WHS Daily Bulletin


Monday, December 11:


Lunch:  Cinnamon French toast or Bacon/egg/cheese pizza, sausage links, seasoned potato wedges, mixed fruit, orange or tomato juice, cinnamon Toast Crunch, ½ pint of milk


Monday:  Crazy Christmas Socks



Tuesday, December 12:


Lunch:  Mini corn dogs, sweet baked beans, diced pears, fresh-baked pumpkin cake, ½ pint of milk


Tuesday:  Wear Green and Red


NHS Service Form and Dues - Early Graduates - Due by 3:30pm


6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball vs Mount Pulaski High School


6:00pm - Girls JV & Varsity Basketball @ Lincoln High School – Bus leaves 4:50pm


Wednesday, December 13:


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


Wednesday:  Pajama Day


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.


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


6:00pm - Varsity Wrestling vs Decatur Eisenhower/Warrensburg @ Riverton (Senior Night)


Thursday, December 14:


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


Thursday:  Christmas Movie Theme


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.


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


Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, December 14th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band room. All band parents are encouraged to attend.


Friday, December 15:


15668670151_3f669b38a0_b[1]Lunch:  Chicken & noodles or Chili cheese wrap, soft dinner roll, buttered peas, celery sticks with Sun Butter, seasonal fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk


Friday:  Ugly Sweater Day


6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball @ St. Teresa High School – Bus leaves 4:15pm


Saturday, December 16:


Varsity Cheerleading @ New Berlin High School (ICCA Invite )


9:00am - Boys Freshman Basketball vs Rochester High School


12:00pm - Boys Freshman Basketball vs Quincy Notre Dame High School (B Game)


10:00am - Varsity Wrestling @ Porta High School (Porta Super Dual) – Bus leaves 7:30am


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


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.


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. 




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 and lunch. 

·         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.