WHS Daily Bulletin


Penny Drive – 6th hour  Please collect in the beginning of the hour – Besides the warm feeling of knowing that you are helping needy families during the holiday season, the winning class will also receive a pizza party!


Thursday, December 9:


Lunch:  Toasted cheese sandwich or Taco quesadillas, string cheese, goldfish pretzels, tomato soup, fresh fruit, ˝ pint of milk


Student Council Meeting 7:35 AM Mrs. Walsh's room


Classes will be using the Library – 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th  


Cheerleading Practice Cancelled Tonight


Madrigal Set-up and Decorating after school - All students and parents are needed!

JV & Varsity Volleyball Team:  there is a sign up sheet in the office to ref 6th grade volleyball games.  Games are at 5:00 PM and begin in January.  Please sign up and earn community service/leadership credit.


Scholastic Bowl - Sangamo Conference Varsity Tournament at Mt. Pulaski - Bus leaves 4:15 PM

Girls JV Basketball - Away @ Pleasant Plain JV - 6:15PM - Bus leaves 4:45 PM

Boys JV Basketball - Away @ Pl. Plains JV - 7:30PM - Bus leaves 4:45 PM


Scholastic Bowl – Tournament Shirts are in and ready for pick-up.  JV if you are going Saturday, please see Mrs. Letterly. 


Friday, December 10:


Lunch:  Spaghetti with meat sauce/Garlic breadstick or Italian meatball sandwich, lettuce salad, mandarin oranges, vanilla wafers, ˝ pint of milk


Assembly – 2:15 PM


Football players and cheerleaders need to turn in their banquet forms to Coach Kershaw by Friday.


Scholastic Bowl Practice – 3:30-4:30 PM


Madrigal Set-up and Decorating after school - All students and parents are needed!

The girls' basketball program is having a fundraising dinner prior to Friday night's basketball game when both the varsity girls and boys host Pleasant Plains. Serving will begin at 5:00PM, and the meal will consist of a pulled pork sandwich and chips for $4.00. The girls will play first with tipoff at 6:00PM. Thank you for your continued support of our athletic programs!


Girls Varsity Basketball - Home vs. Pleasant Plains High School - 6:00PM

Boys Varsity Basketball
- Home vs. Pleasant Plains High School - 7:15PM


Saturday, December 11:


Community Food & Teen Gift Drive – Collection- 10:00 AM - Help is needed to pick up food on Saturday. Please see Mrs. Walsh if you would like to help.


Madrigal Tea (1:00 PM) and Dinner (6:00 PM) – District Fine Arts Center – Tickets must be purchased in advance

Scholastic Bowl - PORTA Fresh-Soph Tournament - Bus leaves 7:15 AM

Girls Varsity Basketball - Away @ Riverton Shootout vs. Staunton - 9:00 AM - Bus leaves 8:15 AM


General Announcements:

Study Club will be available Tuesday & Thursday 3:20-4:00 PM in the Library and Wednesday morning 7:30-8:10 in the Library.  Resource support will be available on Tuesdays & Thursdays as well.


Between now and December 10 - pay up to $3 in Library fines by donating a new pair of gloves, a hat, or a scarf to the Library Mitten Tree.  All donations go to Contact Ministries.


Juniors – Don’t forget to sign up in Mrs. Patterson’s room to sell concessions at boys’ basketball games.  If you work 4 games, you earn a free prom ticket! 


Holiday Tournament Hoodies & T-Shirts are on SaleHoodies are $25 and T-Shirts are $10.  Order forms are in the office – Please return forms and payment to the office or Coach Graven by Friday.


Seniors:  If you would like to order a Senior class t-shirt, Erica Jordan is collecting money and sizes.  Shirts are $10 and must be ordered by Friday.


Scholarships of $7,500 await 25 outstanding senior scholar athletes. If you are a star both in the classroom and on the field, the Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year Award Program may be for you. To find out more, go to bodybymilk.com. Deadline is March 4, 2011.


15 Care packages filled with snacks, personal care, & fun items were mailed to WHS soldiers yesterday.  Thank you to all who donated and made this possible.



Buy a Chance to Pie Mr. Martens in the Face!!! 

Each chance is just $5 and you could win an awesome & rare opportunity during

the assembly on Friday!!  Buy at the table outside the cafeteria during lunch or

in the office after school.  Think:  DBQ’s, History Notes, Stress Balls, Etc.


Open to everyone … students, faculty, staff!  You know you want to!!  We have

to sell a minimum for Mr. Martens to participate … don’t delay, buy today!