WHS Daily Bulletin


Thursday, December 6:


Lunch:  Buffalo chicken lettuce salad or Chicken tender lettuce salad, baby carrots or celery sticks, hummus dip, mandarin oranges, Goldfish crackers, ½ pint of milk


Art Club & Yoga Class are cancelled today


4:15 pm - Scholastic Bowl Sangamo Conference tourney at Plains Bus leaves 3:30

6:00pm - Wrestling @ Taylorville High School – Bus leaves 3:00, Please dismiss 2:50

6:15pm – JV Girls Basketball @ Pleasant Plains High School – Bus leaves 4:30 PM

7:30pm – JV Boys Basketball @ Pleasant Plains High School– Bus leaves 4:30 PM


Friday, December 7:


Lunch: Rotini with meat sauce or Italian meatball sandwich, garlic breadstick, orange spinach salad,  mixed fruit, ½ pint of milk


Breakfast with Books Shop in a coffee shop atmosphere. Spend $7 or more at the Bookfair and get a $1 coupon for breakfast treats.

6:00pm - Girls Varsity Basketball vs Pleasant Plains High School (H)
7:15pm - Boys Varsity Basketball vs Pleasant Plains High School (H)


Concessions:  Please be here by 5:30 PM: Christian Ramirez, Kayla Neville, Megan Hanney, Trey Hollinshead, Bryce Leonard, TJ Eddy


The WHS Band will be selling mini Torpedo subs from La Gondola before the game! Come support your athletes, your band and your hunger all in one shot!


Saturday, December 8:


WHS F/S Scholastic Bowl – Bus leaves 7:30 AM


Sports Boosters will be having their annual Christmas clothing sale Saturday Dec 8th from 9am-1pm. at the Sherman Athletic club. This will be the last sale before the holidays. Prime Rib Dinner-Dance tickets are also available for Feb 23rd.


WHS Vocal Music Program presents the 2012 Madrigal Tea and Dinner on Saturday, December 8th at 1 and 6 pm at the WJHS Fine Arts Auditorium. For tickets, contact Kathy Levin at benhanna@casscomm.com or phone/text 971-9463


Sunday, December 9:


FCA Shopping Trip at 6:00 pm. Permission slips are due by December 7th to Mr. Ibbotson.


General Announcements:


The Scholastic Book Fair runs through Friday, Dec 7.  Stop by the library where we will be selling chances for two $50 Visa gift cards. No more than 300 will be sold. Chances are $1 each or free with the purchase of two books (min $15.00) during the book fair!

Think Secret Santa for your reading friends or silly stocking stuffers -- we'll wrap and Santa or one of his special elves will deliver by Fri., Dec. 14.


Are you a high-performing senior who has demonstrated true leadership and outstanding community service? Become a Greenhouse Scholar and receive a renewable need-based college scholarship of up to $5,000 per year. The 2013 application is available at www.greenhousescholars.org and the deadline to apply is January 21, 2013.


WHS Boys Track and Field - Any boy interested in competing in track and field this coming spring should come to a short informational meeting next Tuesday, Dec. 11th in Mr. Rigney's room. The meeting will be immediately after school.


After School Special at Subway 3:00-5:00 – Any regular 6” sub or pizza is $3


Second semester schedule changes: A sign-up sheet is available in the guidance office. Appointments for second semester schedule changes will be December 10-12. Semester changes are very limited and will only be discussed during these three days so please make an appointment if needed.


If you are signed up to stand-by test for the ACT on December 8 at Riverton High School, please arrive early as tests are very limited for stand-by test takers. You will be admitted on a first come, first serve basis. Please see Mrs. Chladny if you have questions.


Send a sweet treat with a holiday message to your friends, teachers, or favorite support staff. Candy Canes with a greeting will be sold for $1 each during both lunch shifts next week by S.A.V.E. members. They will be delivered the Thursday of finals week during 5th hour review.


S.A.V.E. please sign-up for the food drive and candy cane sales in Mrs. Lorton's room. The next S.A.V.E. meeting will be Wednesday, December 12, at 7:45 a.m. in Mrs. Lorton's room.


Scholastic Bowl, sack distribution is this weekend. We still need a team for the south side of Brookside Glenn. Stop in to sign up. Sacks MUST be picked up today or tomorrow at the latest. This counts for service hours.


WHS Special Event License Plates: WHS After-Prom is offering a very unique fundraiser! In cooperation with the Illinois Secretary of State, WHS supporters will have the chance to display our school pride and send out a very important message! We will be able to display these Special Event Plates on our vehicles from March 12th through midnight on May 10th. After that date, these plates are yours to keep! The cost of the plates is $30. Gift certificates are available for holiday gift giving. Please contact Kathy Scheffler at 415-0949 or dkscheffler1@yahoo.com with any questions.


6th Hour Classes Start saving your pennies! The Penny drive will take place next week! Winning class gets a pizza party!!


Remember a Teen at Christmas:  The Teen Gift Drive will take place next week. Please bring unwrapped gifts to your first hour class.