WHS Daily Bulletin


Friday, March 30:


Lunch:  Big Daddy's cheese pizza or Crispy fish sandwich, seasoned green beans, red pepper strips, diced pears, pudding cup, ˝ pint of milk


2:15pm - Dismissal


4:30pm - JV Baseball vs Porta High School


4:30pm - JV Softball vs Clinton Community High School


4:30pm - Girls Varsity Soccer vs Pana High School (+JV)


Saturday, March 31:


Varsity Softball @ Porta Tournament @ UIS – Bus leaves 7:30am


10:00am - Varsity Baseball vs Chatham-Glenwood High (DH At South Park in Glenwood ) – Bus leaves 8:30am


10:00am - JV Baseball vs Auburn/Rochester


General Announcements:


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.


April 10, 2018 - all juniors will be participating in the SAT SCHOOL DAY. All sophomores will be taking the PSAT 10 and all freshman will be taking the PSAT 8/9. All three tests are part of the SAT Suite of Assessments. Students should bring a calculator and No 2 pencils, non-mechanical, on test day. Reminder that seniors will not be in attendance on April 10. Any questions regarding the upcoming testing should be directed to Hayley Chladny in the Guidance Office.


FREE SWING DANCE LESSONS:  Before the 7th Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner, swing dance lessons will be offered in the WJHS Athletic Gym from 6:30-7:30pm on the following dates:

·         Tuesday, April 10th

·         Monday, April 16th

·         Wednesday, April 18th

·         Monday, April 23rd


The lessons are free.  All students and parents are welcome to join in the fun!


Interested in the US Service Academies?  You are invited to attend the Service Academy Night hosted by the offices of U.S. Congressmen Darin LaHood & Rodney Davis.  Tuesday, April 24th at the Springfield Air National Guard, 183rd Wing, 3101 J. David Jones Parkway, Springfield, IL.  Doors open at 6:30pm, program begins at 7:00pm.  Those interested in attending must RSVP no later than April 20th to Mike Gilmore at michael.gilmore@mail.house.gov.  When replying, please provide the complete names and dates of birth of those attending. 



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.


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, April 12, 2018; Thursday, May 10, 2018; and Thursday, July 12, 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.


Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce — Sherman Easter Egg HuntLocation change – Sherman Elementary - on Saturday, March 31, 2018.  They are looking for volunteers to help set up, to supervise the organized activities, and clean up after the event.  The event will be held at Sherman Elementary School in Sherman.  Volunteers will be needed from approximately 9:00 a.m. to noon.  Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested or have any other questions.