WHS Daily Bulletin


Thursday, August 25:


Lunch:  Cheese pizza or Pepperoni pizza, buttered corn, pineapple chunks, chocolate chip cookie, ˝ pint milk


Full Day Attendance at WHS – Lunch Served

  • Earlybird dlasses meet at 7:30 AM
  • LTECH classes are in session


Boys Golf @ Maroa/Tri-Valley/Bement @ Hickory Point  4:00 PM

Girls Golf @ Rushville High School 4:00 PM


Boys Soccer @ Rochester High School 4:30 PM

Friday, August 26:


Lunch:  Breaded chicken sandwich or spicy chicken sandwich, seasoned potato wedges, diced peaches, apple/cherry crisp, ˝ pint of milk


SAVE meeting for all current members and individuals that would like to be members will be held after school on Friday from 3:15 to 3:45. If you can't make it because you don't have a ride please see Mrs. Lorton


Varsity Football vs Bunker Hill High School – 7:00 PM


Saturday, August 27:


Freshman Football @ New Berlin High School – 9:00 AM

Boys Golf @ Greenview High School – 9:00 AM

General Announcements:


School Pictures - August 29, 2011 - 7:30am-10:00am


WHS Meet the Teachers - August 30, 2011 - 5:30-7:00pm


Freshmen – Please pay class dues of $20 by October 1, 2011.  Dues can be given to Mr. Martens, Mr. Beard, Mrs. Root, or Mrs. Whitten.  Class dues are collected yearly and saved for future use to pay for Junior Prom and Senior Trip. 


Also, sign up to run for Freshman class office on Wednesday, August 24.  The sign up sheet is on the counter in the office.  Class offices consist of President, Vice President, and Secretary.  Any student interested in running must sign up no later than 3:30 PM on Friday, August 26, 2011.  Elections will be held on Tuesday, August 30 during English classes.  A 2.75 non-weighted GPA is a prerequisite for running for class office.


Show your school spirit at the football game Friday, August 26.  Amanda Tabit, a licensed cosmetologist, will be selling feathers for your hair.  Purple & gold (& other colors) are available.  Cost is $12 for one feather, $20 for 2 feathers.


Any girls not currently in a fall sport, the cross country team is looking for more girls to join the team by the end of the week.  See Melaney Brown or Halston Fletcher if you are interested.


This fall the Drama Program at Williamsville High School will be performing “Back to the 80’s,” a musical from the era of the Rubrik’s Cube, Max Headroom, and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in the style of Back to the Future, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, The Karate Kid and The Wedding Singer.  Auditions for this year’s musical production will be held on Thursday, August 25, and Monday, August 29, in Mr. Martens’ room (Room 100).  Anyone interested in auditioning for the show needs to sign-up by 3:30 p.m. on Monday, August 30.  The production will take place on Saturday, October 29, at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 30, at 2:00 p.m.  Rehearsals will begin Tuesday, August 30, and will be held Monday through Friday after school and/or in the evenings and may also include some Saturdays.  Please see Mr. Martens if you have any questions.


In addition to the cast for “Back to the 80’s,” we are also looking for responsible people for the following assignments:  Student Director, Stage Manager, Student Choreographer and/or Dance Captain(s), Student Costumer(s), and Scenic Painter(s).  Anyone interested in any of these positions, please see Mr. Martens.  Anyone interested in playing the orchestra, please see Mr. Muskopf.  Anyone interested in helping with set construction and/or painting, please see Mr. Martens.


CALLING ALL BAND PARENTS!!!  WCUSD #15 Band Boosters will hold their first meeting of the year on Tuesday, August 30th at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Band room.  This meeting will serve as a "Meet and Greet" with our new Band Director, Mr. Kyle Muskopf, new officers will be elected, band activities and fundraisers will be discussed, and the NEW Band T-shirts will be in and available for picked up.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!!  WCUSD #15 will be holding two Bike Rodeos (bicycle safety course) in September and volunteers are needed.  The 1st Bike Rodeo will be held in Williamsville on Saturday, September 10th from 3 - 6 pm. at the old Williamsville Christian Church site.  The 2nd Bike Rodeo will be held at Sherman Elementary, on Saturday, September 24th from 2 - 5 p.m.  If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Sandy Walden as soon as possible at 544-3234 or sandy.walden@wcusd15.org  A letter of service hours will be provided upon request. 


Volunteers needed for Saddle Up!  Saddle Up is United Cerebral Palsy Land of Lincoln therapeutic horseback riding program for children with disabilities. Training for volunteers will be Tuesday, August 30 from 5pm-7pm. For more details, please stop by the guidance office and see Mrs. Damery. This is a great an opportunity to get hands on experience, volunteer service hours, meet new people & have fun! 


Youth & Government New Parent Meeting:  Tues., Aug. 30, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in Room 101. Parents of returning Y&G members please arrive at 6:30 p.m.


Youth and Government Student Organizational Meeting: Wed., Aug. 31, 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Room 101. We will be choosing roles and bill groups.


Student Council Meeting Tuesday, August 30, 7:30 AM Mrs. Walsh's room.


Sophomore Class:  Nominations are being taken in the office for Class President, Vice President, and Secretary/Treasurer through Wednesday, August 31.  Voting will take place in English Friday, September 2.  Pay your class dues of $20 asap to any of your sponsors.  If you have any questions, see Mrs. Walsh


Chamber design ideas need to be turned in to Mrs. Walsh by Wednesday, August 31. 


Job Opportunity:  A senior citizen in the Williamsville area is looking for a before school morning helper on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday mornings.  It is about an hour each morning to help her get up and ready for the day.  Please see Mrs. Damery or Mrs Ramirez in the Guidance Office if you are interested.


Upcoming College Visits:

September 14 - MacMurray College

September 16 - UIS

September 26 - William Woods University

September 27 - McKendree University

October 11 -     SEMO

October 12 -     LLCC & Quincy University

October 13 -     Illinois College


Job Opportunity:

A senior citizen in the Williamsville area is looking for a before school morning helper on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday mornings.  It is about an hour each morning to help her get up and ready for the day.  Please see Mrs. Damery or Mrs Ramirez in the Guidance Office if you are interested.


After Prom meeting Aug 31st at 7:00 for all Juniors and their parents in the High School teachers’ workroom.  This is a big event that will need a lot of volunteers so we can have a fun and safe after prom.  Please join us – everyone’s input is needed & welcome. Contact Lori Long 494-0850, or Angie Dees 836-8985 with any questions.