WHS Daily Bulletin


Thursday, February 11:


Lunch:  Turkey/ham/cheese sub sandwich or Hamburger stroganoff with pasta, seasoned green beans, diced peaches, mini chocolate chip grahams, ˝ pint of milk


4:30pm - Scholastic Bowl Match (H)


6:00pm - Boys Freshman Basketball vs Pleasant Plains High School


7:00pm – Girls Basketball Regional Championship – WHS vs. Camp Point at Pittsfield


Friday, February 12:


No School – Lincoln’s Birthday


6:00pm - Boys Basketball @ Pawnee High School – Bus leaves 4:25pm


Saturday, February 13:


TBA -Wrestling @ IHSA Sectional @ Mahomet-Seymour High School


9:00am-4:00pm – Blood Drive at Williamsville Fire Dept


10:00am - Boys Freshman Basketball vs Quest Charter Academy


5:00pm - Boys Varsity Basketball vs Metro-East Lutheran (Riverton Shoot-Out) – 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.  In order to buy a prom ticket, all class dues must be paid.

·         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 Mr. Chladny


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!


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!


Congratulations to Erin Buckley – January Student of the Month!


Join Us at the Sports Boosters Dinner - Come out and support the Williamsville Sports Boosters as they help the Williamsville Athletic Department continue to be one of the premier athletic departments in Illinois. For the 2015-2016 school year alone, the sports boosters are slated to give over $65,000 back to the athletic department.

The annual dinner dance will once again be held at Northfield Center on March 5, 2016.  One of Springfield's favorite bands, Shenanigans, will be providing the entertainment!

Everyone attending will have their name put in the barrel for the cash prizes.  The Grand Prize will be $2,000 and that winner will be drawn at the beginning of the night, but not revealed until later in the evening.  There will be a total of $3,250 given away in cash prizes!

·         Individual -  $70

·         Couple   -  $135 ($5 discount)

·         Table of 8  - $520  ($130/couple or $65/person)

Deadline to register is February 29.  Please contact Debbie Price at 414-1330 or debbie.il99@gmail.com for reservations or if you have questions.


Congratulations to the WHS Jazz Band on an excellent performance at last Saturday's Eastern Illinois University Jazz Festival! The band competed against schools big and small from around the state and earned 1st place for the fourth consecutive year! Senior tenor saxophonist Tucker Hirsch was recognized as the most outstanding soloist for the festival. In addition, the following students were also recognized as outstanding individual performers:

·         Senior Emily Cotner, vibraphone

·         Freshman Jacob Hinds, trombone

·         Freshman Isabella Lang, trombone

·         Freshman Jenna McCarty, bass guitar

·         Sophomore Tom Sagins, drum set


Camp Invention is coming to Williamsville High School this summer June 6th-10th and we are looking for several counselors!  This is a STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) camp for elementary students entering 1st-6th grade.  See Mrs. Sturgeon if you are interested.  You can used this for up to 40 volunteer hours and you will get a letter of recommendation at the end of camp!