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Dorothy Simon Elementary School

Dorothy Simon Elementary School

2020-21 School Attendance Calendar

Letter from New Principal at Dorothy Simon Elementary

It is with great excitement that I write this letter as the newly appointed Principal of Dorothy Simon Elementary School. I am honored to have the opportunity to work alongside an amazing group of dedicated educators, phenomenal students, and an extremely supportive school community.

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.

 

Zoom Guide for Students

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.

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. 

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

309 South Benton Street
Winnebago, Illinois 61088


Phone: 815.335.2318
Fax: 815.335.3127


Attendance Hours: 8:05 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Principal: Heather Baker
Nurses: Stephanie Freimuth & Amanda Wishop

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.

Remote Learning