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WHS Snow Sculpture 2018

WHS Snow Sculpting

Early Dismissal January 31

Early release Wednesday, January 31 for a School Improvement day. Lunch will be served

  • Dorothy Simon dismissed at 12:50 p.m.
  • Jean McNair, WMS and WHS dismissed at 1 p.m.  

Jean McNair Parent Teacher Confernces Febraury 15

Parent Teacher Conferences are scheduled for Thursday evening, February 15, from 4-7:30 p.m. (students are in attendance all day on this day).  Due to the limited amount of available time for these conferences, teachers will not be able to meet with everyone. 

Winnebago PE Students rank as some of the best in the State of Illinois

Beginning with the 2016-2017 school year, the ISBE (Illinois State Board of Education) has required all school districts in the State of Illinois to begin fitness testing in four areas for 3 -12th graders. The four areas are aerobic capacity, muscular strength, muscular endurance, and flexibility. 

No School February 16 and February 19

No School for Winnebago students on Friday, February 16 due to a School Improvement Day. No School for Winnebago Staff and Students on Monday, February 19 in observance of Presidents Day Holiday. All school offices will be closed.

Classes will resume Tuesday, February 20. 

WHS announces November Seniors of the Month

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School November Seniors of the Month! Our two winners, Betsy C. and Ivan V., were drawn from a group of 19 nominated Seniors that were chosen by WHS staff. All of the nominees--Lauryn S., McKenzie D., Betsy C., Alex L., Ben O., Abby O’R., Paige H., Andrew M., Ben H.,

WHS announces Nov. PRIDE students

Winnebago School District Veteran's Day Program


WHS celebrates "Chasing Failure" week with speaker Ryan Leak

WHS recognizes Sept. & Oct. Seniors of the Month

WHS Science Teacher Receives Grant From IRTA

The Excellence in Education Grants for Teachers Program Awards $36,500 in Grant Money. The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation (IRTAF) awards a total of $36,500 in grant money to several public school educators (Pre-K through 12) statewide.

Winnebago Athletics Information

Click the link for all your Winnebago Athletics information. First day of practice, picture schedule and much more.

2017-2018 School Attendance Calendar

School Attendance Calendar for 2017-2018 school year.

WHS students help support Lutheran High

WHS students help support Lutheran High

In dark times, any light is welcome. Winnebago High School’s senior officers know that well, so it should come as no surprise when tragedy struck Rockford Lutheran with the passing of student Payton Parrotte, they acted. With the help of advisors and the generous students attending WHS,

WHS Welcomes New National Honor Society Members


The Winnebago Chapter of the National Honor Society held its annual induction ceremony at WHS on Sunday, May 1.