You are here: Home / Schools / WHS / WHS

WHS

WHS has 19 students chosen as Illinois Scholars

Winnebago High School is pleased to announce that 19 students from the class of 2014 have been selected as Illinois State Scholars.

Winnebago High School is pleased to announce that 19 students from the class of 2014 have been selected as Illinois State Scholars. The State Scholar Program sponsored by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission recognizes students attending approved high schools for outstanding academic achievement. State scholar designation provides honorary recognition with no monetary award.

PLTW Recertifies WHS Engineering Program

On January 30, 2014, a team from the University of Illinois performed a site visit to evaluate the WHS Project Lead the Way (PLTW) engineering program. The day long visit, included interviewing students, instructors, counselors, administrators, Community Partnership Team (CPT) members, and parents of students in the program. 

District Response to Bullying

At our school, bullying of any kind, by any person, is unacceptable. All students should be free from worries about being bullied. Students who bully others must be taught other, appropriate ways of interacting with peers. 

Winnebago Activity Passes available in the WHS office

Family and Adult Activity passes are available to purchase in the Winnebago High School Office.

Family Passes: $120
Adult Passes: $50

WHS office hours are Monday - Friday 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact the office at 815.335.2336 with any questions. 

 

2013 - 2014 Scholarship Information updated April 14, 2014

Below is an ongoing list of scholarships being offered for the 2013-14 school year.

Website information about college and training program searches and financial aid

The following is a list of web sites with information about college and training program searches and financial aid. The list is provided for research and informational purposes only. Use caution with requests for information and/or payment.

2014-15 extracurricular activities and clubs offered at WHS

Below is a list of extracurricular activities and clubs offered at Winnebago High School.

 

Concussion information required by the IHSA

As a requirement of the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) resulting from House Bill 200, Winnebago High School has implemented the attached protocol to be enforced following a student athlete suffering a concussion while participating in school sponsored athletic activities.

These websites can be helpful as you research ideas and options for your student

The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is the governing body of financial aid in Illinois. These sites offer many excellent links.
www.collegezone.com
www.illinoismentor.com

Junior year is for research and for testing

Students should research career options and training opportunities for after high school: job preferences, military opportunities, technical schools, junior colleges, colleges/universities, etc.

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