WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Friday, May 20:

 

Lunch:  Baked cheese spaghetti or Cheese-stuffed breadsticks, marinara sauce, baby carrots, fresh fruit, chocolate Chex mix, ½ pint of milk

 

4:00pm - Varsity Track @ IHSA Boys 1A Sectional @ Lewistown High School – Bus leaves at 1:30pm.

 

6:00pm – Girls Soccer @ IHSA Sectional Final at IVC – Bus leaves 3:20pm, Please dismiss at 3:10pm

 

Saturday, May 21:

 

11:00am - Varsity Softball – WHS vs. Plains (H)- IHSA 2A Regional Championship

 

11:00am – Varsity Baseball – WHS vs. Argenta-Oreana @ Riverton – IHSA Regional Championship – Vans leave 9:30am

 

General Announcements:

 

Congratulations to Caileen Calvert – May Student of the Month!

 

Congratulations to Kaylee Nichols – WSBT Student of the Year!

 

Congratulations to the following who were elected as Junior class officers for the 2016-2017 school year.  Cara Buckley, President; DJ Mumaw, Vice President, and Maddie Walsh, Secretary/Treasurer

 

Boys Golf Try-outs 2016 – August 10, 11, 12 at The Rail.  Tryouts will consist of 3 days of completing 9 holes per day.  Tryouts begin at 7:00am sharp.  All players must have a current physical on file and insurance waiver form signed when tryouts begin.  No exceptions! Parent Athlete Night will be on May 23 at 6:00pm in the Gym.  Call Coach Trine at 217-415-5907 if you have any questions.

 

Employment opportunities: 

·         McDonald's in Williamsville would like for you to come join their team! They offer many benefits including tuition assistance for crew and managers after 9 months towards an accredited institution.  See the Guidance office if you would like a brochure. You may also contact Jean Bruner Jachino at Jeanbruner@yahoo.com

 

·         If you are interested in working with Ted Hodgson on his produce farm this summer, please sign up on the sheet in the office.

·         Williamsville resident is looking for summer help mowing her lawn and doing light yard work.  If interested, call Cathy at 415-8487.

 

ACT PREP at the The THINK CENTER-  May ACT prep will begin May 21 & 22 for $350.00. This includes materials. There are 3 seats left.  We also always have our 1:1 services and appointments can now be made on line  or via phone at www.think-center.com.  College essay writing is starting in June as well!

 

The Williamsville High School Athletic Department will be hosting its mandatory parent/athlete night for all students who will be or are interested in participating in a sport for the upcoming fall season. This includes football, volleyball, boys’ soccer, boys’ and girls’ cross country, boys’ and girls’ golf, and cheerleading. The meeting will take place on Monday, May 23 starting at 6:00 pm in db20160520 gym at Williamsville High School. After the db20160520 session is finished in the gym, each sport will separate and conduct sport specific meetings. Important information for both open gyms this Summer and when tryouts and practices will take place this Fall will be covered at this time. It is highly recommended that you bring your health insurance card with you, as mandatory insurance waivers and IHSA paperwork will also be completed at this meeting; head coaches for each individual sport will also be collecting updated physicals if you have them. As a reminder, student-athletes will need updated physicals in order to participate in their desired sport. If you have any additional questions you can either contact the head coach of each sport or Athletic Director Adam Eucker.

 

·         Head Football Coach Aaron Kunz: kunz@wcusd15.org

·         Head Volleyball Coach Stacey Carlson: carlson@wcusd15.org

·         Head Boys’ Soccer Coach Mitch Davidson: davidsonm@wcusd15.org

·         Head Cross Country Coach: Tyler Casson: cassonty@wcusd15.org

·         Head Boys’ Golf Coach Bill Trine: trine@wcusd15.org

·         Head Girls’ Golf Coach Shayla Croy: croy@wcusd15.org

·         Head Cheerleading Coach Danielle Duncan: duncan@wcusd15.org

·         District Athletic Director Adam Eucker: eucker@wcusd15.org

 

Senior Athlete Pictures for Class of 2017 to be Taken on Friday, May 27

Senior athlete pictures for the Class of 2017 will take place on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:00pm in the db20160520 gym of the high school. This will be the only opportunity to have your photo taken that will be hung in the gym for the 2016-2017 school year. Ensure that you bring your completed senior profile sheet with you on the day of the pictures. There are extra copies in the db20160520 office. If you have additional questions, you can talk with Mr. Eucker or e-mail Debbie Price at Debbie.iL99@gmail.com

 

Five Varsity Teams from 15-16 Winter Season Earn IHSA Academic Award

The Williamsville CUSD 15 Athletic Department is proud to announce that all five varsity teams from the 15-16 winter season have been awarded the IHSA Team Academic Achievement Award. This brings the total for the 15-16 school year to twelve teams who have earned this award.

In order to be eligible for this award, a team must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. All of the teams at Williamsville High School that have been eligible during the fall and winter seasons for this award have achieved this mark of academic success. The standard for both athletic and academic achievement has always been high at Williamsville High School. We are proud that this group of student athletes has carried on this tradition of excellence.

Winter

Boys Basketball: 3.59

Competitive Cheerleading: 3.60

Music: 3.68

Girls Basketball: 3.88

Scholastic Bowl: 3.93

 

Fall

Football: 3.26

Boys Soccer: 3.4

Boys Cross Country: 3.51

Boys Golf: 3.65

Volleyball: 3.70

Girls Cross Country: 3.79

Girls Golf: 3.89

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

 

United 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.

 

Williamsville Community 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.