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Referendum Renewal Presentation September 30th at Sibley

September 24, 2013

Please mark your calendars and plan on attending an informational presentation about our district's upcoming November referendum renewal.

Destination ImagiNation

September 17, 2013

Destination ImagiNation is an international organization that teaches creativity, teamwork and problem solving to students.  Find out more about Destination ImagiNation on Mr. Williams's blog.

http://alsibley.blogspot.com/

Sibley Picture Day is September 27th

September 17, 2013

Mark your calendar and get ready for Picture Day Friday, September 27!  Picture Day flyers/order forms will be sent home with students next Monday.

Homecoming Week at Sibley

September 16, 2013

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!!

 

Snack and Milk Cart will begin September 9th

September 6, 2013

Albert Lea Area Schools will again be having a healthy snack cart at our elementary schools where students can choose a snack each day. 

Sibley's HVAC Upgrade Scheduled

May 20, 2013

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. 

Sibley Students Visit Freeborn County Historical Museum

May 13, 2013

Kindergarten, 2nd grade and 5th grade students recently visited the Freeborn County Historical Museum. 

Sibley Students Participate in Chess Tournament

April 29, 2013

Sibley would like to congratulate Carson and Chase for their participation in a chess tournament last Saturday.  Carson and Chase tied for third place!

First Grade Students Learn About the Hospital

April 24, 2013

On Tuesday, April 23rd first grade students went on a field trip to the Albert Lea hospital. 

Sibley's Tiger Trot Team

April 23, 2013

Sibley students and staff participated in this year's SWMS Tiger Trot held on Saturday, April 20th.  Read the full article at Albert Lea Tribune.

United Way Book Day at Sibley

April 22, 2013

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. 

Larry Yazzie Visits Sibley Elementary

April 1, 2013

On March 25th, the students at Sibley had the opportunity to see Larry Yazzie perform and share information about Native American dance and traditions. 

Sibley Students Perform "The Aristocat Kids" Musical

March 14, 2013

Third through fifth grade students performed "The Aristocat Kids" musical on February 28th.

Sibley Celebrates "I Love to Read Month" and Dr. Seuss's Birthday

March 13, 2013

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.

Kindergarten and First Grade Students Attend Play

February 19, 2013

Kindergarten and First grade students in all 4 elementary schools were able to attend a wonderful play performance by the MNSU Theatre Department about bullying.

Author Mary Bleckwehl Visits Sibley

February 15, 2013

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!

Sibley Elementary Students Perform with Prairie Fire Children's Theatre

February 5, 2013

Click here to read the full article at the Albert Lea Tribune.

Sibley Readers Theater

January 31, 2013

Click on Mr. Williams's blog to learn more about Sibley's Readers Theater at http://alsibley.blogspot.com/

Sibley's Wednesday Morning Reading Club Starts January 16th

January 14, 2013

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.

Sibley Afterschool Academy's New Program Schedule

January 7, 2013

Sibley's Afterschool Academy is excited to announce new programs starting January 7th for students.  Find out more information here or by visiting our blog at http://www.sibleyacademy.blogspot.com/

Learning Perceptions

December 5, 2012

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. 

Austin Bruins Junior Hockey Team Visits Sibley

November 20, 2012

On November 13th, the Austin Bruins Junior Hockey team came to meet with 3rd-5th grades to talk about healthy habits. 

Sibley begins arts integration project with Perpich Center for Arts Education

November 20, 2012

Read about Sibley's arts integration project with Perpich Center for Arts Education here.

"Stuff-A-Truck" Food Drive

November 16, 2012

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!

Critters and Company

November 12, 2012

On November 7th, students were treated to a presentation by Critters and Company.  Visit Principal Williams's blog for the full article and pictures at http://alsibley.blogspot.com.

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