WHS Daily Bulletin


Monday, November 23:


Lunch:  Mini corn dogs, macaroni & cheese, seasoned green beans, diced pears, pumpkin cake, ½ pint of milk


Youth & Government: please turn in revised Bills and Bill Briefs, Lobbyist Position Papers, LA Forum Proposals, and Press stories on Google Classroom if you have not done so yet. Also, please turn in fundraising money ASAP. We will not meet this week- next meeting will be Dec. 2 from 6:00-7:30 to get ready for Pre-Leg II. Finally, please sign up to help with sack delivery (weekend of Dec. 4-6) or pickup (Dec. 12) for the Food & Gift Drive. Sign up sheets are in my classroom.


Tuesday, November 24:


Lunch:  Hot ham & cheese sandwich or BBQ shredded chicken sandwich, tater tots, baby carrots, pineapple chunks, ½ pint of milk


Festival of Trees –

5:00pm – Madrigals Perform

6:00pm – Jazz Band Performs


6:00pm - Girls JV Basketball @ Pleasant Plains High School (JV) – Bus leaves 4:30 PM


6:00pm - Boys Wrestling @ Springfield High School (Newcomers Meet (JV)) – Van leaves 3:30pm


Wednesday, November 25:


Lunch:  French toast sticks or Bacon/egg/ cheese pizza, sausage links, seasoned potato wedges, orange slices, juice cup, ½ pint of milk


Thursday, November 26:


No School – Happy Thanksgiving



Friday, November 27:


No School


Girls Basketball @ Pana – Bus leaves 4:00 pm


Saturday, November 28:


TBA - Girls Basketball @ Pana


Sunday, November 29:


Volleyball banquet will be on Sunday, November 29th in the high school cafeteria at 5:30pmCake & punch will be served.


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. 


After Prom Lottery Calendar Winners:

·         11/20/2015 $50    241    Gayle Chrans

·         11/21/2015 $50    852    Karen Gerlach

·         11/22/2015 $0      743    No Winner


Join the Fun!  Discount Lottery Calendar Tickets Available!  The 2016 After Prom Committee has several unsold tickets available at a 50% Discount & will be eligible for daily prizes in December only!  $10 buys you 31 chances to win at least a $50 prize, with 4 special prizes of $100 December 1, $100 Christmas Eve, $500 Christmas Day, and $125 on New Years Eve.  Contact Jennifer Clark if interested, 566-3361, or clark@wcusd15.org.


Student Council is sponsoring a drive for items to give to the homeless at Kumler Outreach. Fourth Hour classes will compete to see who can fill the most bags with the list of items that were handed out to the teachers.  The winning class will be treated to a 4th Hour Feast of Kentucky Fried Chicken and all the fixings!!  The drive will run from Monday, November 16 to Monday, November 23.  If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Walsh or Kaylee Burton.


Community Service Opportunity

The Airman and Family Readiness Program of the 183rd Fighter Wing in Springfield are looking for volunteers to assist with their Annual Children’s Christmas Party.  Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, December 6, 2015, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. helping with the children’s craft tables.  The event will take place at base of the 183rd Fighter Wing at 3101 J. David Jones Parkway in Springfield.


Juniors - Sign up in Mr. Kershaw's room to work boys’ basketball concessions.  If you work three games, you get a free prom ticket.


District Band Concert at WHS

December 6 – 2:00 PM  in the WHS Gym

6th Grade, Junior High, Concert, and Jazz Bands will perform


Sports Boosters Clothing Sale - Saturday, Dec 5, 9a-1p-Illini Bank-come out & get your Bullet gear!


Apple Watch Raffle – Buy a $10 square to win an Apple Watch at the Boys Basketball game on December 4, 2015.  All proceeds will benefit After Prom 2016!


The National Youth Leadership Forum would like to invite high school students to discover how to enhance leadership skills and prepare for a future in medical studies and related fields. Please talk to a school counselor about this very unique experience. The deadline for NYLF nominations is Dec 4th, so do not delay in getting your name added to the list.