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No School February 27

No School for Winnebago staff and students on Friday, February 27. All school offices will be closed. Classes will resume on Monday, March 2.

Senator Bivins stops by WHS and the Bot Shop

Senator Bivins stops by the Bot Shop

Coach Joe Murphy gets his 700th win

Congratulations to Coach Joe Murphy on his 700th win of his career!
Congratulations to Coach Joe Murphy on his 700th win of his WHS Basketball coaching career!

Robotics Team Welcomes Representative Stewart to the Bot Shop

Representative Stewart visited the Bot Shop.
Representative Stewart stopped by the Bot Shop for a tour and to talk with students.Pictured is Amanda B., Austynn E.and Coach Karen H.

Senior Service Day at WHS on Tuesday March 3

On Tuesday, March 3 WHS Seniors will be participating in our annual Senior Service Day.  Students will complete their service hours at the Rockford Rescue Mission, Northern Illinois Food Bank, Village of Winnebago, Winnebago Public Library, and Winnebago Park District.

ACT Testing at Winnebago High School on March 3

Winnebago High School 9th, 10th and 11th grade will be taking the ACT test on Tuesday, March 3.  9th and 10th grade students will be taking a practice ACT, while 11th grade students will be taking the actual ACT with college reportable scores. Testing will begin at 7:50 a.m. and be finished around noon.  Students will resume afternoon classes following testing.

WHS Seniors of the Month for January

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School January Seniors of the Month! Our two winners, Noah W., and Tess H. were drawn from a group of 5 nominated Seniors that were chosen by WHS staff.

P.R.I.D.E. Students of the Month Recognition

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School January P.R.I.D.E. Students of the Month! Our four grand prize winners, Robert S., Molly S., Allison K., and Chris H., were drawn from a group of 25 nominated students that were chosen by WHS staff. 

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. Students that were identified as being academically eligible for consideration for membership in the National Honor Society received an official letter on February 5.

Winnebago’s Foundation for Educational Excellence - 20th Anniversary March Madness Dinner

Save the date for this year's 20th Anniversary March Madness Dinner on Saturday, April 11 and will be held at Giovanni's. The night will be filled with games, auctions, dancing, and dinner. Tickets are $100, which includes dinner for two and a chance in our cash drawing.

Senior Citizen "Swing Into Spring" Dance April 11

Student Council presents "Swing Into Spring Dance"  on Saturday April 11, in the high school cafetorium.   WHS high school jazz band will play from 6:30 - 7:00 p.m. and the Band "Class Act II" will play from 7 - 9 p.m.  More details to follow.

WHS Seniors of the Month for December

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School December Seniors of the Month! Our two winners, Lucy S. and Mitchell H., were drawn from a group of 6 nominated Seniors that were chosen by WHS staff.

WHS P.R.I.D.E. December students of the month

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School December P.R.I.D.E. Students of the Month! Our four grand prize winners, Jace W., Abby T., Mason S., and Kiah G. were drawn from a group of 21 nominated students that were chosen by WHS staff.

Check out eReading options through the Winnebago Public Library

Did you know that every student K-12 in the Winnebago School District has the opportunity to receive a Winnebago Public Library Card? The answer is yes, and can be issued regardless of library district boundaries.

Winnebago High School Robotics Team Tours NASA Robotics Facility in Texas

Last July, Scott Rippetoe, coach of Texas Torque Robotics Team, issued a half-joking invitation to Scott Hill, coach of Winnovation Robotics Team, to compete at their off-season competition in Houston on November 8. Little did anyone know that quick note would turn into an amazing trip for 19 high school students.