WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Friday, December 9:

 

Lunch:  Turkey & cheese wrap/Lettuce salad or Chicken tender lettuce salad, mandarin oranges, animal crackers, ½ pint of milk

 

Food & Gift Drive Assembly

 

Madrigal Rehearsal 7-8am at WJHS.

 

Madrigal Set-up during the day for selected parents & students at WJHS.

 

Madrigal Set-up 3:30pm at WJHS.

 

Scholastic Bowl – no practice after school today.

 

6:00pm - HS Girls Varsity Basketball @ Pleasant Plains– Bus leaves 4:40 PM

7:15pm - HS Boys Varsity Basketball @ Pleasant Plains – Bus leaves 5:00 PM

 

Saturday, December 10:

 

Scholastic Bowl – FR/SO Tournament at Porta HS  - bus leaves 7:15 AM

 

All SAVE members please remember to meet at the school Saturday at 10 am for the food drive bag pick-up. We need drivers too.  

 

10:00 AM Community Food Drive – Pick-Up

 

10:30am Madrigal Rehearsal at WJHS.

 

1:00 PM – Madrigal Tea at the District Fine Arts Center

 

6:00 PM – Madrigal Dinner at the District Fine Arts Center

 

Sunday, December 11:


Anyone attending the FCA shopping for Inner City Mission should meet at the Head West Sub Shop off of Dirksen at 6:00 p.m. this Sunday night. We will return back to WHS at 8:30 that evening. If you are driving or riding with someone, Mr.Ibbotson needs your permission slip before you are allowed to go.

 

General Announcements:

 

The Penny Drive will be held every day this week in 6th hour.  All proceeds will be donated to Contact Ministries to benefit needy families in the area during the holidays.  The winning class will receive a pizza party!

 

Got a Minute to Win It?? Sign up in the library or during lunch to participate in the Food Drive Assembly on December 9.  Each chance to play costs $1.

 

For anyone needing community service hours, the Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery is looking for volunteers age 14 and up to help children shop for their family, friends, and pets at their Holiday Store, which is located at the corner of Isles and Koke Mill behind Family Video.  The store opened on November 26, 2011, and will redb20111209 open Tuesday-Sunday until December 23, 2011.  Volunteers are needed for the following shifts:

 

            Tuesday-Friday – 3:45-6:45 p.m. and 6:00-8:30 p.m.

            Saturday – 9:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.; 12:30-3:30 p.m.; and 2:45-5:45 p.m.

            Sunday – 11:45 a.m.-2:45 p.m. and 2:30-5:15 p.m.

 

If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens for more details or call (217) 525-6800 to schedule a time.

 

For anyone needing community service hours, the Sports Boosters are looking for volunteers to sell 50/50 raffle tickets for the Friday night boys’ basketball games on January 6, January 20, and February 3, 2012.  Volunteers will be needed from 6:00-7:30 p.m.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

Buy a chance to put a pie in Mr. Kunz’s face during the assembly!  Tickets are $5 each and will be sold at lunch.KUNZ.jpg  Football players, math students, faculty & staff:  don’t miss this amazing opportunity!

 

 

Seniors:  The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation is accepting applicants who will be accepted into a teacher certification program and who have a 3.0 GPA. $1,500 will be awarded each year. See Mrs. Damery for an application

 

Congratulations to the varsity Scholastic Bowl team for its second place finish in the Sangamo Conference Tournament last night!

 

Attention Juniors who participated in the PSAT testing:  There will be an optional meeting held on Thursday, December 15 in the library at 7:45 am to distribute & go over PSAT score reports. Questions about how to interpret your score reports will be answered during this time. If you cannot attend the meeting, please make sure to come by the guidance office to pick up your score report.

 

Congratulations to the JV girls & boys basketball teams on their wins over Pleasant Plains last night!

 


 

Semester Exam Schedule

 

Monday,

December 19, 2011

 

Tuesday, 

December 20, 2011

 

Wednesday,

December 21, 2011

Early Bird Exam

8:18-9:48 am

3rd Hour Exam

8:18-9:48 am

5th Hour Exam

2nd Hour Exam

9:52-11:22 am

4th Hour Exam

9:52-11:22 am

7th Hour Exam

Early Lunch

5th Hour Resource

11:22-11:52 am

11:56-12:41 pm

Early Lunch

5th Hour Resource

11:22-11:52 am

11:56-12:41 pm

Early Lunch

5th Hour Resource

5th Hour Resource

Late Lunch

11:26-12:11 pm
12:11-12:41 pm

5th Hour Resource

Late Lunch

11:26-12:11 pm
12:11-12:41 pm

5th Hour Resource

Late Lunch

8th Hour Exam

12:45-2:15 pm.

6th Hour Exam

12:45-2:15 pm

1st Hour Exam

 

Students who do not have an Early Bird class do not need to arrive on day one of exams (Monday, December 19, 2011) until between 9:30 and 9:45 a.m.  If students who ride the bus cannot arrange their own transportation, they will arrive at their regular time and report to a supervised study period in either the cafeteria or the library to be supervised by Mr. Galusha.

 

Students will have a resource period 5th Hour throughout the three-day exam schedule to be supervised by your 5th Hour teacher.

 

All students may leave at 2:15 p.m., but not before, on each day of the exams.  If transportation is a problem, students can report to the gym to be supervised by Mr. Galusha on day one and two of exams (Monday, December 19, 2011, and Tuesday, December 20, 2011).  On day three of exams (Wednesday, December 21, 2011), students may leave if they have 1st hour Resource or once they have completed their last exam, and the buses will run at 2:15 p.m. on this day.