Eric Maassen
BEST Shooting School will be back at Sheldon HS this summer! We have an introductory opportunity on May 8th from 10-11:15 for $10 at the door and the full camp starts this summer June 9th with more dates listed on the flyer! Forms will be available in school offices as well!
3 days ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mr. Van Westen and Mrs. Van Meeteren, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
4 days ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
The 7th and 8th grade helped the 5th graders peer edit their latest narrative writings. It was so fun to see the older students guide the younger ones!
17 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Congratulations to the following middle school band students who received special recognition at the Solo & Ensemble Contest: Honorable Mention Award (outstanding performances worthy of recognition): Kyler McCuddin, Dante Borman, Natalia Leon Dos Santos, Gregory Peterson, Londyn Van Wyk, Sadie Dietrick, Douglas Nilles, and the Trumpet Double Duet of Emily Granillo, Eli Thiner, Aaron Uitdeflesh, and Cynthia Espino-Paez. Best in Center Award (Best performance(s) of the day in each center): Lewis Scheaffer, Theresa Nilles, Kaylee Youngstrom, Derek Igou, Valerie Cook,Charlotte Lode, Preston Crawley, and Christian Richards.
22 days ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Register by April 7 for the ILCC Virtual Aviation Festival. Open to students in grades 7-12.
25 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
A BIG THANK YOU to all our parents, extended family, students, and friends of the Sheldon Community School District for your support of our first Virtual Book Fair. Your purchases help us purchase new books and supplies for our school libraries.
25 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Heitritter and Mrs. Dykstra, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
25 days ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
FINAL 3 DAYS OF THE BOOK FAIR. Don’t miss out! Shop our Virtual Book Fair this weekend. Purchases support our school. Shipped direct to home with free shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
28 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Share the joy of reading by giving books to your children or their teacher. Shop our Virtual Book Fair now through March 21st. Shipped direct to home with free shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
29 days ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Want a sneak peek at some of the fun books at this year’s Virtual Book Fair? Check out these interactive book flyers! Book Fair Flyers - https://bit.ly/3pSOCps Virtual Book Fair Site - https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Reading matters! You can help. Buy books for your child’s home library. Shop our Virtual Book Fair now through March 21st. Free shipping to your home on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Due to no school today, the Parade of Bands concert scheduled for tonight at 7:00 has been postponed until March 30th at 7:00 in the HS Gym. Parade of Bands will be scheduled as usual, with the Jazz Band Showcase to be after the conclusion of the Parade of Bands in the HS Aud.
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th and 8th grade Pickleball Championships!
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Checkout our Virtual Book Fair this weekend! 2 ways to shop - Virtual 360 Fair or browse the Scholastic Store, through March 21st. Shipped direct to you, free shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Want a sneak peek at some of the fun books at this year’s Virtual Book Fair? Check out these interactive book flyers! Book Fair Flyers - https://bit.ly/3pSOCps Virtual Book Fair Site - https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Find these new titles and much more on our Virtual Book Fair. Shop now through March 21st. Shipped direct to home with free shipping on book only orders over $25. All purchases supports our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
We are excited to host our Procession of Choirs tonight in the High School gym starting at 7:00! Just a reminder that anyone Kindergarten and up will need to pay $5 to get in to support our programs, OMB passes will be accepted! No attendance restrictions in place for tonight.
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Bernhart and Mr. Cooper, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is open! Now through March 21. Empower your kids by letting them browse and choose books in the fun, interactive Virtual Book Fair at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldon Shipping is free on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools.
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is once again online this spring with something for all grade levels! Support our schools and help your child discover new books, favorite characters and authors, complete series, and more. Watch for the web link to our Fair Home Page starting Monday, March 8.
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
The Orab Spring Store is now open, orders must be placed by this Sunday, March 7th at 11:59 PM! Get your orders in today! https://sheldonspringteam21.itemorder.com/sale
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Spring Book Fair will be again by Virtual this spring! From March 8-21, discover new books with your kids. Bonus: Each purchase supports our school. All books ship directly to your home. Watch for the link to our Virtual Book Fair starting March 8.
