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Sibley school is collecting food items for MarketPlace Foods Stuff-A-Truck Food Drive for Charity.  Each classroom will be collecting food items from November3rd until December 9th.  Did we mention there will be a special prize for the classroom who collects the most food items??

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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!

5th Grade Skate Party

December 21, 2011

The 5th graders spent the afternoon skating at the Albert Lea City Arena for their holiday party.

1st Grade P.I.E. Nights

October 17, 2012

Mark Your 2012-2013 Calendars!

1st Grade P.I.E. (Partners in Education) Nights

6:00-7:30 p.m.

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/

Be a box top hero

Box Top Heroes

October 14, 2016

1st Grade Visits with Firefighters and Fire Trucks

October 10, 2012

On Monday afternoon the first grade received a visit from the Fire Station to talk about fire safety during fire prevention week. 

Morning Muffins/April 20th

April 15, 2011
Sibley PTO is sponsoring Morning Muffins

Volunteer Opportunity with Destination Imagination

October 17, 2012

Many of you have heard about Albert Lea student's participation in Destination Imagination last year.  We had 10 teams - 60 students - representing all elementary schools, Southwest Middle School and Albert Lea High School.  Seven teams earned the right to participate in the state competition. 

Please consider this opportunity to be involved in an exciting program!

Sibley and Hawthorne Literacy Night

May 16, 2014

The public library literacy event was a HUGE success!  We had approximately 116 Sibley students attend!  Students signed up for library cards, received free books, and made a summer reading plan. 

Albert Lea Fine Arts News

September 5, 2014

Homecoming Pep Fest

October 10, 2014

Sibley Elementary celebrates Albert Lea Homecoming.

4th Grade to the Rendezvous

October 10, 2012

On October 4th, fourth grade students from Sibley Elementary School participated in Education Day at the Big Island Rendezvous.  The field trip was a part of the ongoing arts integration program that is part of a grant awarded to Sibley Elementary School from the Perpich Center for Arts Education, located in Golden Valley, MN. 

What's Healthy?

October 29, 2012

C is for cookie, but it may not be good enough for you.  Instead, try fruits, vegetables, proteins or other grains to get you through the day, or so Hy-Vee Dietitian Amy Pleimling told Sibley Elementary School fifth-graders Tuesday morning.

Firefighters visit the 1st graders

October 10, 2014

1st graders are visited by the Albert Lea Fire Department.

Sibley Afterschool Academy

October 17, 2012

We are excited to announce new programs at Sibley Afterschool Academy.  The goal of the after school program is to provide additional academic support, enrichment opportunities and positive social interactions with their peers.

Sibley Support Club - 4th & 5th Grade | Monday-Thursday 3:00pm-4:30pm

Fun With Words Club (Scrabble) - 4th & 5th Grade | Tuesdays 3:00pm-4:30pm

Crafting Skills Club - 4th & 5th Grade | Every Tuesday 11/27-12/11 from 3:00pm-4:30pm

Sibley Spanish Club - Kindergarten-3rd | Thursdays 3:00pm-4:30pm

Sibley Spanish Club - 4th & 5th | Monday & Wednesday 3:00pm-4:30pm

Sibley Chess Club - 4th & 5th Grade | Thursday 3:05pm-4:30pm

There are no afterschool clubs the day before a holiday.

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/

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.

Sibley Students Perform "The Aristocat Kids" Musical

March 14, 2013

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

Firefighters Visit 1st grade/Free t-shirts

May 3, 2011
Firefighters visited Sibley's 1st grade classrooms. They received fire safety checklists to take home and complete, and returned to school on friday to receive a Free T-shirt. They will be visiting the fire station later this month.

"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!

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.

Fourth Grade Visits Rendezvous

October 8, 2013

On October 3rd the fourth grade students from Sibley Elementary School participated in Education Day at the Big Island Rendezvous.  The field trip was a part of the ongoing arts integration program that is part of a grant awarded to Sibley Elementary School from the Perpich Center for Arts Education, located in St. Paul.

MN Reading Corps & RSVP Volunteer Celebration/May 19th

May 4, 2011
You are invited to a celebration for Volunteers, Students and Parents with Minnesota Reading Corps & RSVP on May 19th at 6:30pm in the Sibley School Cafeteria.

Kindergarten Night and "Data" Notebooks

October 26, 2012

On Thursday, October 25th Kindergarten parents were invited to their child's classroom to explore the kindergarteners' data notebooks.  Read the full story at Principal Williams's blog.   http://alsibley.blogspot.com

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