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Dorothy Simon Elementary School

Dorothy Simon Elementary School

No School January 18 -19

Winnebago CUSD#323 Staff and Students will not be in attendance Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. All school offices will be closed. Students will not be in attendance Tuesday, January 19 due to Teacher In-Service/Remote Planning Day. Teachers will be in the building and school offices will be open. 

No School February 15

Winnebago CUSD#323 Staff and Students will not be in attendance on Monday, February 15 in observance of Presidents Day. All schools and offices will be closed. Classes will resume Tuesday, February 16.

 

Kids Club Update - YMCA Kids' Time starting November 30

Effective November 30, the YMCA of Rock River Valley will be running the Winnebago Kids Club for Dorothy Simon and Jean McNair families. The YMCA will provide after school care (Kids’ Time) at Dorothy Simon and Jean McNair Schools between 2 and 5:30 p.m.

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.

Frequently Asked Preschool Screening Questions

Simon Staff Contact List