WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Lunch visits for the week of September 11:

Wednesday - Millikin

Thursday - MacMurray College

 

Wednesday, September 13:

 

Lunch:  Taco quesadillas or Toasted cheese sandwich, chicken fajita soup, baby carrots, applesauce, grape juice cup, ½ pint of milk

 

3:00pm - Boys Varsity Golf @ Hartsburg-Emden High School (North Greens-Atlanta) – Bus leaves 2:00pm, please dismiss at 1:50pm

 

Youth & Government meeting tonight from 6-7 p.m. We will be finalizing bill groups and roles.

 

6:00pm - Financial Aid (FAFSA) Meeting

 

Thursday, September 14:

 

Lunch:  Pasta with meat sauce or Italian meatball sandwich, strawberry rodb20170913e salad with croutons, crunchy ranch chickpeas, mandarin oranges, ½ pint of milk

 

4:00pm - Girls Varsity Golf @ Auburn/Porta/Rochester @ Porta – Van leaves 2:45, please dismiss at 2:35pm

 

4:30pm - Boys Varsity & JV Soccer vs Pleasant Plains High School

 

5:00pm – Freshman, JV, Varsity Volleyball @ Maroa-Forsyth High School – Bus leaves at 3:30pm

 

6:00pm - Freshman Football vs Maroa-Forsyth High School

 

Friday, September 15:

 

Lunch:  Stuffed cheese pizza or Pepperoni pizza, creamy coleslaw, buttered corn, strawberry-mango cup, fresh-baked cookie, ½ pint of milk

 

Sophomores – Jostens will be here at lunch to pick up your completed order forms and $60 deposit for class rings.  Extra design kits are in the office if you were absent on Monday.

 

3:30pm - Girls Golf vs Sacred Heart - Griffin High School (@ The Rail )

 

5:00 WHS vs. West Prairie @ Mt. Pulaski Tournament
8:00 WHS vs. Lincoln High School @ Mt. Pulaski

 

7:00pm - HS Boys Varsity Football @ North-Mac  - Bus leaves 4:35pm

 

Saturday, September 16:

 

Freshman Volleyball @ Lutheran Freshman Tournament – bus leaves 8:30am

 

9:00am - Varsity Volleyball vs Lena-Winslow High School (Mt. Pulaski Tournament )

 

9:00am - Boys Varsity Golf @ West Central Tournament @ Plum Creek – Van leaves 6:45am

 

9:00am – Boys JV Soccer vs Springfield HS (Williamsville JV Tournament)

10:30am – Boys JV Soccer vs Beardstown HS (Williamsville JV Tournament)

12:00pm - Boys JV Soccer vs Richwoods HS (Williamsville JV Tournament )

 

10:00am - Cross Country @ Dunlap High School – Bus leaves 6:30am

 

General Announcements:

 

Juniors are reminded they need to pay their class dues of $20.00 by October 1, 2017.  Please pay your dues to Mr. Martens.

 

Freshmen – Turn in $20 class dues to Mrs. Shade

 

Congratulations to the following Class of 2018 Class Officers

Cara Buckley, President

Allison Mool, Vice President

Grace Holton, Secretary/Treasurer

 

Missing Computer Usage/Field Trip/Handbook Forms:  Due ASAP!

 


Seniors

 

 

 

Rousey

Ethan

 

Snow

Amanda

 

Watson

Katharine

Juniors

 

 

 

Smith

Haylie

Sophomores

 

 

Hollinshead

Hannah

 

Lima

Nelson

Freshmen

 

 

Dennis

Ryan

 

Hessler

Josey

 

Kobylarczyk

Goldeen

 

Lorton

Caroline

 

Sexton

Connor


 

Memorial Health System is excited to debut Hands-On Healthcare, a new program designed specifically for high school to college students as well as adult learners who want to determine if a healthcare career could be part of their future. 

Stay tuned for more information on Hands-On Healthcare. First session launches September 28, 2017 from 6 – 8 p.m. Find additional information at https://jobs.choosememorial.org/students/hands-on-healthcare/

 

Upcoming opportunity for Juniors or Seniors interested in Nursing. UIS, in partnership with UIC College of Nursing and Memorial Health System, is hosting an Open House on September 21st. Learn more at http://www.uis.edu/nursing/.

