WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

 

Monday, May 6: FFA Week:  Ag Profession Day

 

Lunch:  Asian chicken bowl or Teriyaki beef dippers, honey wheat roll, brown rice pilaf, steamed broccoli, mandarin oranges, fortune cookie, choice of milk

 

Vocal Music Boosters Meeting: Monday, May 6th at 6:30pm in the WHS Teachers’ Lounge.  All JH and HS choir parents are encouraged to attend.

 

4:00pm - Boys Track & Field @ Lewiston High School (Lewistown Invite -Boys) – Bus leaves 2:00pm, please dismiss 1:50pm

 

4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs Porta Jr/Sr High School

 

New! 7:30pm – Varsity Baseball travels to Athens – Moved from Tuesday

 

4:30pm – Varsity & JV Softball @ Porta Jr/Sr High School – Bus leaves 2:50pm, please dismiss 2:40pm

 

Driver Education Students:  All 2nd, 3rd, 4th Quarter classroom students will attend the Spaulding Traffic Fair on Friday, May 10.  Please report to the gym at 8:40am on Friday.  We will return around 10:30am.

 

Tuesday, May 7: FFA Week – Farmers & Ranchers Day – Dress like a farmer!

 

Lunch:  Breaded chicken sandwich or BBQ pulled pork sandwich, sweet baked beans, grape juice, mixed fruit, chocolate hummus, animal crackers, choice of milk

 

New Berlin Art Fair winners and Sangamo Conference All-Academic honorees will have their picture taken at 3:10pm on Tuesday.  An announcement will be made to dismiss students to the gym for the photo.

 

Moved to Monday - Varsity Baseball vs Athens Jr/Sr High School

 

4:30pm - JV Baseball @ Washington High School (Fresh/Soph)

 

4:30pm - Varsity Softball vs Athens Jr/Sr High School - Senior Night:  Girls Track, Girls Soccer, Softball Tuesday, May 7th – Announcements will start at 4:10pm

 

Wednesday, May 8:  FFA Week – Wear Overalls & Denim!

 

Lunch:  Roasted BBQ chicken or Buffalo popcorn chicken, honey corn bread, sweet potato fries, creamy coleslaw, diced peaches, choice of milk

 

Any girl interested in playing basketball next year needs to attend a meeting on Wed. May 8th at 8:00 AM in Coach Halford's room.

 

SAVE Club-Meeting Wednesday after school in Mrs. Lorton's room

 

4:00pm – Boys Track & Field vs Mt. Pulaski/Plains/Olympia/Rochester – Boys Track Senior Night

 

4:00pm – Girls Track & Field - IHSA 1A Girls Track Sectional @ Rushville– Bus leaves 1:45pm, please dismiss 1:35pm

 

4:30pm - Girls Varsity Soccer @ Riverton High School (IHSA 1A Regional Semi-Final @ Riverton) – Bus leaves 3:00pm, please dismiss 2:50pm

 

4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs North-Mac

 

4:30pm - JV Baseball @ Beardstown – Bus leaves 2:25pm, please dismiss 2:15pm

 

 

Thursday, May 9:  FFA Week – Wear Camo!

 

Lunch:  Big Daddy's cheese pizza or Stuffed crust pepperoni pizza, buttered corn, diced pears, pudding cup, choice of milk

 

Assembly Schedule Today

 

4:30pm – Varsity & JV Softball vs Chatham-Glenwood High School (Moved from 5-10-19)

 

4:30pm - JV Baseball vs Taylorville High School (Moved from 3/25/19)

 

Band Booster Meeting: Thursday, May 9th at 6:30 pm in the WHS band room. All band parents are encouraged to attend.

