WHS Daily Bulletin

 

 

Need to see Mrs. Chladny or Mrs. Russell in our Guidance Department?  Please make an appointment with them online first.  Go to the WHS website, click on Guidance, and then make an appointment!

 

 

 

Monday, March 15:

 

4:30 PM

B V & JV SOC

Away – Bus leaves 3:00pm

Lincoln High School

 

Tuesday, March 16:

 

Lunch:  Mini Pizzas, Buttered Peas, Peaches, Pudding cup, Choice of Milk  

 

Bass Fishing Information: The WHS bass fishing season will begin with tryouts on Friday, March 19 at 3:00 pm in the back gym of the high school. If you are interested in trying out for the team, you need to sign up in the db20210316 office by Tuesday, March 16, 2021. 

 

4:30 PM

B V & JV SOC

Home

Athens Jr/Sr HS

 

Wednesday, March 17:

 

Lunch: Teriyaki Chicken over rice, Steamed Broccoli, Pineapple Chunks, St. Patrick’s Day Cookie, Choice of Milk 

 

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

 

5:00 PM

G FR,JV,Var VB

Home

Jacksonville High School

 

Thursday, March 18:

 

Lunch: Toasted cheese sandwich, Chili, Buttered corn, Mixed Fruit, Choice of Milk  

 

05:00 PM

G FR, JV, Var VB

Away – Bus leaves 3:45pm

Auburn High School

                                                                                                                   

                                                                                                                   

Friday, March 19:

 

Lunch:  Pork Carnitas Nachos or Tacos, Cheesy Refried Beans, Shredded Lettuce, Diced Pears, Choice of Milk                            Lent Special-Fish Sandwich 

 

Youth & Government – State Assembly Weekend

 

Bass Fishing Information: The WHS bass fishing season will begin with tryouts on Friday, March 19 at 3:00 pm in the back gym of the high school.

 

04:30 PM

B V SOC

Away – Bus leaves 3:00pm

Springfield Southeast High School

 

 

Saturday, March 20:

 

 

11:00 AM

B V & JV SOC

Home

Rochester High School

2:00 PM

B V FB

Away

Du Quoin High School

 

 

General Announcements:

 

Face Coverings: Face coverings will be required for all students, staff and visitors inside the school buildings and on school busses at all times.  Masks must cover the nose & the mouth.

 

Congratulations to Loren Hahn – February Student of the Month!

 

The YMCA is looking for kids (16 and older) who would be interested in being a summer camp counselor for the YMCA.  Please see the link below. 

https://www.applitrack.com/ymcail/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Youth+Development

 

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION AND RECERTIFICATION: PORTA Pool will offer the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course April 1 - 3. Participants must be 15 years old by April 3 and must pass a pre-course swim. Attendance at all of the course sessions is required. Lifeguards who are currently certified can also recertify during this course. A detailed schedule will be available soon. Contact Rachel Frost, PORTA Pool Manager, 217/632-4745 or rfrost@porta202.org, for information and to register. 

 

Bass Fishing Information: The WHS bass fishing season will begin with tryouts on Friday, March 19 at 3:00 pm in the back gym of the high school. If you are interested in trying out for the team, you need to sign up in the db20210316 office by Tuesday, March 16, 2021. 

 

To be able to tryout, each player must have passed all classes the previous semester and have the following items on file with the WHS office:

·         Updated physical

·         Signed COVID-19 participation consent form

·         Insurance waiver from the athletic handbook

·         Concussion acknowledgment form from the athletic handbook.

Please check with the office to verify you have all up to date documents. Players that do not have these documents on file will not be able to tryout. You can access these forms on the athletic department homepage at http://www.wcusd15.org/index.php/athletics.

 

You need to come dressed, ready to practice, and have your own water bottle since locker rooms and water fountains will not be available. Students will also need to bring two rods and any other necessary equipment with them as well.

 

If you are selected for the team, there will be a parent meeting on Wednesday, March 24 with more information to follow. If you have any additional questions, please contact Coach Smith by e-mail at brucehuntered@yahoo.com or the db20210316 office.

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities:

 

If any student is interested in signing up for any of the community service activities below or any new ones as they come out and are not yet a member of the National Honor Society, please sign-up for the "Students Interested in NHS and Community Service - 2020-2021" Google Classroom using the Class Code "ofjll27".  Once you join the Google Classroom, there will be a Google Form to complete to sign-up this year.

 

Williamsville C.U.S.D. #15 – Food Service Assistance - The Williamsville C.U.S.D. #15 is looking for volunteers each Monday to assist with their food service.  Volunteers will be needed from 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Sherman Elementary School.  Volunteers will be able to sign-up to help in 1-hour increments, and they may sign-up for multiple 1-hour increments for each Monday.  Volunteers will be helping bag meals for distribution to students.  Since the volunteers will be working with food production, all hair needs to be restrained. If possible, long hair should be tied back, and everyone MUST wear a hat.  NO STUDENT SHOULD BE MISSING ANY REQUIRED ATTENDANCE FOR THEIR CLASSES, EITHER IN PERSON OR ONLINE, TO COMPLETE THIS COMMUNITY SERVICE. 

