WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Wednesday, January 16:

 

Lunch:  Hot ham & cheese sandwich or shredded BBQ chicken sandwich, buttered corn, red pepper strips, pineapple chunks, chocolate Chex mix, ½ pint of milk

 

Report Cards Issued Today During 8th Hour

 

8:00pm - Girls Basketball plays Auburn at Auburn – County Tournament

 

Thursday, January 17:

 

Lunch:  Hamburger horseshoe or Maid Rite sandwich, soft pretzel, baked fries, buttered broccoli, diced peaches, ½ pint of milk

 

Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, January 17th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band room. All band parents are encouraged to attend.

 

5:30pm - Boys Wrestling vs Heyworth/Paxton @ Heyworth – wrestlers will be dismissed after 7th hour

 

6:00pm - Boys Freshman Basketball @ Illini Central Middle/High School – Bus leaves 4:50pm

 

JV Basketball vs Mount Pulaski High School (Warrensburg-Latham JV Tournament) – Bus leaves 5:15pm

 

Friday, January 18:

 

Lunch:  Mini corn dogs or Sausage pizza, sweet baked beans, cucumber slices, crispy apple slices, pudding cup, ½ pint of milk

 

6:00pm - Boys JV & Varsity Basketball @ Porta Jr/Sr High School – Bus leaves 4:40pm

 

Saturday, January 19:

 

Boys Freshman Basketball @ Tri-City Tournament – Bus leaves 7:55

 

Boys JV Basketball @ Warrensburg-Latham JV Tournament

 

8:30am - Scholastic Bowl @ Chatham-Glenwood High School (Glenwood Tournament)

 

9:00am – Wrestling @ Rochester High School (Rocket Invite)

 

12:30pm - Boys Varsity Basketball @ Bloomington Central Catholic HS (BCC Shootout) – Bus leaves 10:00am

 

4:00pm - Boys Varsity Basketball vs Quincy Notre Dame High Scool (BCC Shootout)

 

General Announcements:

 

LLCC Foundation scholarship application is now open through March 1stOnly one general, online application needs to be completed to be automatically considered for scholarships for the entire academic year. Information and the online application are available at www.llccfoundation.org/scholarships.

 

Attention Seniors: Shelter Insurance Foundation Scholarship Program applications are available on the Guidance Office webpage or available for pick-up in the Guidance Office. This $2,000 scholarship is open to any Williamsville High School senior who plans to enroll in a college/university by September 2019. Don't miss this awesome opportunity--apply today! Applications should be returned the Guidance Office by March 1. 

 

SAT Prep Classes: SAT Prep Classes will be held at Williamsville High School February 20, 23, & 27 and March 9. Classes are open to all students. Interested students should pick up a registration form in the Guidance Office. The cost is $50. Deadline to register is February 1. 

 

Adam Mitchell Clack Memorial Fund Award applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline to apply is March 1. 

 

Seniors: Please make sure to check the guidance scholarship page--there are a lot of scholarships being added with March 1 deadlines. Apply today!! 

 

Juniors with a 3.5 GPA and 25 ACT:  Commonwealth Honors Academy will be held June 8-29, 2019.  Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2019.  For applications, visit our website murraystate.edu/cha or call 270-809-3166.

 

Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) meets every Friday morning at 7:26am in Mr. O'Connor's room. Join us for food, fun, and a Bible study. Anyone is welcome

 

Juniors and Seniors - follow the WHS Guidance Department on Instagram for updates and information regarding scholarships, ACT/SAT Prep and more!! @WHSGuidanceDepartment

 

Any boy interested in boys soccer can attend the open gyms. The January schedule is listed below:

Boys Soccer January Open Gym Schedule 

Thursday 1/17 6:15-7:30pm @ high school back gym

Saturday 1/26 9:30-11am @ JH db20190116 gym

Thursday 1/31 6:15-7:30pm @ High school back gym

 

2019 Spring Parent-Athlete Meeting – Wednesday, January 30, 6:00-8:00 PM

 

2019 SAT Prep Classes:  SAT prep classes will be held on Wednesday, February 20 from 5-8pm, Saturday, February 23 from 9am-noon, Wednesday, February 27 from 5-8pm, and Saturday, March 9 from 9am-noon.  Pre-registration is required along with a $50 registration fee (checks should be made payable to WHS).  All juniors will receive registration materials in class and can return them to the Guidance Department along with payment.  Additional registration forms are available in the Guidance Department and on our website available for download.  Signing up for the SAT prep classes is optional.  SAT prep classes are open to ALL students.  Deadline for sign up is February 1.  The SAT will be given to all juniors at the high school on April 9, 2019.  

 

After Prom Bowling Party - Sunday, January 20th from 9-11pm at Strike and Spare WEST.  $15 at the door for unlimited bowling with teams of 5 or 6

 

Job opening at Isringhausen Imports: *Part Time Receptionist Position available…..hours are 4-7 Mon-Thurs./4-6 Fridays/8-5 Saturdays.  Must be professional in dress and mature in attitude. Contact number is 217-528-2277. 

 

Students will be allowed to use their phones during lunch only in the cafeteria, hallway, and gym beginning Monday, January 14.  Please keep in mind that if the drama increases we may have to go back to using phones in the gym only.  You have earned this privilege so please don’t abuse it.  If you listen to music, please keep the volume at a minimum in the cafeteria and hallway.   Again, this is for lunch shifts only.

 

The Sheet Metal Workers' Local #218 are looking for applicants with a desire to work in the field of sheet metal/heating/air conditioning/architectural metals. Applications will be accepted beginning February 11, 2019 through February 22, 2019. Interested students should stop by the Guidance Office for a flyer showing the qualifications needed to apply.  Don't miss an opportunity at a great career in the union trade. 

 

 

Volunteer Information

Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested in any of these opportunities

 

WILLIAMSVILLE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION – QUARTER AUCTIONS

The Williamsville Community Foundation is looking for volunteers to assist with their Quarter Auctions to benefit different charities.  They need help on the second Thursday of every month from 5:30-8:30 p.m. to work concessions during the auctions and on the Wednesday before the auctions from 5:00-6:00 p.m. to set up chairs and tables.  The Quarter Auctions will take place at the Williamsville Community Center.

   

WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL — CLEAN-UP FOR BOYS’ BASKETBALL GAMES

The custodians at Williamsville High School are looking for assistance cleaning out the bleachers after the home boys’ basketball games on Tuesday, January 15; Tuesday, January 22; Saturday, February 2; Friday, February 8; and Friday, February 15.  They are looking for a couple of volunteers per game, and while you will probably be needed for less than an hour, you will earn an hour of community service.

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM – HISTORY DETECTIVE

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist as a History Detective.  Volunteers will be needed to facilitate a children’s scavenger hunt in the museum during Winter Break in December and Summer Break in June and July.  Volunteers will need to work a four-hour shift, either from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., on any day of their choice during those timeframes.