WHS Daily Bulletin


Thursday, April 19:


Lunch:  Breaded chicken tenders or Spicy chicken tenders, soft dinner roll, seasoned green beans, mashed potato OR roasted sweet potato, country gravy, rosy applesauce, ½ pint of milk


After Prom Tickets can be purchased online through Saturday


4:30pm - Girls Varsity Soccer @ Lanphier High School– Bus leaves 3:00pm, please dismiss 2:50pm


4:30pm - Varsity Softball @ New Berlin High School – Bus leaves 2:45, please dismiss 2:35pm


4:30pm - Varsity Track & Field @ Auburn/Maroa/New Berlin/North-Mac Sangamo Meet @ Maroa, Bus leaves 2:15pm, dismiss 2:05pm


5:45pm - CANCELLED: JV Softball @ New Berlin High School


6:30pm - CANCELLED: Girls JV Soccer @ Lanphier High School


Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, April 19th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band room. All band parents are encouraged to attend.


Friday, April 20:


Lunch:  Beef & noodles or Cheese quesadilla, soft breadstick, buttered peas. celery sticks with Sun Butter, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk


After Prom Tickets can be purchased online through Saturday


Spanish Field Trip


3:30pm - Varsity Softball @ Barrington High School (Panther Classic @ Washington ) – Bus leaves 1:00pm, please dismiss 12:50pm


5:00pm - Varsity Softball @ Geneseo High School (Panther Classic @ Washington )


4:30pm - CANCELLED: HS Boys Junior Varsity Baseball @ Pawnee High School (DH)


4:30pm - CANCELLED: HS Girls Junior Varsity Softball vs Lincoln High School


Saturday, April 21:


After Prom Tickets can be purchased online through Saturday


9:00am - Varsity Track & Field @ Rochester High School (Rochester Invite) – Bus leaves 7:30am


10:00am - Varsity Baseball @ Normal University High School (DH @ ISU) – Bus leaves 8:00am


10:30am - Varsity Softball @ Pontiac Township HS (Panther Classic @ Washington ) – Bus leaves 8:15am


11:00am - JV Baseball vs Bloomington Central Catholic High School (DH)


10:30am - JV Softball @ Downs Tri-Valley High School (Turks JV Tournament ) – Bus leaves 8:30am

12:00pm - JV Softball @ Eureka High School (Turks JV Tournament )

4:30pm - JV Softball @ Tremont High School (Turks JV Tournament )


General Announcements:


Prom Reminder - Any student that is planning on attending prom, your class dues must be paid up!  See your class sponsors if you aren't sure if you've paid.


Library Books - The last day to check out books from the library will be Friday, May 4.  All books should be returned by May 18.


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

All students and parents are welcome to join in the fun!


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.


Attention to students interested in healthcare careers-check out Memorial Health System's Hands-On-Healthcare program in partnership with SIU School of Medicine. Sessions occur monthly and are designed to allow participants the opportunity to engage with current healthcare professionals in interactive settings.Interested participants should register online https://jobs.choosememorial.org/students/hands-on-healthcare/     There is no charge to attend the program, however sessions are limited to 40. 


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!


Congratulations to Mitch McCullar – April Student of the Month!


Congratulations to Mary Rose Henderson – May Student of the Month!


Boys Basketball Camp Information is available on the WHS webpage


The Sangamon County Fair Queen Scholarship Pageant will take place on Tuesday June 12th. The winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship and go on to compete in the Miss Illinois County Fair Queen Pageant in January. Contestants must be between the ages of 16-21 and a resident of Sangamon county. Go to www.sangcofair.com or call 217-899-2714 and ask for Cheryl for more information.

After Prom tickets are now on sale. $20 each student. ALL SALES ARE ONLINE. Price includes admission, T-shirt, unlimited food/drink/activities. Must be a junior or senior at WHS in order to purchase. WHS juniors and seniors are allowed to bring one guest.  Deadline to order is April 21st. No late orders will be accepted. https://harpoleteesllc.com/


Vocal Music Boosters will again offer a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior who was involved in vocal music during their high school career and who intends to engage in some type of vocal music activity during college. This scholarship is sponsored by Nicoud. Download an application above and complete by April 23rd (Extended Deadline)


The Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship is open to incoming male students at the University of Illinois.  More information and applications can be found at www.illinoissigeps.com/scholarships. Applications are due May 1st.

Horatio Alger Career and Technical Scholarship  seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, commitment to pursue a career or degree, and desire to contribute to society. Find your application at: application.horatioalger.org Due June 15th


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, 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.