Beat the Blahs right before Spring Break! Participate in the following days during the week leading up to Spring Break!
Monday, April 3 – Crazy Hat Day
Tuesday, April 4 - Groutfit (wear gray on gray)
Thursday, April 6 – Favorite Jersey Day
Friday, April 7 – School Spirit Day
Lunch: Chicken pot pie over biscuit or Hot dog on bun, baked fries, mixed fruit, fruit juice, Cheez It snack mix, ½ pint of milk
Beat the Blahs – Crazy Hat Day
Volleyball Meeting – Tomorrow before school at the JH for anyone interested in playing next year
Girls Soccer @ Plains postponed to tomorrow at 5:00pm
Cancelled - JV Baseball vs SHG
Cancelled - JV Softball vs Washington High School
All interested parents are welcome to attend the Williamsville Vocal Music Boosters (WVMB) meeting on Monday, April 3rd at 6:30 p.m. in the high school teachers’ lounge. We hope to see you there!
Lunch: Rotisserie chicken or Buffalo popcorn chicken, soft dinner roll, corn-on-the-cob HOM, baby carrots, sliced apples with dip, ½ pint of milk
Any girls interested in playing volleyball next year, there will be a meeting in Coach Carlson's room, at the junior high on April 4th at 7:40 a.m. If you have any questions or are unable to attend please see Coach Beard.
Beat the Blahs – Groutfit Day
4:00pm - Track & Field vs Athens/Lutheran/Porta @ PORTA – Bus leaves 2:30pm, please dismiss 2:20pm
4:30pm - Varsity Baseball @ Mount Pulaski High School – Bus leaves 2:55pm, please dismiss 2:45pm
4:30pm - Varsity & JV Softball @ Argenta-Oreana (@ Oreana Elementary School) – Bus leaves 2:30pm, please dismiss 2:20pm
5:00pm - Girls Varsity & JV Soccer @ Pleasant Plains High School
Lunch: Taco quesadillas or BBQ chicken quesadillas, Mexican beans with tortilla chips, pineapple chunks, vanilla Goldfish cookies, ½ pint of milk
Juniors – SAT Testing
Seniors – No School
4:30pm - Varsity & JV Softball vs Warrensburg-Latham
4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs Warrensburg-Latham
Lunch: Turkey/ham/cheese sub sandwich or Hamburger stroganoff, seasoned green beans, diced peaches, cinnamon pretzel, ½ pint of milk
Beat the Blahs – Favorite Jersey Day
There will be a boys basketball meeting for any boys interesting in playing basketball Thursday (April 6) in the back gym during the last 10 minutes of each lunch. Please see Coach Beard if you are unable to attend.
Mandatory SAVE Meeting after school in Mrs. Lorton’s room
4:15pm - Track & Field vs Riverton/New Berlin/Athens Sangamo Meet
4:30pm - JV Softball @ Bloomington High School– Bus leaves 2:30pm, please dismiss 2:20pm
4:30pm - JV Baseball @ Springfield High School (@ Back Diamond @ LLCC) – Bus leaves 2:55pm, please dismiss 2:45pm
5:00pm - HS Girls Varsity & JV Soccer vs North-Mac
Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, April 6th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band room.
Lunch: Deep-dish pepperoni pizza or Stuffed cheese pizza, broccoli & fruit salad, red pepper strips, diced pears, pudding cup, ½ pint of milk
Beat the Blahs – School Spirit Day
Jazz Band – ISU Jazz Festival
3:30pm - NHS Service Form & Dues for Seniors Need To Be Turned In by 3:30pm
4:30pm - JV Baseball vs Athens High School (Fresh/Soph)
4:30pm - Varsity Track & Field @ Shelbyville High School (Shelbyville Open - Girls) – Bus leaves 2:00, please dismiss 1:50pm
5:00pm - Girls Varsity & JV Soccer @ Carlinville High School – bus leaves 2:50, please dismiss 2:40pm
10:00am - Varsity & JV Softball @ North-Mac – Bus leaves 8:15am
10:00am - JV Baseball vs Hillsboro High School (DH (Fresh/Soph))
10:00am - Girls Varsity & JV Soccer vs Auburn High School @ Divernon – Bus leaves 8:30am
12:00pm - Varsity Baseball @ Olympia – Bus leaves 10:00am
Freshmen: Please play class dues to Mr. Halford
Sophomores: Please pay class dues to Mr. Martens
Juniors: Please pay class dues to Mrs. Walsh
Seniors – Graduation orders that haven’t been picked up are available in the office. Checks cannot be accepted for payment at this time. We can only accept cash or money orders. If you prefer to pay with credit or debit cards, please call Jostens at 217-483-8989.
PORTA Pool will offer the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course April 11 - 15. Sessions on April 11 - 13 will be 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. and sessions on April 14 and 15 will be 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Cost of the certification course is $225.00 and includes CPR and First Aid certification as well as rescue training. Classes include both pool and classroom time. Participants must be 15 years old by April 15 and will be required to pass a pre-course swim test. For more information and to register contact Rachel Frost, PORTA Pool Manager, 217/632-4745.
Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce — Easter Egg Hunt - For anyone needing community service hours, the Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Sherman Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Waldrop Park in Sherman. . They are looking for volunteers to help set up, to supervise the organized activities, and clean up after the event. Volunteers will be needed from approximately 9:00 a.m. to noon. Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.
Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series - For anyone needing community service hours, the Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series is looking for volunteers. They are looking for volunteers to help leading stretches, directing runners along the courses, helping keep kids in order at the finish line, etc. The races take place at the Williamsville Park on Sunday afternoons from April 2 to May 7 (with no races on April 16 because of Easter). Volunteers would need to be at the park from about 3:45-5:30 p.m. Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.
United Cerebral Palsy – Learning 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 Learning 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 Learning 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 19 and ending on August 11. 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 5, starting at 8:00 a.m., thru Wednesday, June 7, ending at 11:00 a.m. The other camp is for campers 14-21 years old on Wednesday, June 7, starting at 6:00 p.m., thru Friday, June 9, 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.
The Center for Youth & Family Solutions - For anyone needing community service hours, the Center for Youth & Family Solutions is seeking volunteers. The Center for Youth & Family Solutions is a social service agency that provides strength-based, family centered social services to youth and their families in need throughout Central Illinois. Currently, the agency serves nearly 700 individuals in Springfield and the surrounding communities. Duties of the volunteers would include assisting with answering phones, greeting clients, performing miscellaneous clerical jobs, assisting with child care, organizing visitation room and foster care clothing closet, and other duties as assigned. If you have any questions and/or would like a volunteer application, please see Mr. Martens.