Tuesday, April 24, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Day 5



Do you love volleyball?  International Club is hosting a volleyball tournament a week from Saturday, April 28th from 1 - 4.  The cost will be $25 per team and prizes will be awarded.  Sign up in the cafeteria during lunch periods.  Sign up a whole team or let us know if you'd like us to find you one - 4 to 6 players per team.



Order your yearbook on-line at www.yearbookordercenter.com and enter Ithaca High School’s code 8812. Less than 100 books left!



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Wednesday, April 25 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!



Wednesday, April 25, is Denim Day. This event started in the 90s when the Italian Supreme Court dropped a sexual assault case because the victim was wearing tight jeans. Show your support for victims of sexual assault and wear denim on Wednesday!



Students, an email has been sent to you about facilitated lunch conversations on Race & Racism which will take place during lunch periods in room F36 on April 26thMay 1st and May 3rdThe email also included a link to a survey to express interest and provide you with more information about a series of after school workshops that will be offered in May. Email or see Ms. Sessoms in G211 if you have any questions.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Baking Club meets after school today in G-106.



Math Club meets after school today in Room H-211 with Mr. Deppe. Food and drinks will be provided.



Beauty of Color Club meets in F-4 after school today. Food will be provided.



Yearbook Club meets after school today in Library Lab 1.



Come to the Bullying Issues Club after school in G-203 today to discuss bullying and other social issues in a relaxed and welcoming environment. All are welcome, and there will be snacks!



Yoga Club has resumed for the spring and is now being offered Zero Period Wednesday mornings in the dance studio






Monday, April 23, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Monday, April 23, 2018

Day 4





Do you love volleyball?  International Club is hosting a volleyball tournament a week from Saturday, April 28th from 1 - 4.  The cost will be $25 per team and prizes will be awarded.  Sign up in the cafeteria during lunch periods beginning today.  Sign up a whole team or let us know if you'd like us to find you one - 4 to 6 players per team.



Order your yearbook on-line at www.yearbookordercenter.com and enter Ithaca High School’s code 8812. Less than 100 books left!



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Wednesday, April 25 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!



Wednesday, April 25, is Denim Day. This event started in the 90s when the Italian Supreme Court dropped a sexual assault case because the victim was wearing tight jeans. Show your support for victims of sexual assault and wear denim on Wednesday!



The Class of 2019's Krispy Kreme donut sale is coming to an end. If you are selling them, return forms and money to activities after school on Monday. If you are still looking to buy donuts, find a class officer or a junior who is selling. 



Students, this is a reminder that SUNY Brockport will have a representative here today at 10:00 in the College and Career Office. All interested students, see Ms. Sullivan for a pass.



Students, an email has been sent to you about facilitated lunch conversations on Race & Racism which will take place during lunch periods in room F36 on April 26thMay 1st and May 3rdThe email also included a link to a survey to express interest and provide you with more information about a series of after school workshops that will be offered in May. Email or see Ms. Sessoms in G211 if you have any questions.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.




Friday, April 20, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Friday, April 20, 2018

Day 3





Do you love volleyball?  International Club is hosting a volleyball tournament a week from Saturday, April 28th from 1 - 4.  The cost will be $25 per team and prizes will be awarded.  Sign up in the cafeteria during lunch periods beginning today.  Sign up a whole team or let us know if you'd like us to find you one - 4 to 6 players per team.



The Yearbook Club is happy to announce that the book is at the printers and will be here for distribution in late May. There are a limited number of books left so if you want to be guaranteed a yearbook order right away. 



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Wednesday, April 25 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!





SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by today if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam is taking place now in the new gym. If you are not there, please go to the new gym immediately. Remember no back packs, food or electronics devices.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Only bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator to the exam.



The Tattler is looking for new editorial board members! Pick up an application in the library or the main office, and submit it online or in the submission envelope. Today is the deadline. 



Attention students: a representative from SUNY Brockport will be visiting IHS on Monday, April 23rd at 10:00 a.m. Anyone interested in finding out more about Brockport, see Ms. Sullivan for a pass.


Thursday, April 19, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Day 2



The Village of Ithaca Organization will be hosting a college readiness event “Connecting College and High School Students – the college process from a college student’s perspective” tonight from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. in the IHS cafeteria. All are welcome!



Attention students from Hairspray.  If you still have your script please hand it in to Ms. Zaryski in the chorus room this week.



Do you love volleyball?  International Club is hosting a volleyball tournament a week from Saturday, April 28th from 1 - 4.  The cost will be $25 per team and prizes will be awarded.  Sign up in the cafeteria during lunch periods beginning today.  Sign up a whole team or let us know if you'd like us to find you one - 4 to 6 players per team.



STEP office hours and tutoring are cancelled for today.