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Ms. Wenthe and Mrs. Negus, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Jurgens and Mr. Montgomery, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
about 1 month ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
5th graders take a brief break from class to watch the rover, Perseverance, land on Mars.
about 1 month ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Simonsen and Ms. Noack, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Boys Basketball travels to Central Lyon tomorrow night for a 7:00 tip. Tickets are only being sold online and can be found at https://www.iahsaa.org/resources/tickets/ When you get there search for Central Lyon and you will find our game. No cash will be accepted at door
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
100 Additional General Admission tickets can be purchased for District WR at Heelan tomorrow will be available at 3:30 today. Go to https://www.iahsaa.org/resources/tickets/ and then scroll down to find our event District @ Bishop Heelan, Sioux City. Be ready to purchase at 3:30!
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Due to the extreme cold temps predicted for tomorrow night, Feb. 12th, girls Regional Basketball at MOC-FV will now start at 5:00 with gates opening at 4:15. Tickets are available at the door for $6 with cash only being accepted.
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Nasers and Ms. Seivert, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Tonight's Varsity Basketball games vs Sioux Center will be live on https://youtube.com/channel/UCdnV3wZD3n2PArBgBHD1nuA with @kiwaradio on the call! The game will not be on KIWAs Facebook page
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Nontraditional STEM Careers NW STEM Festival March 2021 for grades 6-8: Festival beginning on March 1, 2021 and ending March 31, 2021. Parents and teachers can register their students from March 8-March 15, 2021 here: https://zurl.co/aq7V
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
It's National School Counseling Week! We want to highlight the tremendous impact our school counselors have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career. Big shout of thanks to our counselors.
2 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
MS Wrestling at Sioux Center tonight will be in the High School gym starting at 4:15. Good luck to our wrestlers!
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Michels and Mrs. De Groot, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
2 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Hansmann and Mrs. Roder, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th Grade Pickleball Tournament preperation going down in the MS gym today!
3 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Just a reminder, wristbands will be needed for tonight's Siouxland Conference Basketball games at GLR. They are available in the HS/MS offices until the end of the day!
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
With no school today, we will not use wristbands/passes at the basketball games tomorrow, Jan. 16th vs. MOC. JV will start at 1:30, V girls at 3:00, V boys to finish the day!
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
B/G Basketball vs. MOC-FV scheduled for tonight has been postponed until tomorrow, Jan. 16th. Schedule is below: JV Girls 1:30 Sheldon HS JV Boys 1:30 Sheldon MS Varsity Girls 3:00 Varsity Boys 4:30 (or 15 minutes after girls game)
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools - NO SCHOOL tomorrow, Friday, January 15, due to inclement weather.
3 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will be dismissing early today at 1:15 for East, at 1:20 for High School, and at 1:30 for Middle School.
3 months ago, Cory Myer
Eric Maassen
MS Girls BB vs. Okoboji this afternoon has been cancelled. No make-up is planned. 9th Boys BB vs. Boyden-Hull tonight has also been cancelled.
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Siouxland Conference is planning to allow 50% capacity for all home basketball and wrestling events. Households will be able to continue using the passes previously distributed. If the general public wishes to attend a home Sheldon BB or WR event, they will need to stop in the HS office to get a wristband to attend the event. We will distribute wristbands until reaching our 50% capacity number. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the HS office. All spectators are required to wear a mask while at events.
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Ms. Larson and Ms. Loos, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Siouxland Conference is moving to 50% capacity for winter activities after the lifting of the Governor's proclamation last night. We have wristbands available in the HS office for the basketball game tonight at Okoboji, $5 to get in. Masks are still required for all fans.
3 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th & 8th grade TAs celebrated with door decorations
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Woelber’s TA is working on their door decorating project!  