 

Friday, May 10: FFA Spirit Day

 

11:30 Dismissal

 

FFA Petting Zoo & Ag Olympics

 

4:30pm - Varsity Softball @ Pleasant Plains High School (Moved from 5/1/19)

 

7:00pm - Varsity Baseball @ Teutopolis High School

 

Saturday, May 11:

 

WHS Vocal Jazz Cabaret Night is Saturday, May 11th at 7pm in the WJHS Fine Arts Gym.  Tickets are available online at whs.booktix.com

 

10:00am - Varsity Baseball @ Teutopolis High School

 

General Announcements:

 

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

 

Senior Night:  Track, Girls Soccer, Softball Tuesday, May 7th – Announcements will start at 4:10pm

 

On May 15, 7:00 pm a dedication ceremony for Adam Clack will be held at the Sherman Village Park.  A bench and tree will be placed here in his memory. The dedication will also include music, a few speeches, and a lantern launch. 

 

Any girl interested in playing basketball next year needs to attend a meeting on Wed. May 8th at 8:00 AM in Coach Halford's room.

 

Vocal Music Boosters Meeting: Monday, May 6th at 6:30pm in the WHS Teachers’ Lounge.  All JH and HS choir parents are encouraged to attend.

 

WHS Vocal Jazz Cabaret Night is Saturday, May 11th at 7pm in the WJHS Fine Arts Gym.  Tickets are available online at whs.booktix.com.

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

 

Honors Night Program – May 16, 2019 – 6:00pm in the WHS Gym

 

Congratulations to Leah Kluemke – April Student of the Month!

 

Baccalaureate Bash – Sunday, May 19 from 5:00-7:00pm – Williamsville Christian Church – Food, Games, Bonfire, Senior Recognition.  Sign up in the office

 

Nelson Resource Center is offering a "pay what you can" option for ACT preparation: Summer ACT Test Prep--Students or parents may go to nelsonresourcecenter.org to register. Flyers are available in the guidance office

 

Nelson Resource Center Summer ACT Bootcamp Intensive Study: program for students who previously took the ACT and scored a composite of at least 25. Register by May 1 and save $100.  More details at nelsonresourcecenter.org. Cost is $400. 

 

Still trying to figure out a career plan?--Lincoln Land Community College and the Capital City Training Center offering several health related career programs; massage therapy, dental assisting, phlebotomy, veterinary assistant, and CNA. Please visit www.llcc.edu/cctc for more information! Flyers are available in the guidance office. 

 

Congratulations to the 2019 Prom Queen Lilly Doneghue and  King Brian Barrett!

 

If any junior or senior would like a prom water bottle, see Mrs. Walsh

 

Congratulations to the 2019 Prom Court:

·         Alexa Bartlett & Damon Coady

·         Laken Rockford & Bill Spaniol

 

Attention graduating seniors planning to pursue a career in horticulture/agriculture/plant sciences check out the Salt of the Earth Scholarship on the guidance webpage. Deadline to apply is May 10! Two $500 scholarships will be given. 

 

NOW HIRING!! Express Temporary Services is currently hiring for summer help!  If you are interested in a summer job from June 10 through July 26 8-4:30 M-F, contact the Express office at 217-528-3000 asap or apply online at http://springfieldil.expresspros.com and reference Camp Compass summer job with kids.  Pay ranges from $10-$13/hr.  Must be 18, (by June 10).

 

Reynold's Drilling (Water well drillers) HIRING:  Looking for graduating seniors that may not particularly be college bound but seeking employment in a trade.  Looking to hire full-time employees.  Would help them obtain CDL and teach them job skills such as welding, truck driving, and engine repair.  Contact Doug and Reynold's Drilling-8172 State Route 54-Riverton, IL 217-629-7860.  

 

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.

   

LINCOLN LAND DOWN SYNDROME SOCIETY –

CHILD CARE AT MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

Volunteers are being sought by the Lincoln Land Down Syndrome Society to assist with childcare during membership meetings.  Upcoming meeting dates are Thursday, June 13, 2019 and Thursday, July 11, 2019.  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.

  

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 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.

 

VILLAGE OF WILLIAMSVILLE — MEMORIAL DAY ACTIVITY

The Village of Williamsville is looking for volunteers to help put flags on the graves of veterans on Saturday, May 25, 2019.  They are looking for four volunteers.  Volunteers will meet at McDonald’s at 8:00 a.m. and will be needed for about three (3) hours.