The Yearbook Club is happy to announce that the book is at the printers and will be here for distribution in late May. There are a limited number of books left so if you want to be guaranteed a yearbook order right away. 



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Wednesday, April 25 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!



Conversations with a Scientist is back! Join Chem Club today from 4:30 to 5:30 in H-111 as we listen to Cornell Chemical Engineering Professor Christopher Alabi talk about his work in engineering medicines of the future.  There will be food.



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given tomorrow at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.



The Tattler is looking for new editorial board members! Pick up an application in the library or the main office, and submit it online or in the submission envelope. Today is the deadline. 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Day 1



The Village of Ithaca Organization will be hosting a college readiness event “Connecting College and High School Students – the college process from a college student’s perspective” on Thursday, April 19 from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. in the IHS cafeteria. All are welcome!



Attention students from Hairspray.  If you still have your script please hand it in to Ms. Zaryski in the chorus room this week.



There will be a student council meeting today in activities during period 6.



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Wednesday, April 25 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!



Conversations with a Scientist is back! Join Chem Club this Thursday from 4:30 to 5:30 in H111 as we listen to Cornell Chemical Engineering Professor Christopher Alabi talk about his work in engineering medicines of the future.  There will be food.



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms. Today is the last day to submit your application.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.

The Tattler is looking for new editorial board members! Pick up an application in the library or the main office, and submit it online or in the submission envelope by Thursday

Tuesday, April 17, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Day 6



The Village of Ithaca Organization will be hosting a college readiness event “Connecting College and High School Students – the college process from a college student’s perspective” on Thursday, April 19 from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. in the IHS cafeteria. All are welcome!



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Monday, April 23 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!



Conversations with a Scientist is back! Join Chem Club this Thursday from 4:30 to 5:30 in H111 as we listen to Cornell Chemical Engineering Professor Christopher Alabi talk about his work in engineering medicines of the future.  There will be food.



Hey IHS! Tonight the Brain Team is hosting its Spring Trivia Night. In teams of up to six people, answer trivia questions and compete for prizes. The event starts at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria, and entry is $10 per person, which comes with pizza and snacks. Bring your friends!



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by TODAY.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Are you interested in working on cars and trucks? Would you like to learn how to use the basic tools of an auto shop to work on your own vehicles?  If so Consumer Automotive might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!! 

 Are you interested in working in Graphic Design?  Would you enjoy making your own stickers, business cards, and clothing?  If so Graphic Comm and Printing Technology might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!

This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.



The Tattler is looking for new editorial board members! Pick up an application in the library or the main office, and submit it online or in the submission envelope by Thursday





The class of 2019 is selling Krispy Kreme donuts. Juniors, if you are interested in selling, see a class officer or print a form from last week’s email. The junior who sells the most over 10 boxes will receive a free ticket to junior prom! If you are interested in buying donuts, see a junior class officer. 



Sports: April 17th – girl’s lacrosse at home v. Corning at 7 p.m.


Monday, April 16, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Monday, April 16, 2018

Day 5



There will be a Junior Prom committee meeting on Monday, April 23 in Activities after school. If you want to have a say in the food options at Junior Prom, come to the meeting!



Hey IHS! On Tuesday Brain Team is hosting its Spring Trivia Night. In teams of up to six people, answer trivia questions and compete for prizes. The event starts at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria, and entry is $10 per person, which comes with pizza and snacks. Bring your friends!



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Are you interested in working on cars and trucks? Would you like to learn how to use the basic tools of an auto shop to work on your own vehicles?  If so Consumer Automotive might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!! 

 Are you interested in working in Graphic Design?  Would you enjoy making your own stickers, business cards, and clothing?  If so Graphic Comm and Printing Technology might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!

This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.



Students and Staff: Check out the lost key and glasses collection in the Main Office!



The class of 2019 will be selling Krispy Kreme donuts. Juniors, if you are interested in selling, see a class officer or print a form from last week’s email. The junior who sells the most over 10 boxes will receive a free ticket to junior prom! If you are interested in buying donuts, see a junior class officer. 

Friday, April 13, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Friday, April 13, 2018

Day 4







Hey IHS! On Tuesday, April 17, Brain Team is hosting its Spring Trivia Night. In teams of up to six people, answer trivia questions and compete for prizes. The event starts at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria, and entry is $10 per person, which comes with pizza and snacks. Bring your friends!



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Are you interested in working on cars and trucks? Would you like to learn how to use the basic tools of an auto shop to work on your own vehicles?  If so Consumer Automotive might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!! 

 Are you interested in working in Graphic Design?  Would you enjoy making your own stickers, business cards, and clothing?  If so Graphic Comm and Printing Technology might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!

This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.


