WHS Daily Bulletin


Prom tickets will be on sale at lunch Monday - Thursday.  Cost is $25 per person.  Seniors receive a free ticket, but they must sign up for it.  ALL CLASS DUES MUST BE UP TO DATE!  No prom tickets will be sold at the door.


Friday, May 12:


Lunch:  Cheese calzone or Toasted cheese sandwich, homemade chili, mini saltine crackers, baby carrots, fresh fruit, ˝ pint of milk


Drivers Ed Field Trip – 2nd – 4th Hours – Meet in the gym after 1st hour


4:00pm – Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Riverton – Regional Championship @ Riverton


4:30pm - Varsity & JV Softball vs Chatham-Glenwood


7:00pm - Varsity Baseball @ Teutopolis High School – Bus leaves 1:50pm, please dismiss 1:40pm


Saturday, May 13:


Boy Scout Car Wash - The Sherman & Williamsville area Boy Scout Troop 330 will be hosting a car wash on Saturday, May 13th from 9:00am to 1:00pm in the Illini Bank Community Center parking lot. 


9:00am - Varsity Baseball @ Teutopolis High School


Promenade will be held at Williamsville High School on Saturday, May 13 at 4:30.  Doors will open at 3:30.  Coronation will take place at the conclusion of promenade.


8:00pm – 11:00pm - WHS Prom – Illinois Building – State Fairgrounds


General Announcements:


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.


Job Opportunity – If you are interesting in working with Ted Hodgson on his produce farm this summer, please sign up in the office.


Sherman United Methodist Church is updating their kid sitting list for parents.  This list is given to parents looking for teens to sit for their kids.  If you would like to be included  on this list please email kpattendance@yahoo.com or call the church and leave a voicemail at 496-2338 ext. 8.  Please leave your name, contact #, and year in school.  Any questions, please contact Carmen Arnberger, Director at the same email and phone listed previously.



Seniors – Graduation practice will be held at WHS on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 9:00AM in the WHS Gym.  This is mandatory for all seniors going through the ceremony.  Come Hungry … Breakfast will be provided by the Senior Parents immediately following the practice.




Congratulations to the WSBT Student of the Month Award Winners:

·         2017 Student of the Year:  Adam Clark

·         Directors’ Award:  Zach Buscher

·         CEO Award:  Maranatha Andrews






Congratulations to the 2017 Prom Court:

Miss Megan Hull & Mr. Kenton Baskett

Miss Rylee Manka & Mr. Zach Dellert

Miss Leah Musselman & Mr. Andrew Roberts

Miss Anni Penk & Mr. Joe Roscetti

Miss Caitlin Rowden & Jacob Sexton




The Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln is now accepting applications for the 2017 Davey Scholarship Foundation loan program. This loan program, now administered through a partnership with Illinois National Bank and the Community Foundation, offers need-based low-interest loans (5% fixed rate) to residents of Christian, Morgan and Sangamon counties who are college-bound students between the ages of 16 and 25.  Full details and criteria for the award are posted on the Community Foundation’s website at www.CFLL.org under “How to Apply for a Scholarship.” Students with questions or limited computer access should contact the Community Foundation.

The deadline for applications is May 30, 2017. Students selected for final interviews will be notified by June 16, 2017 and final award recipients will be notified by July 1, 2017.  For more information or questions about the online application system, contact the Community Foundation at scholarships@cfll.org.


The absolute last day to guarantee a 2017 yearbook is to order by May 18.  According to our records, the students listed here have ordered a yearbook.  Any questions, contact Mr. Gudwien.










Volunteers Hours Available


Village of Williamsville — Memorial Day -  For anyone needing community service hours, the Village of Williamsville is looking for volunteers to help put flags on the graves of veterans on Saturday, May 27, 2017.  They are looking for four volunteers.  Volunteers will meet with Mayor Tom Yokley at McDonalds at 8:00 a.m. and will be needed for about 2.5 hours.  Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.


United Cerebral Palsy – Lincoln Land Charity Championship - For anyone needing community service hours, the United Cerebral Palsy is looking for volunteers to help with the Lincoln Land Charity Championship.  The Tour is Monday, June 19 through Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Panther Creek Country Club.  The Chair of Ecology (Trash) is looking for two or three people to work three hour shifts (10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., 1:00-4:00 p.m., and 4:00-7:00 p.m.).  Shirts will be provided, and they are asking volunteers to wear khaki shorts or pants and bring gloves.  Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.


Sherman Elementary School – Summer Bridges - Sherman Elementary School is looking for volunteers for the summer school program, called Summer Bridges.  The program begins on July 6th and will run every Tuesday and Thursday morning until July 27th.  The subjects that will be emphasized this summer are reading and mathematics.  A classroom teacher will be the facilitator, and they are seeking high school students to work in small groups with the materials the teacher provides.  The commitment would be about three hours in the morning from 8:00-11:00 a.m.  These hours would count as community service and will be considered an NHS activity for the 2017-2018 school year.  Students can commit themselves to all 7 sessions or sign-up on a day-by-day basis.





Second Semester Exam Schedule


Day 1


Day 2



Day 3

Early Bird Exam – Part 1*

8:18-9:03 a.m.

Early Bird Exam – Part 2*


8:26-9:56 a.m.

3rd Hour Exam

1st Hour Exam

9:07-10:37 a.m.

2nd Hour Exam


10:00-11:30 a.m.

4th Hour Exam

Early Lunch

5th Hour Exam

10:37-11:07 a.m.

11:11-12:41 p.m.

Early Lunch

7th Hour Exam




5th Hour Exam

Late Lunch

10:41-12:11 p.m.

12:11-12:41 p.m.

7th Hour Exam

Late Lunch




6th Hour Exam

12:45-2:15 p.m.

8th Hour Exam





Teachers will be in their rooms at 8:18 each day of exams if students have questions or would like to study.  Students do not need to arrive until between 8:45 and 9:00 a.m.  If students who ride the bus cannot arrange their own transportation, they will arrive at their regular time and report to their first exam classroom at 8:18.  Once a student arrives they must stay all day on days 1 and 2. 


All students may leave at 2:15 p.m., but not before, on days 1 and 2 of the exams.  If transportation is a problem, students can report to the gym to be supervised by Mr. Furlow on day one and two of exams.  On day three of exams, students may leave if they have 4th hour Resource or once they have completed their last exam, and the buses will run at 11:30 a.m. on this day. 


Students:  Please note that you must leave school grounds if you leave early on Day 3 of exams.  You cannot stay in the building.  You are not allowed to go to the junior high.