WHS Daily Bulletin

 

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Student Last Name

Student First Name

Grade Level

Emmons

Dylan

10

Jennings

Caden

9

Knoles

Wyatt

12

Kusturin

Elijah

9

Layman

John

9

Robinson

Lillyanna

9

Seaman

Gavin

9

Smith

Adriana

12

Streb

Elizabeth

12

 

Tuesday, September 24

 

Lunch Menu: Cheese garlic pizza bread OR Pepperoni pizza bread, seasoned green beans, apple cucumber salad, pineapple chunks, chocolate Chex mix, choice of milk

 

Homecoming court voting will take place Tuesday, September 24 in the library.  Students will vote during their resource. If a student does not have a resource, they may vote during lunch.  Voting for king and queen will take place Thursday, September 26 in the library.

 

Tryouts for the WHS Scholastic Bowl team will be held on Tuesday, September 24th and Wednesday, September 25th from 3:30-4:00pm in the library. Any freshmen or new player to the program should attend one of these dates. If you cannot make either date, please contact Mr. Trimpe to make other arrangements. 

 

Please dismiss athletes 10 minutes prior to bus times.

4:00 PM

B V GLF

Home

Hart-Em/Riverton/Pittsfield @ The Rail

4:30 PM

B V & JV SOC

Home

North-Mac    Senior Night!

5:00 PM

FR, JV, VAR VB

Away

North-Mac @ Virden, Bus leaves 3:45pm

 

Wednesday, September 25

 

Lunch Menu: Hamburger horseshoe OR Maid Rite sandwich, soft pretzel, baked fries, buttered broccoli, diced peaches, choice of milk

 

Tryouts for the WHS Scholastic Bowl team will be held on Tuesday, September 24th and Wednesday, September 25th from 3:30-4:00pm in the library. Any freshmen or new player to the program should attend one of these dates. If you cannot make either date, please contact Mr. Trimpe to make other arrangements. 

 

Please dismiss athletes 10 minutes prior to bus times.

4:00 PM

G V GLF

Home

Rushville/Waverly @ The Rail

 

Thursday, September 26

 

Lunch Menu: Mini corn dogs OR stuffed sausage pizza, sweet baked beans, cherry tomatoes, diced pears, chocolate Gripz snack, choice of milk

 

Voting for king and queen will take place Thursday, September 26 in the library.

 

Please dismiss athletes 10 minutes prior to bus times.

4:00 PM

B V GLF

Home

Lanphier/Lincoln/Taylorville @ The Rail

4:30 PM

B JV SOC

Away

Chatham-Glenwood High School – Bus leaves 2:45pm

6:00 PM

B FR FB

Home

North-Mac

 

Friday, September 27

 

Lunch Menu:  Chicken tender salad OR chili cheese wrap, soft dinner roll, baby carrots, fresh fruit, fruit slushie, choice of milk

 

7:00 PM

B V FB

Away

North-Mac, bus leaves 4:45pm

 

Saturday, September 28

 

TBA

V VB

Away

Sangamon County Tournament @ Athens

9:45 AM

C V XC

Away

Springfield High School @ Lincoln Park, bus time 7:45am

10:00 AM

B V & JV SOC

Away

St. Thomas More HS, bus leaves 7:45am

11:00 AM

B V GLF

Away

Sangamon County Tournament @ Lincoln Greens, bus leaves 9:45am

 

Sunday, September 29

 

Sports Boosters Homecoming Parade Info: The parade will be held on Sunday, September 29th.  The lineup will start at 2:30 and the parade will begin at 4:00.  We will follow the same route as previous years, leaving from the High School and ending behind WJHS.  The theme of the parade is ‘Blast From the Past.’ 

 

General Announcements

 

Lincoln Electric Free Hands-On Workshop - Connecting STEM with leading edge Manufacturing Careers on October 8, 2019 from 8:30am-2:30pm. Visit education.lincolnelectric.com/connectingstem for more information. 

 

Congratulations to Lexy Henrikson – September Student of the Month!

 

After Prom Meeting – All Junior parents are encouraged to attend the After Prom planning meeting on October 1st in the WHS Library at 7:00pm.

 

Capital Area Education Fair on Oct 2:  Juniors will be attending the Capital Area Education Fair on October 2. Students will report to 1st hour and will be dismissed by intercom at 8:45 am to board buses. We plan to attend the fair for an hour. I would expect us to be back by 10:45 am (approximate).

 

Buy Local!  Flourish Flowers in Sherman is offering a 10% discount for those that order corsages & boutonnieres before 10/1/19!  Bundle both and save 5%! Check them out on Instagram @flourishflowercompany. Call Erica at 217-496-3054 to order.

 

Homecoming Week Information:

·         Sports Booster Parade will be Sunday, September 29, at 4:00pm

 

·         We will use the Assembly Schedule every day during the week of September 30-October 4 (see below).

 

·         Tug-of-war and dodgeball will played each day during the 15 minute assembly.  The winning class will be playing against staff on Friday!

