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Dorothy Simon Elementary School

The Simon School Days Newsletter - Is Now Active

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. 

PTO Family Fun Night March 13

The Winnebago PTO will be holding their annual Family Fun Night on Friday, March 13 at Jean McNair school for 6 - 8 p.m. Spring is almost here so lets celebrate by everyone sporting their favorite Green outfit. There will be a DJ, fun, food and games throughout the night. Be creative and have fun! 

PTO News... Yearbooks, School Kitz, Candles and Workbooks

Cold Canyon Candle orders and payments due TODAY March 6. Please turn money and forms into your child's school office.

Elementary School Kidz School Supply Kits money is due on March 11. Pick up date is May 19. 

From the Jean McNair Nurse’s desk...

In 2013, the state of Illinois joined several other states in passing Erin’s Law.  Erin’s Law requires schools to provide age-appropriate sexual abuse and assault awareness and prevention education to students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade.  

Pre-Enrollment of 2015-2016 Kindergarten Starts February 2

Kindergarten enrollment is for children who will turn 5 yrs old by September 1, 2015. By clicking on the form below, we will place your information into the new kindergarten enrollment roster for 2015-16.

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.

Dorothy Simon PE students have fun during their Climbing Unit

Brody C., Mitchel C and Brayden W. climb the monkey bars

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. 

Snow Rules at Dorothy Simon Elementary

Dorothy Simon will have recess if the temperature and wind chill is 15 degrees and above. If your child cannot go outside due to medical reasons, please provide a doctors excuse for the child to remain inside.

2015-16 Kids Club Registration March 12

Kids Club 2015-2016 Registration Night will be Thursday, March 12 from 4 -5:30 p.m. at the Dorothy Simon cafeteria. Kids who are registered that afternoon will receive $10 off the registration fee.

PTO News....

PTO Basket Raffle and District Wide Art Show will be held on Thursday, May 7 at the Winnebago High School gym.  

2015-2016 Countdown to Kindergarten

Will you have a child that turns five years old on or before September 1, 2015? If the answer is yes, then they will be able to attend kindergarten starting next school year. Here are some things to think about as the next school year approaches.

What immunizations will my child need?

PTO Basket Raffle classroom information

Although the PTO Basket Raffle is a few months away, the PTO has released the list of classrooms and their assigned themes for this year.  Click on the below document for themes and start shopping when it's convenient for you. 

Mrs. Reinke's Busy Bee Newsletters

All of Mrs. Reinke's Busy Bee Newsletters are listed below

Changes of Phone Numbers or Addresses

Winnebago parents please make sure you have updated the school office if you have changed your home or cell phone numbers since the beginning of the school year.

Dorothy Simon School Calendars 2014-15

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.