WHS Daily Bulletin


Tuesday, September 27:


Lunch:  Mini corn dogs or Starfish nuggets, macaroni & cheese, baby carrots, blueberry cobbler, ½ pint of milk


4:00pm - HS Girls Varsity Golf vs Auburn/Lutheran @ The Rail

4:00 pm – JV Boys Golf vs. Rochester at the Rail


6:00pm - Volleyball @ Rochester High School - Bus leaves 5:00 PM


After Prom Meeting – Tuesday, September 27, at 6:00 PM at WHS – All Junior parents are invited and encouraged to attend. 


Freshmen:  Anyone interested in participating in a Freshman class float for the parade (and not committed to any other group's float), please see Mrs. Whitten (aka Mademoiselle) before Wednesday 3:15.

Wednesday, September 28:


Lunch:  Cheeseburger or Grilled chicken sandwich, sweet baked beans, roasted potatoes & peppers, diced pears ½ pint of milk


Boys Basketball – Order forms and money need to be turned today!


4:30pm - Boys JV Soccer vs Chatham-Glenwood High School (H)


Thursday, September 29:


Lunch:  Chicken & noodles or Quesadilla Wedge, wheat breadstick, red pepper strips & celery sticks, fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk

Youth & Government Meeting – Last 15 minutes of both lunch shifts


Softball Open Gym – Outside Only – Must have current physical on file to participate – See Coach Grebner for more details.


4:00pm - Girls Varsity Golf vs Porta/Rushville/Plains @ Shambolee

4:30pm - Boys Varsity Soccer @ Athens High School

6:00pm - Volleyball vs Hartsburg-Emden High School (H)

6:15pm - Freshman Football @ Auburn High School

Friday, September 30:


11:30 Dismissal


3:30pm - JV Boys Golf @ Greenview High School Tournament – 3:00 PM – Please dismiss at 1:55, Van leaves at 2:00 PM

7:00pm - Varsity Football @ New Berlin High School

Saturday, October 1:


7:00am - Girls Varsity Golf @ Auburn High School (Ryder Invite)

9:30am - Cross Country @ Jacksonville High School Invite

10:00am - HS Boys Varsity Soccer @ Warrensburg-Latham High S (+JV)


1:00 PM - Boys Varsity Golf – QND Golf Tournament – Van leaves at 9:00 AM

Sunday, October 2:


FCA huddle meeting at 7:30 pm in the back gym

General Announcements:


Reminder to Juniors: If you have not turned in your field trip form by the day of the trip, October 5th, or you will not be allowed to go to the Capital Area Career Fair. No exceptions! This also applies to seniors who have signed up to attend.


Congratulations Lady Bullets on a phenomenal win over the Riverton Hawks last night to clinch the Sangamon County Title.  The Lady Bullets improve to 16-4. We are back in action tonight at Rochester and then at home Thursday night against Hartsburg-Emden.


Congratulations to the Varsity soccer team on their 5-0 win last night over Riverton!


WHS Parent-Teacher Conferences – October 6th & 7th.  Appointments are being taken by calling the WHS Office, 566-3361.  When calling, please have the list handy of the teachers you would like to see.  Appointments will be made in ten minute increments on October 6th from 5:00-8:00 PM and on October 7th from 8:00-Noon, 1:00-4:00 PM.


Next Week’s Homecoming Activities


Dress Up Days:

  • Rockstar Monday
  • Fashion Disaster Tuesday
  • Class Color Wednesday:
    Seniors-black, Juniors-white, Sophomores-purple, Freshmen-gold
  • Bullet Spirit Thursday - prizes will be given to the students who display the most school spirit!


10/5 - Wednesday:  The Homecoming Parade will take place that night at 6:00 with the pep rally, coronation and powderpuff to follow. 


10/6 – Thursday: Student Council members will not be in class this half day because they will be decorating the gym for the dance. 


10:50 AM – Pep Rally - students will be dismissed to the football field


10/7 - Friday:  Homecoming Game -- GO BULLETS!  Kickoff is at 7:00, Homecoming court will be announced at half time.


10/8 - Saturday:  Homecoming Dance – Theme - A Night Out of this World!      The dance will begin at 7:30 and end at 11:00.  Announcement of court will be at 10:45.  Spectators will be allowed into the dance at that time.


Homecoming Court:

  • Voting for court will take place this Thursday in Government and English.
  • Voting for king and queen will take place Tuesday of homecoming week in Government and English.


Class counting for dress up day participation and pictures will take place at 8:05 in the gym each day.


Homecoming Ticket Sales:

  • Tickets will be sold at lunch Monday-Wednesday for $10 each.
  • After school on Thursday from Mrs. Walsh (room 216) for $10 each
  • Friday (no school) tickets can be purchased for $20 each
  • Saturday at dance tickets will be $25 each


No tennis shoes or jeans will be allowed at the dance.  You will be asked to change or leave the dance.


Eastern Illinois University: Seniors who plan to attend EIU and have an ACT score of at least a 26 & GPA of 3.5 qualify for the Honors Program Scholarship. See Mrs. Damery to apply.


Healthcare Bound Students: Memorial Health System would like to offer students information on various career areas during their annual “Explorer Post”. Explore: pharmacy, medical imaging, emergency medicine, food and nutrition, sports medicine, and Heart/vascular services. See Mrs. Damery for the schedule & registration.


Volunteering: The Memorial Festival of Trees is looking for volunteer staff. The festival will be held Nov 19-27 in the Orr building on the fairgrounds. Visit: MemorialsFestivalofTrees.com for more information.


Scholarship Competition: The 20112 John F Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest is seeking applications. Students need to submit an essay on “an act of political courage” by January 7, 2012. For information and submissions go to: www.jfklibrary.org


Area Snowball: Students who wish to attend the Glenwood HS snowball can find registration forms in the library. Locate the pink folders or ask Mrs. Damery for help.


High School students (and their parents) who would like to learn more about University of Chicago are encouraged to attend University of Chicago: Yes You Can on Thursday October 6, 2011 at 7pm at Glenwood High School. If you plan to attend please email Mrs. Broderick at : nbroderick@chathamschools.org


The following students have not turned in a Computer Usage/Field Trip/Handbook form.  To continue using WHS computers or attend field trips, we must receive this form ASAP.  Extra copies are in the office you need a new on


Asper, Brian

Burneson, Justin

Cook, Matthew

Cota, Destinee

Easley, Keaton

Eilts, Jacob

Fager, Ryan

Funk, Taylor

Hauck, Kendra

Hickman, Luke

Hollinshead, Kyle

Hollinshead, Deven

Jerome, Jessica

Jones, Blake

Kent, Ozzie

Lochmann, Samuel

Meridith, Zach

Morgan, Alec

Osman, Jacob

Payne, Isaac

Penman, Travis

Pierce, Keeghan

Pine, Kristen

Rademacher, Wade

Raycraft, Lucas

Robinson, Spencer

Schmulbach, Allie

Skeels, Brianna

Stade, Karley

Thompson, Kori

Ushman, Tiffany

Watson, Adam

White, Connor

Williams, Zachary

Yannone, Dominic

Yard, Jacob