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Wednesday October 10,2018

Today’s Events:


The WHS Library is celebrating Teen Read Week. Enter for your chance to win a free book + candy! 2 winners drawn daily and all get entered to win the Grand Prize.

WYSE Team:(Notice Day Change!)

WYSE is back with a brand new name!

Informational meeting next week! Thursday 10/11 after school in room 223!

Girls Basketball Meeting:

There will be a brief basketball meeting in room 224 at 7:40 on Thursday, October 11 for all girls interested in playing basketball this year. Information needed before trying out for the team will be distributed at the meeting.

Student Council Meeting:

Student Council Meeting Friday 10/12 7:30 am in Room 218.

College Help:

Do you need help with college applications or writing your personal statement?  Do you have questions about the entire process? Come to the Computer Lab Room #218 during intervention time any Tuesday during October.  Mrs. Kline and Mrs. Brenner will be available to answer any questions!

Senior Sport Yard Signs:

Yard Signs for Cross Country, Dance, Cheer, Swim and Soccer are in the athletic hallway.  Please find yours and take it home.

Senior Yearbook Pictures:

WHS Senior Yearbook Portrait Retakes are on Thursday, October 11th. Pick up info sheets in the WHS LIbrary or WHS Office.

Quarterly Reward Trip:

Permission slips will be given out later this week to students who qualified for the PBIS trip. In order to attend you must have your permission slip with your movie choice and $15.00 to the office NO LATER than Tuesday, October 16th.  No LATE permission slips will be received. Only exceptions would be is if you had an excused absence on October 15th. Move Choices: The Hate U Give or First Man

Trip Date: October 19th 3rd thru part of 8th hours!

PBIS Prize Boxes:

Prize Boxes for PBIS tickets are located in the Library and the Cafeteria.

October Prizes are:  mobil gas card and pop bundle

Upcoming College Visits:   Stop by Academic Advising to sign up

10/11 SIU 1:30

10/15 Aurora University(George Williams)  1:30

10/19 UW Eau Claire 12:30

10/29 Beloit College 9:50

11/7 WIU 10:00

   NIU Engineering:

Your students are invited to learn more about the NIU Engineering @ RVC program featuring NIU’s B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, which students can earn on the campus of Rock Valley College. The information sessions are on Wednesday, October 17 and Wednesday, November 7 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at RVC.

NIU Engineering @ RVC program students have the opportunity for internships, mentoring and job interviews thanks to area companies pledging their support. This ABET-accredited NIU program, recognized for meeting the standard in quality engineering education, provides students with an education at an affordable cost. Students can earn NIU’s B.S. in Mechanical Engineering AND an Associate in Science or Associate in Engineering Science degree at RVC for around $40,000. That’s a great value!


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

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.