WHS Daily Bulletin


Wednesday, March 14:


Lunch:  Baked cheese spaghetti or cheese breadsticks with marinara sauce, sweetened sliced carrots, diced pears, chocolate Chex mix, ˝ pint of milk


ROCTE Connect Career Day on March 14 at LLCC - Sophomores


Youth & Government: Meeting 5:30 pm for final practice before the Assembly


4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs Sacred Heart - Griffin High School


4:30pm - JV Softball vs East Peoria High School


Thursday, March 15:


Lunch:  Hot dog or Toasted cheese sandwich, homemade chili, mini saltine crackers, baby carrots, pineapple chunks, ˝ pint of milk


Assembly Schedule Today


Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, March 15th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band

room. All band parents are encouraged to attend.


4:30pm - Girls Varsity Soccer @ Quincy Notre Dame High School (+JV) – Bus leaves 1:45pm, please dismiss 1:35pm


4:30pm - Varsity Softball @ Stanford-Olympia High School (+JV) – Bus leaves 2:30pm, please dismiss 2:20pm


4:30pm – JV Baseball @ Athens – Bus leaves 3:20pm, please dismiss at 3:10pm


JV Baseball vs Rochester High School  - Cancelled


4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs Pawnee High School = Moved from Saturday


Friday, March 16:


Lunch:  Breaded chicken sandwich  or Chicken salad sandwich OR Crispy fish sandwich, spicy sweet potato fries, crunchy coleslaw, cinnamon applesauce, ˝ pint of milk


Youth & Government Assembly Weekend


4:30pm - Varsity Baseball @ Lutheran High School – Bus leaves 3:00pm, please dismiss 2:50pm


4:30pm - Girls Varsity Soccer vs St. Thomas More HS (+JV)


Scholastic Bowl – IHSA State in Peoria


Saturday, March 17:


Youth & Government Assembly Weekend


8:30am – Boys Track & Field @ Charleston Invite @ EIU – Boys – Bus leaves 5:30am


11:00am - Varsity Softball vs Pawnee High School (+ JV)


General Announcements:


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 Guidance office on or before March 23rd


Youth & Government: Y&G Meetings next Monday 3/12 at 6:00 pm and Wednesday 3/14 at 5:30 pm for final practice before the Assembly!


Upcoming PSAT Classes - March 28th, Wednesday 5pm-8pm: English


Attention Sophomore Parents: On March 14th, 2018 the Regional Office of Career and Technical Education will present the annual CONNECT Career Day event at Lincoln Land Community College. This opportunity is available to sophomores and WHS has made arrangements for our students to attend. ROCTE would also like to invite parents to attend Career Day. This is an opportunity to visit with approximately 50 local business representatives and to learn about careers in a wide range of career pathways. Our group will be attending the Keynote Speaker session from 9:15-10:05 and then move to the career exhibits in Cass Gym at 10:10am until 11:00am. Please contact the high school counseling office with any questions.  


Plato & Flora S. McCourtney Foundation Scholarship applications are available-preference is given to students seeking a technical or scientific education. Applicants must be in the top 10% of their class to apply. Deadline to apply is April 15. The scholarship is renewable up to four years. 


Jostens Graduation Order Delivery - Final payment must be paid to receive cap & gown.  Credit and debit payments can be accepted at the Jostens’ office by calling 217-483-8989.  The WHS Office is able to accept cash only payments.


WHS Sports Booster Outstanding Sportsmanship/Teammate Award Scholarship applications are available on the Counseling Office webpage or by talking to one or your counselors. Please see eligibility requirements. One male and one female student-athlete will each be awarded a one-time $500 scholarship and a plaque. Deadline to apply is March 28, 2018. No late applications will be accepted. 


Congratulations to Ardita Ajdini – February Student of the Month!



Volunteers Hours Available

If anyone is interested, please see Mr. Martens.


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


Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series – Spring Series - the Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series is looking for volunteers.  They are looking for volunteers to help in 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 April 8 to May 6.  Volunteers would need to be at the park from about 3:30-5:30 p.m.  They are also in need of a few volunteers to help with the packet pickup for the series on Friday, April 6 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. and on Saturday, April 7, from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.


Williamsville Community Foundation — Easter Egg Hunt - the Williamsville Community Foundation is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 24, 2018.  They are looking for volunteers to help with refreshments, to organize the kids for the egg hunt, and to pass out toys.  They also need one volunteer to wear the bunny costume and walk for a bit posing with kids for pictures.  The event will be held at the Williamsville Park.  Volunteers will be needed from approximately noon until 2:00 p.m..  Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.