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mr. St. Clair and Mrs. Noteboom, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
4 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The 7th Grade Boys Basketball game at West Lyon tonight can be viewed at the following link starting at 4:15! https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/events/west-lyon-high-school-inwood-ia/gam95b5c4104e?utm_source=braze_automation&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Clell%20Wade%20Event%20Alert
4 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th graders continue to work on solving equations!!!
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
​Game Attendance Guidelines - effective 12/10/20 English - https://tinyurl.com/y4bg9ult Spanish - https://tinyurl.com/y5slhrk2
4 months ago, Cory Myer
Eric Maassen
MS Boys BB Schedule addition: Fri. Dec. 11th 7th BB at West Lyon HS 4:15 start 8th BB vs. West Lyon (Sheldon MS) 4:15 start This is dependent on MS Sports restrictions being lifted this Thursday, Dec. 10th as is currently set to happen.
4 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mr. B and Mrs. Neumann, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
4 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th Grade Poetry Read Day!!
4 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Live Stream info for tonights JV/V Basketball vs. Sibley-Ocheyedan: JV Girls- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdnV3wZD3n2PArBgBHD1nuA?view_as=subscriber JV Boys-not live streamed at Sheldon Middle School Varsity Girls/Boys- https://www.facebook.com/kiwaradio/videos
4 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to Mr. White, McDonald’s McTeacher of the Month!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs.Pritts and Ms. Kruger, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
So much to be thankful for at SMS. Happy Thanksgiving!
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Siouxland Conference Spectator Guidelines: English - https://tinyurl.com/y52vmo3y Spanish - https://tinyurl.com/y2eolpld
5 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Distance Learning - Practice days on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 23-24. https://tinyurl.com/yy78daxh
5 months ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Distance Learning - Practice days on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 23-24. https://tinyurl.com/y5rs8qyp
5 months ago, Cory Myer
Eric Maassen
The 7th Grade Basketball game this afternoon will be live broadcast on our Orabs Live YouTube Channel. The video will appear at this URL when the game goes live. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdnV3wZD3n2PArBgBHD1nuA?view_as=subscriber
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
A BIG THANK YOU to all our parents, extended family, students, and friends of the Sheldon Community School District for your support of our first Virtual Book Fair. Your purchases help us purchase new books and supplies for our school libraries.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs.Kleinwolterink and Mr. Reinking , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
FINAL 3 DAYS OF THE BOOK FAIR. Don’t miss out! Shop our Virtual Book Fair this weekend. Purchases support our schools. Shipped direct to home with free shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Reminder for those planning to attend tonight's MS basketball games, only 2 people are allowed to attend per player participating. Anyone 2 + years old must wear a mask while in the gym. This is as a result of Gov. Reynolds 11-10 Proclamation.
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Share the joy of reading by giving a gift of books to your child or child’s teacher. Almost Christmas, shop our Virtual Book Fair through Nov. 15. Free shipping on book-only orders over $25. Purchases support schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Fall Food Drive - Nov 16-20! nonperishable foods & personal hygiene items can be brought to the middle schools or sent with a student.
