WHS Daily Bulletin


Tuesday, January 31:


Lunch:  Soft taco or crispitos, buttered corn, fiesta salsa, mandarin oranges, cinnamon churro, ½ pint of milk


Scholastic Bowl practice schedule for this week has been posted on the website and in the library. Practice is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday after school.


6:00 PM - Boys Basketball vs. New Berlin (H)


Informational meeting for boys track and field in Mr. Ibbotson's room immediately after school.  The meeting will last about 10 to 15 minutes.  The first official day of boys track practice will be Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012.  We will have a few optional practices before Feb 21 that will announced at the meeting.


Wednesday, February 1:


Lunch:  Cheese quesadilla or chili cheese wrap, buttered peas, sliced pears, pumpkin cake, ½ pint of milk


Prom Committee Meeting – 7:35 AM –in Mrs. Whitten’s room


S.A.V.E. meeting Wednesday after school for SNOWFLAKE.


Thursday, February 2:


Lunch:  Cheddar roast beef sandwich or baked potato bar, string cheese, soft pretzel, steamed broccoli, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk


Art Club will meet today after school


6:00pm - Girls Basketball vs North-Mac (H) – Senior Night


Friday, February 3:


Lunch:  BBQ chicken sandwich or hot ham & cheese sandwich, tater tots, pineapple chunks, cheddar goldfish,½ pint of milk


All S.A.V.E. members staffing the Taco Dinner need to meet in Mrs. Lorton’s room Friday after school.


Softball forms must be turned in Friday, Feb 3!


NHS Candidates - Forms Due today by 3:30 PM

6:00pm - Boys Basketball vs Sangamon Valley High School (H)

Saturday, February 4:


10:00am - HS Boys Freshman Basketball @ Chatham-Glenwood

1:00pm - Girls Basketball vs Porta High School (H)

General Announcements:


Seniors –

“Focus On Your Future" scholarship deadline has been pushed back to February 10th. Please ask Mrs. Damery for an application. *Many WHS grads have taken advantage of this scholarship in the past (includes two semesters of tuition at UIS or LLCC, 1/2 tuition+ at Robert Morris, or freshman yr tuition at Benedictine). Don’t let this extended deadline pass by, fill out an application today!


The Springfield Noon Lions Club is offering a scholarship for students in the health care field. Priority applicants will be those focusing on sight and hearing fields.  Students who are interested can fill out an application at: www.Springfieldnoonlions.com  Due April 1st.


The Fred S. Bailey Scholarship is seeking applicants who have shown commitment to community engagement, service, leadership, and academics AND who plan to attend the University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign. More information and applications can be found at: www.universityymca.org/bailey.  Apply by Feb 28th


The University YMCA at the U of I Champaign-Urbana would like to invite incoming freshmen to an Alternate Orientation event June 7-8th or July 5-6th. Find more information on the college’s website. www.universityymca.org


Seniors who are planning to major in theater arts should see Mrs. Damery about scholarship opportunities with "Over the Moon Productions".


SIUE would like to invite future freshmen to attend the School of Nursing Open House Feb 18th, 2012 8am-Noon. Pre-registration is recommended at www.siue.edu/nursing


Congratulations to the Varsity Scholastic Bowl squad winning a close and hard-fought match against Athens last night!  Congratulations to both squads for great play in all four matches!


FCCLA & FFA Winter Dance – February 25, 2011 – 8:00-11:00 PM


Volunteers Needed:  The high school is in need of tutors for the after school program. If you can help please see Mrs. Damery




Yearbook Flower Sales

available during both lunch shifts all week



Flowers will be delivered on Valentine’s Day!