WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Friday, October 23:

 

Lunch:  Loose tacos or Crispy fish taco, buttered corn, refried beans, rodb20151023e lettuce, tortilla chips & salsa, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk

No Art Club today

 

Please stop by the office today:  Higginbotham, Estes, Kramer, Easley

 

Last call: Sign up for the practice ACT in the guidance office by Friday, October 23. The practice ACT will be November 5 from 12:30-3:30

 

7:00pm - Varsity Football vs Riverton High School – Senior Night – Paint the Field Pink for Cancer Awareness

 

Saturday, October 24:

 

10:00am - Cross Country @ IHSA 1A Regional @ Franklin Outing Club in Franklin, IL

 

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 –Pay $20 dues to Mr. Beard, Mr. Martens, Mrs. Whitten, or 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 13:00-5:00 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 83:00-5:00 p.m. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

 

·         Williamsville Middle 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, customer helper, back-order volunteer, and clean-up) to work two- or three-hour shifts on the following dates:  Sunday, November 1—3:00-5:00 p.m.; Thursday, November 512:30-2:30 p.m., 2:30-4:30 p.m., 4:30-6:30 p.m. and 6:30-8:00 p.m.; and Friday, November 67:45-9:45 a.m., and 9:45-11:30 a.m.; and Sunday, November 83:00-5:00 p.m. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

·         New! Capitol Radio Group is sponsoring Zoolie Ghoulie at Henson Robinson Zoo and they need some help getting some of their giveaways prepped for the event.  Volunteers will be stringing glow sticks onto necklaces that will be given away.  Volunteers will be working at the offices of the Capitol Radio Group doing the work in preparation for Zoolie Ghoulie, and they are needed for Wednesday, October 21 and Thursday, October 22 from 4:00-7:00 p.m.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

 

·         New! Capitol Radio Group is sponsoring the Bridal Extravaganza at the Crowne Plaza on Sunday, November 15, 2015.  They need volunteers to help with unloading and setting up the vendors from 7:00-10:00 a.m., working vendor relations during the event from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., and cleaning up from 3:00-4:00 p.m.  Volunteers may dress casually (jeans and t-shirts) for the unloading/setting up and cleaning up, but those working the vendor relations during the event need to be dressed nicely.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

 

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. 

 

Youth and Government is selling Butter Braids, Cookie Dough, and Fannie May candy. These items are great for the holidays, so order now for November delivery!

 

Sherman United Methodist Kids Place is creating a list of students that babysit.  The list will be made available to parents looking for sitters for their children on an occasional basis.  Please email kpattendance@yahoo.com with:  name, contact phone and grade in school.  List will be compiled until Friday Oct. 23 and published and distributed on Monday, October 26th.

 


Last Chance to Buy After Prom Fundraising Tickets
!  If you are interested in purchasing a lottery calendar ticket, please call Jennifer Clark at 217-553-6487.  The tickets are $20 each and are eligible to win $50-$500 every day throughout the months of November & December. Winning numbers are chosen using the evening Pick 3 numbers of the Illinois State Lottery.  The parents of the Class of 2017 need your help to create a fun & safe after prom event!

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences November 5 & 6, Sign up online! CTRL-click on the link:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c44a9ae29a1fb6-2015

 

Class of 2015 – Yearbooks will be passed at on Monday, October 26, after 12:00pm.  You can pick up your yearbook in the WHS Office.  If you have a sibling in the high school, we will send it home with them.