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Sneak peek at books at this year’s Virtual Book Fair? Check out these interactive book flyers! Preschool - https://bit.ly/3kivmji Elementary - https://bit.ly/34iLID1 Middle - https://bit.ly/3e03LRT Virtual Book Fair Site - https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Ms.Farrel and Mr. Anderson , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
5 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Reading matters, you can help by purchasing books for your child’s home library. Shop our Virtual Book Fair through Nov. 15. Free shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Checkout our Virtual Book Fair !!! Shop - visit the Virtual 360 Fair OR browse the 6000+ titles in the Scholastic Store. Shop through Nov. 15. Free shipping directly to home on book-only orders > $25. Purchases support schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Find these new titles and much more on our Virtual Book Fair. Shop now through Nov. 15. Shipped direct to home with free shipping on book only orders over $25. All purchases supports our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Checkout the New Virtual 360 Bookfair. It’s almost like being there in person! Shop now through Nov. 15. Shipped direct to home with free shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools
5 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is open through November 15! Empower your kids by letting them browse and choose books in the fun, interactive Virtual Book Fair at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sheldonschools Shipping is free on book-only orders over $25. All purchases support our schools.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Popkes and Ms. Stofferan , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
A group of Middle school students had the opportunity to help the Prairie Arts Council with some holiday prep today!  It’s a great day to be an Orab!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th graders are saying “Boo” to drugs for Red Ribbon Week.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is online this year with something for all grade levels! Support our schools and help your child discover new books, favorite characters and authors, complete series, and more. Watch for the web link to our Fair Home Page starting Monday, Nov. 2.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is online this year with something for all grade levels! Support our schools and help your child discover new books, favorite characters and authors, complete series, and more. Watch for the web link to our Fair Home Page starting Monday, Nov. 2.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is going Virtual this year! From November 2 through November 15, discover new books with your kids. Bonus: Each purchase supports our school. All books ship directly to your home. Watch for the link to our VIrtual Book Fair starting November 2.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Our Book Fair is going Virtual this year! From November 2 through November 15, discover new books with your kids. Bonus: Each purchase supports our school. All books ship directly to your home. Watch for the link to our VIrtual Book Fair starting November 2.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Just a reminder, those planning to attend Regional Final VB need to purchase a wristband from the SHS office. They can be purchased before/after school today and tom. until 4:30. Students can stop in during the day to get a wristband. These will not be available at the gate Tues.
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mr. Te Grotenhuis and Mr. Lenderink , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Those planning to attend the Regional Final VB game at Sioux Center on Oct. 27 at 7:00 need to purchase a wristband from the Sheldon HS office. These can be purchased before/after school today, Monday and Tuesday until 4:30. Students can stop in during the day to get a wristband.
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
Math students practice their fraction skills by completing a digital escape room!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Need help planning for Halloween? 6th grade math students are ready to help!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Free school meals will be continued through 2020-21 school year! Students will have to pay for seconds, ala carte items and/or extra milk, but breakfast and lunch will be provided at no cost. #orabstrong
6 months ago, Cory Myer
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mr. Lloyd and Mrs. Johnson , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th grade math students practice their math skills by completing riddles today. Why do birds fly south for the winter? Because it is too cold to walk!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th graders working on estimating percents by keeping a running total and using their common fractions and percents!
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Hanning and Mr. Zankowski , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Tues, Oct. 13th Sheldon SLT will be hosting a Pink Out at the home VB matches. The SLT will be selling raffle tickets for $5 to win a basket full of awesome, locally donated prizes as well as a free will donation. Proceeds will be given to Sanford Sheldon to help pay for mammograms in our community. Wear Pink to help support those battling breast cancer and breast cancer survivors!
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th grade studies survival skills with Osceola County Conservationist Matt Jurgens.
6 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Sheldon 8th Grade Volleyball vs. Central Lyon scheduled for tonight, Oct. 6th, at Sheldon HS has been cancelled.  No make-up is planned.  7th Grade volleyball vs. Central Lyon at Sheldon MS is on as scheduled and will start at 4:15 tonight. 
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Vogel and Mrs. Keepers , thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
6 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Woelber and Mrs. Prewitt, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Keizer and Mrs. Craig, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlight this week features Mrs. Bosma and Mrs. Sneiderman, thanks for the work you do for our students and community!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
TAG students recognized for work on the website FiveThirtyEight! "I was delighted to see that there was a fierce competition in Iowa’s Sheldon Community School District." Zach Wissner-Gross, editor. https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/can-you-reach-the-summit-first/
7 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Free school meals for all students. See link for more details. https://tinyurl.com/y4focm3x
7 months ago, Cory Myer
Eric Maassen
Our staff spotlights this week feature Mr. Chambers and Mrs. Fitzgerald. Thanks for your work in support of our students at Sheldon CSD!
7 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Homecoming shirt order forms are available in each of our building offices now. Orders are due back to your building office by noon this Friday! #orabs
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
We continue our staff spotlights this morning with Supt. Myer and AD Mr. Maassen!
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Sheldon CSD would like to recognize are our staff members this year. We are beginning with our building level principals. Look for more staff members in the coming weeks!
