WHS Daily Bulletin


Friday, September 28:


11:30 am Dismissal – All 8 classes will meet on a shortened class schedule located on the back of your agenda books


Student Council:  remember to be back here by 12:15 today!!


3:00 pm - Boys JV Golf at Greenview Tournament – Van leaves 2:00 – Meet at the bus barn. 


Seniors – Today is the last day to sign up for the Capital Area Education Fair- come to the Guidance Office if you are interested in attending.


Saturday, September 29:


7:00am - Girls Varsity Golf at Auburn Ryder Invite

8:30am - Boys Varsity Golf at Taylorville High Invite – Van leaves 6:45am

9:30am - Cross Country @ Jacksonville High School – Bus leaves 7:30am

10:00am - Varsity and JV Soccer vs Warrensburg-Latham High

1:00pm - Varsity Football @ Porta High School – Bus leaves at 11:00am

Sunday, September 30:


7:30 PM – First FCA Meeting – WHS Gym


General Announcements:


Homecoming Parade – October 3 - any questions can be directed to Amy Capranica at 415-7514 or to Julie Stoecker at 341-3416.


Reminder:  Every time you leave or enter the building … for appointments, late to school, going home sick, or going to the parking lot … check in and out  with the office first.


Congratuations to Aaron Kunz – Chicago Bears High School Coach of the Week!!  Coach Kunz will be recognized on the field during the December 2 game at Soldier Field.  The program honors outstanding football coaches who develop players’ football skills and knowledge, character, leadership, discipline, and teamwork abilities. 


Homecoming Information:        Dance theme: Bright Lights, Big City

Monday -- Young and Old

Tuesday -- Big Country

Wednesday -- Class Color Day: 

Freshmen: Orange


Juniors: Green

Seniors: Black and Camo

Thursday -- School Spirit


Dance is Saturday, October 6, 8-11 pm, Tickets are $10 per person and will be on sale Monday-Thursday of Homecoming Week.  At the door, tickets will be $25 per person.  Semi formal dress--no jeans or tennis shoes please. Collared shirts for boys, dresses for girls.  A professional photographer will not be available at the dance for pictures.


Varsity Scholastic Bowl tryouts and a short team meeting. Monday and Thursday in the library at 3:30 p.m. You do not need to attend both dates. Please see Mrs. Letterly if neither of these dates will work or if you have questions.   The varsity team will be posted by Friday, October 5. If you will be ordering a team shirt (required for all new players), payment will be due Monday, October 8.


After prom meeting:  all Junior parents invited and encouraged to attend, Tuesday October 2nd, in high school cafeteria at 6:45 pm. Any questions please call Lori Benner 220-6320.


Juniors: The PSAT will be administered on October 17th in the high school cafeteria beginning at 8:20a.m. The PSAT is an optional test for juniors and measures critical reading, math problem-solving, and writing skills. Limited tests are available so register early. Sign up in the guidance office. The cost is $15.


Seniors: please start bringing in your acceptance letters from colleges, universities, or trade schools to Mrs. Ramirez in the guidance office. We look forward to congratulating you and displaying them in the library windows.


Change of Tutor Training Date: If you have signed up to be a tutor, the mandatory tutor training date has been changed to October 9th at 3:20pm. Tutoring is still set to begin on October 23rd. Please see the guidance office if you have questions.


Youth and Government meeting: Thursday, Oct. 4 at 7 pm in Rm. 101. Officer candidate forum and elections! Please be there!


Homecoming updos for $30 done by a licensed cosmologist. Appointments available all day Sat Oct. 6th! Call Melissa Hibbs-Edwards at 899-8500 for more details and to set your appointment. ANYONE WHO HAS A FRIEND CALL TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT AND SAYS YOU SENT THEM I WILL GIVE YOU YOUR UPDO FOR $25.


Congratulations to the 2012 Homecoming Court –



Miss Kaylee Nichols and Mr. Vince Vignali


Miss Cate Buescher and Mr. Cole Courson

Miss Maddie Reter and Mr. Tate Manka


Miss Isabel Butterfield and Mr. Ozzie Kent

Miss Emily Davis and Mr. Josh Lindsey

Miss Ali Vignali and Mr. Jacob Lounsberry


Miss Dana Caspar and Mr. Mac Contri

Miss Taylor Hardy and Mr. Harrison Galusha

Miss. Rachel Spencer and Mr. Nick Sorenson

Miss Regan Stump and Mr. Connor Thompson


All S.A.V.E. Club members please meet in the student parking lot to decorate the "float" and participate in the parade. Be there by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3.


S.A.V.E. members please bring decorations in for the dance. Drop them off in Mrs. Lorton's room.  The next S.A.V.E. Club meeting will be Wednesday, AFTER SCHOOL ONLY.