 

Assembly Schedule

First Bell      8:15

Early Lunch         11:22 - 11:52
5th Hour              11:56 - 12:39

 

1st Hour       8:18 -  9:01

6th Hour     12:43 - 1:26

2nd Hour       9:05 -  9:48

 

7th Hour     1:30 - 2:13

3rd Hour       9:52 - 10:35

5th Hour              11:26 - 12:09

Late Lunch          12:09 - 12:39

8th Hour     2:17 - 3:00

4th Hour       10:39 - 11:22

Assembly   3:00 - 3:16

 

Homecoming Week - Dress Up Days:

 

Monday, September 30  - VSCO girl vs E-Boy/E-Girl

 

Tuesday, October 1 Decade Day

Seniors -  80's

Juniors -  90's

Sophomores - 70's

Freshmen - 50's

 

Wednesday, October 2Class Colors

Seniors-Black, Pink, Camo

Juniors-Red

Sophomores-Blue

Freshmen-Orange

 

Thursday, October 3  - Blast from Past

The bonfire will be held on Thursday, October 3, immediately following the Varsity volleyball game.

 

Friday, October 4 - Purple & Gold SPIRIT DAY!!

HOMECOMING GAME vs. Pleasant Plains!  Kickoff is at 7:00 

The theme is Tie Dye/Hippie

 

Saturday, October 5 - Homecoming Dance from 8-11 at WHS in the back gym

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

See Mr. Martens If You Are Interested

 

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 5:15-8:15 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. 

 

SPORTS BOOSTERS — HOMECOMING PARADE

The Sports Boosters are looking for some volunteers to help direct students once they are dropped off for the Homecoming Parade on Sunday, September 29, 2019.  Volunteers will need to report at 2:30 p.m. and will be needed until the parade begins at 4:00 p.m.  

 

LINCOLN MEMORIAL GARDENS – INDIAN SUMMER FESTIVAL

Lincoln Memorial Gardens is looking for volunteers to assist with their Indian Summer Festival on Saturday, October 12, 2019, and Sunday, October 13, 2019.  Volunteers will most likely be helping in the Children’s Area working with the crafts and games, and shifts are 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days.  Volunteers will need to check in at the volunteer table at the front gate.

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM –

SPOOKTACULAR EVENING WITH ABE

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their Spooktacular Evening with Abe.  Volunteers will be needed to operate family-friendly games on Saturday, October 20, 2018, from 5:45 to 8:15 p.m.  Volunteers will have two options the night of the Spooktacular!  They can help with the games and crafts, or they can be “scarers” throughout the museum.  Volunteers wanting to be “scarers” need to dress in all black.  The museum will have costumes and make-up to use for the night of the Spooktacular!  The “scarers” will be the spooky people who scare the visitors as they walk through the museum.  Some children walk with blinking necklaces, which indicates they do not want to be scared.

 

SHERMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AND WILLIAMSVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL – SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR

The Sherman Elementary School and the Williamsville Middle School has hosted a Scholastic Book Fair that has corresponded with Parent-Teacher Conferences in November each year.  Exact details are not available at this time.  Last year, volunteers were requested to work in two-hour shifts.  This year, the dates of the Parent-Teacher Conferences are Thursday, November 7, 2019, and Friday, November 8, 2019.  Exact details should be available around the end of the first quarter in October.

 

SHERMAN HOLIDAY WONDERLAND

Volunteers are being sought to assist with the Sherman Holiday Wonderland, which will be hosted at the Sherman Athletic Club on Sunday, November 24, 2019.  Proceeds from the Sherman Holiday Wonderland are put toward the Sharon Miller Scholarship.  Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, November 24, 2019, helping set-up for the event from 6:00 to 7:00 a.m., helping vendors unload from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m., and working the Welcome Table from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM – FUN FROSTY FRIDAY

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their Fun Frosty Friday.  Volunteers will be needed to operate family-friendly games, crafts, and a life-size Candyland adventure on Friday, November 29, 2019, from 9:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. 

 

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, December 17; Friday, December 20; Monday, December 23; Friday, January 10; Friday, January 24; Friday, January 31; Tuesday, February 4; Friday, February 7; and Tuesday, February 18.  They are looking for a couple of volunteers after each game, and while you will probably be needed for less than an hour, you will earn an hour of community service.

 

WILLIAMSVILLE’S HEALTHY KIDS’ RUNNING SERIES

Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series is looking for volunteers 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 September 29 and October 6 and 20.  Volunteers would need to be at the park from about 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.  There will also be a spring series, but exact details are not available at this time.  Exact details should be available in January.

 

ST. JOHN VIANNEY – FALL FESTIVAL

St. John Vianney in Sherman is organizing their Fall Festival this year.  The Fall Festival will be held Sunday, October 6, 2019, at St. John Vianney.  Volunteers’ are specifically being sought to dress in a costume of their choice and walk around the event and assist as needed.

 

WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL — WINTER CHOIR CONCERT

The Vocal Music Boosters need volunteers at the Winter Choir Concert on Wednesday, December 4, 2019.  Volunteers will need to work from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and will be plating the cheesecake during the choir concert and serving it immediately after the concert.