Simley Announcements 9-29-17
Published on Sep 29, 2017 11:08

Attention Seniors: If you did not pick up your senior shirt yesterday please see Mrs. Walsh in room EA208 any time today.


If you are interested in attending the Student Council Leadership conference next Thursday at North St. Paul, your permission slip is due  TODAY. The field trip includes lunch and costs $10 per student. Please bring your form and payment to Ms. Ney by the end of the school day tomorrow.


The Girls Swim & Dive had a HUGE win against South St. Paul by a score of 97 - 73 and going exhibition in the last 4 events!

Top Finishes:

Sophia Fredeen - 1st Place 200 Free & 1st Place 500 Free

Alaina Friske - 2nd Place 200 Free & 2nd Place 500 Free

Brittany Raab - 3rd Place 200 Free & 3rd Place 500 Free

Sydney Bohn - 1st Place 200 I.M. & 1st Place 100 Free

Keegan Puariea - 2nd Place 200 I.M. & 1st Place 100 Fly

Sawyer Grathen - 1st Place 50 Free & 2nd Place 100 Back

Sarah Anaya - 1st Place 100 Back

Jill Wilhelmson - 1st Place 100 Breaststroke & 3rd Place 50 Free

Erin Orn - 2nd Place Diving

Brittany Schultz - 2nd Place 100 Fly

Anna Friske - 3rd Place 100 Fly

Emily Hageman - 3rd Place 100 Free

Kjerstin Iverson - 3rd Place 100 Breaststroke

200 Medley Relay - 1st Place - Brook VonBerge, Kjerstin Iverson, Keegan Puariea, & Sarah Anaya

200 Medley Relay - 2nd Place - Alaina Friske, Molly Wilhelmson, Anna Friske, & Jill Wilhelmson

200 Free Relay - 1st Place - Sydney Bohn, Emily Hageman, Lydia Lerbs, & Sophia Fredeen

200 Free Relay - 2nd Place - Danielle Norsten, Danielle Unguarian, Brittany Schultz, & Brittany Raab

400 Free Relay - 1st Place - Sydney Bohn, Sarah Anaya, Sophia Fredeen, & Alaina Friske

400 Free Relay - 2nd Place - Brook VonBerge, Brittany Raab, Keegan Puariea, & Sawyer Grathen


The Simley cross country team performed well at all levels at the Osseo Invite held at Elm Creek Park.  In the girls varsity race, Brekken Grathen continued her streak of running personal bests.  This time she ran 22:55, more than 1 minute faster than her previous best.  In her 3rd race in a Simley uniform, Grace Raab ran 3 minutes than her previous 5k in 23:27, with Julia Myers running 23:37, almost two minutes faster than a week ago.  Senior Becca Molstad ran her 2nd fastest time ever in 24:57.  In the boys varsity race, Tim Wilmot finished just shy of a pr, while senior teammate Nick Molstad finished just behind him 18:25.  Grant Dilla, Carter Bollmann, and Gabe Alvear all pr'd with times of 18:37, 19:43, and 19:53 respectively.  Rounding out the finishers in the varsity race were Ben Borchard and Zachary Sayner.  The boys finished in 7th place with a score of 261 points.


The Homecoming King & Queen candidates were announced on Thursday. Congrats to the Simley Royalty. Please go to for photos and names of the candidates.


Homecoming Dance Tickets are on sale TODAY during all lunches!

The Homecoming Dance will be on Saturday, October 7th  from 7:30-10:30 p.m.  Tickets will be $10 in advance and $15 at the door.  

If you are bringing a guest from another school, you must have a guest contract completed to purchase their ticket. The guest contracts are available in the Guidance Office. They are due back no later than Wednesday, October 4. You will not be allowed to purchase a guest ticket until the form is filled out completely and signed by Ms. Klukas.


TOMORROW - Please join the Simley Dance Team on Saturday, September 30th at 11:00am at DrKula's Bowling Alley for the 2nd Annual Simley Dance Team fundraiser.   

  • A family friendly event of Moonlight Bowling (3 games), Great Silent Auction Items, Lucky Strike Pot Tickets and a Special Appearance by the MN Vikings Cheerleaders is sure to be a blast!

Tickets are $20/person and are available through your favorite Simley Dancer.  There will also be a limited number available at the door the day of the event.  Come Join the FUN!



Attention Parents - If you are calling in to report an absence and would like to go directly to the Attendance line, please call 651-306-7010.  


Homecoming week starts on Monday, October 2nd. Following is the schedule of events:


Dance Tickets Go On Sale at all lunches

Friday September 29, 2017

King and Queen voting 1st hour

Monday October 2, 2017 - Color Day

Seniors wear Black

Juniors wear Blue

Sophomores wear Red

Freshman wear white

Faculty wear Tie Dye


Coronation Doors open at 5:30 PM - Event starts at 6 PM

Powder Puff Game

Tug of War


Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Neon Day


Wednesday October 4, 2017

Jersey Day

Powder Puff Rain Day


Thursday, October 5, 2017

College Day


Friday, October 6, 2017- Early Release Day - Students dismissed at 11:05 a.m.

School Spirit Day

Pep Fest    10:35-11:05 a.m.

Homecoming Game 7:00 p.m. vs Hill Murray


Saturday October 7, 2017

Homecoming Dance 7:30-10:30 p.m.


Want to be part of a FUN winning team? The BOYS SWIMMING AND DIVING Middle School & High School teams are having a short Informational MEETING on Tues. Oct. 10th  at 2:45 p.m. in *Middle School lunchroom* The teams are open to all boys 6-12th grade. This meeting is a chance to meet the team and coaches and get all the paperwork your son will need to join a school sport.  The Boys Swimming & Diving Season is a winter sport and begins Monday, Nov. 27th. NOTE: this meeting is for the athletes.   Parents are more than welcome to attend, but they do not need to attend this meeting.  There is a parent’s meeting scheduled for Dec. 5th.  For more information please email Coach Lynn Newton at


Interested in joining the 2017-2018 Simley Dance Team?  Winter Competitive Team tryout practices will take place on Monday, October 23rd and Tuesday, October 24th from 4:00-5:00pm & 5:15-6:15pm. Tryouts and team announcements will take place on Tuesday, October 24th after practice from 6:30-7:30pm.  If you are currently in grades 7-12, you are welcome to tryout.  See the signs posted around school for more details. Please email the Coaches at with any questions.


Mandatory Boy's Lacrosse Player/Parent Meeting for 2018

Thursday, November 9th, at 7pm in the Spartan Center.

If you are planning on/interested in playing lacrosse this Spring, you must attend.

We will provide important information for the 2018 Spring season, as well as our new Summer Training Program, and Fall League.

Fall Academic Awards-If you were unable to attend the ceremony Monday night, you can pick up your award in the main office.

Student Parking Lot- Only students with a Simley parking pass are able to park in the student lot. If you do not have a pass, you must park off campus. Students found parked in the lot with a pass may be ticketed, booted etc. See Ms. Sievert in the main office if you have questions.

Attention Boys hockey players:

  • Fall ice for 9-12 graders is starting on October 1st.  Cost is $100 for 8 sessions.

Bring a check written to the BLC on the first day.  Fall ice is for any 9-12 grader, regardless if they are trying out for the high school team.

  • Captain’s practice starts October 30th.  Cost is $100 for 10 sessions.

Bring a check written to the BLC on the first day.

  • Check with website for dates and times:


Reminder to Simley students - You are NOT allowed to be in the middle school. This includes cutting through the middle school in the morning and afternoons when arriving to or leaving from school.


Simley Activities for today:  Metro East Conference Schedules