WHS Daily Bulletin


Happy Teacher Appreciation Week


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


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


Applications for 2019-2020 Student Council are outside Mrs. Walsh's room. Deadline is Tuesday, May 14.


Class of 2019, if you would like a copy of the senior video, sign up with Mrs. Walsh.  Cost is $5.  


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 1:30pm, please dismiss 1:20pm


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


Monday, May 13:


Lunch: Cinnamon French toast or Bacon/egg/cheese pizza, sausage link, cheesy roasted potatoes, mandarin oranges, cinnamon grahams, choice of milk


5:30pm - Track & Field @ Chatham-Glenwood High School (Capitol Area Honor Roll Meet @ Glenwood) – Bus leaves 3:30pm


Tuesday, May 14:


Lunch:  Chicken BBQ quesadillas or Toasted cheese sandwich, homemade chili, mini saltine crackers, baby carrots, pineapple chunks, choice of milk


6:00pm - WHS Fine Arts Night @ Sherman Municipal Park

6:30pm - Varsity Softball vs New Berlin High School (IHSA 2A Regional Semi-Final @ Pittsfield) – Bus leaves 3:10pm, please dismiss 3:00pm


Wednesday, May 15:


Lunch:  BBQ rib sandwich (beef or pork) or Spicy chicken sandwich, macaroni & cheese, sweet red pepper strips, warm cinnamon apples, fruit slushie, choice of milk


Boys Track & Field @ IHSA 1A Boys Track Sectional @ Lewistown – Bus leaves 1:45pm, please dismiss 1:35pm


4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs IHSA 2A Regional Semi-Final


Thursday, May 16:


Lunch:  Taco nachos or Pork carnitas, buttered corn, cheesy refried beans, diced peaches, cinnamon pretzel, choice of milk


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


4:30pm - Varsity Baseball vs IHSA 2A Regional Semi-Final


Friday, May 17:


Lunch: Baked cheese spaghetti or Cheese pizza pie, sweetened sliced carrots, diced pears, fresh-baked cookie, choice of milk


Saturday, May 18:


11:00am - Varsity Baseball vs IHSA 2A Regional Final

5:00pm - Jazz Band - Dinner @ WJHS


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


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. 


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


Congratulations to Leah Kluemke – April Student of the Month!


Congratulations to Providence Andrews – May 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



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).


now-hiring[1]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.  


McDonald's is hiring!  Open to students 16 years of age and older.  Please call 217-698-9103 ext 26 and leave your name, age, and contact information and a McGraw Family McDonald's representative will contact you!  Each location also has open interviews every Tuesday from 2-4pm!


Produce Farm – If you are interested in a summer job on a produce farm, sign up in the office to work for Coach Hodgson!



Volunteer Information

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



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.




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.



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.



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.