Welcome to Hononegah Community High School

Hononegah strives to create a safe and inspiring atmosphere where students become thoughtful scholars, responsible citizens, and effective leaders through quality educational experiences that promote reflective critical thinking, civic engagement, and personal development.
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN:  that a public hearing has been set by the Board of Education of Hononegah Community High School No. 207 for 7:00 p.m. on  Wednesday, February 21, 2018 in the Hononegah Library, 307 Salem St., Rockton, Illinois.  The purpose of this hearing is for the Board of Education is to consider driver education course fee of two hundred and fifty dollars effective August 16, 2018, pursuant to Section 27-24.2 of the Illinois School Code, 105 ILCS 5/27-24.2. Any member of the public desiring to appear and be heard at said hearing may do so.


No School - March 2

Casmir Pulaski Day - March 5
No School - Building Closed

Spring Break - March 26-30
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February 21, 2018 - Regular Board Meeting
(To view agenda CLICK HERE)

To view Board Meeting Dates, Click HERE 

About Us

Hononegah Community High School is a public high school in Rockton, Illinois, located between Rockford and the southern border of Wisconsin.  The district serves students from the towns of Rockton, Roscoe, Shirland, and parts of South Beloit. The district strives to provide an academically challenging and well-rounded educational experience for student success in college and careers.

The high school opened its doors in 1923, and is named after Ho–no–ne–gah, the Native American wife of Stephen Mack, Jr., who is generally credited for founding the town of Rockton. Hononegah High School was built in 1922, and dedicated in February 1923. Additions to the building have taken place in the 1950s, 1971 (metal gym complex), 1981 classroom addition, 1996 (Performing Arts Center and classrooms) and 2003 (new entrance, locker rooms, guidance and social studies as well as the information system's academy).


Kinnikinnick School District 131

Phone: 1-815-623-2837
Fax: 1-815-623-9285
Prairie Hill School District 133

Phone: 1-815-389-3957
Fax: 1-815-389-6107
Rockton School District 140

Phone: 1-815-624-7143
Fax: 1-815-624-4640
Shirland School District 134

Phone: 1-815-629-2000
Fax: 1-815-629-2100