 

WHS Guidelines for Spectators at 20-21 INDOOR Athletic Events:

 

In accordance with IDPH, IHSA, and IESA guidelines, the WCUSD #15 Athletic Department has developed the following guidelines for all home events that will occur during redb20210316ing 20-21 school year. It is our goal to hold all scheduled contests for our student-athletes. In order for this to occur, we need the full cooperation of visiting schools, spectators, athletes, coaches, and officials with the requirements that are listed below. Please understand that requirements to conduct athletic events may change and we may be required to change our procedures for hosting events. If there are any changes to these procedures, we will communicate them as quickly as possible.

-It will be the responsibility of the visiting school to certify that their athletes and coaching staff are COVID-19 symptom free prior to arrival.

-All visiting schools must follow the guidelines that have been set forth by the IDPH, IESA, and IHSA in regards to participating in athletic contests. This includes coaches being masked at all times, players wearing masks as per their sport specific guidelines.

-Each athlete and coach will be allowed one guest as long as our region redb20210316s in Phase Four (50 spectators). If we move to Tier One, no spectators will be allowed.

-For high school events, fans will enter the facility at the db20210316 entrance of the high school, located in the front of the building.

-If there are multiple contests occurring for a scheduled event, the gym will be cleared between each event and players will leave with their guest.

-Fans should not arrive any earlier than fifteen minutes prior to the scheduled start of the contests. You will be contacted by a representative from your school when the facility is ready for you to enter; please redb20210316 in your vehicle until that time.

-All spectators will be required to check-in and be certified that they are COVID-19 symptom free; this will include a temperature check. Once checked-in, spectators will be directed to the location for their social distanced seating area.

-Spectators will be required to wear a mask while they are in any WCUSD #15 facility.

-Concessions will not be available but guests of athletes may bring in bottled water.

-Contest officials must wear masks in accordance with IHSA and IESA guidelines.

-Due to locker rooms not being available, all athletes will be expected to arrive dressed and ready to compete, with the exception of their game shoes.

-Cheerleaders from visiting schools will not be allowed to attend

 

WHS Guidelines for Spectators at 20-21 OUTDOOR Athletic Events:

In accordance with IDPH, IHSA, and IESA guidelines, the WCUSD #15 Athletic Department has developed the following guidelines for all home outdoor events that will occur during redb20210316ing 20-21 school year. It is our goal to hold all scheduled contests for our student-athletes. In order for this to occur, we need the full cooperation of visiting schools, spectators, athletes, coaches, and officials with the requirements that are listed below. Please understand that requirements to conduct athletic events may change and we may be required to change our procedures for hosting events. If there are any changes to these procedures, we will communicate them as quickly as possible.  

It will be the responsibility of the visiting school to certify that their athletes and coaching staff are COVID-19 symptom free prior to arrival. 

 

All visiting schools must follow the guidelines that have been set forth by the IDPH, IESA, and IHSA in regards to participating in athletic contests. This includes coaches being masked at all times, players wearing masks as per their sport specific guidelines.

 

All fans who attend outdoor contests must self-certify that they are COVID-19 symptom free prior to arrival.

For outdoor contests, W’s have been placed within the bleachers at all of our athletic venues that direct fans where to sit. The W’s have been placed in order to ensure fan capacity is only at 20% of the overall occupant capacity and that fans will socially distance.

 

If bleacher seating is at capacity, fans in attendance can either sit or stand in open areas within the venue, while still social distancing. 

 

Individuals that reside in the same household will be allowed to sit together at events they attend. 

 

Fan attendance will be allowed in this capacity at our outdoor events as long as

our region redb20210316s in Phase Four. If we move to Tier One, no spectators will be allowed. 

 

Fans should not arrive any earlier than thirty minutes prior to the scheduled start of the contests. 

 

At this time, all fans in attendance will be required to wear a mask throughout the duration of the contest they are attending.

 

Parents should not drop off children to be left unsupervised for any event. Parents will be expected to supervise their children and ensure they are following all guidelines.  

 

Concessions will not be available, but guests of athletes may bring in bottled water.

  

Due to locker rooms not being available, all athletes will be expected to arrive dressed and ready to compete, with the exception of their game shoes. 

We will also be streaming every home event for the following outdoor sports: High School Varsity Football. 

If you would like to watch any of these events, you can purchase a subscription to Bullets TV on the NFHS Network, by visiting www.whsbulletstv.com. Some away events will be broadcast as well. We will post the location of each broadcast on the day of the scheduled event on Twitter if a broadcast is going to occur; you can follow us @wcusd15sports.  

We hope that this information will allow you to prepare for your time with us as at WCUSD #15 during the redb20210316der of the school year at our outdoor events.