Cory Myer
Teacher Parade photos. Sheldon School staff care so much for their students! Be safe and healthy while away from school. Hope to see you all again soon.
1 day ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Orab Teacher Parade was a great event. Here are a few vehicles "posing" in front of our Orab sign. It was awesome to see all the students and families around town. We miss you!!!
1 day ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
We always wear Orab gear around the Maassen household! #orabnation #orabstrong
4 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Worker bees getting food bags packed up today! #orabstrong
11 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Friday's colors of the day...orange & black of course! #smsrocks #orabstrong
11 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Big shout out to all of our custodians for all of the extra cleaning and disinfecting to keep us healthy and safe. Israel and Nancy took a break to say hello. #orabstrong
11 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Orab Cafe ! Volunteers and Cooks getting lunches and breakfast ready for our kids ❤️ #takingcareofeachother #orabstrong
12 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
One of many teachers working on curriculum for their kiddos this week #orabstrong
13 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
ORAB Meals On The Go are ready for distribution at Methodist Church #takingcareofeachother #orabnationstrong
14 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools - Building Access and Distance Learning https://tinyurl.com/vkhe8t7
14 days ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Orab Grab-n-Go Cafe https://tinyurl.com/vus259l
14 days ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Working hard to prepare work for East Elementary students #orabnationstrong
14 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will have NO SCHOOL until further notice due to Governor's recommendation concerning COVID-19. Additional information will be forthcoming.
15 days ago, Cory Myer
Eric Maassen
All Sheldon school buildings will be open this afternoon from 2-6 PM for students who need to come in and get devices or school work from the building. We ask that anyone coming to get things from the school grab what you need and avoid lingering in the building.
16 days ago, Eric Maassen
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will have NO SCHOOL tomorrow, March 16, 2020 due to Governor Reynolds recommendation Sunday evening to close schools. Additional information will be shared tomorrow.
16 days ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
MS/HS Procession of Choirs sounded outstanding!
21 days ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
So proud of our First Responders and Emergency Response Services, including some of our own students, for their assistance with today’s impactful educational event - Power of Choice.
27 days ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congrats to SMS math teacher Gina Woelber! Educationsuperhighway.org selects one school per state for “high-quality digital learning in action” and they selected the Sheldon Community School District as Iowa’s example based on the work you are doing. Check it out by clicking on Iowa at digitallearningday.org/state-profiles #smsrocks #orabnation
27 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Power of Choice event at High School. Thanks to law enforcement and all of the emergency management people for creating this impactful educational opportunity.
28 days ago, Cory Myer
Cindy Barwick
The middle school is in need of healthy snacks for ISASP week. Please drop off any health donations to the MS office by March 30. Thank you!
28 days ago, Cindy Barwick
Cory Myer
NCC Ribbon-Cutting for their new Automotive Lab. Great things happening at this outstanding community college. Thankful for the opportunities they provide our students.
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to Mrs. T for being the McDonalds teacher of the month! #smsrocks #orabnation
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Great performance by our All-State Choral reading performers this afternoon! They will be performing in Ames this Saturday!
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Cory Myer
Sheldon schools will have a 2 hour late start on Thursday, February 13 due to extremely cold temperatures.
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Sheldon schools will be dismissing 2-hours early today due to incoming winter weather. Dismissal at 1:15 for East, at 1:20 for High School, and at 1:25 for Middle School.
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Last basketball concession stand for Mrs.Holles and a few of the boys.
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Dance Team autograph night
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Drum Line rocked the house tonight!
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Middle School Student-Led Assembly. Great way to kick off a Friday morning. Outstanding leadership!
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Speech Showcase photos. Every group was outstanding.
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Speech Showcase was outstanding. Next stop STATE Speech.
about 1 month ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
High school community service students helping remind middle school students about the Leader In Me Habits by creating a bulletin board in the 7/8 pod. #orabnation #leaderinme
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
More Winter Snoball 2020
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Thank you to SLT and NHS for an awesome Winter Snoball Formal! About 160 in attendance! #winterformal #shsrocks #alldressedup #danceallnight #orabnation
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will be starting two hours late on Thursday, January 23, 2020. No morning preschool. No morning activities.