Thursday, April 12, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Day 3



Hey IHS! On Tuesday, April 17, Brain Team is hosting its Spring Trivia Night. In teams of up to six people, answer trivia questions and compete for prizes. The event starts at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria, and entry is $10 per person, which comes with pizza and snacks. Bring your friends!



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



STEP office hours will take place until 2:00 pm today in H Courtyard Conference Room.  STEP tutoring will take place after school in G101. 



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Are you interested in working on cars and trucks? Would you like to learn how to use the basic tools of an auto shop to work on your own vehicles?  If so Consumer Automotive might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!! 

 Are you interested in working in Graphic Design?  Would you enjoy making your own stickers, business cards, and clothing?  If so Graphic Comm and Printing Technology might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!

This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.



Make a difference. Sign up to donate at the Red Cross blood drive this Friday. Go to G110, email Mr. Soucy, or talk to a Mock Trial member to sign up!



The IHS Dev Team meets after school today in Room H-211 with Mr. Deppe.

Smash Brothers Club meets in H-109 after school today.



Chem Club meets today after school in H-111.



Sign Language Club meets after school in G-106.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Day 2



Hey IHS! On Tuesday, April 17, Brain Team is hosting its Spring Trivia Night. In teams of up to six people, answer trivia questions and compete for prizes. The event starts at 6:00 PM in the Cafeteria, and entry is $10 per person, which comes with pizza and snacks. Bring your friends!



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



Students, are you interested in running for an elected leadership position for NEXT school year? If so, please come to an elections information meeting after school TODAY in G-103. This meeting is mandatory if you want your name on the ballot for our spring elections. Check your school email for details on open positions. 



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Are you interested in working on cars and trucks? Would you like to learn how to use the basic tools of an auto shop to work on your own vehicles?  If so Consumer Automotive might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!! 

 Are you interested in working in Graphic Design?  Would you enjoy making your own stickers, business cards, and clothing?  If so Graphic Comm and Printing Technology might be for you!  See your guidance counselor to sign up!

This is a reminder to sophomores who have registered to take the PSAT10.  The exam will be given Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:55 am sharp in the new gym.  Be sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early to sign in.   There will be no backpacks, food, drinks, cell phones or other electronic devices allowed in the testing room.  Please take all of your belongings to your locker before reporting to the testing room.  Remember to bring some # 2 leaded pencils, erasers and a calculator.



African-Latino Club meets after school today in D-5.



Captain’s Council meets every Thursday at 8 am in Activities.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Day 1



The Technology Dept. is offering TV Production as a class next year. There is still time to sign up, but act fast. See Mr. Shyne for more information or talk to your counselor to sign up for TV Production.



Anyone interested in trying out for football should meet the coaches Tuesday, April 10, from 3:40 pm-4:15 pm in Activities. All athletes are encouraged to attend.



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



Students, are you interested in running for an elected leadership position for NEXT school year? If so, please come to an elections information meeting after school this Wednesday, April 11 in G-103. This meeting is mandatory if you want your name on the ballot for our spring elections. Check your school email for details on open positions. 



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Baking Club meets after school today in G-106.



Math Club meets after school today in Room H-211 with Mr. Deppe. Food and drinks will be provided.



Beauty of Color Club meets in F-4 after school today. Food will be provided.



Yearbook Club meets after school today in Library Lab 1.

Come to the Bullying Issues Club after school in G-203 today to discuss bullying and other social issues in a relaxed and welcoming environment. All are welcome, and there will be snacks!

Monday, April 9, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Monday, April 9, 2018

Day 6



The Technology Dept. is offering TV Production as a class next year. There is still time to sign up, but act fast. See Mr. Shyne for more information or talk to your counselor to sign up for TV Production.



Anyone interested in trying out for football should meet the coaches Tuesday, April 10, from 3:40 pm-4:15 pm in Activities. All athletes are encouraged to attend.



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



Students, are you interested in running for an elected leadership position for NEXT school year? If so, please come to an elections information meeting after school on Wednesday, April 11 in G-103. This meeting is mandatory if you want your name on the ballot for our spring elections. Check your school email for details on open positions. 



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Undivided will be meeting after school today in K-102. There will be food.



Green Team meets in H-104 after school today.



The Sexuality and Gender Alliance meets after school today in G-201. Everyone is welcome and there will be food.

Friday, April 6, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Friday, April 6, 2018

Day 5





Attention TV Production Club members, TV Production Club will not be meeting this week.



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Nu Omega Chapter will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



Students, are you are interested in running for an elected leadership position for NEXT school year? If so, please come to an elections information meeting after school on Wednesday, April 11 in G-103. This meeting is mandatory if you want your name on the ballot for our spring elections. Check your school email for details on open positions. 



