Simley Announcements 10-26-18
Published on Oct 26, 2018 12:49

Student Center closed today hours 3-5.

Yesterday the Simley Cross Country teams competed at the Section 3AA Championships.  The boys finished 14th, led by Grant Dilla who finished 35th overall.  Other members of the boys section squad were Gabe Alvear, Carter Bollmann, Nathan Schauer, Ian Anderson, Hank Cleary, and James Schmotter.

The girls finished 10th out of 16 teams, the highest finish since 2006.  The girls were led by Senior Sarah Anaya and Sophomore Brekken Grathen in 33rd and 37th respectively.  Other members of the squad were Simone Lorentz, Julia Myers, Kaitlin Corey, Sydney Hassing, and Crystal Bonilla. There will be a mandatory Cross Country all-team meeting in Mr. Gerber's room today from 2:45-3:00 p.m. to vote on captains, uniform turn-in, and other end of the year procedures.  If you cannot make the meeting, see Mr. Gerber.

Seniors! Take advantage of the many colleges offering free applications this week! Stop by the Student Center today for a pass to come in and complete a college application! Plus, get a treat and enter a drawing to win a mini-fridge or other college prizes! See Ms. Kimble today with questions!

Simley Football will be playing South St. Paul in the section semi-finals TOMORROW, Saturday, October 27th at 1 p.m. at South St. Paul. Tickets are $6 for Students & $8 for Adults. Go Spartans!!

Need some Simley Lacrosse Apparel?  The holidays are right around the corner. The Simley Lacrosse Fall Team Store closes at midnight on November 4th and will be delivered before the holidays.

Attention All boys in grades 9-12 that are interested in playing basketball this season - There is an informational meeting on Tuesday, October 30th at 7:20 a.m. in the main gym.  The meeting will last 10-15 minutes so please be on time.  If you have any questions please see Mr. Bushaw in room WA223.

Winter Sports

Registration is done through FEEPAY

To begin practice, athletes must be registered.

Start Dates are:

Monday, 10/29

Girls Hockey

Monday, 11/12

Alpine Ski

Nordic Ski


Boys Hockey

Girls Basketball

Monday, 11/19


Adapted Floor Hockey

Boys Basketball

Monday, 11/26

Boys Swim & Dive

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 Student Center.

University of WI- Superior will be here TODAY, Friday, October 26th @ 1:00 PM

University of Minnesota-Morris will be here on Monday, October 29th @ 8:30 AM

St. Olaf College will be here on Monday, October 29th @ 10:20 AM

North Dakota State University will be here on Tuesday, October 30th @ 1:30 PM





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.  

The Maintenance department is hiring after school student custodians. The hours are from 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. and will be 3-4 days per week. If you are interested, please talk to Chuck Wick in the cafeteria during all lunches.

Attention Boy’s hockey players:

Captain’s practice starts Thursday, November 1st.

  1. Ice times are 3:00-4:30 p.m.
  2. You must be registered through Fee Pay (On-line through the school activities website) by Oct.31st or else you will not be allowed on the ice.
  3. Cost is $100. Bring a check written to the BLC on the first day.
  4. A bus leaves everyday from door 26 ( behind middle school at 2:40 p.m.)
  5. You can leave your equipment in the Simley Athletic office during the day. 
  6. Check with website for dates and times:

Attention all girls interested in joining the Gymnastics team. There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, October 30th in Ms. Walsh’s Room EA 208 at 2:45. If you can’t make the meeting but are interested in joining please see Ms. Walsh or Ms. Young-Dahl for information.

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 Monday. Oct. 29th  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. 26th. NOTE: this meeting is for the ATHLETES ONLY.   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. 4th.  For more information please email Coach Lynn Newton at


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