WHS Daily Bulletin


Wednesday,  May 6:


Lunch:  Lasagna cheese rollup or Cheese breadsticks, marinara sauce, soft dinner roll, sweetened sliced carrots, sliced pears, ½ pint of milk


Assembly Schedule Today


4:30pm - Varsity Baseball @ Pleasant Plains High School – Bus leaves 3:00 pm, dismiss 2:50 pm


4:30pm - JV Baseball vs Chatham-Glenwood High School


4:30pm - Varsity Softball @ Pleasant Plains High School (+ JV) – Bus leaves 3:00 pm, dismiss 2:50 pm


5:00pm - Girls Varsity Soccer vs North-Mac (+JV (Moved from 4-9-15))


Concession Stand Volunteers:


Roberts, Brown


Cheerleading Clinic and Tryouts Reminder:  If you are interested in trying out for the 2015-2016 cheerleading squad, it's not too late! You may pick up a tryout packet in the db20150506 office. Please remember that you must bring the packet filled out on the first day of clinics (Wednesday, May 6th)

Clinic dates: May 6-8 (4:30-6:30pm)

All other information is in packet. If you have any questions or concerns regarding anything, please contact Coach Danielle. 


Thursday, May 7:


Lunch:  Shredded BBQ chicken sandwich or Buffalo chicken nuggets, buttered corn, pasta salad, carrot coins, diced mango, cinnamon grahams, ½ pint of milk


4:30pm - Girls Varsity Soccer vs Lutheran High School (+ JV)


7:00pm - Honors Night in the WHS Gym – Many senior awards will be announced including Student of the Year!


Friday, May 8:


Lunch:  Pasta with meat sauce & garlic breadstick or Italian meatball sandwich, strawberry spinach salad, crispy Ranch chick peas, fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk


4:00pm - Track & Field @ Sangamon County Meet @ Riverton – Bus leaves 2:45, dismiss 2:35


4:30pm - Varsity Softball vs Normal University High School (+JV)


4:30pm - Junior Varsity Baseball @ Springfield High School (Moved from 4/9/15) – Bus leaves at 3:00, dismiss 2:50 pm


Concession Stand Volunteers:


Hull, Long, Dennis, Newton


Saturday, May 9:


Concession Stand Volunteers:


Calvert, Gray


Hoover, Beal


10:00am - Varsity Baseball vs Southeast High School (DH)


4:30 pm - Promenade, doors open at 3 – WHS Gym


8:00-11:00pm - PROM 2015 at the Illinois Building at the State Fairgrounds


After Prom – WHS – Thank you to the Priesters and the Junior Class Parents for hosting this great event!


General Announcements:


Prom VIP Passes (Tickets) will be sold this Thursday, April 30- Thursday, May7.  The cost is $20 per person.   All class dues must be paid in order to receive a prom ticket.   Seniors will receive a free prom ticket, but they must sign up for their VIP Pass at the table by the cafeteria.  If their date is not a senior at WHS, the cost is $20.   The last day to purchase tickets is Thursday, May 7.  NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR!! 


Kindness Contest: Any student that volunteers or provides assistance to others for a total of 5 hours between April 28 and May 11 will be entered into a drawing for one of five $20.00 gift cards. Students can pick up a form in the office for official rules and log for their time.


Summer Employment:  Coach Hodgson is looking for workers for his produce farm this summer.  Sign up in the office if you are interested.


The University of Spa & Cosmetology is inviting all interested students to attend their open house on Wednesday, June 3rd from 5-7pmThey are located at 2913 W White Oaks Drive, Springfield.  Campus tours, financial aid guidance, and program information will be available. 


Student Council Applications for next year are in a folder outside Mrs. Walsh’s room.


Congratulations to the 2015 Prom Court:

Mr. Luke Bleyer & Miss Cate Buescher

Mr. Cole Courson & Miss Kaitlyn Mayer

Mr. Kyle Kent & Miss Elizabeth Downey

Mr. Peter Laudeman & Miss Caitlin McCain

Mr. Taylor Moore & Miss Anna Rhodes


Congrats to the HS Girls track team on a great job on Saturday at the Jokish-Grandone Invitational in Carlinville.  The girls placed 4th overall as a team and the boys and girls combined placed 2nd overall.  


The 4 X 200, 4X400 and 4X800 relays all won their relays.  We also had several top 3 finishers in Cheyanna Michael in the Triple Jump, Abbey Galusha in the 800, Tia McCarty in the 100 and Bridget Rhodes in the High Jump.  Great job to all who participated.  


Girls on the Run of Central Illinois is excited to share a volunteer opportunity-"One in a Million" 5k event. There are several volunteer positions available. Roles include: packet pick up, face painting, Happy Hair, water stop, course marshal, and cheer team.  The event takes place Saturday, May 16th at Lincoln Land Community College.   To view a list of shifts or to sign up, please visit www.GOTRcentralillinois.org/5kevent. Stop by guidance if you need more information.


ACT:  The next national test date is June 13. Registration deadline is May 8. June is a great time for juniors to take the ACT. Williamsville High School is a test center. See the guidance office with questions. 


Congrats to the Boys Track and Field Team on their second place team finish at last night's Sangamo Conference Meet. We scored points in 14 of the 18 events.  The 4x100m relay team of John Karras, Hunter Thompson, Jace Franklin, and Connor Icenogle placed first.


Congratulations  to the girls track team on a 3rd place finish at the Sangamo Conference Meet last night.  Congratulations to the following top 3 finishers:

·         4x800 (Rottinghaus, Rhodes, McCain, Galusha) placed 1st and set a new school record with a time of 10:07.17

·         4x200 (Henrickson, Rottinghaus, McCain, Rhodes) placed 3rd

·         4x400 (Rhodes, Michael, McCain, Galusha) placed 2nd

·         Cheyanna Michael placed 1st in the triple jump and set a new conference record. Cheyanna also placed 2nd in the long jump.

·         Abbey Galusha placed 2nd in the 800


There were also many other PR's and ribbon winners. Great job, ladies!!

Practice today from 3:30-4:15