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
As we prepare to host our Sports Drink Scrimmages Friday night, see the image for more details for those attending. With all activities, please stay home if you are not feeling well and experiencing any symptoms.
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th graders are sharpening their chrome book skills in math so we are ready to go digital this year! #sms #orabstrong
8 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
A friendly Jenga competition to get our day started #woelberta #sms
8 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
Sheldon Middle School got the school year off to a great start this morning with their annual flag raising ceremony! https://kiwaradio.com/local-news/sms-welcomes-everyone-with-flag-raising-ceremony/
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Orab Fall Store is live, orders will close August 10 and are expected to be delivered in 2-4 weeks from closing! https://sheldon-fall-store.itemorder.com/sale
8 months ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
The Orab Fall Store is live, orders will close August 10 and are expected to be delivered in 2-4 weeks from closing! https://sheldon-fall-store.itemorder.com/sale
9 months ago, Eric Maassen
Cindy Barwick
Just a reminder about 5th grade orientation next Monday at 5:30 in the MS gym. We will sit in the bleachers or on the gym floor (bring a blanket!) so we can spread out a bit. Hope to see all 5th graders and parents there!
9 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Cindy Barwick
5th Grade Orientation will be held at 5:30 on August 3 at the MS. Parents and students are encouraged to attend to meet teachers and hear a little more about what to expect in 5th grade. The event will be held in the gym with seating in the bleachers and on the floor (bring a blanket!) so that we can spread out and social distance. See you there!
9 months ago, Cindy Barwick
Carla Kleinwolterink
Online registration OPENS TOMORROW July 1, 2020 to July 20, 2020. There will be a day to come to the high school if you need assistance or translator on July 13, 2020 from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. Please see your inbox/email for more information!
10 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
4th Grade Families Check out this tour of Sheldon Middle School https://youtu.be/1IppACa-FQo Meet the 5th grade teachers! https://youtu.be/JM5TCLfbLso
11 months ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
RESERVE A BOOK ON OUR CURBSIDE LIBRARY! Reserve via the Google Form link below by noon on Mondays. Book pickup, Monday 5-7 pm @ your child’s school. Reservation Form: https://bit.ly/2R9ohoV Online Catalogs: http://destiny.sheldon.k12.ia.us/
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
RESERVE A BOOK ON OUR CURBSIDE LIBRARY! Reserve via the Google Form link below by noon on Mondays. Book pickup, Monday 5-7 pm @ your child’s school. Reservation Form: https://bit.ly/39A61LF Online Catalogs: http://destiny.sheldon.k12.ia.us/
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
We were 🧡🖤 orange and black on our little walk this morning before it rains! #smsrocks #orabnation #orabstrong
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
We always wear Orab gear around the Maassen household! #orabnation #orabstrong
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Office work and sack lunch deliveries kept these 2 Orabs busy today #orabstrong
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Worker bees getting food bags packed up today! #orabstrong
about 1 year 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
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Orab Cafe ! Volunteers and Cooks getting lunches and breakfast ready for our kids ❤️ #takingcareofeachother #orabstrong
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
ORAB Meals On The Go are ready for distribution at Methodist Church #takingcareofeachother #orabnationstrong
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Ty Rushing talked journalism with middle schoolers.
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
MS/HS Procession of Choirs sounded outstanding!
about 1 year ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
Matthew Meyer used the band saw in Tech to cut his name into his dragster for Dragster Design! #STEM #engineering #smstech #smsrocks #orabnation
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
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
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to Mrs. T for being the McDonalds teacher of the month! #smsrocks #orabnation
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Glacier activity in 6 grade science
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon schools will have a 2 hour late start on Thursday, February 13 due to extremely cold temperatures.
about 1 year ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Last basketball concession stand for Mrs.Holles and a few of the boys.
about 1 year ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Drum Line rocked the house tonight!
about 1 year ago, Cory Myer
Cory Myer
Middle School Student-Led Assembly. Great way to kick off a Friday morning. Outstanding leadership!
