WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Vote! Casey Tuttle is Competing in American Family Insurance 3-Point Championship Fan Vote Competition – Start voting today at www.amfam.com/fanvote and vote every day until February 20

 

Thursday, February 15:

 

Lunch:  Rotisserie-seasoned chicken or Buffalo popcorn chicken, honey wheat rolls, buttered corn, seasonal fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk

 

SAVE – Kindness Week – “What’s Your Favorite” Day – wear your favorite sports apparel, color, music group, etc

 

Boys Soccer - open gym at the high school from 6:15-7:30am on Thursday 2/15. We encourage all boys interested in playing next season to attend.

 

Congratulations to Grant Ripperda for advancing to the IHSA State Wrestling Meet @ University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

 

5:00pm - Scholastic Bowl @ Pawnee/Waverly @ Waverly (+JV) – Bus leaves 4:00pm

 

6:00pm – Good Luck to Lexy Henrikson & Lilly Doneghue - IHSA Sectional 3-Point Contest at Riverton

 

Friday, February 16:

 

Lunch:  Taco quesadillas or Nacho bites, sweet Mexican beans with tortilla chips, baby carrots, Mandarin oranges, animal crackers, ½ pint of milk

 

SAVE – Kindness Week – Spirit Day – Purple & Gold

 

6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball @ Auburn High School

 

Saturday, February 17:

 

Blood Drive – Feb 17 – WHS Back Gym – 9:00am-4:00pm, Bring photo ID, 16 year olds need parent consent, refreshments available

 

Varsity Scholastic Bowl @ Masonic Tournament @ Lincoln High School

 

Mason Fleck will represent WHS at the IHSA Boys Sectional Swim Meet to be held at Eisenhower Pool, Southeast High School in Springfield (warm ups at 11:30 a.m. and swim finals at 1:00 p.m.).  Good luck, Mason!

 

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 Illinois Heartland Decorative Artists have established a First Place $1000 scholarship and a Second Place $500 scholarship for a graduating senior who will attend an accredited art program. IHDA will also award $250 of art supplies to the FIRST Place student's high school art department, SECOND place student's high school art department will receive $125 in art supplies. Visit http://www.ihda.us/education.html to apply. Email questions to ihda.education@gmail.com

 

Seniors: Applications for the Orlene Drobish Moore scholarship (open only to WHS seniors) are available in the counseling office. Complete applications must be returned to the counseling office on or before March 23rd

 

Class of 2018 - If you want a senior video, some of you need to start filming and working on it.  See Mrs. Walsh.

 

Track Polar Runs/Conditioning will meet in the cafeteria. They will be held on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays until practices begin.

 

Attention Seniors: 30 scholarship opportunities are available through the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln and the application process is NOW OPEN and will redb20180215 open until March 1st. Scholarship criteria and applications are available via the website www.cfll.org or by visiting the guidance department website.

 

Fight for Air Climb (service hours opportunity) Earn service hours and have fun while supporting the American Lung Association at the Springfield Fight for Air Climb on February 25th! Register to join the WHS team, led by Julia Kienzler (Blood, Sweat, and Stairs). To register go online or contact Julia for more details! 

 

The FCCLA/FFA Winter Formal will be held Saturday, February 24th at the Williamsville High School Gym from 8-11 pm.  Tickets are $5 each and will be sold during lunch the week prior to the dance February 19th through the 22nd.  Tickets will be $20 each at the door the night of the dance.  If students are bringing dates from other schools, the Guest Approval form must be filled out and turned in prior to purchasing a ticket.  For any questions, see Mrs. Matulevich.  

 

Jostens Graduation Order Delivery will be Tuesday, March 13th during lunch.  Final payment must be paid to receive cap & gown.

 

The Illinois Heartland Decorative Artists have established a First Place $1000 scholarship and a Second Place $500 scholarship for a graduating senior who will attend an accredited art program. IHDA will also award $250 of art supplies to the FIRST Place student's high school art department, SECOND place student's high school art department will receive $125 in art supplies. Visit http://www.ihda.us/education.html to apply. Email questions to ihda.education@gmail.com

 

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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 date is 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.