WHS Daily Bulletin


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


Football Players (Next Year) - There will be a short meeting tomorrow morning at 7:45 in the cafeteria for anyone interested in playing football next year to discuss the weightlifting that will begin on November 30.  Those of you that have early bird, meet in Coach Kunz’s room at 7:15.


If you did not get a banquet form for the Football/Cheerleading banquet, please pick one up before you leave for Thanksgiving Break.  The banquet will be on Sunday December 6  at Poe’s at 7:00 pm with dinner before at 6 pm.  Please turn in the banquet form to Coach Kunz by December 2.


The 2nd order of the football playoff shirts are in.  Please stop by Coach Kunz’s room to pick them up.


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


Cheerleading Practice 7:00-9:00 AM – Old JH Gym


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:


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

·         11/23/2015 $50    176    Melissa Stier


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.


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. 


Thanks to the generosity of WHS students, Student Council collected over 240 bags of personal items for the homeless this last week!  Mrs. Flammini's English 103 class donated 66 bags!  Runners up were Mr. Halford's Government class and Mr. Hampton's AP Bio class with 40 and 30 bags respectively.