Simley Announcements 10-10-17
Published on Oct 10, 2017 13:07

Attention Students who are taking the PSAT tomorrow should be at the Spartan Center by 7:45 a.m. to get ready to check in.  Please leave your backpack in your locker.  You will not be allowed to have it in the testing room.  Bring several number 2 pencils and a calculator.



Attention all Girls interested in joining basketball this coming season! There will be an informational meeting on Friday, October 13th at 7:10 a.m. in the high school gym.



TOMORROW - Boys Basketball Meeting for Boys Grade 9 Thursday, October 12th at 7:15 a.m. in main gym.



Simley is Hosting the Boys Varsity Sections Game TONIGHT at 7:00 P.M. and the Girls Varsity Sections Game this Thursday, October 12 at 7:00 p.m.   Come support both teams to cheer them on as they start their sections playoffs.  Tickets are $8 for Adults & $6 for students. Passes not accepted.

***This part only needs to be included in the email announcement:  The teams are looking for 4-6 Ball Boys/Girls for each game.  Please send an email to if your child is interested in helping at the boys game and if your child is interested in helping at the girls game.     



Tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct 11th the Simley Cross Country teams will be hosting the Simley Invite here on campus.  All races will be 2 miles in length run around the athletic fields and trails.  The Boys High School Race will be at 4:00 p.m.and Girls High School at 4:30, followed by the Middle School races at 5:00 & 5:30.  Help cheer on the Spartan Cross Country team!


Attention German Club members - There will be a meeting this THURSDAY morning at 7:15am in Mr. Mitchell's room. Please note the day change to Thursday instead of Friday. See Mr. Mitchell with conflicts.



TONIGHT the Simley Volleyball is celebrating a Pink Out at our home volleyball game vs. North St. Paul at 7 p.m.  In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Simley Volleyball will be fundraising for Hope Chest. Hope Chest is a Twin Cities charity whose mission is to provide the quickest access to help local breast cancer patients and their families with the most urgent daily living needs such as housing, utilities, transportation, childcare, and Hope Chest Meals that Heal.  We will be collecting donations at the ticket table on Tuesday night, so please come prepared with extra cash or bring your checkbook so that you can make a donation to this worthwhile charity.  For more information about Hope Chest, go to



TONIGHT - Simley Theatre Booster Club will meet on Tuesday Oct 10th at 6:30 PM in the Simley IMC. We hope to see you there!



TODAY - 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


The College Knowledge Fact of the Day: All MN state 2-year technical and community colleges have an open admissions policy, which means that anyone with a high school diploma or GED will be admitted. Minnesota has 30 2-year colleges across the state!



Carthage College, a private school in Wisconsin, will be here to visit on Wednesday, October 11th @ 12:45 PM

St. Catherine University will be here on Thursday, October 12th @ 1:00 PM

The College of St. Ben and St. John’s University will be here Friday, October 13th @ 10:25 AM

See Ms. Kimble in the Career Center to sign-up for any college rep visits.


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.  

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.

Student Parking Lot- Only students with a Simley parking pass are allowed 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.

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