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Dorothy Simon Elementary School

Dorothy Simon Elementary School

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. 

No School March 23 - 27

No School for Winnebago Staff and Students March 23 - 27 due to Spring Break. All school offices will be closed. Classes will resume Monday, March 30. 

Dorothy Simon and Jean McNair Vision and Hearing Screening

Hearing and vision screening is ongoing throughout the school year. You will be notified if your child is screened and does not pass the screening.

5 Essentials Parent Survey

Winnebago Parents, if you haven't already completed it, please take a few minutes to do the 5 Essentials Parent Survey. We need 20% completion in order to get a report from the State. 

Winnebago Kid's Club Information

Winnebago Kid's Club provides reasonably priced care for your child/children in a safe environment. Kids Club is a self-supportive, not-for-profit program. No monies are provided from school district funds to support Winnebago Kids Club. 

2019-2020 School Calendar

Simon Elementary School Newsletter

Each month, a link to the school newsletter will be posted here. Check out the newsletter for the most recent updates and important information regarding our school. 

Here is the current edition:

December 2019 

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.

PTO Meeting dates, Minutes and Agendas

The Winnebago PTO invites all parents/guardians and teachers of students in Early Childhood to fifth grade to attend monthly meetings. The first meeting is in September. Agendas for meetings are sent home with students in advance and will note the meeting location and time.

PTO Meeting Dates and Agendas. PTO Meetings are at 3:30 p.m. in the Board Room at Jean McNair.

PTO Fundraiser Information

The PTO is funded through the following fundraisers:

Volunteer your time with the PTO

Volunteers connect our community with our schools, and there are so many opportunities to get involved. Along with attending PTO meetings, being on a sub-committee for an event, or working on a fundraiser, there are other volunteer opportunities that may fit into your schedule.

Frequently Asked Preschool Screening Questions

Simon Staff Contact List

Simon Attendance

2019-2020 Dorothy Simon Elementary Start and End Times

Kindergarten-Grade 2 Student School Hours 8:05 a.m. - 2:55 p.m

Breakfast 7:40-8:00 a.m.

Kindergarten-Grade 2 Earliest Student Arrival Time 7:40 a.m