WHS Daily Bulletin

 

The library will be closed during 1st & 2nd hour as well as both lunch periods next week.  Please see the schedule that is posted in the library for more information.

 

Wednesday, February 15:

 

Lunch:  Cheese French bread pizza, orange glazed carrots, pasta salad, fruit juice, mango fruit cup, ½ pint of milk

 

Youth & Government: Come help make campaign signs from 6-7 p.m. in Ms. Faloon-Sullivan's room. Remember that Bill Prep worksheets are due for legislators on 2/22. Other delegates keep working to perfect arguments, proposals and news stories for the final weekend.

                                                                                                              

Thursday, Feburary 16:

 

Lunch:  BBQ pulled pork sandwich or Turkey & cheese sandwich wrap, sweet baked beans, diced pears, chocolate grahams, ½ pint of milk

 

5:00pm - Scholastic Bowl vs Lincolnwood/Beardstown (+JV)

 

Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, February 16th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band room.

 

Pleasant Plains Athletics Invites Everyone to a Seminar For Those That Want to Play Sports in College -   On Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m. in the HS Cafetorium, Wes Simmons is going to present information for "Guiding the College Bound Athlete".  

 

Friday, February 17:

 

Lunch:  Beef & noodles or Cheese quesadilla, soft breadstick, buttered peas, fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk

 

6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball vs Auburn High School – Senior Night!

 

Sports Boosters will be selling clothing at Friday nights basketball game starting at 6:30p. The trailer will be located in the shop class across the hall from the concession stand.

 

Band Boosters will be selling LaGondola subs at the boys basketball game Friday night

 

Saturday, February 18:

 

8:45am - Scholastic Bowl @ Masonic Tournament @ St. Teresa High School

 

1:00pm - Good luck to Mason Fleck as he swims in the IHSA boys sectional meet at Eisenhower Pool (Southeast High School) in Springfield.

 

Sunday, February 19:

 

The WHS After-Prom Committee is hosting a bowling night at King Pin on Sunday, February 19 from 9 – 11 pm.  The cost is $15, and this covers your shoe rental and bowling.  Come out and support the WHS After-Prom.

 

Monday, February 20:

 

7:30 – Boys Basketball Regional at Riverton – WHS vs. Riverton – Bus time 5:45pm.

 

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

 

Freshmen:  Please play class dues to Mr. Halford

 

Sophomores:  Please pay class dues to Mr. Martens

 

Juniors:  Please pay class dues to Mrs. Walsh

 

The FCCLA/FFA Winter Formal will be held Saturday February 25th from 8 -11.  Tickets will be on sale Tuesday February 21 through Thursday February 23rd during lunch, and Friday February 24th from Mrs. Matulevich for $5.00 each.  Tickets will be available at the door, but will be $10 each at that time.  Make sure to get a form in advance from the office if you will be taking a date from another school.  See you all there!!! 

 

On behalf of Pleasant Plains Athletics, we would like to extend this invitation to your student athletes, parents, counselors, administration and coaches.  On Thursday, February 16 at 7:00 p.m. in the HS Cafetorium, Wes Simmons is going to present information for "Guiding the College Bound Athlete".  

 

Topics Covered in the Seminar Include:

·         · Explain the NCAA Eligibility Center and when/how to register

·         · Discuss the opportunities at D-III, NAIA, and junior colleges

·         · Provide academic eligibility requirements needed to be eligible to play

·         · Explain how to schedule “unofficial visits” and when to start taking them

·         · Teach student-athletes about the commitment it takes to play in college

·         · Help families create a “Recruiting Plan”

·         · Show parents and student-athletes how to find the right schools

 

Plato and Flora S. McCourtney Foundation Scholarship: Applications are available in the guidance office-preference is given to students seeking a technical or scientific education for students in the top 10 percent of the class. The scholarship is renewable to awarded students up to four years. Applications must be postmarked by April 15th. 

Young Women in Public Affairs Award-The program is open to young women ages 16-19 who demonstrate a commitment to volunteerism, experience in student or local government, workplace leadership, volunteer leadership achievements, and other activities which show a commitment to the empowerment of women. The award is $500 to one deserving young woman. An official fillable application is available online at www.zonta.org. Deadline is February 28, 2017. 

 

The 2017 Williamsville North County Teen Court meeting dates are: Monday, March 13th, Monday, April 10th, Monday, May 8th and Monday, June 12th.  All begin promptly at 6 p.m.  These dates can also be found on the website at www.northcountyteencourt.com.  Jurors are reminded that IF they cannot attend a meeting they MUST notify the Peer Jury Coordinator or other designee as far in advance of the absence as possible.  A Peer Juror who misses three meetings without first notifying the Peer Jury Coordinator or other designee will be removed from the Peer Jury.  Officer Ryan Harmon 361-4424 or Barbie Walters 891-0997.