WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Friday, October 24:

 

Lunch:  Cheese pizza or Pepperoni pizza, lettuce salad with Ranch chick peas, buttered corn, sliced pears, Chocolate chip cookie, ˝ pint of milk

 

Celebrate My Drive – It’s the last day  www.celebratemydrive.com.  Ten high schools will win $100,000 and two will get a spectacular concert experience.  Let’s all remember to buckle up, with 2N2!

 

7:00pm - Varsity Football @ Riverton High School – Bus leaves Players - 5:15 PM, Cheerleaders 5:45

 

Saturday, October 25:

 

JV Volleyball @ Pleasant Plains JV Tournament - TIME T.B.A.

 

10:15am - Cross Country @ IHSA Regional at South Park in Quincy, IL – Bus time 6:30 am

 

11:00am - JV Football @ North-Mac (Moved from 9/15/14) – Bus leaves 9:30 am

 

7:00pm - WHS Fall Play @ District Fine Arts Center

 

Sunday, October 26:

 

2:00pm - WHS Fall Play @ District Fine Arts Center

 

General Announcements:

 

Missing Computer Usage/Handbook/Field Trip Form:

 


Asper

Brian

12

Fish

Ashley

12

Garrett

Alena

12

Hickman

Luke

12

Keenan

Drew

12

Manley

Parker

10

McGregor

Luke

9

Skeels

Brianna

12

Ushman

Melissa

10

Watson

Katharine

9

Weiss

Thomas

12


 

Parent-Teacher Conferences: WHS is once again using Sign-Up Genius for parents to reserve Parent-Teacher Conferences with each of their student’s teachers.  Ten minute slots are available on the following days:

·                     November 6th:  12:30-3:30 PM, 4:00-8:00 PM

·                     November 7th : 8:00 – 11:00 AM

Click on the following link to sign-up:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c44a9ae29a1fb6-2014

 

Once you sign in, scroll down the list to find the teacher you’d like to meet with and choose your time.

 

WHS is looking for an outstanding sophomore to represent our high school at the 2015 Hugh O'Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar.  Each year HOBY empowers 9,000 high school students to excel as leaders and innovators. Sophomores who are interested in advancing their leadership skills should see a guidance counselor to apply for this competitive opportunity. Find out more at: http://www.hoby.org/

 

Boys Basketball:  There will be a MANDATORY Parent-Athlete meeting on Monday November 3rd for anyone interested in trying out for boys basketball at 6:30 in the high school gym.  Please make sure at least one parent attends the meeting.  Boys Basketball tryouts begin November 10th.

 

Congratulations to the following WHS music students on their selection to the 2014 ILMEA All-District Festival to be held at Western Illinois University on November 1st!

 


ORCHESTRA

Christina Wells

 

CONCERT BAND

Corinne Barnett

Lizzie Bleyer

Mark Mangiaracina

Skyler Tiarks

Summer Tiarks

Athena Welander

 

CONCERT CHOIR

Cara Buckley

Logan Caspar

Leah Doneghue

Morgan Fleck

Kassy Johnson

Robbie Krebs

Joshua Laughhunn

Joy Miller

Samantha Mool

Allison Mool

Kirsten Parr

Isaac Payne

Nathan Rodd

Emily Smith

Megan Smith

Burke Stout

 

JAZZ BAND

Corinne Barnett

Zachary Buscher

Emily Cotner

Alex Fishel

Tucker Hirsch

Max Janssen

Haylee Kirkman

Mark Mangiaracina

Eric Reed

Tommy Sagins

Jack Waugh

 

JAZZ CHOIR

Robbie Krebs

Nathan Rodd

Emily Smith


 

Any student interested in community service UCP coin drive is looking for volunteers to collect money on Saturday for 2 hours at the at Schnucks on Sangamon. Please see Mrs. Chladny for more details. 

 

Better Prep Success ACT Online Video Class: This online course is now available year round at a price of $199. Students who register by December 31st and use a coupon code provided by their guidance counselor will receive $50 off! Please visit BetterPrepSuccess.com for more information or stop by the guidance office. 

 

One Scholarship Endless Opportunities: Check out the guidance webpage or www.horatioalger.org/scholarships for details. Deadline to apply is October 25. 

 

Congratulations to the Boys Soccer Team on their Regional Championship! 

 

S.A.V.E. Club is selling coupon books for $20.00 as a fundraiser for club outreach activities for students. Please check it out at this link: http://issuu.com/enjoythecityinc./docs/spring

 

Don’t Be Spooked 5K – Saturday, October 25, 9:00 AM, Festival 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Sherman Elementary, Costumes Encouraged, Register at www.active.com.  T-shirts for adults, prizes for kids.

 

Girls Soccer:  If you are interested in playing soccer, please sign up in the office.

 

The Writers' Reading Club will meet Thursday, Oct. 30, in Dr. Morrissey's room (215) from 3:25 to 4:00 to discuss the ghost story "The Lilies" by Alison Prince, which is available outside of Dr. Morrissey's room. A writing prompt based on the story is also available. See Dr. Morrissey or Mrs. Flammini if you have questions.

 

Youth and Government Students: Butter Braid forms are not due until Nov. 5, so keep selling! Meeting, Oct. 29- meet to work on bills.

 

Need help with homework? The Think Center announces their newest program-HOMEWORK HELP. Homework help is designed for students that need assistance with any general education topic but finding the time to schedule a set day is not easy. A student can come anytime 3pm-8pm UNLIMITED! Please contact The Think Center at 217-960-0095 with questions.