WHS Daily Bulletin


Friday, August 28:


Lunch: Cheese pizza or Pepperoni pizza, creamy coleslaw, buttered corn, diced mango, fresh-baked chocolate chip cookie, choice of milk


Senior Athletes who didn’t get their photos previously taken need to meet in the gym at 3:30pm for photos


7:00pm - Boys Varsity Football @ Auburn High School – Bus leaves at 4:45 pm


Tonight’s Football game is going to be televised on Channel 7 if you have Casscomm cable or Channel 23 if you have Directv.


Saturday, August 29:


Sherman Homecoming - Choirs will perform at 11:00 am


8:30am - Boys Varsity Golf @ Greenview Invite – Bus leaves at 7:30 am


9:45am - Freshman Football @ Rushville High School (FR/SO Jamboree @ New Berlin) – Bus leaves at 8:00 am

12:45pm - Freshman Football @ Havana High School (FR/SO Jamboree @ New Berlin)


Sunday, August 30:


Sherman Homecoming


Boy Scout Car Wash- The Sherman & Williamsville area Boy Scout Troop 330 will be hosting a post-Sherman Homecoming car wash on Sunday, August 30th from 2:00pm to 6:00pm in the Illini Bank Community Center parking lot.  We hope you can support us and bring us a dirty car to wash after the Homecoming activities!


General Announcements:

Class Dues are collected every year by class sponsors in lieu of fundraisers.  Money collected is used to pay for the Junior Class Prom and the Senior Trip.  It is not collected in registration and should be paid directly to a class sponsor. 

·         Freshmen – Class of 2019 Class Dues – Pay $20 dues by October 1 to:  Mr. Beard, Mr. Martens, Mrs. Whitten, Mrs. Beard


·         Sophomores – Class of 2018 Class Dues – Pay $20 dues to:  Mrs. Walsh


·         Juniors – Class of 2017 Class Dues – Pay $20 dues to:  Mrs. Sturgeon


School Pictures – Monday, August 31 – Bring forms and money for the photographer on Monday.  If you prefer to order online, please visit inter-state.com/order and use code:  01497K.


Youth and Government parent meeting in Room 101 from 6-7 pm on 9/2/15


Illini Bank has an opening for a part time teller. Interested students should come by the Sherman location to pick up an application.  Applicants need to be available for after school hours. 


JV boys golf defeated Riverton with a score of 137 to 161. Zach Buscher was medalist with score of 45. Ben McGhee shot a 46 and Coldin Calvert 48.


Congrats to the Boys golf team for scoring a 149 to Maroa's 157 and Tri-Valley's score of 175. Eli Reevis was medalist with a 34 and Tucker Hirsch shooting a 37, Jake Pennell-38 and Josh Gray carded a 40. 


Congratulations!  The winners in the Freshmen Class Elections are as follows:

·         President:  Bill Spaniol

·         Vice President:  Providence Andrews

·         Secretary: Dawson Higginbotham


Congratulations!  The winners in the Senior Class Elections are as follows:

·         President:  Colton Weiss

·         Vice President:  Cody Evans

·         Secretary: Kaylee Nichols

·         Treasurer:  Abbey Galusha


Community Service Opportunities

·         The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce is organizing a Sherman Homecoming this year.  The Sherman Homecoming will be held August 28-30, 2015, on North Peoria Road in Sherman on the East Side of the The Rail Golf Course.  There will be amusement rides, food vendors, craft vendors, concerts, kids’ activities and bands.  They are specifically looking for volunteers to help with collecting the entry fee at the Main Gate, selling 50/50 tickets at the Main Gate, and helping with parking.  Please see the sign-up sheet for available shifts.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.


·         Sports Care is sponsoring the Williamsville Challenge in conjunction with the Williamsville Fall Festival on Saturday, September 12, 2015.  Sports Care is looking for students who will help monitor each of the different events in the Williamsville Challenge for both the student (grades K-8) and adult (grades 9 and up).  Volunteers will be needed from approximately 1:00-4:00 p.m.  Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.


·         Lincoln Memorial Gardens is having their Indian Summer Festival on Saturday, October 10, 2015, and Sunday, October 11, 2015.  Volunteers will most likely be helping in the Children’s Area working with the crafts and games, and shifts are 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days.   If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.


·         Capitol Radio Group is sponsoring Zoolie Ghoulie at Henson Robinson Zoo from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 23, 2015, and 1:00-5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, 2015.  Volunteers will be passing out candy in the safe trick-or-treating event inside the zoo gates or working in the carnival area.  Volunteers are also encouraged—but not required—to dress in costumes if they can.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.


·         Volunteers are being sought to assist with the Sherman Holiday Wonderland, which will be hosted at the Sherman Athletic Club on Sunday, November 15, 2015.  Proceeds from the Sherman Holiday Wonderland are put toward the Sharon Miller Scholarship.  Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, November 15, 2015, helping venders unload from 7:00-9:00 a.m. and working the Welcome Table from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., and additional volunteers are needed on Saturday, November 14, 2015, to help set up from 7:00-8:30 p.m.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.