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Spring Break March 27 - 31 - No School

No student and staff attendance Monday, March 27 -31 for Spring Break. Classes will resume April 3. School office will  be closed.

No student and staff attendance Friday, April 14 and Monday, April 17 in observance of the Easter Holiday. Classes will resume Tuesday, April 18. School office will be closed. 

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.

WMS Monthly 2016 Parent Newsletter

The middle school creates and sends a monthly newsletter to parents by email and posts it here on the website. Click Here for our current Parent Newsletter for the 2016-2017 school year.

WMS Second Quarter Honor Roll January 2017

See the full list here.  Congratulations to our 144 middle school students making the Honor Roll for the second quarter of the 2016-2017 school year.

WMS eighth grade Career Day and Shadowing Information

Winnebago Middle School 8th Grade Career Day will take place on Thursday, April 20, a number of guest speakers representing many different careers will come in and talk with our students about many different career options. This exposure to various careers should help students explore more job opportunities and provide extra research for future endeavors.

WMS eighth grade heads to Great American May 30

Winnebago Middle School 8th grade class is taking a road trip. They will be heading off to the fun that awaits them at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois. This fantastic trip will be on Tuesday, May 30. The students will leave WMS by charter coach at 8:15 a.m.. We will return by approximately 8 p.m. Please be prompt in picking up your child.

WMS Eighth Grade Promotion

Winnebago Middle School 8th grade promotion will be held on Thursday, May 25 at 7 p.m. in the high school gym. All awards will be presented at this ceremony. Students should arrive at 6:30 p.m. to line up.

WMS Rt. 72 Music Festival

Winnebago Middle School Chorus and Band students will be participating in the annual Rt. 72 Music Festival on Wednesday, April 12 at Byron Middle School. Specific details with transportation times will be coming home with your students. Admission for the event costs $2 for adults and $1 for students.

WMS Announcmentents March 24, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MARCH 24, 2017

ACTIVITIES:
3/24 – Report Cards; 7 GBB Party, 4:30-5:30
3/27-31 – Spring Break
4/3 – Return to school
4/5 – PARCC Testing
4/6 – PARCC Testing
4/7 – PARCC Testing
4/10 – PARCC Testing
4/11 – PARCC Testing
4/12 – PARCC Testing; Rt. 72 Festival, 4:00
4/13 – Donuts with Dad, 7-7:45am
4/14 – NO SCHOOL
4/17 – NO SCHOOL

WMS Announcements March 23, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR MARCH 23, 2017

ACTIVITIES:
3/23 – Dance Team Tryouts, 3:15
3/24 – Report Cards; 7 GBB Party, 4:30-5:30
3/27-31 – Spring Break
4/3 – Return to school
4/5 – PARCC Testing
4/6 – PARCC Testing
4/7 – PARCC Testing
4/10 – PARCC Testing
4/11 – PARCC Testing
4/12 – PARCC Testing; Rt. 72 Festival, 4:00
4/13 – Donuts with Dad, 7-7:45am

407 North Elida Street
Winnebago, IL 61088


Phone: 815.335.2364
Fax: 815.335.1437

Attendance Hours: 7:50 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Principal: Cathy Finley
Asst. Principal: Patrick Brûlé
Activities Director: Will Hartje
Student Advisor: Julie Anderson
Nurse: Mary Kate Skaggs