mcdonnell@sdst.org)

Bill Shearer (ext. 2008):  July 14th (bill_shearer@sdst.org)    

Below are the counselor assignments for the 2020-2021 School Year by student last name: 

 

Rising 9th Grade:
Liz Barbone: A - E
Beth McDonnell:  F - Mc
Bill Shearer:  Me - Z
 

Rising 10th grade:
Liz Barbone:  A - H
Beth McDonnell:  J - Pai
Bill Shearer:  Paj - Z


Rising 11th grade:
Liz Barbone:  A - G
Beth McDonnell:  H - N
Bill Shearer:  O - Z
 

Rising 12th grade:
Liz Barbone:  A - G
Beth McDonnell:  H - M
Bill Shearer:  N - Z

 

ATHLETIC UPDATE

Fall Physicals

The fall sports season is coming soon.  Visit our coaches webpage and contact the coach if you have any questions or would like more information regarding each sport. All athletes interested in playing a fall sport will need a PIAA Physical completed any time after June 1st. Physicals completed prior to June 1st will not be accepted. No student athlete will be permitted to practice or try out for a team without a completed PIAA Physical. Physicals are due to the Athletic Trainer no later than August 10th.

 

Coaching Vacancies  

We need your help! If you, or someone you know, is interested in coaching at Springfield Township High School visit our employment opportunities webpage and apply now. The current coaching openings include the following:

Assistant Boys Soccer Coach (Fall)
Assistant Girls Soccer Coach (Fall) x2
Head Cheer Coach (Fall & Winter)
Assistant Cheer Coach (Fall & Winter)

 

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