You are here: Home / Schools / Winnebago High School

Winnebago High School

Winnebago High School

Mr. WHS boy’s pageant February 27

WHS Art Students Place 2nd in Snow Sculpting Contest

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School snow sculpting team who were recognized for their creativity and hard work this year at the 2016 Illinois snow sculpting competition held in Rockford at Sinnissipi Park. They came home with two awards, 2nd place and Artist's choice.  

WMS and WHS 5Essentials Survey

All teachers and 6th through 12th grade students will be responding to the 5Essentials Survey

WHS National Honor Society Candidate Selection Form

The Winnebago High School Chapter of the National Honor Society officially began the NHS Selection Process on February 5, 2016. Students that were identified as being academically eligible for consideration for membership in the National Honor Society received an official letter on February 5th.

WHS Seniors register to vote in Political Issues classes

WHS P.R.I.D.E. students for December

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School December P.R.I.D.E. Students of the Month! Our four grand prize winners: Collin W., Samantha H., Dylan L., and Mya S., were drawn from a group of 18 nominated students that were chosen by WHS staff.

WHS recognizes Seniors of the Month for December

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School December Seniors of the Month! Our two winners, Summer A. and Daven H., were drawn from a group of 10 nominated Seniors that were chosen by WHS staff.

Winnebago Fan's Club collecting Shoes

The Winnebago Fans Club is taking on a new fundraiser - they will be collecting used shoes through the end of February. Funds are raised by the number of pounds of shoes collected and turned in.

WHS recognizes November Seniors of the Month

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School November Seniors of the Month! Our two winners, Natalie D. and Justin S. were drawn from a group of 10 nominated Seniors that were chosen by WHS staff.

New App Raises Concerns About Cyberbullying and School Safety

Recently WHS administrators have been informed of a new app that students are using that may contain cyber bullying and other inappropriate messages.  The app called "After School" is an anonymous social media forum specifically tied a particular school.  

Winnebago High School Students tour Fermi National Laboratory

WHS Chemistry and Physics students visited Fermi National Laboratory November 18. They took a tour of the research facility including the linear accelerators and the accelerator control room.  

WHS Students Earn Quarterly PBIS Reward

Nearly 75% of WHS Students earned the quarterly reward for Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS.)  To be eligible to participate in the PBIS trip to see a movie and have lunch at CherryVale Mall, students needed to demonstrate PRIDE by having 3 or fewer tardies to school or class, no failing grades, no unexcused absences, and no major referrals.

WHS Earns Recognition as a Safe Sports School

Winnebago, IL September 18, 2015 – Winnebago is the recipient of the National Athletic

WHS Environmental Science Class Visits Local Sites

WHS students enrolled in Mrs. Tighe's Environmental Science course traveled to the Rock River Environmental Services (Pagel Pit) Landfill and to the Rock River Water Reclamation District to find out how solid waste and sewage is handled in a large community. 

U.S. News 2015 Best High Schools Badge

Best High Schools Bronze 2015

U.S. News and World Report displays where Winnebago CUSD ranks with other High Schools in Illinois as well as how we rank nationally. Click the graphic to see the details.