Lunch: Sliced beef & Cheddar sandwich or Maid Rite sandwich, soft pretzel, baked potato, buttered broccoli, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk
Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, October 15th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band
room. All band parents are encouraged to attend.
Boys Basketball- Open gym will be on Thursday morning at 6:30 am on October 15th.
Lunch visit - US Air Force
5:00pm - Varsity Volleyball vs Springfield High School (With Freshman Game)
6:00pm - Freshman Football vs Porta
Lunch: Chicken & noodles or Chili
cheese wrap, soft dinner roll, buttered peas, fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk
End of 1st Quarter
The 2015-2016 WHS Captain’s Counsel will be meeting again on Friday, October 16 starting at 7:40 am in Coach Halford’s room. If you have any questions you can stop in and see Mr. Eucker in the db20151015 office.
7:00pm - Varsity Football @ Athens High School – Bus leaves 5:10 pm
Girls Golf @ State Tournament in Decatur – Good luck, Lynzie Emerson!
Boys Golf @ State Tournament in Bloomington – Good luck, Eli Reevis!
Boys Golf @ State Tournament – Good luck Eli Reevis!
Girls Golf @ State Tournament – Good luck, Lynzie Emerson!
8:30am - JV Volleyball @ Pleasant Plains JV Tournament – Bus leaves 8:15 am
11:00am - Boys Varsity Soccer IHSA 1A Regional Final
1:00pm - Cross Country @ Peoria Heights High School – Bus leaves 10:00 am
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 –Pay $20 dues: Mr. Beard, Mr. Martens, Mrs. Whitten, Mrs. Beard
· Sophomores – Pay $20 dues to: Mrs. Walsh
· Juniors – Pay $20 dues to: Mrs. Sturgeon
Attention Sophomores: Registration is open for the HOBY Leadership Summer Conference. Sophomores chosen to attend this conference will develop hands-on leadership activities, meet leaders within our state, and explore personal leadership skills. Interested students must exibit outstanding communication skills, strong decision-making skills, charismatic personality, and have participation and/or interest in community service. WHS will choose two HOBY Ambassadors from the students who apply. Please see Mrs. Chladny or Mrs. Damery if you would like to apply. Deadline to apply is November 13th.
Community Service Opportunities
· Sherman Elementary School is hosting their Scholastic Book Fair in conjunction with Parent-Teacher Conferences, and they need volunteers for various functions (set-up, baggers, poster puller, online ordering, customer helper, back-order volunteer, teacher wish list helper, and clean-up) to work two- or three-hour shifts on the following dates: Sunday, November 1—3:00-5:00 p.m.; Wednesday, November 4—3:45-5:45 p.m. and 5:45-7:30 p.m.; Thursday, November 5—12:30-2:30 p.m., 2:30-4:30 p.m., 4:30-6:30 p.m. and 6:30-8:00 p.m.; and Friday, November 6—7:45-9:45 a.m., and 9:45-11:30 a.m.; and Sunday, November 8—3:00-5:00 p.m. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.
Congratulations to Eli Reevis for advancing to the boys state golf tournament! Eli qualified with a score of 82 and placed tied for second place at Sectional. Eli will be playing in the state tournament this Friday and Saturday in Bloomington. Congrats and good luck, Eli!
Congratulations to Lynzie Emerson for advancing to the girls state golf tournament! Lynzie shot an 86 and tied for 7th at Sectional. Lynzie will play Friday and Saturday in Decatur! Congrats and good luck, Lynzie!
Boys Basketball Parent Meeting- There will be a mandatory parent meeting for all boys interested in trying out for Boys Basketball on Monday November 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in the high school gym. Both the athlete and at least 1 parent needs to attend. Please contact Coach Beard if there are any other questions.
Girls basketball will have a parent/athlete meeting on Oct. 26th at 6 pm in Coach Halford's room.
Congratulations to the following music students that earned IMEA Honors on Monday:
Marantha Andrews - Flute
Lizzie Bleyer - Clarinet
Jacob Hinds - Trombone
Julia Kienzler - Tenor Sax
Summer Tiarks - Flute
Athena Welander - Flute
Nasi Bode - Percussion
Emily Cotner - Vibes
Luke Halford - Trumpet
Jacob Hinds – Trombone
Tucker Hirsch – Tenor Sax
Max Janssen – Alto Sax
Julia Kienzler – Tenor Sax
Isabella Lang – Trombone
Kyle Price – Baritone Sax
Eric Reed – Alto Sax
Tommy Sagins – Drums
Jack Waugh – Bass Trombone
Providence Andrews – Violin
Christina Wells – Violin
Skyler Tiarks - Flute
Vocal Jazz Ensemble: