Please pick up athletic passes in the office. Check for your name on the list below.
Lunch: Pasta with meat sauce or Italian meatball sandwich, strawberry rodb20170825e salad with croutons, crunchy ranch chickpeas, mandarin oranges, ½ pint of milk
3:00pm - Boys Varsity Golf @ Maroa/Tri-Valley/ @ Hickory Point – Van leaves 2:15pm, please dismiss 2:05pm
4:00pm - Girls Varsity Golf @ Rushville High School (@ Scripps Park Golf Course) – Van leaves at 2:00pm, please dismiss at 1:50pm
4:30pm - Boys Varsity & JV Soccer @ Rochester High School – Bus leaves at 3:00pm, please dismiss at 2:50pm
6:00pm – JV & Varsity Volleyball @ St. Teresa High School – Bus leaves at 4:20pm
Lunch: Stuffed cheese pizza or Pepperoni pizza, creamy coleslaw, buttered corn, strawberry-mango cup, fresh-baked cookie, ½ pint of milk
Any student who would like to join Youth & Government must submit their interest essay by 11:59 p.m. today via Google Classroom. See Ms. Faloon-Sullivan if you did not get the information sheet that includes the Classroom join code, or find the information sheet in the "YandG" section of her teacher webpage.
7:00pm - Varsity Football vs Riverton High School
Girls Varsity Golf @ Rochester Invite – Van leaves 9:45am
Freshman Football @ FR/SO Jamboree @ New Berlin – Bus leaves 9:00am
8:30am - Boys Varsity Golf @ Greenview Invite – Van leaves 7:00am
Job Opportunity – If you are interesting in working at Sherman Elementary after school until 6:00pm, the YMCA After School Care program is looking for workers. Please call Lisa at 217-544-9846
All members of the Class of 2019 (Juniors) are reminded they need to pay their class dues of $20.00 by October 1, 2017. Please pay your dues to Mr. Martens.
Memorial hosts Healthcare Education Open House – Students interested in pursuing education related to healthcare fields are invited to attend an open house on Sept 11 from 2:00-6:00pm in the MG Nelson Family Auditorium at Memorial Medical Center.
Youth & Government student organizational meeting Monday, 8/28 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Great Lakes Regional Commander for the Great Lakes Region will be conducting a West Point Informational Event on Tuesday August 29th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in the AIEC Board Room, 6460 S 6th St. Frontage Rd E Springfield, IL 62712. This event will be an excellent opportunity for students to gain valuable information about West Point, to see whether West Point and Army Officership might be an option to explore. There will be a presentation by Cpt. Fatula, a chance to ask any questions, literature available for review and a chance to meet with the Admission Representatives.
The fall 2017 play is Our Town, directed by John Sivak, performance dates are Saturday October 21st at 7:30 PM and Sunday October 22 at 2PM.There will be an informational meeting for anyone who is interested in auditioning on Tuesday August 29th at 7pm in the fine arts center. Auditions will be held on Thursday August 31st at 7pm in the fine arts center. For character descriptions or any other questions regarding the show please email John at email@example.com. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. A copy of the script is available upon request by email.
Volunteers Hours Available
183rd Fighter Wing – Family Day – For anyone needing community service hours, the Airman and Family Readiness Program of the 183rd Fighter Wing in Springfield are looking for volunteers to assist with their Annual Family Day. Volunteers will be needed on Saturday, September 9, 2017, from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. helping set up, 1:00-4:00 p.m. helping with various resource tables, food services, and contests, and 4:00-5:00 p.m. helping clean up. The event will take place at the Department of Natural Resources’ Conservation World located on the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.
Williamsville Community Foundation — Williamsville Fall Festival – For anyone needing community service hours, the Williamsville Community Foundation is sponsoring the Williamsville Fall Festival on Saturday, September 9, 2017. They are looking for volunteers to help set up tents and unload vendors from approximately 6:45-9:00 a.m., to work various two-hours shifts throughout the event, and to help clean up from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.
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 5:30-8:30 p.m. to work concessions during the auctions. Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.
Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce – Sherman Fall Festival – For anyone needing community service hours, the Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce is organizing the Sherman Fall Festival this year. The Sherman Fall Festival will be held September 22-23, 2017, on the east side of The Rail Golf Course. There will be amusement rides, food vendors, craft vendors, concerts, kids’ activities and bands. They are specifically looking for volunteers to help with collecting the entry fee at the Main Gate. Please see the sign-up sheet for available shifts. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.
Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series – Fall 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 September 24 through October 22. Volunteers would need to be at the park from about 3:00-5:00 p.m. Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.
Lincoln Memorial Gardens—Indian Summer Festival – For anyone needing community service hours, Lincoln Memorial Gardens is having their Indian Summer Festival on Saturday, October 7, 2017, and Sunday, October 8, 2017. Volunteers will most likely be helping in the Children’s Area working with the crafts and games, and shifts are 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.
Capitol Radio Group—Zoolie Ghoulie at Henson Robinson Zoo – For anyone needing community service hours, the Capitol Radio Group is sponsoring Zoolie Ghoulie at Henson Robinson Zoo from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 20, 2017, and 1:00-5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22, 2017. Volunteers will be passing out candy in the safe trick-or-treating event inside the zoo gates or working in the carnival area. Volunteers are also encouraged—but not required—to dress in costumes if they can. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.
Sherman Holiday Wonderland – Volunteers are being sought to assist with the Sherman Holiday Wonderland, which will be hosted at the Sherman Athletic Club on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Proceeds from the Sherman Holiday Wonderland are put toward the Sharon Miller Scholarship. Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, November 19, 2017, helping vendors unload from 7:00-9:00 a.m. and working the Welcome Table from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., and additional volunteers are needed to help set up for the event. Set up will be either Saturday evening or early Sunday morning, but that time has not yet been confirmed. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.
183rd Fighter Wing – Children’s Christmas Party – For anyone needing community service hours, the Airman and Family Readiness Program of the 183rd Fighter Wing in Springfield are looking for volunteers to assist with their Annual Children’s Christmas Party. Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, December 3, 2017, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. helping with the children’s craft tables. The location for the event has not yet been determined. If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.