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Dorothy Simon Elementary School

Annual March Madness FEE Dinner planned for March 2

The 24th Annual FEE March Madness Dinner will be held on Saturday March, 2 at the Tebala Event Center in Rockford, starting at 5 p.m. We welcome back The Gilligan's, a local cover band, as the entertainment for the evening as well as a live auction, and cash giveaways, including $2000 to a single winner.

5Essentials Parent Survey

The 5Essentials is a comprehensive, evidencebased tool designed to drive improvement in schools, identifying both areas of strength and areas in need of support.

Winnebago students will be in class on January 21, 2019 due to a snow day

Due to the emergency snow day utilized on Monday, November 26, 2018, Winnebago CUSD #323 staff and students will make up the day on Monday, January 21, 2019. 

2019-2020 Kindergarten pre-enrollment begins February 1

Winnebago CUSD #323 will open 2019-2020 Kindergarten pre-enrollment on Friday, February 1. Kindergarten enrollment is for children who will turn five years old on or before September 1, 2019. 

Early Dismissal February 1

Winnebago students will have an Early Dismissal Day on Friday, February 1. Lunch will be served with a 1 p.m  dismissal. 

 

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 2018 

Previous newsletters:

2018-2019 School Attendance Calendar

School Attendance Calendar for 2018-2019 school year.

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

2018-2019 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 7:35 a.m