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Winnebago Community School District Bond Information

On Nov. 8, 2016 a $25.6 million bond issue that would have generated enough money to build a $17 million elementary school and cover other improvements was not approved by the community.

WHS Announcements for Wednesday, Feb. 22

             Today’s Events:  SAT Prep Session – Essay – 3:15 p.m. – room 207
                      Senior t-shirt orders due
                      Musical Rehearsal – 6:30 p.m.
                      BBB Regionals at Morrison – 7:30 p.m.

WHS Announcements for Tuesday, Feb. 21

             Today’s Events:  Detentions with Mrs. Erb – 3:10 p.m. – room 201
                     Musical Rehearsal – 6:30 p.m.

WHS Announcements for Thursday, Feb. 16

           Today’s Events:  Prom Meeting – 2:45 p.m. – room 112
                Musical Rehearsal – 6:30 p.m.
                Parent/Teacher Conferences – 4:00-7:30 p.m.

WHS Announcements for Wednesday, Feb. 15

             Today’s Events:  SAT Prep Session – Writing – 3:15 p.m. – room 207
                         Musical Rehearsal – 6:30 p.m.

Earth Day T-shirts support CREW/Science Department Field Trips and Activities

The Winnebago High School Science Department is selling Earth Day t-shirts to Celebrate Earth Day to raise money for CREW/Science Department field trips/activities. The shirts are available in orange or sand and will say "Winnebago Indians" on the sleeve.

WHS Announcements for Tuesday, Feb. 14

            Today’s Events:   Detentions with Mrs. Timmer – 3:10 p.m. – room 221
                     BBB here vs Byron – 4:30/5:45/7:15 p.m.

WHS Announcements for Monday, Feb. 13

             Today’s Events:   GBB Sectionals vs Spring Valley Hall – 6:00 p.m. – at Princeton

Congratulations State Bound Wrestlers – Tristan and Thomas!!

Lost Pink Purse – please turn in to the main office.

WHS Announcements for Friday, Feb. 10

            Today’s Events:   BBB here vs Christian Life – 5:45/7:15 p.m.
                   Wrestling Sectionals at Byron – dismiss 1:30 p.m.

Early Dismissal March 1

Winnebago School District students will have early dismissal on Wednesday, March 1. Lunch will be served.  

  • Dorothy Simon Elementary School - dismissal is at 12:40 p.m. 
  • Jean McNair Elementary School, Winnebago Middle School, and Winnebago High School  - dismissal is at 1 p.m. 


200 East McNair Road
Winnebago, IL 61088

Phone: 815.335.2336
Fax: 815.335.7548

Attendance Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Principal: Ronald Gruber
Asst. Principal: Daniel Lemke
Activities Director: Will Hartje
Academic Advisor: Dana Kline Students A-L
Academic Advisor: Jennifer Brenner Students M-Z
Nurse: Mary Kate Skaggs