2 months ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind @ SMS. Students fixed puzzles, some flipped, some not, to demonstrate how having a picture of what you want the end to look like, makes it easier to reach your goal. #smsrocks #beginwiththeendinmind #leaderinme #orabnation
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SMS students and staff began their Leader in Me lessons with Habit 1: Be Proactive by turning lemons into lemonade. #smsrocks #leaderinme #beproactive #orabnation
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools - All classes and activities are cancelled for tomorrow, Friday, Jan 17.
3 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Due to late start, there will be no professional development this afternoon. Dismissal will be at regular time.
3 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will be starting two hours late on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. No AM preschool or activities.
3 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Sheldon schools - 2 hour late state on Monday, Jan 13
3 months ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to Mrs. Buenger, McDonald's McTeacher of the Month! #mcteacherofthemonth #orabnation #greatteacher
3 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Andie & Calista planned an art lesson for their 3rd grade classmates #snowmenglobes #art
3 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Big thank you to the Sheldon Ministerial Association for their donation of snow pants and boots. The kids are enjoying the winter fun #winterrecess
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Taking a break from normal instruction for @hourofcode today! The 6th graders are living all the different computer programs and tasks they are coding today! #HourOfCode #STEM #technology #coding
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon schools - 2 hour late start on Monday, Dec. 9 due to blowing snow.
4 months ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
1st grade students in created DoInk animal videos in Mrs. Krugers class.
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Dan VanGorp, market president from Northwestern Bank stopped in Mr. Letsche's classroom to explore careers in the banking world and also talk compound interest/loans. #orabnation #northwesternbank
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Due to no heat at East Elementary, there is no school today for East Elementary on Monday, December 2, 2019. The middle school and high school will still have school.
4 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will be starting two hours late on Monday, December 2, 2019. No morning preschool, but there will be afternoon preschool.
4 months ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Third graders received their dictionaries from the Prairie Queen Kiwanis group.
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
3B using Seesaw to practice fluency!
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
KD has a Thanksgiving feast today!
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to Josiah who place 1st in bowling at the Special Olympcs on Saturday #sms #orabnation
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will be dismissing early at 1:15 due to incoming winter weather. No afternoon preschool or ECSE.
4 months ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Mrs. Holles’ TA made cards and wrote encouraging notes to send to Veterans to cheer them up at Thanksgiving and Christmas 🎄
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Thanksgiving poetry for 3rd graders with Mrs. Jansen. #thanksgiving #poetry #orabnation
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Mrs. T's 5th science class started the "Changes in Matter" unit today. Kicked off with a "goop" lab. Students were investigating if it could be classified as a solid or liquid. It was messy, memorable, and completely engaging for the students. #sms #science #orabnation
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Congratulations to our students who were inducted into National Honor Society last night!
4 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Spanish IV held a mock wedding.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
4th grade students used the cameras on their Chromebooks to take pictures of their characters today in art. The students are currently learning about perspective and editing when taking pictures.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Don't miss the Musical tonight and Saturday night at 7:30 in the HS Auditorium!
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
SHS anatomy class is researching the special senses of the body. #shs #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Kindergarten students did some taste testing of foods with the O'Brien County Public Health nurse today.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
A big THANK YOU to everyone who supported our MS Book Fair and also to those who purchased books for our teachers. Hope to see many of you at the East Elementary Book Fair March 17-19, 2020
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Mrs. Neumann’s World Issues class had the opportunity to video chat with Fernando Bolivar, a Venezuelan native, today in class! The students have been studying the history of and crisis in Venezuela so this was a really cool opportunity to speak with someone who has first hand knowledge. Thank you Fernando!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Last day of the MS Book Fair! Stop by anytime today until 8:00 pm to help support our library. If you can’t make it, visit our book fair website at https://bit.ly/2ojlvSI to order online.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
No time to visit the Scholastic Book Fair? Shop online thru Nov 13th. All orders will ship home. Free shipping on book-only orders over $25. Visit our book fair website at https://bit.ly/2ojlvSI.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Instead of sending cash with your middle school kids for the book fair, set up a Scholastic eWallet account today. Details and signup information are on our book fair website at https://bit.ly/2ojlvSI.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
LAST CHANCE TO PURCHASE HOLIDAY TABLESCAPES GALA TICKETS IS THURSDAY NOV 7! For a $50 GALA Ticket, enjoy a catered meal served by our band/choir students, snacks and drinks and the entertainment of Dueling Pianos. And the money goes to a great cause, the 2021 Band/Choir Trip.
