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Welcome to Winnebago CUSD #323

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Our core beliefs and values The following belief statements describe deeply held beliefs that influence our actions in Winnebago District 323:

  • We believe that children are the hope and future of our world; therefore our primary function is to educate all students for a successful future.
  • We believe that excellence is achieved through a rigorous and engaging curriculum and structured activities beyond the classroom.
  • We believe every child deserves quality teachers.
  • We believe measurement of progress is essential to achieve improvement.
  • We believe that teaching and learning flourish in a safe, clean, disciplined, and nurturing environment.
  • We believe that family, school, and community are vital partners in the learning process.
  • We believe that all individuals deserve respect and are responsible for their own actions.
  • We believe that we are responsible to our community to provide prudent fiscal management.

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.

 

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. 

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.

WHS PE students enjoy the warm weather

Winnebago High School PE students enjoy the warm weather riding scooters around campus.  

WHS Student Semi-Finalist for the National Merit Scholarship

Congratulations to senior David L. for being named a Semi-Finalist for the National Merit Scholarship. Each year 1.5 million students take the NMSQT/PSAT qualifier and only the top 16,000 students are selected to continue with the process. This is a huge accomplishment for David.  

Jean McNair Monthly Newsletter

School is back in session and the staff at Jean McNair Elementary cannot thank parents and students for a great start to the year. Below you will find the Monthly Newsletter. Have a great school year! 

Winnebago High School Finals Exemption Policy 2020-21

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.

200 East McNair Road
Winnebago, IL 61088


Phone: 815.335.2336
Fax: 815.335.7548

Attendance Hours: 9:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Principal: Matthew Bennett
Asst. Principal: Daniel Lemke
Activities Director: Will Hartje
Student Services Director: Christine Kaufman
Academic Advisor: Dana Kline Students A-K
Academic Advisor: Jennifer Brenner Students L-Z
Nurse: Mary Kate Skaggs

Remote Learning