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Attention sophomore and junior Student-Athletes: If you are interested in participating in a new program, "Athletes as Leaders," this month please reach out to your sports captains, members of captain’s council or stop into the Athletic Department this week to find out more.



Due to H courtyard being closed you need to be with a teacher, in activities or in the library during lunch or a free period, until further notice.

Thursday, April 5, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Day 4





Attention TV Production Club members, TV Production Club will not be meeting this week.



SIGN UP to participate in IHS's annual Poetry Slam! The Slam will be held Tuesday, April 24th, after school, in the Black Box Theater. Prepare ONE performance poem for this event. Tandem and/or Team Slams are permissible. A variety of prizes will be awarded!  YOU MUST SIGN UP by Friday, April 20th, if you plan to participate. Check your e-mail for sign-up information.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Nu Omega Chapter will be offering an academic scholarship again this year to an African American or Latino graduating high school senior who is college bound in the fall.  If you are interested, please put a note with your name and the scholarship in Mrs. Powers' mailbox.  The application is a fillable pdf form so the application will be emailed to you. Print out the completed application and submit to Ms. Sessoms by Wednesday, April 18th



Students, are you are interested in running for an elected leadership position for NEXT school year? If so, please come to an elections information meeting after school on Wednesday, April 11 in G-103. This meeting is mandatory if you want your name on the ballot for our spring elections. Check your school email for details on open positions. 



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Attention sophomore and junior Student-Athletes: If you are interested in participating in a new program, "Athletes as Leaders," this month please reach out to your sports captains, members of captain’s council or stop into the Athletic Department this week to find out more.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Day 3





Attention TV Production Club members, TV Production Club will not be meeting this week. There will be no TV Production Club meetings this week.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



There will be a Student Council meeting today during 5th period in Activities



African-Latino Club meets after school today in D-5.



Captain’s Council meets every Thursday at 8 am in Activities.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Day 2





Attention TV Production Club members, TV Production Club will not be meeting this week. There will be no TV Production Club meetings this week.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Baking Club meets after school today in G-106.



Math Club meets after school today in Room H-211 with Mr. Deppe. Food and drinks will be provided.



Beauty of Color Club meets in F-4 after school today. Food will be provided.



Yearbook Club meets after school today in Library Lab 1.



Congratulations to Taerim Eom on winning first place in the Taekwondo State Championship!

Monday, April 2, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Monday, April 2, 2018

Day 1



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Undivided will be meeting after school today in K-102. There will be food.



Green Team meets in H-104 after school today.



The Sexuality and Gender Alliance meets after school today in G-201. Everyone is welcome and there will be food.

Friday, March 23, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Friday, March 23, 2018

Day 6



Women in Math Day is Saturday, March 24 from 9 – 2:45 at Ithaca College. Engage in hands-on math activities and talk with women who use math in their jobs! There is no cost, and lunch will be provided. For more information, and to register go to: Goo.gl/zEmcjb.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



Seniors: The Cayuga Medical Center Foundation Scholarship is a merit-based award designed to provide financial support to graduating seniors intending to continue their education in pursuit of a health center career. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Cornell's Dance Team, the Big Red Dance Squad is hosting a College Dance Team Prep and Technique Clinic on Saturday, March 24th from 1-3 at Cornell for high school dancers. The cost is $25. E-mail DanceTeamCornell@gmail.com to register.

Thursday, March 22, 2018


WIHS Daily Announcements

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Day 5



Women in Math Day is Saturday, March 24 from 9 – 2:45 at Ithaca College. Engage in hands-on math activities and talk with women who use math in their jobs! There is no cost, and lunch will be provided. For more information, and to register go to: Goo.gl/zEmcjb.



The Latino Civic Association of Tompkins County is pleased to announce the CECILIA MONTANER-VARGAS AWARD, an opportunity for a Latina/o graduating high school senior to be awarded a scholarship totaling $800. The deadline for submission is May 1.  Please see Mrs. Powers for an award application.



Seniors: The Cayuga Medical Center Foundation Scholarship is a merit-based award designed to provide financial support to graduating seniors intending to continue their education in pursuit of a health center career. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



The Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship is now available and offers two $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two high school seniors who participated in their school’s cross-country and/or track &field teams. See Mr. Noyes for more information.



Cornell's Dance Team, the Big Red Dance Squad is hosting a College Dance Team Prep and Technique Clinic on Saturday, March 24th from 1-3 at Cornell for high school dancers. The cost is $25. E-mail DanceTeamCornell@gmail.com to register.



The IHS Dev Team meets after school today in Room H-211 with Mr. Deppe.



Smash Brothers Club meets in H-109 after school today.



Chem Club meets today after school in H-111.



Sign Language Club meets after school in G-106.



 Captian's Council meets every Thursday at 8 am in Activities.