Lunch: Baked cheese spaghetti or Cheese-stuffed
breadsticks, marinara sauce, baby carrots, diced pears, chocolate Chex mix, ˝ pint of milk
End of 3rd Quarter – Report Cards
will be issued Wednesday, March 23rd
Reminder:. Deadline to sign up for the AP
exams is March 11
registration form and money to your AP teacher
5:30pm - ACT Review Class
Scholastic Bowl Sectionals @ A-C Central
High School on 3/12 starting at 10:00am - Bus Time 8:15am
Boys Track & Field @ Jerseyville High
School (Jersey Winter Thaw Indoor Meet - Boys) – Bus leaves 6:45am
8:15am - Girls Track & Field @
Charleston High School (Charleston Invite @ EIU - Girls) – Bus time 5:30am
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
Williamsville Vocal Music Boosters will meet Monday, March 14th at
6:30 p.m. in the high school teacher’s lounge. We hope to see you there!
Join S.A.V.E. Club for Board Game Night in the Library on Wednesday,
March 16th from 3:30-4:30. Snacks and drinks will be provided.
The Village of Williamsville is hosting a
village flag design competition for students in grades 6-12. Information sheets available in the
office. Prizes will be awarded for the
top designs of $300 for 1st, $100 2nd, $50 for 3rd. Show student ID upon delivery of flag design
entry. Village Hall hours are
7:30-11:30am, 12:30-3:30pm. Winner will
be announced on July 11.
After Prom Tickets Will Be Sold for $10 each the Week of April 11 -15
– Waivers will be available in the Office.
Everyone attending (including dates from other schools) must complete a
waiver form. There will be lots of
entertainment including a dodgeball tournament, laser tag, human bowling, sumo
wrestling, an obstacle course, a mechanical bull, and of course lots of food
Congratulations to John Beal – February Student of the Month!
Congratulations to the winners of the election for the 2016-2017 NHS
President - Adam Clark
Vice President - Matthew Neale
Secretary - Caroline McCormick
Members-at-Large - Andrew Roberts and Morgan Rottinghaus
The WHS Sports Boosters Outstanding
Sportsmanship Scholarship is now open to senior athletes, cheerleaders,
and student managers. Applicants must have a letter of
recommendation from his or her coach. One award will be given to senior
male athlete and one senior girl athlete worth $500. Award is not based on
athletic ability. Applications are on the guidance webpage in the file(s) to
download section or you can pick up a paper copy in the library and must be
submitted by April 8th
The Basketball and Cheerleader Awards Ceremony will be held on Monday
March 21st at 7:15 at the Poe’s Banquet Hall. At 6:30, prior to
the ceremony, dinner will be served. Please see Coach Beard for Banquet Forms.
RSVPS are due back by March 16th.
Need a Prom Dress? Glenwood High
School has a collection of gently used prom dresses in all styles and sizes
that they would like to make available to any student who is interested. Please
see Mrs. Chladny if you have an interest.
Looking for a great way to make money this summer? CRD Advisors LLC
is currently seeking applicants for temporary summer positions in the Research
Department, working in the corn breeding nursery developing new parent lines
and assisting with corn yield trial plot observations. You can sign up in
the office or contact Nathan Bergschneider at 217-415-0220 or through email: firstname.lastname@example.org
University is offering a $8,000 scholarship to JUNIOR
students with outstanding academic achievement in Math and Science. The scholarship is only good for enrollment
at Lawrence Tech. If you are interested in being nominated, please see a
guidance counselor by April 10th.
Cerebral Palsy – Life without Limits Day Camp - The United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) offers three different and fun-filled
camps for children ages 6 to 21 years old with the support of the United
Way. One camp is the Life without Limits Day Camp. Volunteers are
paired with a child who has a disability and accompany that child throughout
the day at the camp. As the campers renew friendships, participate in
craft activities, utilize the UCP computer lab and go into the community on
field trips, the volunteer is a constant companion for the camper. Field
trips will be educational and recreational, including visits to historical
sites, behind the scenes tours of their favorite stores, and bowling. A volunteer can sign up for just one week,
certain days, or all summer. The Life without Limits Camp meets at the
UCP center for students 6 to 21 years old who have any type of
disability. Camp runs Monday thru Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
starting on June 20 and ending on August 5. If you have any questions,
please see Mr. Martens.
United Cerebral Palsy –
Overnight Camp - The United
Cerebral Palsy (UCP) offers three different and fun-filled camps for children
ages 6 to 21 years old with the support of the United Way. One camp is
the Overnight Camp. Volunteers are paired one-on-one with a camper with a
disability. The camp is a unique social opportunity for campers and
attendees to enjoy crafts, swimming, interacting with special guests, and
meeting new friends. The volunteer “Buddy” is a constant companion
throughout camp for all activities. This three day, two-night camp is the
only one of its kind in central Illinois. The UCP Overnight Camp is held
in two sessions, one for campers 6-13 years old on Monday, June 6, starting at
8:00 a.m., thru Wednesday, June 8, ending at 11:00 a.m. The other camp is
for campers 14-21 years old on Wednesday, June 8, starting at 6:00 p.m., thru
Friday, June 10, ending at 4:00 p.m. Both camps will be held at the
Springfield Christian Assembly Campground. Volunteers can sign up for one
or both sessions of camp. If you have
any questions, please see Mr. Martens.
Foundation — Quarter Auctions - For
anyone needing community service hours, the Williamsville Community Foundation
is looking for volunteers to assist with their Quarter Auctions to benefit
different charities. They need help on the second Wednesday of every
month from 5:00-6:00 p.m. to set up chairs at the Williamsville Community
Center, and then they will need help on the second Thursday of every month from
6:30-9:30 p.m. to work concessions during the auctions. Please see Mr.
Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.
The Marine Corps is once again hosting a Summer
Leadership and Character Development Academy. This is a great opportunity
for students who are looking to build leadership skills and make a positive
impact in their communities. As well as, improve their list of achievements and
community service hours when applying to colleges and for scholarships.
Participants in the academy spend a week in Quantico, Virginia.
They privately tour the USMC museum, some Marine aviation units,
and visit the capitol/ White House, they complete a service project, hear
lectures and engage in activities designed to build character and refine their
leadership skills. There is no expectation that these students intend to join
the armed forces. Students who have finished their junior or sophomore
years, that are over 16 years old, have a 3.0 GPA or better, and are involved
in extra-curricular activities like sports, and clubs
are eligible to apply. Students that have an influence or
leadership position in their communities or school are highly encouraged to
apply. Academy dates are July 17-23 and
the application deadline is April 8th. Accommodations for food
and lodging are provided, the only cost to the
participants is the plane ticket to Dulles. See your guidance counselor for an
New! Lincoln Land Down Syndrome
Society will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for its members on Saturday,
March 19th at Lakeside Christian Church, 225 Toronto Road,
Springfield. They are looking for volunteers between
the hours of Noon-4.
Volunteers can opt for all 4 hours or 2 hour shifts. Please contact Lynn
by Tuesday, March 15th
if interested in helping.