Help Support Ronald McDonald House by participating in a 5K Glow Run! Pleasant Plains has challenged Williamsville to see who can bring more students. The Glow Run will be May 6 from 7:00-11pm at Southwind Park. Register on rmhc-centralillinois.org. The deadline for early registration ($30) is this Friday. Student Council will reimburse $5 of the entry fee to anyone who signs up! See Kaylee Nichols or Mrs. Walsh for details!!
Lunch: Garlic cheese bread pizza or Pepperoni wedge pizza, tomato soup, buttered peas, fruit juice, mango fruit cup, ½ pint of milk
Juniors & Seniors: After Prom Tickets Will Be Sold for $10 Today During Lunch – Waivers available in the Office. Everyone attending (including dates from other schools) must complete a waiver form. Pick one up in the office! Buy before Friday and be entered into prize raffles! Today’s After Prom Prize Raffle: 2 Gift Cards for Gatsby Hair Boutique (Updo & Men’s Haircut)
Cheerleading News: There will be another tryout informational meeting held on Wednesday, April 13th at 3:30 pm in the HS cafeteria. If you cannot make this meeting but would still like the information, there will be additional tryout packets in the office. We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please contact Coach Danielle at email@example.com.
Lunch: Sloppy Joe sandwich or Turkey sandwich wrap, sweet baked beans, broccoli & fruit salad, diced pears, fortune cookie, ½ pint of milk
8:30 – Noon – Student of the Year Interviews in the Conference Room
Juniors & Seniors: After Prom Tickets Will Be Sold for $10 Today During Lunch – Waivers available in the Office. Everyone attending (including dates from other schools) must complete a waiver form. Pick one up in the office! Buy before Friday and be entered into prize raffles! Today’s After Prom Prize Raffle: $20 Gift Card for Williamsville Car Wash
4:00pm – Girls Track & Field @ Lewiston High School – Bus leaves 1:45 PM, dismiss 1:35pm
4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs Tri-City High School
4:30pm – Fresh/Soph Baseball @ North-Mac (Fresh/Soph)
4:30pm - Varsity Soccer vs Litchfield High School (+JV)
4:30pm - Varsity Softball vs Mt. Zion High School (JV)
Lunch: Beef & noodles or Cheese quesadilla, soft breadstick, sweetened sliced carrots, fresh fruit, pudding cup, ½ pint of milk
IHSA Solo & Ensemble Contest – PORTA
There will be a MANDATORY meeting for all boys interested in playing basketball next year on Friday April 15 during the last 10 minutes of each lunch in Miss Wernsing’s classroom. Please see Coach Beard if you are unable to attend.
4:30pm - Varsity Baseball @ Maroa-Forsyth High School
4:30pm – Boys Track & Field @ Monticello High School (Monticello Invite)
9:00am - JV Softball vs Sacred Heart - Griffin High School (Tri-City JV Tournament @ Illiopolis ) – Bus leaves 7:30 am
10:30am – JV Softball vs Dunlap High School (Tri-City JV Tournament @ Illiopolis )
10:00am - Varsity Baseball @ Rochester High School (DH) – Bus leaves 8:10am
10:00am - Girls Varsity Soccer @ Peoria Christian High School – Bus leaves 8:00am
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 $25 dues to Mr. Chladny
Congratulations to Colton Weiss – March Student of the Month!
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.
Lawrence Technological 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.
After Prom Tickets Will Be Sold for $10 each the Week of April 11 -15 – Waivers 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 and prizes!
Junior Parents: After Prom Meeting, Wednesday, April 20, at 6:30 at WHS Cafeteria
Free Swing Dancing Lessons: WJHS Fine Arts Gym - Tuesday, April 12th 6:30-7:30pm and Wednesday, April 20th 6:30-7:30pm All students and parents are welcome.
The Sherman & Williamsville’s Boy Scout Troop 330 is hosting a fundraiser at the Texas Roadhouse on Thursday, April 14th from 3 to 10 pm. All you have to do is mention to your server that you are there to support Boy Scout Troop 330, dine on your favorite meal, and 10% of your total food purchases will be donated back to the Troop. All proceeds will be used to support various camping experiences. Thank you for your support.
The Williamsville Athletic Department will officially dedicate and name the track, “Don Williams Track” on Thursday, April 21, 2016 prior to the start of the Sangamo quad track meet with Auburn, New Berlin, and North-Mac at 4:15 pm.
If you have any additional questions regarding this event, please contract Athletic Director Adam Eucker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HS Volleyball Information: HS forms and summer calendars were handed out to those high school girls interested in playing volleyball next fall. Please check your summer schedules and return all forms and money to Coach Beard by Monday, April 25th.
Congrats! WHS Jazz Band was unanimously selected as Grand Champion at the State of Illinois Jazz Band Invitational held on the campus of Illinois State University this weekend. Our students performed at a very high level and all three adjudicators awarded them their highest score of the two-day festival! Our students competed against bands from all over the state including the Chicago suburbs, schools big and small, urban and suburban.
Reminder to Seniors: Local Scholarship Application Deadlines are Approaching! The Guidance Office has had Low Numbers of Completed Applications. Don't forget to submit your completed application. Upcoming Deadlines:
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 in the file(s) to download section and must be submitted
by April 8th
· The Williamsville Education Association (WEA) Scholarship is open to all WHS seniors. Students must write an essay about the opportunities and experiences they have had at WHS that will benefit them in the future. Applications are in the file(s) to download section and must be submitted by April 15th
· Vocal Music Boosters will again offer a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior who was involved in vocal music during their high school career and who intends to engage in some type of vocal music activity during college. This scholarship is sponsored by Nicoud. Download an application above and complete by April 15th
· Williamsville Junior Football Association provides scholarships to those who have participated in the WJFL and graduate from WHS. Applicants must have good character, good citizenship, and demonstrate need for financial assistance. Due April 18th