WHS Daily Bulletin


Friday, April 13:


Lunch: Baked cheese spaghetti or cheese French bread, sweetened sliced carrots, diced pears, chocolate Chex mix, ½ pint of milk


IHSA Organizational Music Contest


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


4:30pm - Varsity Softball @ Riverton High School (Rescheduled from 3-27-18) – Bus leaves 3:05pm, please dismiss 2:55pm


Saturday, April 14:


9:00am - JV Softball vs Farmer City-Blue Ridge High @ Tri-City JV Tournament @ Illiopolis

& 10:30am - JV Softball vs Quincy Notre Dame High School @ Tri-City JV Tournament @ Illiopolis – Bus leaves 7:15am


10:00am - Varsity Baseball vs Rochester/Morton @ Morton – Bus leaves 8:00am


2:00pm - Girls Varsity Soccer @ Peoria Christian High School – Bus leaves 12:00pm


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.


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:

·         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. 


WHS Cheerleading Tryouts for the 2018-2019 Season will be Friday April 20th at 6:30pm.  There will be a required practice April 17th 5-6:30pm.  If you are interested in trying out please contact Coach Manley.


Interested in a career in Nursing?  Learn about what you can expect in the Pre-Nursing and UIC College of Nursing-BSN programs from practicing nurses and current UIC BSN nursing students. The UIS Director of Admissions will also be there to discuss admission requirements, financial aid and the great scholarships we have available to students accepted into this program.  Bring your parents/guests and enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages while you learn about one of the most exciting and rewarding careers.  To RSVP, go to www.apply.uis.edu/register


The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Illinois (BGCCIL) in partnership with Sangamon Co. Juvenile Justice Council and the City of Springfield, is hosting its 3rd annual Teen Job Fair and Resource Expo for teens 16-19 years old.  Job seekers can get help filling out job applications, may receive on the spot interviews, and have a chance to enter multiple prize drawings. The event features many local employers and youth service organizations. The job fair will also include free food and beverages sponsored by Chick-fil-a and Coca-Cola.  

Friday, April 13, 2018 at 6 PM - 8:30 PM

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Illinois 300 S 15th St, Springfield, Illinois 62703  217) 544-0548



Congratulations to Thomas Sagins – March Student of the Month!


Boys Basketball Camp Information is available on the WHS webpage



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.