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!



Please start bringing your own masks – our supply is running low


Thursday, April 22:


Lunch: Chicken Tender Salad, breadstick, mixed fruit, red pepper strips, choice of milk


Dress Up Days

Thursday: Formal Casino day

Friday: Spirit Day


Voting for king and queen will take place Wednesday, April 21 and Thursday, April 22 at noon.





Pleasant Plains High School –


Moved to May 6 at Pleasant Plains at 6:30pm


Friday, April 23:


Lunch:  Pork Carnitas Nachos or Tacos, cheesy Refried Beans, shredded lettuce, diced pears, choice of milk


Dress Up Days  - Spirit Day


4:30 PM



Lanphier High School @ Kennedy Park

7:00 PM



Athens Jr/Sr HS – Senior Night –

Michael Camille (Boys' Soccer)

Katie Collins (Cheerleading)

Emmalee Cooper (Cheerleading)

Stephen Gleason (Football)

Lizzie Leonard (Cheerleading).


Saturday, April 24:


10:00 AM



SHG and Jerseyville @ SHG

10:00 AM



Olympia C.U.S.D. #16

11:00 AM



Lincoln High School

7:15 AM



Wildcast Open @ Lake Sangchris




Jazz Band Concert:  This Saturday, April 24th, The Williamsville High School Jazz Band will be hosting Jazz Under the Stars at the Sherman Amphitheatre. Performance starts at 6PM. Poe's catering will have concessions. Bring your own lawn chairs! Admission is free, but donations are accepted!


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.


April 13 – Remote Learning Day


Congratulations to Melanie Buzzard – April Student of the Month!


Job Opportunity – The Villas in Sherman is looking for a couple of receptionists to greet people at the door, answer phones, and some light filing every other weekend.  Please call Sharon at 217-744-2299 if interested.


McDonalds is hiring!  See Mrs. Chladny for more information


WHS 2021 After Prom tickets are available for purchase!  Each ticket is $20, and all WHS juniors and seniors are guaranteed to receive an Amazon Gift Card and T-shirt with purchase. Registration forms and waivers are available outside Mrs. Dame's classroom (208).  Students must purchase a ticket by Thursday, April 15 to be guaranteed a T-shirt with their registration, and all signed waivers are due by Friday, April 23.  

·         Note:  If the After Prom event is cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, a virtual After Prom and prize drawings will still take place!

·         Refunds will not be issued.

·         Only WHS junior and senior students that have purchased an After Prom ticket will be eligible to receive prizes.

Trivia with Student Council:  Make sure to follow WHS Student Council on Instagram (w_h_s_studentcouncil) to answer trivia questions each Friday morning.  The first to respond will receive a prize!!  Trivia starts the Friday!!


Prom Meetings:  Prom Committee will meet every Thursday at 7:42 in Mrs. Walsh's room.  Stop by to add your name to the Remind app for updates and messages.


Homecoming Week 2021

April 20-23


Homecoming Coronation will be at halftime of the football game Friday, April 23.


Congratulations to the 2021 Homecoming Court:



Hope Kennan and Will Feurer



Josie Fry and Seth Kunz

Tayler Searcy and Nolan Washko



Autumn Carpenter and Ryan Willson

Lindsey Law and Massimo Polistina

Sophia Zinn and Ross Bodine



Carissa Carter and Jack Mauzy

Loren Hahn and Max Olysav

Katie Kennedy and Cory Walbert

Savannah Scott and Tyler Rapp





There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested in trying out for junior high cheer OR high school football cheer.  Current 5-7th graders interested in junior high cheer and current 8-11th graders interested in high school football cheer should attend the meeting on Tuesday the 27th  immediately after school in the gym at the 5th grade center.  


Cheerleading Tryouts for both junior high AND high school will be held in the high school gym on May 5th, 6th and 7th from 2:30-4:00 p.m. daily.  

PLEASE NOTE:  BEFORE tryouts begin on May 5th, you MUST have an up-to-date physical on file in the office.  If you are unsure about the status of your physical, you need to ask the office today and then let a parent/guardian know if you need to get one done.

If you have a scheduling conflict that will prevent you from making it to the informational meeting on Friday, or any of the tryout dates, please email Coach Sagle asap.



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. 


Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series - The Williamsville Healthy Kids Running Series is looking for volunteers to assist with their races for leading stretches, directing runners along the courses, helping keep kids in order at the finish line, etc. on Sundays at the Williamsville Park this spring.  Volunteers will be needed on Sunday afternoons on April 18, April 25, May 2, May 9, and May 23 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.


WHS Guidelines for Spectators at 20-21 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 redb20210423ing 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.

Current WCUSD #15 Spectator Guidelines: Indoor Sports 

Current WCUSD #15 Spectator Guidelines: Outdoor Sports