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Jean McNair Elementary School

Jean McNair Elementary School

Important information for Jean McNair Parents

Please plan ahead of time with your child whether you’ll drop off and/or pick up students along the sidewalks in the front OR back of the building.  Behind the school, you can pull right up to the back door and in front of the school, you should pull right up past the front doors to Jean McNair to the northeast corner of the building. 

Early Dismissal October 25 and No Student Attendance and October 25 - 26

Winnebago Schools will have Early Dismissal on Wednesday, October 25 due to a School Improvement afternoons. Lunch will be served. 

Parent's Night Out September 29

 Friday, September 29, is the date of our first ever Parents Night Out, PBIS school fundraiser.  For a flat $15.00 per child, $10.00 for each additional child ($35.00 maximum), school staff will provide supervision, activities and food for your children in grades 3-5 and their siblings in grades K-2 from 6pm-10pm so parents may enjoy some time to themselves. 

Jean McNair Newsletter 2017- 2018

The 2017-2019 school year is off to a great start. Jean McNair's monthly newsletters are available here for access to Jean McNair news at your fingertips.  

Please look for monthly updates, or as news happens.

Early Dismissal Wedenday, September 27

Winnebago School District will have Early Dismissal on Wednesday, September 27. Lunch will be served. 

  • Dorothy Simon 12:40 p.m. Dismissal
  • Jean McNair/WMS/WHS 1 pm.m Dismissal 

 

Elementary Conferences October 25 - 26

Elementary conferences this fall are scheduled for Wednesday, October 25, from 4-7:30 p.m. and Thursday, October 26 from 1-7:30 p.m. 

Please note that Wednesday, October 25, there is early dismissal due to a School Improvement afternoons

WHS Homecoming 2017

Enjoy the Winnebago Homecoming Parade, Class Games, and Bonfire! The Parade will start at 6:15 p.m. on Thursday, September 21, followed by the Class Games and the Bonfire. Class Games are held on the Football Field.

2017-2018 School Attendance Calendar

School Attendance Calendar for 2017-2018 school year.

Jean McNair St. Jude Math-a-Thon

This year, Jean McNair fourth graders are showing that they can make a difference by participating in the St. Jude Math-A-Thon.  All money raised will benefit the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.  St. Jude treats children who are battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases, and no family ever receives a bill from St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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.

Annual DARE Graduation Ceremony

Jean McNair fifth graders participated in the Annual DARE Graduation night on January 20.

Jean McNair fifth graders participated in the Annual DARE Graduation ceremony on January 20. Students completed a 10 weeks of the DARE Program. Retired FBI Agent and State Representative Jim Sacia spoke at the event. Chloe W. was the 2016 Chief George Saladino memorial recipient. 

DARE program a success with help of PTO and Winnebago Lion's Club

A Big Thank You to the Winnebago Lions Club and the Winnebago PTO for being Co-sponsor for the Jean McNair DARE program.

A Big Thank You to the Winnebago Lion's Club and the Winnebago PTO for being Co-sponsor for the Jean McNair DARE program. DARE is Drug Abuse Resistance Education for Jean McNair 5th Grade students. CUSD #323 is one of only two schools in Northern Illinois that are lucky enough to still have this program up and running.

Winnebago PTO helps to improve Jean McNair Playground

On Tuesday, July 23 the Winnebago PTO dedicated the upgraded playground at McNair Elementary back to CUSD #323 as the finishing touches are being taken care of.  The PTO used funds that they have been saving for a great project like the playground.

Parent/Student Handbook available on the website

The Parent/Student Handbook can be accessed by going to www.winnebagoschools.org and clicking on the link to either Dorothy Simon Elementary or Jean McNair Elementary. The Handbook is under the Popular Downloads on the right hand side of the page.