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School Closure

Winnebago Schools will be closed Monday, March 16.

Other than this change, the previous information posted regarding the closure remains in effect.

Governor Pritzker has issued a directive that all schools will be closed beginning Tuesday, March 17 through Monday, March 30.  

COVID-19 Update - 3/12/20

The Winnebago County Health Department has made a recommendation to suspend social and public gatherings out of an abundance of caution for the community and to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. Their recommendation did not include canceling school or child-care programs. As such, please see the following precautions that will go into effect beginning Friday, 3/13/2020.


2020-21 School Attendance Calendar

Bago Pride Tribe Thanks Ballbino Sponors and Participants

Winnebago School District Launches Safe School Helpline

The Winnebago School District has launched a new service called Safe Schools. Safe Schools is an anonymous reporting service that all students can use to report any inappropriate activity at school. This service also allows students to be connected to mental health services and emergency services in times of a crisis and after school hours.

WHS Students Celebrated World Read Aloud Day at Jean McNair

WMS Mother Son Bowling April 3

Annual Winnebago Middle School Mother Son Bowling is  scheduled for Friday, April 3 at Lakeside Lanes in Davis, IL. Tickets will be on sale in the main office starting March 30. The cost for 3 games of bowling is $20.00 per couple. Lane signups will start at 7:00 p.m. Bowling begins at 7:30 p.m.


2020-2021 Kindergarten Pre-enrollment

Do you live within the Winnebago School District and have a child that will be five years old by September 1, 2020?  If so, they are eligible to enroll in kindergarten for the upcoming school year. Our kindergarten pre-enrollment will open Friday, February 14. By completing pre-enrollment, parents inform us of potential incoming kindergarten students for the 2020-2021 class. 

FEE Event May 30

Join FEE and Back Country Roads at The Brauer Barn on May 30 from 5 - 11 p.m. The Brauer family has generously donated an evening rental at The Brauer Barn. Come enjoy food, drinks, fundraisers and music from Back Country Roads.

WHS Students win Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Winnebago High School students Bianca N. and Mika M. earned awards from Scholastic Art & Writing. A great accomplishment since over 7,000 works were submitted for our region.

Winnebago Schools District Office

304 East McNair Road
Winnebago, IL 61088

Phone: 815.335.2456
Fax: 815.335.7574

Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Superintendent: Dr. John Schwuchow Superintendent Update Click Here

304 East McNair Road
Winnebago IL 61088

Phone: 815.335.2456
Fax: 815.335.7574
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.