Reminder-Last Days of School

May 19- Kindergarten-7th Grade Full Day 
May 19 - 8th Grade—11th Grade Half Day (Released at 12:00pm)
May 22 - School In Session (Students Report)
May 23 - School In Session—Last Day of School (Students Report)
May 24 - District Day (Licensed Staff Only)

Middle School Activities

Southwest Middle School believes individual students will benefit through opportunities to grow physically and intellectually through their experience in self-discipline and their contribution to team effort made possible through competitive extracurricular activities.

District 241 is a member of the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) and Big 9 Conference. The rules, regulations, and forms required are the same for all program levels of school-sponsored athletics.  To be eligible to participate in a sport, the student must comply with MSHSL, as well as specific District 241 rules. Registration is now on-line for Middle School Activities - please use the link below.  Students will need to have the following completed to participate in practices/contests:

  • Physical Examination Form
  • Eligibility Form
  • Athletics the Right Way Form
  • Paid Participation Fee

To register for activities, please go to albertleatigers.org and complete the full registration.  If you need these forms in another language or need access to a computer for online registration, please contact the High School Activities Office.

Middle School Sports Offered:

Football [Grades 6-8] - Fall Sport

Volleyball [Grades 6-8] - Fall Sport

 Students in 7th grade are eligible to participate in the 7-12 grade Sports offered by Albert Lea High School.  Please see the High School Activities information regarding these opportunities.