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Dorothy Simon Elementary School

Dorothy Simon Elementary School

Winnebago School District #323 has Three Open Board Seats

Winnebago Community Unit School District 323 will have three school board seats to be filled at the April 6, 2021 consolidated election.  The three school board seats are for four-year terms with the terms expiring in April 2025.

Dorothy Simon Students learn about Walking Sticks

 
Dorothy Simon librarian Mrs. Scott shared with the classrooms a walking stick. The students learned all kinds of interesting facts and were even able to hold it. They were so excited!

First grade students Zoom Ag In The Classroom Program

 


Dorothy Simon first grade students Zoom with the Winnebago/Boone County Farm Bureau. Instructors are teaching students about Pumpkins from their Ag In The Classroom Program. 

Are you not getting the District emails?

Winnebago School District #323 has had reports of the school district emails ending up in the Promotions tab in Gmail.

No School Tuesday, November 3

No School Tuesday, November 3. All school offices will be closed. Classes will resume on Wednesday, November 4.

 

Remote Learning Parent Resources

Looking for user guides or video tutorials to help navigate the online resources for remote learning? Please access the Remote Learning Parent Resources website. Feel free to check back often as more information will be added as needed. 

 

2020-21 School Attendance Calendar

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. 

Uploading Photos of Student Work to Google Classroom using a Mobile Device or Chromebook

The attached help guides will assist students and parents on how to take photos of student work and upload it to Google Classroom. Each guide contains video tutorials as well as step by step instructions.

 

Parent and Student Guide to Google Classroom

Google Classroom is the preferred learning management system used by the Winnebago School District for E-Learning. Using Google Classroom, allows teachers to post and communicate academic announcements and assignments to all students.

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.