WHS Daily Bulletin


Friday, January 29:


Lunch:  Toasted cheese sandwich or Taco cheese empanadas, homemade chili, mini saltine crackers, fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk


6:00pm - Boys Varsity Basketball vs Quest Charter Academy (H)


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


Saturday, January 30:


Scholastic Bowl Match at Springfield High – Bus leaves 7:30 AM


10:30 am- Boys Freshman Basketball @ Lutheran Tournament - Bus leaves 9:00am


Girls Basketball @ Tri-City/Sangamon Valley Freshman Shootout  - Vans leave 8:00 am


10:00am - Varsity Cheerleading @ IHSA Sectional @ Mahomet-Seymour High School- Bus leaves 6:15am


5:00pm - Girls Basketball @ Taylorville High School – Bus leaves 3:30pm


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


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.


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.


The FCCLA/FFA Winter Formal will be held Saturday, February 27th from 8-11pm.  Tickets will be on sale the week prior to the dance for $5 a ticket.


Paint Party hosted by After Prom on February 21 at 1:00-3:00pm at WHS.  Call Michelle Buscher at 217-494-5475 to reserve a spot.  $40 per person.  Picasso on the Prairie will teach you how to create a masterpiece!


Boys Track:  Any boy who wants to participate in track and field this spring and was unable to attend Wednesday's parent-athlete meeting needs to see Coach Patrick about the information that was handed out.


Dinner and delightful live music await attendees of the 5th annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner, to be held 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 30 at the Williamsville Junior High gym. The April 30 festivities feature live performances by the award-winning Williamsville High School Jazz Band and Jr. High School Jazz Band, which will perform with other surprise musical guests, TBA. In addition, a set of jump blues/swing music will be performed by Juke House, a local band with ties to the WHS music program. A full meal catered by Hickory River Smokehouse is part of the package, with a vegetarian meal available upon request.  Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased through the link below:



Junior and Senior Boys...want to earn a free tux for prom or even a free suit?  Men's Wearhouse is looking for Prom Reps!  See Mrs. Walsh for details!


WYSE - Students that signed up for the WYSE academic challenge will be leaving school on Tuesday at 8:30 for Lincoln Land and will return before the end of the day.  Please bring money for lunch and a calculator if you are competing in a test that allows a calculator.  Please see Mrs. Sturgeon with questions or go to the following website and read the rules of the competition: https://wyse.engineering.illinois.edu/academic-challenge/

·      John Beal – Math, English

·      Ethan Blomberg, EngGraphics, CompSci

·      Nathan Cathey – EngGraphics, Biology

·      Abbey Galusha – Physics, Biology

·      Quinn Higginbotham – English, Biology

·      Tucker Hirsch – Chemistry, Math

·      Ally Karras – Chemistry, Math

·      Caroline McCormick – English, Math

·      Matt Neale – English, Physics

·      Kaylee Nichols – Biology, Math

·      Cydne Ratliff – Physics, Chemistry

·      Eli Reevis – Physics, English

·      Eric Reed – Math, Biology

·      Colton Weiss – English, Math