WHS Daily Bulletin


2nd Semester Schedule Changes:  If you need to make a schedule change for 2nd semester, please sign up in the Guidance office to schedule a future appointment.  The Guidance team will meet with students December 4th-15th. (Appointments will be made on a first come, first served basis.) 


Wednesday, November 29:


Lunch:  BBQ beef rib sandwich or Cheesy garlic flatbread, buttered peas, sweetened strawberries, pudding cup, ˝ pint of milk


Winter Sports Pictures – 3:30pm & 4:00pm


7:00 PM - Winter Chorus Concert - District Fine Arts Center


S.A.V.E. Club Meeting Wednesday after school in Mrs. Lorton's room. We are always accepting new members. Our next big event is the Food Drive in December.


Thursday, November 30:


Lunch:  Teriyaki chicken or Popcorn chicken with orange sauce (optional), brown rice pilaf, teriyaki vegetables, baby carrots, mandarin oranges, animal crackers, ˝ pint of milk


11:45 AM - Madrigals Perform at the Old State Capitol


6:00pm - Boys Freshman Basketball vs Taylorville High School


6:00pm - Girls JV & Varsity Basketball @ Athens High School – Bus leaves 5:00pm


Friday, December 1:


Lunch:  Soft taco or Crispy fish taco, fresh salsa & tortilla chips, buttered corn, refried beans, rodb20171129e lettuce, diced peaches, ˝ pint of milk


6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball vs North-Mac


Saturday, December 2:


8:30am - Youth and Government Pre Leg II


8:30am - Scholastic Bowl @ Athens JV Tournament


10:00am - Wrestling @ Fairbury Prairie Central (Prairie Central Super Dual) – Van leaves 6:30am


Sunday, December 3:


2:00pm - Williamsville Bands Winter Concert:  Please join us as the Williamsville band program presents their annual winter concert on Sunday, December 3, at 2:00pm in the high school gym.  The 6th grade band, 7th/8th grade band, high school jazz band and high school concert band will all be performing.  The concert is free and open to the public.



General Announcements:


Juniors – Turn in class dues of $25.00 by to Mr. Martens

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

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


SEMO Application Day: An admissions representative from Southeast Missouri State University will be in the WHS library on Monday Nov 27th from 3:15-5pm. The rep will be talking to seniors who wish to apply, who have applied, and who are in the process of an application. All students who register for this event will receive a final admission decision before they leave! If you would like a WHS counselor to gather your transcript, test scores, senior class schedule for the representative, please sign up in the office by Nov 22nd. *students must bring the $30 application fee and social security number. Contact Mrs. Chladny or Mrs Damery if you have questions. Don't miss this unique opportunity. 


Sports Boosters Fundraisers: 

1.   Shop at Talbots on November 30, 2017, and 10% of pre-tax sales will be donated to the Sports Boosters!  Talbots is located in The Gables, 2800 Plaza Drive, Springfield.

2.   WHS & Bee Bee Clothing Sale - Saturday, December 9 from 9:00am–2:00pm at Sherman Athletic Club.

3.   Online Store:  bulletsgear.storenvy.com


Teen Court is in need of someone who would be willing to type their updated manual.  Community service would be given or a small compensation for your time.  Let Mrs. Walsh know if you are interested!


Looking for extra cash?  A Williamsville resident is seeking to hire a student(s) that would be willing to do some light yard work: raking leaves, picking up sticks, and other odd jobs around her home.  If you are interested, please see Mrs. Bryant for contact information. 


Semester Exams:  There will be a two-day schedule for semester exams on December 19 and 20, 2017.  Please avoid going out of town or scheduling appointments on these days.


Tickets Released for WHS Madrigal Dinner and Tea - Dec. 9th (1PM - Tea / 6PM - Dinner)  The Williamsville High School Vocal Music Department cordially invites you to an an afternoon or evening of song, food, and medieval humor.  Come experience one of WHS’s finest traditions! One-hundred additional tickets have been made available for both the tea and dinner in the "Outer Court" section.  Tickets on sale nowwhs.booktix.com.  Performance Length – 120-minutes

Tea ($15 table seat / $12 outer court) 

Dinner ($25 table seat / $22 outer court)

 5th Annual Madrigal "Beggar's Feast" - Dec. 6th @ 6:30PM  Come join us for the full Madrigal experience: all of the Medieval music, Renaissance drama, and all the 21st-century water and bread crumbs you can consume.  The WHS Madrigal Ensemble presents the 4th annual  Beggar’s Night” Performance on Wednesday December 6, 2017 – 6:30PM at the WJHS Fine Arts Center. Tickets on sale now: whs.booktix.com ($7-Adults / $5-Students & Children).  Castle doors open at 6:00PM.  Performance Length – 90-minutes

Volunteers Hours Available

If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.


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, 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. 


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.