WHS Daily Bulletin

 

The Penny Drive will take place December 4-8 during 6th hour.  The class with the highest per student average will receive a pizza party! All proceeds go to Contact Ministries and local families.

 

Friday, December 8:

 

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

 

Penny Drive Assembly Schedule

 

6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball @ Pleasant Plains High School – Bus leaves 4:30pm

 

Saturday, December 9:

 

Community Food & Teen Gift Drive - Pick-Up Day

 

Sports Boosters Clothing Sale: Saturday, December 9 from 9:00am–2:00pm at Sherman Athletic Club.

 

WHS Madrigal Dinner and Tea - Dec. 9th (1PM - Tea / 6PM - Dinner)  

 

Varsity Cheerleading @ Peoria High School (ICCA Invite ) – Bus leaves 10:30am

 

11:45am Girls JV Basketball @ Taylorville JV Tournament – Bus leaves 10:15am

 

8:30am - Wrestling @ Porta High School (Porta Invite) – Bus leaves 5:45am

 

10:00am - Boys Freshman Basketball @ Maroa-Forsyth High School – Bus leaves 8:30am

 

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

 

Informational meeting for all boys and girls interested in running track on Thursday, December 14th at 3:30 in the cafeteria. If you cannot be there, please see Coach Patrick.

 

The Lincoln Land Community College Foundation is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-2019 academic year. Students considering or planning to attend LLCC beginning in fall 2018 are encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is Mar. 1, 2018.   The online application is available at www.llccfoundation.org/scholarships. For more information, visit the website or contact Lori Smith, LLCC scholarship program coordinator, at 217-786-4502.

 

SAT Math & SAT English Prep: Get a jump start of SAT prep-Playaway pre loaded tablets are available for check out from the Sherman Public Library. Info available on the guidance webpage. 

 

Sangamon CEO student application is now available at www.sangamonceo.com.  This program is a full year class open to 2019 SENIOR HS students. Current juniors should apply now. Interested students can learn more by visiting the website. The online application must be completed in full by 5 PM on March 15, 2018. Supporting documents can be found on the website. The direct link to the online application:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdcioARatKyU-hrGHPldqhqeWMznzq5XEwXrp1b9Lg2JyqDyw/viewform

Please see Mrs. Chladny if interested.

 

Youth & Government Meeting from 6-7 p.m. on Wed., 12/13. We will work on revisions and discuss staff application opportunities for the assembly weekend. All revisions are due on Classroom by12/20.

 

The 10th Annual Springfield Good as Gold Awards Ceremony will be held on April 23, 2018 at UIS. The program is looking for our nominations to a deserving volunteer for recognition at the ceremony. 

You can learn more about the nomination categories and access to the online nomination form at http://go.uis.edu/goodasgold.

 

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.

 

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. 

  

 

Student Council invites you to have some fun next week:

 


nicubunu-Christmas-Tree[1]Monday

Crazy Christmas Socks

 

Tuesday

Wear Green and Red

 

Wednesday

Pajama Day

 

Thursday

Christmas Movie Theme

 

Friday

Ugly Sweater Day

 


First Semester Exam Schedule

 

Day 1 – Dec. 18

 

Day 2 – Dec. 19

 

Day 3 – Dec. 20

Study Period

8:18-9:03 a.m.

Study Period

8:18-9:03 a.m.

Study Period

2nd Hour Exam

9:07-10:37 a.m.

1st Hour Exam

9:07-10:37 a.m.

3rd Hour Exam

Early Lunch

7th Hour Exam

10:37-11:07 a.m.

11:11-12:41 p.m.

Early Lunch

5th Hour Exam

10:37-11:07 a.m.

11:11-12:41 p.m.

Early Lunch

4th Hour Exam

7th Hour Exam

Late Lunch

10:41-12:11 p.m.

12:11-12:41 p.m.

5th Hour Exam

Late Lunch

10:41-12:11 p.m.

12:11-12:41 p.m.

4th Hour Exam

Late Lunch

8th Hour Exam

12:45-2:15 p.m.

6th Hour Exam

12:45-2:15 p.m.

Early Bird Exam

 

Exams will start promptly at 9:07 all three days.  Students only need to be present for their semester exams.  If you leave between exams you MUST sign out in the office before leaving.  You should arrive promptly to class for your next exam.  You will not be granted extra time if you arrive late.  Students that do not drive should arrange rides with parents, grandparents, etc. if they want to leave between exams.  If you do not have a ride you should report to your next exam or resource even if opting out of the exam.

 

**Students are not allowed to leave for lunch only…it is not an open campus in regard to lunch.**

 

At no time during the day are students allowed to go to the junior high or the parking lot.  The only exception is is a student if picking up a sibling.  If you leave after an exam you must leave campus.  You will not be allowed to stay in the hallways, library, etc.  

 

All students:  You must stay in class until your last exam is over; you cannot leave in the middle of an exam period on Days 1 and 2.  On day 3 you may exit the building quietly as soon as you finish your last exam.  If you do not have a ride or you ride the bus you must stay in class until the bell rings. 

 

A study period may be utilized on Days 1, 2, and 3.  You may visit the teacher of your choice during the study period. 

 

Students that do not have a ride or need to ride the bus should report to the gym at 2:15 on Days 1 and 2.  You will not be allowed to stay in the hallways, library, etc.