To help celebrate homecoming last week and learn about teamwork and school spirit, students were invited to take part in special dress up days! Remember all students and staff get into home sporting events for FREE all year! GO TIGERS!!
This summer, Sibley will be undergoing a Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) upgrade. Because of this project, Sibley students will be having their last day of school on June 5th. Please click here to read more about Sibley's HVAC upgrade.
Kindergarten through second grade students were given a book, Chuck the Duck Meets New Friends, from the United Way of Freeborn County. Voluteers also took time to read the story to each classroom and explain how the United Way helps the community. United Way of Freeborn County has published a book for the past 12 years with the help of sponsors.
On March 1st Sibley celebrated "I Love to Read Month" and Dr. Seuss's Birthday with Community Leaders are Readers. Each classroom had a community leader to read a Dr. Seuss book and talk about their position in the community. MN Reading Corp enjoys bringing these community leaders to Sibley.
On February 11th, author Mary Bleckwehl talked about her books and being an author with Sibley students. She is the author of Henry! you're late AGAIN! and Henry! you're hungry AGAIN?. Thank you Mary for coming to Sibley!
The Sibley morning reading club starts up again this week. Please note the day has changed to Wednesday mornings. We will be meeting in the media center starting at 7:45am-8:20am. Parents and community members will be volunteering their time to read all kinds of fun and interesting stories to children in grades K-5! Find out more information here or by calling Sibley at 379-5080.
Fourth-graders at Sibley Elementary School have started to benefit from a grant that will allow teachers to integrate lessons with arts, music and more to hoepfully increase learning and student interest. Read full article in the Albert Lea Tribune.
From October 16th through November 16th, Sibley students collected and donated 968 food items for those in need. This operation, well known as Nelson's "Stuff-A-Truck" Food Drive, is a community effort to better the lives of those less fortunate this upcoming holiday season. On November 20th, all donations will be "stuffed" into a semi-truck and delivered to the Albert Lea Food Shelf. Thank you Sibley students and families for your donation!