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
It's game day Orabs! The Sheldon Volleyball team is playing Unity Christian at MOC--FV High School starting at 7:00 tonight for a trip to the State Volleyball Tournament! Get there early and be ready to cheer the Orabs on! #orabvb
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Today is your last day to order off the Winter Store! Orders must be placed by 11:59 tonight and will be delivered to the high school in the 2-4 weeks! https://sheldonbasketball.itemorder.com/sale
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Celebrated first quarter AR successes with ice cream!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SMS Book Fair opens tomorrow! Located in the Middle School Library. Tues Nov. 5 and Thurs Nov. 7 - 8 am to 8 pm. Open Wed, Nov. 6th - 8 am to 2 pm. Hope to see all of our Sheldon School families there.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
A & P class learning about brain structure through dissecting sheep brains!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Preschool students painting pumpkins!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th graders are completing an escape room with fraction operations. Will they "escape" their homework??? #sms #escapehomework #orabnation #orabtech
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SHS Intro to Art class using their new VR headsets to study the art and history of Ancient Egypt #orabnation #virtualreality #art #ancientegypt
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
COMING SOON! SMS Book Fair! Nov 5-7, 8am-8pm Tues & Thurs 8am-2pm Wed Purchases benefit our library. New eWallet option. Share & visit our Book Fair Website for info. https://bit.ly/2ojlvSI
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Doing a great job writing letters in Mrs. Johnson’s room!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SMS Celebrates Red Ribbon Week, an alcohol, tobacco, and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign. Red Ribbon Week also supports anti-bullying and encourages kindness to all students! #bekind #drugfree #saynotodrugs #redribbonweek #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th graders interviewed someone about money and then shared interesting and funny things they learned #flipgridfever #sms #orabnation #money
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Thanks to Pella who donated $500 to the SMS Color Run. Kids pictured all have parent(s) employed by Pella. #sms #colorrun #pella #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th grade students took a break from their class novel, "Hatchet," to try some of the survival skills that Brian is experiencing including making a fire, braiding rope, and carving arrowheads. #hatchet #survival #sms #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
We had a fabulous time yesterday with Honorary Orab, Coach Sloth and all of our family and friends! #pizza #popcorn #books #coachsloth #family #friends #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Mr. B's first annual read-n-feed
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Welcome Coach Sloth to East Elementary Literacy Night! #readers #coachsloth #eastelemetary #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Gather your high school friends to solve our Halloween tricks and get some treats. Halloween Escape Experience - Monday, October 28th, HS library. Three, forty minute sessions @ 4:00, 5:00, & 6:00 pm. LIMITED SPACES! Sign up this week @ lunchtime or in the library!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
4th graders designing cradles to protect their eggs from breaking. #science #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SHS staff and students enjoyed their first "Block Party" of the year #relationshipbuilding #orabnation
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
First and third grade buddies learning about sound vibrations and each other...thanks Mr. Meyer for joining in. #orabnation
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Preschool students going on a tree hunt during our Tree Study.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Great Day for 1st FFA PUMPKIN DAY DESPITE the COLD ....FFA Members WERE AWESOME WE HAD A GREAT DAY!!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to East Elementary teacher Sami Fox, McTeacher of the month! She received a plaque, $100 for her classroom, and free McCafe drinks for a year!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
To encourage reading in Sheldon youngsters, high school student Samantha Noteboom has hidden books in town. Found one? Follow the directions inside. Let's see how many kids can get a book in their hands. Happy Reading! #look4abook #sheldonlook4abook
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cindy Barwick
Color Run is tomorrow starting at 2:00. We’ll run around the campus starting right at MS and ending at football field. Looking forward to it!
6 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Carla Kleinwolterink
Thanks to Teri Bos for the vaping presentation at the MS today. Don’t miss the parent presentation at the HS tonight, 7 pm.
7 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
This week only earn an additional Box Top on every Box Tops participating product. To earn simply purchase by 9/22/19 and scan your receipt within 14 days of purchase.
7 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cindy Barwick
Overwhelmed. That is how we are feeling today as we end our fall fundraiser. We are overwhelmed by the support and generosity we have received as we raised over $30,000 thanks to our generous communities! Thank you, thank you, thank you! Color Run will be held on September 27!
