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B&N Bookfair Dec. 7 for WMS and WHS Libraries

Save the Date! The WHS and WMS Libraries are hosting their annual Barnes & Noble Bookfair on Sunday, December 7 from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. at the Cherryvale Mall. 

WMS Student Council and WHS National Honor Society members will be working the bookfair at the welcome table, holiday crafts with kids and free gift wrap. 

Events during the bookfair are as follows:

No School November 26-28

Winnebago CUSD #323 students and staff will not be in attendance November 26 - 28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. All schools and offices will be closed.

Classes and offices will resume on Monday, December 1.

Holiday Concerts

CUSD #323 Holiday Concerts:

WHS Art students window paint for the holidays

Four Winnebago High School art students; Kwaleja C., Mitch H., Lauren W. and Allison K., have been working hard at the Bocker Car dealership in Freeport participating in their annual holiday window painting contest.

WHS Art Students

WHS Announcements for Tues., Nov. 25

                    Today’s Events:  Seniors Pampered Chef pickup – 3:05 p.m.
                                  Freeze out your fine! – Library
                                  Detentions with Mr. Damin – 3:10 p.m. – room 202

WHS Library celebrates the release of Mockingjay: Part One

The WHS Library celebrated the highly anticipated release of the third installment of the Hunger Games Trilogy on the big screen, Mockingjay Part One on Friday, November 20. During the announcements each morning students would listen to a Mockingjay trivia question read by Mr. Mulvain.

WHS Announcements for Mon., Nov. 24

                   Today’s Events:  GBB at Forreston Tournament
                        Short Track meeting for sprinters/jumpers not out for a winter sport – 3:10 p.m. - cafetorium 
                        F/S BBB at Belvidere North Tournament

CUSD #323 Golden Apple Nominees

Congratulations to Winnebago CUSD #323 teachers Mrs. Erb, Mrs. Mitchell and Mrs. Weber on their Golden Apple nominations. The teachers were honored at a reception last week. Good luck to you in your next steps of the process!

WHS Announcements for Fri., Nov. 21

                   Today’s Events:  Thanksgiving Food Drive Ends
                                    Boys Basketball t-shirt orders due
                                    Baseball Meeting- 3:15 p.m. – cafetorium – all levels

WHS Announcements for Thurs., Nov. 20

                  Today’s Events:  Detentions with Mrs. Goken – 3:10 p.m. – room 205

Mockingjay countdown - 1 day! 
             Thursday's question:  Who does Katniss end up with?

200 East McNair Road
Winnebago, IL 61088

Phone: 815.335.2336
Fax: 815.335.7548

Attendance Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Principal: Ronald Gruber
Asst. Principal: Daniel Lemke
Activities Director: Will Hartje
Academic Advisor: Dana Kline Students A-L
Academic Advisor: Jennifer Brenner Students M-Z
Nurse: Mary Kate Skaggs