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Senior Spotlight: Sakai Kelly
Posted on 06/02/2017
Sakai will attend St. Cloud State University this fall where he will be a member of the wrestling team.  READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Sakai Kelly
Senior Spotlight: Chanel Zahradka
Posted on 06/02/2017
Chanel will attend the University of Minnesota this fall. She is currently considering a major in Animal Science.  READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Chanel Zahradka
Early Dismissal Info - June 7 & 8
Posted on 06/02/2017
On Wednesday, June 7 grades 9-11 will be dismissed early. On Thursday, June 8 grades K-7 & 9-11 will be dismissed early.  READ MORE... about Early Dismissal Info - June 7 & 8
Trucks and Travel Event - June 14
Posted on 05/31/2017
District 197 Early Learning Programs and Early Learning Advisory Council present Trucks & Travel on June 14 at Henry Sibley High School.  READ MORE... about Trucks and Travel Event - June 14
Senior Spotlight: Keila Cortes Mera
Posted on 05/26/2017
Keila will attend the University of Minnesota in the fall where she plans to major in engineering.   READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Keila Cortes Mera
Senior Spotlight: Gabe Segura
Posted on 05/26/2017
Gabe will attend Bethel University this fall where he plans to run on both the cross country and track teams.   READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Gabe Segura
Garlough teacher Kelsey Thornton named WEM Regional Award recipient
Posted on 05/23/2017
Kelsey Thornton, an ESL teacher at Garlough Environmental Magnet School, has been named a WEM Regional Award recipient for Ethics in Education. She is the fourth Garlough teacher to receive a WEM award in the last five years.   READ MORE... about Garlough teacher Kelsey Thornton named WEM Regional Award recipient
Senior Spotlight: Ben Alva
Posted on 05/19/2017
Ben will attend the University of Minnesota this fall where he will study Genetics, with a minor in business.  READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Ben Alva
Senior Spotlight: Juliet Dupont
Posted on 05/19/2017
Juliet will attend the University of Wisconsin - Madison in the fall where she plans to double major in political science and journalism.  READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Juliet Dupont
Senior Spotlight: Sam Gantman
Posted on 05/12/2017
Sam will attend the Massachusetts Institute of Technology this fall where he plans to study Mechanical Engineering and play football.  READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Sam Gantman
Senior Spotlight: Liliana Jimenez
Posted on 05/12/2017
Liliana will attend the University of Minnesota - Rochester this fall where she plans to study Health Sciences. She hopes to attend medical school and one day become a pediatrician.  READ MORE... about Senior Spotlight: Liliana Jimenez
Pilot Knob STEM Magnet School named U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for 2017
Posted on 05/11/2017
Pilot Knob STEM Magnet School is one of just three schools in Minnesota to earn the U.S. Dept. of Education Green Ribbon distinction in 2017.   READ MORE... about Pilot Knob STEM Magnet School named U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for 2017
ISD 197 Education Foundation awards grants for 2017-18
Posted on 05/10/2017
Funds from the Education Foundation help enhance educational offerings throughout District 197.  READ MORE... about ISD 197 Education Foundation awards grants for 2017-18
District Orchestra Festival - May 15
Posted on 05/04/2017
Attendees will hear the award-winning Henry Sibley Orchestra and be treated to performances by many talented student musicians in grades 5-12.   READ MORE... about District Orchestra Festival - May 15
Henry Sibley students explore careers through eMentors program
Posted on 05/03/2017
The Internet is full of information for students about future careers, but there is no better way to learn about a potential occupation than from someone who is already doing it.  READ MORE... about Henry Sibley students explore careers through eMentors program
O'Reilly selected as Presidential Scholars semifinalist
Posted on 05/01/2017
Henry Sibley senior Dan O’Reilly has been selected as a semifinalist for the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. He is one of just 723 semifinalists who have been selected from across the country.  READ MORE... about O'Reilly selected as Presidential Scholars semifinalist
Task Force to study facility needs, make recommendations
Posted on 04/17/2017
District 197 is currently in the process of completing a comprehensive, district-wide study of its facilities.  READ MORE... about Task Force to study facility needs, make recommendations
District 197 implements Pollinator-Friendly plan
Posted on 04/13/2017
This spring, led by its LIVEGREEN program and with assistance from University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardeners, District 197 will put its pollinator-friendly grounds maintenance plan into action.  READ MORE... about District 197 implements Pollinator-Friendly plan
District earns 2017 School Finance Award
Posted on 04/05/2017
The MDE School Finance Award recognizes districts that exhibit sound fiscal health and financial management policies and procedures.  READ MORE... about District earns 2017 School Finance Award