7 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Cindy Barwick
Another awesome day of fundraising! We have topped $16,000 on day 3. Thank you for your donations! And, thank you to our families and students for your hard work. Last turn in day is Monday.
7 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Carla Kleinwolterink
Get your homecoming brag tags for $1 Sept 16-20 @ East
7 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
East Elementary September students of the month. Outstanding and Organized!!
7 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Thanks to McDonalds for including East Elementary in their kiosk fundraiser.
7 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cindy Barwick
Today was our first day of fundraising. The students brought in $5632! Thank you to our community for the support and students for the hard work. Next turn in day is Wednesday. Our goal is $12,000. Keep it up!
7 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Cindy Barwick
The MS fundraiser is underway! Thanks for your support of our students as they ask for sponsorships for our Color Fun Run. All proceeds go to our students!
7 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Eric Maassen
Congratulations to Sheldon High School Band Director Cliff St. Clair for being awarded the Martin Crandell High School Outstanding Director Award by his peers at the annual NWIBA Fall Meeting in Cherokee last night.
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Homecoming Candidates rode in the Celebration Days Parade today, Homecoming football game will be Sept 20th vs ELC!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Middle School Marching Band in the Sheldon Celebration Days Parade!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Marching Orabs lead the way through the Sheldon Celebration Days Parade today!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Catch up with the latest student stories, sports scores, and news updates. It’s everything Sheldon Schools, in your pocket. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2NKG06T or iPhone: https://apple.co/2NsvxN6
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
TopNotch Stitching is offering Orab gear for the fall season to be ordered online or in store. A portion of the proceeds from the Orab gear will be given to the school! Gear can be ordered online and picked up in store at https://www.topnotch-stitching.com/shop/orab-gear/6
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Cindy Barwick
Thanks to everyone who made it to Open House tonight! I was so busy I forgot to snap any pictures! Looking forward to Friday and seeing all of our SMS family again. 😊
7 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Eric Maassen
Sheldon CSD Staff finished up a great morning of TLC Kickoff with a district lunch at Hills Park!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Sheldon CSD Teaching Staff is busy preparing for a morning of TLC and competitions as we prepare for the 2019-20 School Year!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
We are loving our new app! Access sports scores, cafeteria menus, news updates, and even emergency notifications. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2NKG06T or iPhone: https://apple.co/2NsvxN6.
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Parents, the IHSAA is again providing HeadStrong Concussion Insurance coverage for all male/female athletes this year. Click the link to see more about this insurance in case of a concussion and need for medical care https://www.iahsaa.org/general/about-ihsaa-headstrong-2019-20/
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
We would also encourage you to consider joining the Orab Athletic Booster Club to help support our district athletes. See link for details on joining. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1WEwVwdHXXFqTM_O7Rsz4T-fE5GFlDVCF27Gwl09NP8g/edit?usp=sharing
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
With the beginning of the school year quickly approaching, please consider joining the Orab Music Booster Club organization. See links for information on how to join! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xx0VNQjdCtp0sc-gh75_e1ZloOGd42Tz/view?usp=sharing
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
We’re thrilled to announce Sheldon Community School District’s new app! Access sports scores, cafeteria menus, news updates, even emergency notifications. Download the app on Android: http://bit.ly/2NKG06T or iPhone: https://apple.co/2NsvxN6.
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Sheldon FFA was hard at work picking sweet corn for delivery this morning! Sweet corn will be available for purchase at local stores shortly!
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Sheldon Fall Gear store is now open and orders can be placed until August 11th. Gear will be available to pick up in the HS office 2-4 weeks after the store closes! https://sheldonfallsports.itemorder.com/sale
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Sheldon School District
It's a great day at Sheldon School District!
9 months ago, Sheldon School District
Sheldon School District
The Baseball game vs. GLR tonight will now be played at George, starting at 5:00 with V playing first. JV will play following the V. Softball will be playing at Sheldon, on the Sports Complex Field #2 also with V starting first at 5:00 and JV to follow weather permitting.
10 months ago, Sheldon School District
Sheldon School District
Congratulations to the Sheldon High School Graduating Class of 2019!
10 months ago, Sheldon School District