Thursday, September 10, Dorothy Simon will host their Back to School Picnic and Open House. The picnic, sponsored by our PTO, will be from 5 - 6 p.m. The building will be open from 6 - 7:30 p.m. that evening in order to visit classrooms and tour the building.
2015-16 Important Dates for Dorothy Simon
Welcome to another fantastic school year! The Dorothy Simon school newsletter/flyer will be published once a month (usually the first Friday of the month) for all students who attend Dorothy Simon Elementary.
Dorothy Simon Fall Picture Day will be held on Thursday, September 24 starting at 8:30 a.m.
More information to come home with your student.
Winnebago CUSD #323 classes and activities are starting with new opportunities and new policies. With the first home high school football game this weekend, August 29 at 3 p.m. please keep in mind one of our new policies.
Kids Club services will begin on Wednesday, August 26. For a list of all available service dates for the 2015-16 school year, please use the link below:
Dorothy Simon students came back from winter break to the annual Climbing Unit.The students work through an obstacle course throughout Simon gym. There are monkey bars, balance beams, ladders to climb over and the biggest challenge is climbing the rope. Brody C. and Mitchel C. wait for Brayden W. to join them on the monkey bars.
All of Mrs. Reinke's Busy Bee Newsletters are listed below
We will start adding a full month Simon calendar to the website starting in September. If you do have any specific questions about events or functions, please call the school office at 815.335.2318.
The Parent/Student Handbook can be accessed by going to www.winnebagoschools.org and clicking on the link to either Dorothy Simon Elementary or Jean McNair Elementary. The Handbook is under the Popular Downloads on the right hand side of the page.
The Winnebago PTO invites all parents/guardians and teachers of students in Early Childhood to fifth grade to attend monthly meetings. The first meeting is in September. Agendas for meetings are sent home with students in advance and will note the meeting location and time.
PTO Meeting Dates and Agendas. PTO Meetings are at 6 p.m. in the Jean McNair Library
The PTO is funded through the following fundraisers:
Volunteers connect our community with our schools, and there are so many opportunities to get involved. Along with attending PTO meetings, being on a sub-committee for an event, or working on a fundraiser, there are other volunteer opportunities that may fit into your schedule.