WHS Daily Bulletin


Friday, January 8:


Lunch:  Pizza – variety, creamy coleslaw, buttered corn, fresh fruit, fresh baked cookie, ½ pint of milk


The next National ACT date is February 6, registration deadline is this Friday, January 8. Students can register at www.actstudent.org


Final call: Registration is still open for students wanting to sign up for ACT Prep classes at WHS. Registration will close on Friday. Forms are available in the guidance office and the cost is $70.


Students:  Please be aware that anyone with an outstanding balance on their library account over $5.00 will not be allowed to come to the library during resource. If you have an outstanding balance of $5.00 or more on your library account at the beginning of the second semester, you will not be allowed to use the library or check out books.  Special arrangements can be made for you with your teacher should you need the library for a particular project.  Books could be used in the library, but not taken out of the library.


6:00pm - Boys Basketball vs Illini Central High School


Band Boosters will be selling LaGondola subs at the boys basketball game


Saturday, January 9:


8:30am - Varsity Scholastic Bowl @Normal Community High School - Bus Time @6:50am


11:00am - Girls Basketball @ Quincy Notre Dame – Bus leaves 8:00am


11:00am - Boys Freshman Basketball @ North-Mac (at Girard) – Bus leaves 9:15am


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


After Prom Lottery Calendar Winners:

12/19/2015     $50    369    Tera Miller

12/20/2015     $50    913    Michelle Cripe

12/21/2015     $50    741    Whitney Brandonburg

12/22/2015     0        431    Unsold

12/23/2015     $50    592    Stacy Saladino

12/24/2015     $100  615    Terry Coker

12/25/2015     0        032    Unsold

12/26/2015     0        438    Unsold

12/27/2015     $50    853    Nancy Antonacci

12/28/2015     $50    688    Jenny McCoy

12/29/2015     $50    626    Kevin Shimmering

12/30/2015     $50    532    Elizabeth Downey

12/31/2016     $125  311    Randy Robbs

Thanks to everyone that bought a ticket!


Youth & Government: All revisions for Bills, Briefs, Lobbyist Position Papers, and LA Forum Proposals are due Tuesday, 1/12 (via Google Docs). Ms. Faloon-Sullivan will be here after school on Monday until 6:30 p.m. if anyone needs help making revisions. 


Bowling Party @ King Pin on MLK Weekend– Sunday, January 17 – 9:00pm – 11pm – Unlimited bowling, $15 – No school on Monday so come have some fun!  Everyone is invited.  Lanes can hold 5-6 people if you want to put a team together.  This event is sponsored by the WHS After Prom committee.  Representatives of After Prom will register you at the door starting at 8:30pm, only cash or checks made out to WHS After Prom will be accepted.  Snacks will be also be available to purchase.  Any questions?  Call Jennifer Clark  217-553-6487 or email clark@wcusd15.org.


Boys who will be participating in track - We'll begin 'Fun Runs' next Tuesday, Jan. 12th.  These are a way to help you get ready for the upcoming track season if you are not currently doing basketball or football/soccer training.  Dress warm since we'll be outside for most of the time.  These are for sprinters, distance runners, or throwers.    Fun Runs will be every Tuesday and Thursday until track begins on Feb. 8th.  We'll meet by the cafeteria after school and will be done no later than 4:30pm.  


Congratulations to Quinn Higginbotham – December Student of the Month!


Lincoln Land Scholarship Applications Available: The Lincoln Land Community College Foundation is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2016-2017 academic year. Students considering or planning to attend Lincoln Land Community College beginning in fall 2016 are encouraged to apply. Deadline to apply is March 1

Only one application form is needed to apply for all scholarships. More information, in addition to the online application, can be found at www.llccfoundation.org/scholarships.