Simley Announcements 2-15-18
Published on Feb 15, 2018 13:00

Congratulations to this week’s pride winners!

Armani Rodriguez nominated by Mr. Mandell

Eric Carlson nominated by Ms. Forster

And Xzarria Glass nominated by Ms. Caywood.

Please stop down to the dean's office during passing time to pick your award.

This is a reminder to all AP students that the AP registration deadline is fast approaching. The deadline to register is February 28th.

If you need the AP registration information please stop down to the guidance office.

The cast list for Wizard of Oz has been posted outside the Performing Arts Center and in the Middle School Office. There will be a mandatory all cast and all tech meeting on Tuesday, February 20th at 2:45pm in the Performing Arts Center. If you were cast in the show or would like to do tech, you must attend.

If you have questions, please email Mr. Davis,, or call 651-306-7870

Seniors- don’t forget to apply for the B.E.S.T Foundation scholarships! These are only available to Simley seniors so don’t miss this amazing opportunity to get some scholarship money for college! The application is online at: and is due Monday, March 5th by 3:00 PM- no exceptions! See Ms. Kimble with questions.

Good Luck to the Simley Dance Team at the State Dance Team Tournament in both Jazz and High Kick!  The State Tournament will take place this Friday, February 16th and Saturday, February 17th at the Target Center.  The AA Competition begins at 2 p.m. both days.  Come cheer on and support the Simley Dance Team!     

Good luck to the Gymnastics & Wrestling teams as they begin their section tournaments.  The Wrestling team begins their tournament tonight at 7 p.m. at Simley.  The semi-finals & finals will be at Mayo Civic Center Arena in Rochester on Saturday at 1 p.m. & 3 p.m.  The Gymnastics Section meet will be here at Simley on Saturday at 5 p.m.

Attention Spanish Club members - There is a Spanish Club meeting on Friday, February 16 at 7:15 a.m. in Ms. Valencia’s room.

Attention German Club members - There is a German Club meeting on Friday, February 16 at 7:15 a.m. in Mr. Mitchell’s room.

Simley's GSA will be selling candy before school on Tuesday, February 20 through Thursday, March 1. The proceeds will go toward a guest speaker in the coming months. Thank you for your consideration.

All students interested in running Distance Track & Field this Spring, the 800, 1600, and 3200 meters, there is a meeting in Mr. Gerber's room WA216 at 2:35 P.M. TODAY.  If you cannot make it, please notify Mr. Gerber.

All Night Party Meat Raffle Fundraiser

The Senior All Night Party committee is hosting a volunteer opportunity at the South St. Paul VFW on Friday, Feb. 23rd from 4:00-8:00 P.M. All earnings will go towards the Senior All Night Party for 2018 graduates. We would LOVE your help and support at this event! Please sign up for one or two of the 2 hour shifts!  Sign up through the following link:

A group of nine seniors are hosting Relay For Life on Friday April 27th, 2018, here at Simley High School. They would like to encourage all students, staff, and community members to participate in the event. You can find more information on the official website ( and social media accounts which are located on handouts that can be found in Ms. Kimble’s office, Ms. Erdman’s office, the main office, and on the NHS board. Together we can beat cancer once and for all!

Attention Juniors and Seniors interested in being on the Prom Committee. Our first meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 27 right after school in Mrs. Martin’s classroom (ALP), EA 211.  Please see Mrs. Martin with questions or if you are unable to make the meeting.      





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.  


Attention Parents: This is a reminder that the deadline to fix any trimester 3 scheduling issues is March 1st. There will be no changes made once the trimester begins.

Also a reminder that teacher requests and convenience changes will not be honored. Trimester 3 schedules can now be viewed on Campus Portals.


·BOYS SOCCER:  Please mark your calendars for Coach Dayus’ summer soccer camp on Monday, June 18 (9-11 am) and Wednesday, June 20 (9-11 am). The top 18 players will then be invited to a three-game tournament June 23-24 at Rich Valley.

·GIRLS SOCCER:  Please mark your calendars for Coach Austin’s summer soccer camp July 9-July 12 from 10 am-Noon.

·More information about both of these camps will be given at the coach/player meeting in April.

·If you want to be added to the Simley Soccer Boosters mailing list to be kept up-to-date on future soccer happenings, please send an email with contact information to

The gymnastics team will host the 4A section Meet on Saturday at 5:00 p.m.  

Ms. Walsh needs helpers to set up the gymnastics equipment in main gym on Friday night and Saturday night from 8-10pm. If you would like to help and get a pizza lunch on Tuesday @ school let her know to get on the "super helpers" list!  


Spartan Girls Basketball Senior night this Friday, February 16!  Courtney, Guresi and Kayla will be honored after the JV game and before varsity warm-ups start so come early and dress in black as we support the team with a Senior Black Out!!  Please join the team in the lobby after the 7pm varsity game to celebrate these special players!  All are welcome!


For their NHS project , Jamie Warrick and Jake Binley, are planning a Food Drive for Neighbors Inc. on February 13th at the hockey game against South St. Paul. Jake Binley’s food drive is going to be Feb.27 at the Spartan vs Mahtomedi basketball game. They are hoping to have parents and students donate non-perishable food items when they come for the JV or Varsity games. A donation table will be at both events. Any donation allows you to enter in a drawing to win a $25 hometown meats gift card.

Additionally, they will be taking cash donations for those that want to help out; chuck-a-puck fund proceeds will be donated as well.

If you have any questions please contact Jamie Warrick or Jake Binley



Have any new, old or gently used tennis shoes that you don’t need?  Seniors Matthew Baumann and Nick Molstad are doing a shoe drive through an organization called Angel Bins during the month of February. If you have any shoes that you would like to donate, just drop them off in the Guidance office.

The Snowball Dance will take place on Saturday, February 24, 7:30-10:00 p.m. in Cahill Court. Tickets will be sold the week before the dance: Tuesday, February 20 through Friday, February 23 for $10. They will be $15 at the door on Saturday, February 24. Tickets can be purchased at the door the night of the dance for $15. If you would like to bring a guest from another school, guest contracts are available in the Guidance Office. Signed contracts are due back to Ms. Klukas no later than Wednesday, February 21.

Seniors: Reminder that there is a $45 grad fee that is due March 23. The payment can be made through Feepay. If you have any questions, see Ms. Sievert in the main office.



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