No school for CUSD #323 staff and students November 25 - 27 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. All school office will be closed. Office and classes will resume on Monday, November 30.
Don't miss out on the Annual WHS & WMS Barnes and Noble Bookfair at Cherryvalle Mall coming up on December from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Fourth graders recently researched historical characters and presented their life stories in a wax museum format. Thank you to all students, parents, and community guests for stopping by to learn more about some of our most influential historical characters.
The Winnebago Lions Club arranged for a Leader Dog demonstration at both Dorothy Simon and Jean McNair Elementary Schools on November 19. Leader Dogs for the Blind brought two puppies who are being trained to be guide dogs. Their puppy raisers explained the Leader Dogs for the Blind program and talked about their experiences training puppies.
Congratulations goes out to several Jean McNair Elementary teachers who were recently nominated for the Golden Apple Foundation of Rockford's annual teaching award.
The holiday season is closely upon us and there are several families in the Winnebago community that are in need. You can help. The Winnebago Kids Club program is providing an adopt-a-family service for the 2015 holiday season.
September was National Children's Cancer Research Awareness month. The WE Day crew at Winnebago Middle School held a variety of activities throughout the month to raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.