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Winnebago Fans Club Lottery Tickets Available For Purchase

The 2017 Fans Club Lottery ticket sales are under way. The Winnebago Fans Association had its first lottery drawing in October of 1988. Since then, Fans Club has raised over $199,000 for Winnebago extracurricular activities. Some of the original volunteers are still with this worthwhile program.

No School February 17 and February 20

No School Friday, February 17 due to a School Improvement Day. No Student attendance. No School Monday, February 20 due to the Holiday. No student and staff attendance. Classes resume Tuesday, February 21.

Early Dismissal Wednesday, February 1

Winnebago School District students will have early dismissal on Wednesday, February 1 at 1 p.m.  Lunch will be served.  

WHS Student Council and CREW enjoyed an assembly for Awareness Week

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Presented by the WHS Student Council and CREW the Winnebago High and Middle School students enjoyed an assembly for Awareness Week with speaker Brad Hurtig.

Winnebago Schools collect canned goods

Winnebago School District students did an outstanding job on the food drive to support the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Altogether they donated 3,202 items. The Winnebago High School won, bringing in 1,676. Thank you Crossroads for the $1,000 donation to Winnebago High School.

Winnebago Schools collect canned goods

Food Drive

Winnebago School District students did an outstanding job on the food drive to support the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Altogether they donated 3,202 items. The Winnebago High School won, bringing in 1,676. Thank you Crossroads for the $1,000 donation to Winnebago High School.

WHS students help support Lutheran High

WHS students help support Lutheran High

In dark times, any light is welcome. Winnebago High School’s senior officers know that well, so it should come as no surprise when tragedy struck Rockford Lutheran with the passing of student Payton Parrotte, they acted. With the help of advisors and the generous students attending WHS,

2016-2017 School Attendance Calendar

The school calendar for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

WHS Welcomes New National Honor Society Members

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The Winnebago Chapter of the National Honor Society held its annual induction ceremony at WHS on Sunday, May 1.

2016 Mr. WHS Pageant

2016 Mr. WHS Pageant.  David Hauser was Mr. WHS 

WHS wrestling team ends a great season with two state qualifiers

WHS Wrestling Team at Regionals

Winnebago High School wrestling team ends a great season with two state qualifiers. Anthony Olivares Sr. at 120# with a 20-8 record and Devan Heslop Sr. at 160# with a 25-9 record. Thomas Sanner Jr. 132# with a record of 32-9 was a state alternate.

WHS Girls Basketball Team takes home Regional Title

The Lady Indians continued their post season run with a#2 seed in the North Boone Regional.Ladies Indians beat Spring Valley Hall with 46-34 victory to clinch 2016 Regional Camps.

The win put the Indians in the Sectional Championship vs the Byron Tigers. Lady Indians fell to State Champs Byron Lady Tigers in the Sectional Final game.

WHS Art Students Place 2nd in Snow Sculpting Contest

Congratulations to the Winnebago High School snow sculpting team who were recognized for their creativity and hard work this year at the 2016 Illinois snow sculpting competition held in Rockford at Sinnissipi Park. They came home with two awards, 2nd place and Artist's choice.

New App Raises Concerns About Cyberbullying and School Safety

Recently WHS administrators have been informed of a new app that students are using that may contain cyber bullying and other inappropriate messages.  The app called "After School" is an anonymous social media forum specifically tied a particular school.  

Winnebago High School Students tour Fermi National Laboratory

WHS Chemistry and Physics students visited Fermi National Laboratory November 18. They took a tour of the research facility including the linear accelerators and the accelerator control room.