Simley Announcements 9-26-18
Published on Sep 26, 2018 13:13

The Student Center is Closed today.



Homecoming Dress Up Days:

Thursday - College Day

Friday - School Spirit Day



Light Up Our Homecoming! Simley’s job training program is selling Simley Spartan light up bracelets during 5th hour high school lunches, or orders can be emailed to Ms. Sievert-Disanto at    The bracelets are $4 each or 2 for $7.



It was another exciting at the pool last night!  Fire Alarms couldn't stop the Girls Swim & Dive Team from smoking the the Park Wolfpack with a score of 92-86.  The Spartans were able to exhibition the last event in this great match-up!  Thank You to all of the Teachers who attended last night's "Teacher Appreciation Night" held by the team.

Top Finishes:

200 Medley Relay - 1st Place - Sawyer Grathen, Jill Wilhelmson, Sophia Fredeen, Alaina Friske

200 Medley Relay - 3rd Place - Freya Hesselbach, Molly Wilhelmson, Danielle Norsten, Brook VonBerge

200 Freestyle - 3rd Place - Kjerstin Iverson

200 I.M. - 1st Place - Sydney Bohn & 3rd Place Danielle Norsten

50 Freestyle - 1st Place - Alaina Friske

Diving - 1st Place - Erin Orn

100 Butterfly - 3rd Place - Danielle Norsten

100 Freestyle - 1st Place - Sydney Bohn & 2nd Place Sawyer Grathen

500 Freestyle - 1st Place - Sophia Fredeen & 3rd Place Kjerstin Iverson

200 Free Relay - 1st Place - Lydia Lerbs, Sawyer Grathen, Keegan Puariea, & Sydney Bohn

100 Backstroke - 2nd Place - Alaina Friske

100 Breast Stroke - 1st Place - Sophia Fredeen & 2nd Place Jill Wilhelmson

400 Free Relay - 1st Place - Sydney Bohn, Brook VonBerge, Sophia Fredeen, & Alaina Friske


Upcoming College Visits:

A representative from the following colleges will be visiting Simley at the specified dates and times. If you are interested in learning more about a college and hearing from an admission representative from their school, sign-up and get a pass from Ms. Kimble in the Career Center.

St. Catherine’s University will be visiting on: Thursday, September 27th @ 9:30 AM

Winona State University will be visiting on: Friday, September 28th @ 8:00 AM




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 SENIORS:

It's not too early to begin thinking about graduation.  Counselors will be meeting with all seniors over the next few months to discuss important information regarding your senior year so watch for a pass from your individual counselor.  If you visit the Simley webpage, there is a special link just for seniors, with important dates for the year as well as a link to order your cap/gown & diploma.  The deadline to order is December 3rd but we would appreciate you taking care of this as soon as possible.  

The Guidance office is looking for students from all grade levels that are interested in being an escort for new students at Simley. New student escorts will bring new students to and from their classes on their first day of school and show them around school.  Please fill out an application in the Guidance office.


Homecoming Dance Tickets will be sold during all lunches. Tickets are $10 in advance and will be $15 at the door. The attire for the dance is semi-formal. No shorts or t-shirts.

If you are planning to bring a guest from another school to the Homecoming Dance a contract must be signed by your guest’s school. The Guest dance contracts are available in the Guidance Office. Ms. Madigan will be selling guest tickets only after the application is complete and signed by Ms. Klukas. The deadline is Wednesday, September  26.




Simley Swim and Dive team Outback Fundraiser

You're invited to the Swim/Dive Team fundraiser, Saturday, September 29th, 2018 with two seatings: 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 am. Come and join us for a great meal, and meet the
swimmers/divers and their awesome coaches.

Tickets are $17.00 each ($10 per ticket is tax deductible). Menu: Steak, mashed
potatoes, salad, and a non-alcoholic beverage. This fundraising is to help
raise money for uniforms, suits, equipment, etc. Your support is very much




Get prepared for your ACT Test! This class provides an introduction to the ACT format, strategies for answering questions and instruction for the specific subject areas tested. Focal points of the program include diagnostic testing, vocabulary development, intensive mathematical review, reading comprehension improvement, and anxiety and time management. Students who complete a course may repeat it as often as they wish in future offerings – free of charge. All class materials are included in the tuition fee. To find out more and register, please click here


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