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Sports Physicals and Sports Registration July 26

Winnebago High School, in collaboration with Mercy Health, will again be offering sports physicals on Wednesday, July 26 from 5 - 7 p.m. for any student interested in participating in extra curricular activities this upcoming school year. 

Dear Winnebago Parents and Residents from new Superintendent

Dear Winnebago Parents and Residents, 

As I begin this new position, I want to say I am truly honored to be your new Superintendent. Over the last couple of weeks, it has been my pleasure to begin meeting some of the excellent community and staff members who are a part of our School District.  

2017-2018 School Attendance Calendar

School Attendance Calendar for 2017-2018 school year.

WMS Monthly 2016-2017 Parent Newsletter

The middle school creates and sends a monthly newsletter to parents by email and posts it here on the website. Click Here for our current Parent Newsletter for the 2016-2017 school year.

WMS Third Quarter Honor Roll March 2017

See the full list here.  Congratulations to our 167 middle school students making the Honor Roll for the third quarter of the 2016-2017 school year.

WMS 2017-18 Schedules

Winnebago Middle School schedules for the 2017-18 School Year will be handed out at Open House in August 2017.

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.

WMS Career on Wheels

Winnebago Middle School sixth grade students listened to various careers on wheels. Lonnies Carpet Max, Winnebago County Corner, Schwan's Driver, WREX TV Morning crew and Winnebago Police Department educated WMS sixth graders on their career choice. 

WMS students earn PBIS "Spear-It" trip to Trampoline Park

We Day Crew and students of WMS Food Drive

We Day Crew and students of Winnebago Middle School

The We Day Crew and students of Winnebago Middle School collected approximately 500 pounds of food during their We Scare Hunger food drive. All donations are being delivered to the Northern Illinois Food Bank.

WMS Attendance

At 7:50 a.m. all doors to the Middle school will be locked. Entrance after 7:50 a.m. will only be admitted through the office.

Winnebago Middle School Staff Contact List

Grade 6

407 North Elida Street
Winnebago, IL 61088


Phone: 815.335.2364
Fax: 815.335.1437

Attendance Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Principal: Cathy Finley
Asst. Principal: Patrick Brûlé
Activities Director: Will Hartje
Student Advisor: Julie Anderson
Nurse: Mary Kate Skaggs

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.