WHS Daily Bulletin


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


Girls Track – IHSA 1A Girls State Finals @ Eastern Illinois University - Bus leaves 7:00am


Friday, May 17:


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


Saturday, May 18:


Girls Track – IHSA 1A Girls State Finals @ Eastern Illinois University


11:00am – Varsity Softball vs. PORTA – IHSA Regional Championship at Pittsfield – Bus leaves 8:30am

5:00pm - Jazz Band - Dinner @ WJHS


Sunday, May 19:


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


Monday, May 20:


Lunch:  Breaded chicken – variety, soft dinner roll, mashed potato OR roasted maple sweet potato, country gravy, buttered peas, rosy applesauce, choice of milk

Tuesday, May 21:


Lunch:  Crispitos or Shredded chicken burrito, string cheese, Mexican beans with tortilla chips, baby carrots, diced pears, choice of milk

Wednesday, May 22:


Lunch:  Cheese breadsticks with marinara sauce or pizza topped chicken sandwich, seasoned green beans, fruit & broccoli salad, apple juice, strawberry-mango cup, choice of Milk


Thursday, May 23:


Lunch: Mini corn dogs or cheese garlic flatbread, tater tots, seasonal fresh fruit, mini chocolate Rice Krispie treat, choice of Milk


Friday, May 24:


Lunch:  Beef & noodles or Cheese quesadilla, soft breadstick, buffalo roasted cauliflower, celery sticks with Sun Butter, diced peaches, choice of milk


9:00am – Seniors - Mandatory Graduation Practice at WHS Gym


Saturday, May 25:



Sunday, May 26:


5:30pm - Class of 2019 Graduation Ceremony at UIS – Sangamon Auditorium


Monday, May 27:


No School – Memorial Day


Tuesday, May 28:


Lunch:  Asian chicken bowl or Teriyaki beef dippers, dinner roll, brown rice pilaf, steamed broccoli, Mandarin oranges, choice of milk

Wednesday, May 29:


Lunch:  Quesadillas – variety, seasoned green beans, dried fruit mix, diced peaches, fruit slushie cup, choice of Milk


Thursday, May 30:


Lunch:  BBQ beef rib sandwich or Breaded chicken sandwich, baked fries, grape juice, pineapple chunks, choice of Milk


Friday, May 31:


Lunch: Pizza – variety, buttered corn, diced pears, pudding cup, choice of Milk


**Students are not allowed to leave for lunch only…it is not an open campus in regard to lunch.**



May 31 – Final Exams 1, 5, 6 Hours

Early Bird Exam – Part 1*

8:18-9:03 a.m.

1st Hour Exam

9:07-10:37 a.m.

Early Lunch

5th Hour Exam

10:37-11:07 a.m.

11:11-12:41 p.m.

5th Hour Exam

Late Lunch

10:41-12:11 p.m.

12:11-12:41 p.m.

6th Hour Exam

12:45-2:15 p.m.


Saturday, June 1:



Monday, June 3:


Lunch:  Chilled meat/cheese sandwich, NO salad bar available, chips – variety, baby carrots, choice of fruit, packaged snacks, choice of Milk


**Students are not allowed to leave for lunch only…it is not an open campus in regard to lunch.**


June 3 – EB, 2, 7, 8 Hour Exams

8:18-9:03 a.m.

Early Bird Exam – Part 2*

9:07-10:37 a.m.

2nd Hour Exam

10:37-11:07 a.m.

11:11-12:41 p.m.

Early Lunch

7th Hour Exam

10:41-12:11 p.m.

12:11-12:41 p.m.

7th Hour Exam

Late Lunch

12:45-2:15 p.m.

8th Hour Exam



Tuesday, June 4:  Last Day of Student Attendance – 11:30 Dismissal


June 4 – Final Exams 3, 4 Hours

8:26-9:56 a.m.

3rd Hour Exam

10:00-11:30 a.m.

4th Hour Exam


Have a great summer!


General Announcements:


Congratulations to Providence Andrews – May Student of the Month!


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. 


LLCC Health Care Expo scheduled for Thursday, May 23 from 6-8 pm. beginning in the Trutter Center. Prospective students will learn about the wide variety of health care degree, certificate opportunities. The event will include tours of LLCC's health professions labs along with presentations and opportunities to speak with health care program directors.   To Register, please visit https://www.llcc.edu/explore-llcc/visit/healthcare-expo/



now-hiring[1]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.  


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.



Final Exam Info:


Exams will start promptly at 9:07 on Day 1 and 2 of exams and at 8:26 on Day 3.  Students only need to be present for their semester exams.  If you leave between exams you MUST sign out in the office before leaving.  You should arrive promptly to class for your next exam.  You will not be granted extra time if you arrive late.  Students that do not drive should arrange rides with parents, grandparents, etc. if they want to leave between exams.  If you do not have a ride you should report to your next exam or resource even if opting out of the exam.


**Students are not allowed to leave for lunch only…it is not an open campus in regard to lunch.**


At no time during the day are students allowed to go to the junior high or the parking lot.  The only exception is if a student if picking up a sibling.  If you leave after an exam you must leave campus.  You will not be allowed to stay in the hallways, library, etc.  


All students:  You must stay in class until your last exam is over; you cannot leave in the middle of an exam period on Days 1 and 2.  On day 3 you may exit the building quietly as soon as you finish your last exam.  If you do not have a ride or you ride the bus you must stay in class until the bell rings. 


A study period may be utilized on Days 1 and 2 during the Early Bird Exam period.  You may visit the teacher of your choice during the study period. 


Students that do not have a ride or need to ride the bus after school should report to the gym at 2:15 on Days 1 and 2.  You will not be allowed to stay in the hallways, library, etc.  


On June 3, The following teachers will have the designated lunch times since they normally have lunch duty or prep:

Gudwien – EL                    Whitten – LL     

Surbeck – EL                       Hendrickson – LL

Doerfler – EL