 

S.A.V.E. Club meeting after school next Wednesday in Mrs. Lorton's room.

 

SIUE School of Nursing will host "Explore Academic Excellence Day" on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 8:00AM-12:00PM. Prospective students can visit the School of Nursing and the Simulated Learning Center. This program will cover all SIUE Nursing Programs as well as specialty areas of Nursing Anesthesia and Family Nurse Practitioner. Preregistration is recommended, and available at www.siue.edu/admissions/visit.  If you have questions about the program you can contact 1-800-234-4844 or 618-650-3956

 

Exploring College Options: Student/Parent Information Sessions will be held in Champaign IL on Wednesday, October 4 at 7pm. If you are a senior considering Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Penn, or Stanford, please make plans to attend. RSVP at exploringcollegeoptions.org

 

Homecoming Parade Information – October 11, 2017 at 6:00pm.  Line-up begins at 5:00pm in the student parking lot at WHS.  If anyone would like to walk in the parade, please email Debbie Price at Debbie.iL99@gmail.com by Friday, October 6.

 

The Coast Guard is HIRING!  The Coast Guard is one of the five armed forces of the United Sates and the only military organization within the Department of Homeland Security.  Since 1790, the Coast Guard has safeguarded our nation's maritime interests and environment around the world.  If you are interested in more information regarding Active duty OR Reservists, please contact MEC Deina Jollis at 314-521-3845.  You may also see the Guidance office for more detailed information.

                                                                                            

Volunteers Hours Available  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

 

Sports Boosters are looking for some volunteers to help direct students once they are dropped off for the Homecoming Parade on Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  Volunteers will need to report at 4:30 p.m. and will be needed for approximately an hour.

 

Central Illinois Foodbank in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their upcoming Healthy Foods Distribution.  The Healthy Foods Distribution will take place at the Central Counties Health Center located at 2239 E. Cook St., Springfield, Illinois.  Volunteers will be needed on Saturday, September 16, 2017, starting at 1:00 p.m. to distribute fresh produce to the community.  September is Hunger Action month, so help fight hunger! 

 

183rd Fighter Wing –Halloween Event – For anyone needing community service hours, the Airman and Family Readiness Program of the 183rd Fighter Wing in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their Halloween Event that they are co-hosting at Camp Lincoln.  Volunteers will be needed on Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. helping with the children’s activities.  The event will take place at Camp Lincoln, Bldg. 10 located at 1301 N. MacArthur Blvd. in Springfield.  Volunteers are also encouraged—but not required—to dress in costumes if they can. 

 

183rd Fighter Wing – Easter/Spring Event - For anyone needing community service hours, the Airman and Family Readiness Program of the 183rd Fighter Wing in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their Easter/Spring Event that they are co-hosting at Camp Lincoln.  Volunteers will be needed on Saturday, March 24, 2018, from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. helping with the children’s activities.  The event will take place at Camp Lincoln, Bldg. 10 located at 1301 N. MacArthur Blvd. in Springfield. 

 

Senior Services of Central Illinois—Illinois Senior Olympic Games - For anyone needing community service hours, the Senior Services of Central Illinois is looking for volunteers to help with the Illinois Senior Olympic Games.  The games will be held from Thursday, September 14, to Sunday, September 17, and Wednesday, September 20, to Sunday, September 24, 2017.  They are looking for volunteers to help with check-in, pass out t-shirts and medals, and to help keep score and monitor many different events, including registration, bags, bowling, 5K and 10K runs, pickleball, softball, swimming, table tennis, track& field, etc.  Each of the events are held at various times during the course of the Senior Olympic Games and at various locations around Springfield.  If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens to get a Volunteer Form and Release Form, which need to be returned as soon as possible and will require a parent/guardian signature on the volunteer waiver if the student is under 18 years of age. 

 

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. 

 

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. 

 

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.

 

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. 

 

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

 

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.   

 

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.

 

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.