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Jean McNair Winter Weather Reminder

Since winter weather is far from over, Jean McNair staff would like to remind you to have your child to dress appropriately for outdoor temperatures with winter coats, hats, scarves, gloves, and boots.  Unless the wind chill brings the temperature way down, we will go outside for recess most days when the temperature reads as low as 21-22 degrees. 

Jean McNair Elementary School First Quarter Honor Roll October 2016

Congratulations to the 141 fourth and fifth grade students who made the Honor Roll for the first quarter of the 2016-2017 school year.  Honor Roll students have all A's and B's, while High Honor Roll students have all A's for their classes first quarter.  

Jean McNair Newsletter 2016-17

The 2016-2017 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.

Jean McNair Elementary School Announces Student of the Week Honors


Congratulations to the following students who have been selected as Student of the Week recipients at Jean McNair Elementary School for the week of January 16.  Students at Jean McNair are recognized weekly for demonstrating McNair PRIDE. 

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.

Jean McNair Parent Teacher Confernces Febraury 16

Jean McNair Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday evening, February 16, from 4-7:30 p.m.  Due to the limited amount of time available on this evening, teachers will be contacting parents if they have any academic and/or behavioral concerns and likewise, parents can contact their child’s teacher if they would like to schedule a conference during this time.

Jean McNair Roller Skating February 29 – March 11

Jean McNair  students will be participating in one of their favorite units of the year, Roller Skating. Students will be participating in roller skating February 29 – March 11.

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.  

Eureka Math Websites

Many parents are looking for assistance to help their child at home with our new math curriculum. McNair teachers have put together a presentation to share various links that we feel will help parents. If, at any time, you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact your child's teacher.

Jean McNair Elementary Music Concert Schedule

Jean McNair Music Concert Schedule:

  • 5th grade Band Concert will be held on Thursday, February 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the WHS Cafetorium
  • 3rd  grade Choral Concert will be held Monday, February 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the WHS Cafetorium

Jean McNair Important Dates

Mark your calendars for these upcoming Important Dates

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.

Jean McNair Drop off and Pick Up 2016-17 Procedures

Beginning tomorrow (Thursday), if you are bringing your child to school you may drop them off at either the front OR back doors and students SHOULD NOT enter the building before 7:30am.  For parents who have to be to work earlier than 7:30, just a reminder that Kids Club services are available at Simon Elementary School and the students are bussed right to McNair from Simon.