WHS Daily Bulletin


Monday, September 16:


Lunch: French toast sticks/syrup or Sausage gravy over biscuit, sausage links, tomato juice, breakfast potatoes, orange slices, choice of Milk


2013-2014 yearbooks will be on sale during both lunch shifts on Monday, and Tuesday - $55 and your name embossed for free during this sale


4:00pm - Boys JV Golf @ Pleasant Plains High School @ Pasfield Van leaves 2:50, Dismiss 2:40


4:30pm - Cross Country @ Franklin High School Bus leaves 2:15, dismiss 2:05


4:30pm - Varsity Soccer vs Stanford-Olympia High School (H)


6:00pm - JV Football @ Pleasant Plains High School Bus leaves 4:15


6:00pm - Varsity Volleyball vs Southeast High School (H)


Tuesday, September 17:


Lunch: Mini corn dogs or Fish nuggets, honey cornbread, sweet baked beans, sliced pears, choice of Milk


LAST DAY!!! 2013-2014 yearbooks will be on sale during both lunch shifts


4:00pm - Boys Varsity Golf vs Greenview/Marao/Plains @ The Rail


4:00pm - Girls Varsity Golf vs Porta/Auburn/Springfield @ The Rail


4:30pm JV and Varsity Soccer vs Lutheran High School


5:00pm Fr., JV and Varsity Volleyball vs Porta High School


Interested in running for class officer? Sign up in the office by Thursday! Voting will be on Friday in English & Government classes. Please refer to the Student Handbook on grade requirements to hold an office.


Student Pictures will be handed out today at 3:05


Wednesday, September 18:


Lunch: Southwest pizza or Cheese quesadilla, buttered peas, fresh fruit, cherry apple crisp, choice of Milk

4:00pm - Boys Varsity Golf in Hartsburg-Emden High School @ North Greens-Atlanta Van leaves 2:40, dismiss 2:30


Mandatory meeting for any boys interested in playing basketball during the last 10 minutes of each lunch in the back gym.


Thursday, September 19:


Lunch: Chicken and noodles or Chili cheese wrap, wheat dinner roll, red pepper strips, pineapple chunks, choice of Milk


Order for Chamber and Homecoming TShirts will be taken by Mrs. Walsh or Mr. Hampton until Thursday, September 19. Homecoming shirts are in class colors. Order forms are in the office and posted in hallways.


4:00pm - Girls Varsity Golf vs Rochester/Auburn/Porta @ Porta Van leaves 3:00, dismiss 2:50


4:30pm JV and Varsity Soccer vs Pleasant Plains High School (H)


6:00pm - Freshman Football vs Pleasant Plains High School (H)


Friday, September 20:


Lunch: Sliced beef & Cheddar sandwich or Maid Rite sandwich, soft pretzel, baked potato, seasoned broccoli, diced peaches, choice of Milk


Varsity Volleyball @ Mt. Pulaski Tournament Bus leaves 4:00 pm


4:00pm - Girls Varsity Golf vs Sacred Heart - Griffin High School @ The Rail


4:00pm - Boys JV Golf @ Greenview High School Van leaves 3:00, dismiss 2:50


7:00pm - Varsity Football @ New Berlin High School Bus leaves 4:45


Join SAVE and Student Council for a Water Balloon Bash after school Friday. Come pick up a participation form and return it with your cash. We will do the rest. $5.00 for a bag of water balloons. There will also be extra water balloons at the event for free.


Saturday, September 21:


Varsity Volleyball @ Mt. Pulaski Tournament Bus leaves 8:30 AM


9:00am - Boys Varsity Golf @ Havana Invite Bus leaves 6:30 AM


10:00am - Cross Country @ Dunlap High School Bus leaves 7:30 AM


12:00pm - Varsity Soccer @ Lanphier High School Bus leaves 10:45 AM


General Announcements:


Seniors: Turn in school spirit pictures for the senior hallway to a student council member, Hayley Freschi, or Mrs. Walsh by Friday, September 27th! They will be hanging on the wall so make sure you like them!

2013-2014 yearbooks will be on sale during both lunch shifts on Thursday, Friday, Monday, and Tuesday. The cost for the yearbook is $55, and checks can be made out to WHS. For those students who purchase the yearbook during this in-school sale, they will receive their name embossed on the cover for free. Students who do not purchase a yearbook during this in-school sale will have the opportunity to purchase the books directly from the publisher, Jostens. Jostens will be sending ordering instructions in the mail. Just as a reminder to parents, yearbooks can only be purchased during this in-school sale and from Jostens. No fees are collected during registration for yearbooks.

Open gyms for girls basketball this year will start Monday Sept. 23. Open gyms will be Monday, Tues. and Thursdays after school until 4:45. You must have an up to date physical and insurance waiver on file before you can participate


Congratulations to the high school boys and girls cross country teams on their great performance at Saturdays meet! Noah Horton finished 7th overall in a field over 100 runners. The rest of the team ran their season best.


Congratulations to the Varsity football team on their win over Plains on Friday!


The WHS Boys' Golf Team finished third in the Sangamo Conference Tourney Saturday at Bunn Golf Course. Marty Pesch received the third place medal, shooting 77. Eric Gray contributed an 88, and Austin Tuttle shot 91 and Eli Reevis a 93.


Engineering Explorers Post 6 "First Nighter-Open House" September 18th from 6:00-7:30pm at IDOT Central Office-2300 South Dirksen Parkway. This open house will give students and parents the opportunity to ask questions and sign up for the Engineering Explorers Post. This program will give students hands on experience in the engineering field and spend time with engineers and technicians.


Interested in a career in medicine? Please see Mrs. Chladny if you would like to be nominated to attend Careers in Medicine, a National Youth Leadership Forum. This opportunity provides students with experiential exploration, self-discovery, and skill building opportunities. Nominated students will have the opportunity to select any one of the nine-day programs offered at cities across the U.S. Interested students must have demonstrated leadership potential. Deadline to apply for a nomination is September 20th.