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Jean McNair students enjoy recess on a warm Fall Day Welcome to Winnebago CUSD #323

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Our core beliefs and values The following belief statements describe deeply held beliefs that influence our actions in Winnebago District 323:

  • We believe that children are the hope and future of our world; therefore our primary function is to educate all students for a successful future.
  • We believe that excellence is achieved through a rigorous and engaging curriculum and structured activities beyond the classroom.
  • We believe every child deserves quality teachers.
  • We believe measurement of progress is essential to achieve improvement.
  • We believe that teaching and learning flourish in a safe, clean, disciplined, and nurturing environment.
  • We believe that family, school, and community are vital partners in the learning process.
  • We believe that all individuals deserve respect and are responsible for their own actions.
  • We believe that we are responsible to our community to provide prudent fiscal management.

Student of the Week Announced at Jean McNair Elementary School

The following students were recognized with Student of the Week honors at Jean McNair Elementary School for the week of May 16. Students were recognized for demonstrating McNair Pride, which includes exhibiting a positive attitude, putting forth exceptional effort in completing schoolwork, and displaying appropriate behavior.

WMS Career on Wheels

Winnebago Middle School sixth grade students listened to various careers on wheels. Lonnies Carpet Max, Winnebago County Corner, Schwan's Driver, WREX TV Morning crew and Winnebago Police Department educated WMS sixth graders on their career choice. 

Dorothy Simon Cafeteria Closed on June 6 due to Operational & Maintenance Asbestos Abatement

On June 6, the Dorothy Simon cafeteria will be closed to all visitors and school personnel. No one will have access to this area. Scheduled removal and disposal of the floor tile will be completed on that day. 

 

2016-17 Registration Packets sent home

Registration packets for 2016-17 school year were sent home with students on Monday, May 2.  We appreciate your efforts in returning the completed packets before the school year is over.  Keep in mind that payments can be made at any time online or by sending a check to the school.

WHS students take 2nd place in Battle of the Books

On May 4, 2016 three students from WHS traveled with Mrs. Thompson, WHS Librarian to compete in the 2016 Battle of the Books competition. Abby L., Angel S., and Kierra H. read 10 books between them (9 Abe Lincoln Titles and 1 Classic Title) to take 2nd place in the annual spring tournament between Winnebago, Pecatonica, and Harlem High School and 9th Grade Campus. 

WHS recognizes April PRIDE students

WHS recognizes April Seniors of the Month

WHS Welcomes New National Honor Society Members

NHS

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

WHS welcomes new NHS members

The Winnebago Chapter of the National Honor Society held its annual induction ceremony at WHS on Sunday, May 1st. The National Honor Society is a national organization with local chapters in most high schools and is sponsored by the National Association of Secondary School Principals.

Summer Volleyball Camp Information

Winnebago High School is hosting two Volleyball Camps this summer. Boys and Girls 4th - 8th grade and 9th - 12th grade. Both camps will be held in the Winnebago High School gym.  

School Attendance Calendar 2016 - 2017

School attendance calendar for the 2016-17 school year.

BAGO for the Future Community Meetings

BAGO for the Future is a community engagement process to gain feedback from the community on the district Master Facility Planning. 

309 South Benton Street
Winnebago, Illinois 61088


Phone: 815.335.2318
Fax: 815.335.3127


Attendance Hours: 8:05 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Principal: Frank Mandera
Nurses: Beth DeRango & Trish Lightfoot