WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Thursday, October 12:    Assembly Schedule

 

Lunch:  Hot ham & cheese sandwich or Shredded BBQ chicken sandwich, buttered corn, red pepper strips, pineapple chunks, ½ pint of milk

 

Feed the World Day:  There will be a class competition between grades to see who can bring in the most cans!

 

Homecoming Tickets will be on sale at lunch. Cost is $10 per person.

 

Dress up Days:  Thursday -- Destination Thursday - Dress as your hallway decorations or your favorite vacation destination.

 

5:00pm - Freshman , JV, Varsity Volleyball vs Springfield High School

 

6:00pm - Freshman Football @ Pittsfield High School – Bus leaves 3:30pm

 

Friday, October 13:    Special Bell Schedule

 

Lunch:  Hamburger horseshoe or Maid Rite sandwich, soft pretzel, baked fries, buttered broccoli, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk

 

First Quarter ends Friday, October 13.  Report Cards will be issued on October 25.

 

Girls Basketball Meeting - There will be a meeting for any girl planning on coming out for basketball this year on Friday Oct. 13 at 7:50 in Coach Halford's room.  

 

Homecoming Tickets will be on sale at lunch. Cost is $10 per person.

 

Dress up Days:  Friday -- Purple and Gold Spirit Day

 

End of 1st Quarter

 

Girls & Boys Golf – IHSA State Meet – Good luck to Faith Davis and the Boys Golf Team!

 

7:00pm - Varsity Football vs Porta High School - Homecoming  & Senior Night for Football, Band, Cheerleaders

 

Saturday, October 14:

 

JV Volleyball @ Pleasant Plains JV Tournament – Bus leaves 6:50am

 

Girls & Boys Golf – IHSA State Meet – Good luck to Faith Davis and the Boys Golf Team!

 

10:00am - Boys Varsity Soccer - IHSA 1A Regional Final

 

1:00pm - Cross Country @ Peoria Heights High School – Bus leaves 10:00am

 

8:00-11:00PM – Homecoming Dance – WHS Gym

 

General Announcements:

 

Juniors – Turn in class dues to Mr. Martens

Sophomores – Turn in $20 class dues to Mr. Halford

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

 

Juniors - After Prom meeting in the WHS cafeteria on Tuesday, October 17 from 7pm to 8pm.  All Junior parents are welcome and encouraged to attend!

 

Youth & Government - Next regular meeting is Monday, 10/16. Meanwhile, bill groups should be doing research for bills.

 

Youth & Government is taking orders for Fannie May candy, Butter Braids, Cookie Dough, and Pizzas through October 18. Orders will be delivered in November, in plenty of time for the holidays! Catch a Youth & Government member and help them raise money for their program fees!

 

Congratulations to Grace Gudwien – September Student of the Month!

 

Wrestling Meeting – Parent-athlete wrestling meeting on Wed., October 25, at 6 pm in the RHS cafeteria.

 

Congratulations to DAR/SAR Good Citizens program recipients: Grace Gudwien & Casey Tuttle! Both students were selected by WHS staff based on their dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. 

 

 

Congratulations to the 2017 Homecoming Court!

 

Freshmen

Miss Loren Hahn and Mr. Ryan Dennis

 

Sophomores

Miss Vali Crites and Mr. Grant Ripperda

Miss Hayley Rapp and Mr. Tyler Fasig

 

Juniors

Miss Julia Kienzler and Mr. Grant Daykin

Miss Zoe Horton and Mr. Adam Kunz

Miss Heather Prior and Mr. Keegan McGann

 

Seniors

Miss Tori Fry and Mr. Chris Whaley

Miss Chloe George and Mr. TJ Ater

Miss Mary Rose Henderson and Mr. Michael Keller

 

Queen & King

Miss Erica Murray and Mr. Hunter Thompson

 

It's time to sign-up for Parent-Teacher Conferences on November 8-9, 2017!  Use the link below and scroll down to find the teacher(s) you want to meet with for individual conferences.  Once you select all the teachers and times you want to reserve, click on "Submit" and enter your contact information. 
 www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0C44A9AE29A1FB6-2017 

Meeting times for Parent-Teacher Conferences are as follows:

·         Wednesday, November 8:  12:30 - 3:30, 4:00-8:00pm

·         Thursday, November 9:  8:00-11:00am.

 

Volunteers Hours Available

If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.

 

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. 

 

Lincoln Land Down Syndrome Society – Child Care at Membership Meetings -

Volunteers are being sought by the Lincoln Land Down Syndrome Society to assist with child care during membership meetings.  Upcoming meeting dates are Thursday, November 8, 2017; Thursday, January 11, 2018; and Thursday, March 8, 2018.  Meetings are held at Erin’s Pavilion at Edwin Watts Southwind Park.  Volunteers would need to arrive by 5:45 p.m. and stay until approximately 7:30 p.m.  Four volunteers are needed for each meeting.

 

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. 

 

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. 

 

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. 

  

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 – the Airman and Family Readiness Program of the 183rd Fighter Wing in Springfield is 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. 

 

Sherman Elementary School—Scholastic Book Fair - Sherman Elementary School is hosting their Scholastic Book Fair in conjunction with Parent-Teacher Conferences, and they need volunteers for various functions to work two-hour shifts on the following dates:  Thursday, November 2—5:00-6:00 p.m.; Tuesday, November 7—5:00-7:00 p.m.; Wednesday, November 8—12:30-2:30 p.m., 2:30-4:30 p.m., 4:30-6:30 p.m. and 6:30-8:00 p.m.; and Thursday, November 9—8:00-10:00 a.m. and 10:30-11:30 a.m. 

 

Williamsville Middle School—Scholastic Book Fair - For anyone needing community service hours, Williamsville School is hosting their Scholastic Book Fair in conjunction with Parent-Teacher Conferences, and they need volunteers for various functions to work two- or three-hour shifts on the following dates:  Wednesday, November 8—12:30-2:00 p.m., 2:00-3:30 p.m., 3:30-5:00 p.m., 5:00-6:30 p.m., and 6:30-8:00 p.m.; and Thursday, November 9—8:00-10:00 a.m. 

 

Williamsville Public Library and Museum – Space Day  - For anyone needing community service hours, the Williamsville Public Library and Museum is looking for volunteers to assist with their “Space Day.”  Volunteers will be needed to assist with various space-related activities with elementary school students on Thursday, November 9, 2017, from 9:00 a.m.-noon and 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Williamsville Public Library and Museum.