WHS Daily Bulletin


Thursday, January 12:


Lunch: Pasta with meat sauce or Italian meatball sandwich, garlic breadstick, fruit & Rodb20170116e salad, mandarin oranges , ½ pint of milk


7:40am – Captains’ Council Meeting in Coach Halford’s Room


4:30pm - Scholastic Bowl vs Tri-City/AC-Central @ Tri-City (+ JV)


6:00pm - Girls JV & Varsity Basketball @ Porta High School (@ A-C Central High School) – Bus leaves 4:30pm


6:00pm - Boys Basketball - WHS vs. New Berlin – Bus leaves 4:40pm


Friday, January 13:


Lunch:  Chicken & noodles or Chili cheese wrap, soft dinner roll, buttered peas, seasonal fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk


Saturday, January 14:


TBA -Boys JV Basketball @ Warrensburg-Latham JV Tournament


9:00am - Wrestling @ Mahomet-Seymour High School Tournament – Bus leaves 5:15am


10:00am - Boys Freshman Basketball @ Jacksonville-Routt High School – Bus leaves 8:25am


Sunday, January 15:


Bowling Party @ King Pin Lanes - Sunday, January 159pm11pm

There’s no school Monday so join us for some fun! Unlimited bowling including shoe rental is $15.  Everyone is invited.  Lanes can hold 5-6 people. This event is sponsored by the Band Boosters.  Forms are available in the office to reserve your lane. You can also register at the door starting at 8:30 pm as long as lanes are still available. Only cash or checks made out to Williamsville Band Boosters will be accepted.  Pizza and snacks will be available to purchase.  Any questions?  Email cmhalford@yahoo.com.


Monday, January 16:


No School – Martin Luther King Day


General Announcements:


Seniors: Senior parents and students are encouraged to sign up for important guidance announcements through the "Remind Ap". You can join by simply texting the words "@bullet17" to the number 81010. For those that are signing up late, you will still be able to view old announcements. Announcements can be sent to your email address or can appear as a text on a mobile phone (standard text messaging rates apply). If you are having trouble with this method of signing up for Class of 2017 notifications, please visit  https://www.remind.com/join/bullet17


Congrats to Jacob Sexton – December Student of the Month!


Freshmen:  Please play class dues to Mr. Halford

Sophomores:  Please pay class dues to Mr. Martens

Juniors:  Please pay class dues to Mrs. Walsh


Track:  All students interested in running track, Polar Runs will begin Tuesday January 10th from 3:30-4:30. Conditioning and runs will be held every Tuesday and Thursday until track practice begins. Please meet in the cafeteria no later than 3:30pm.


Senior students are encouraged to submit their name and letter of interest to be considered for the 2017 Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln Student of the Year recognition and scholarship. Students who wish to submit a letter of interest to the guidance department should do so by January 18th. Six seniors will be selected to represent Williamsville as "students of the month". If you are chosen as a Student of the Month, you will then be able to complete an essay for the "Student of the Year" scholarship. All students of the month will be published in the State Journal Register. 


Youth Day & Youth to Washington Tour: Interested students must be a high school junior, live in a home with a parent or guardian who is a member of Menard Electric Cooperative, and be able to attend events on March 29, 2017 and June 9-16, 2017 if chosen. Further information and applications are available on the guidance webpage or in the Guidance Department. 


Congratulations to the WHS Scholastic Bowl team for going 9-0 and placing 1st (out of 21 teams) at the Mattoon Turnabout Tournament!  Also, congratulations to Mitch McCullar and Eli Reevis for making the all-tournament team (1st place and 8th place, respectively).  Great job!


Red Out in Riverton – Tuesday, February 14 –WHS Boys Basketball @ Riverton HS  The Riverton Hawks will be hosting the boys basketball game and want to fill the gym with red shirts to show support for the American Heart Association.  A link to the order form is on the db20170116 page of the Williamsville website.  Proceeds from the sale of the $10 red shirts and $2 bracelets will go to the AHA.  Who will fill the gym with the most red shirts .. Williamsville or Riverton?  Deadline for orders will be January 23.


2017-2018 LLCC Foundation Scholarship online applications are available at www.llccfoundation.org/scholarhips.  The deadline to apply is March 1.  There is only one application for all scholarships.  Students submitting a complete application will be considered for all available scholarships for which they are eligible.  In addition to applying for the LLCC Foundation Scholarships, the application can be used to apply to the LLCC Honors Program and, therefore, consideration for theLLCC Trustees’ Honors Program Scholarship.