about 1 year ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th graders use google slides during math class to collaborate and learn which unit rate is the best. #uniteates #math #smsrocks #googlslides #orabnation
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
So pumped to bring an expert into the classroom with @zoom_us! 6th graders are hearing from REAL LIFE geologist Chris Carson about the rock cycle, local rock types, and a fossil found by one of their classmates! #science #VirtualLearning #LocalToGlobal
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
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
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SMS 8th Graders working on their Growth of a Nation museum exhibits #smsrocks #orabnation
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SMS 5th graders working on discovering solutions and mixtures. #smsrocks #orabnation
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th Graders spent the afternoon working on a new skill, ice skating!
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
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
about 1 year 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
about 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
SMS students and staff began their Leader on Me lessons with habit 1: being proactive. Turned lemons into lemonade #smsrocks #leaderinme #beproactive #orabnation
about 1 year 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
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Congratulations to Josiah who place 1st in bowling at the Special Olympcs on Saturday #sms #orabnation
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
Sheldon Schools will be dismissing early at 1:15 due to incoming winter weather. No afternoon preschool or ECSE.
over 1 year ago, Cory Myer
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
over 1 year 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
over 1 year 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!
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
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
over 1 year ago, Eric Maassen
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.
over 1 year 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 8 pm. Hope to see all of our Sheldon School families there.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th and 8th graders demonstrating their archery skills in PE!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th graders are completing an escape room with fraction operations. Will they "escape" their homework??? #sms #escapehomework #orabnation #orabtech
over 1 year 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
over 1 year 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
over 1 year 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
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th graders interviewed someone about money and then shared interesting and funny things they learned #flipgridfever #sms #orabnation #money
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7/8 students painted pumpkins as a TA activity on Friday.
over 1 year 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
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Thanks to Farm Credit Services for their $500 donation to the SMS Color Run. #colorrun #sms #orabnation
over 1 year 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
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
MS students at Drop Zone #orabnation #sms
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
All kinds of STEM project based learning going on in 7th grade Tech today!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
6th Grade students participated in a Zoom meeting with award-winning author, Kate DiCamillo! #katedicamillo
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Demonstrating our woodworking skills by cutting out dragsters in Tech today! #woodworking #techclass #smsrocks
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th and 8th grade PE enjoyed the beautiful afternoon by wrapping up their disc golf unit at Hills Park!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Cory Myer
New salad bar is a nice addition to the lunch line. #lovinglunch
over 1 year ago, Cory Myer
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th grade Engineering Rockets Flight Challenge winners! Students competed for the longest flight time and the highest altitude.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th graders doing a GPS scavenger hunt for PE Monday before the rain!!!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th graders up and moving with Quizlet Live!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
MS teachers putting their Leader in Me training to work, putting 1st things 1st and talking big rocks today at PLC #LiM #puttingfirstthingsfirst #bigrocks
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th grade is practicing the skill of making predictions by doing a QR scavenger hunt.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Students and staff had a blast at the color run today!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
For website 5th grade students working as detectives on their inference activities.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Mrs. Dibbet's class is working on solving some riddles today by using their exponent skills!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Russell from Up, Lilo, Minnie Mouse, Goofy, and other 6th graders spend time reviewing plot diagram.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th graders are working on their metric sense in math today!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
8th graders writing from different points of view.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
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.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
5th graders...Testing to see if flour and sugar are able to conduct electricity and are water soluble.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Favorite team day at middle school. This is Mrs. T’s favorite shirt! Go Cowboys 💙🏈💙
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
5th graders learning about matter. Today’s experiment is heating flour & sugar to see if they melt.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th graders did preliminary testing for their rockets today in Tech. They tested big bottles and small bottles with varying amounts of pressure and amounts of water to gather information on how to proceed with designing their own rocket next week.
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
7th graders are practicing their number sense rules in math! Collaborating allows us to learn together!!!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Carla Kleinwolterink
Students in 7th and 8th grade math have gone digital this year!!!
over 1 year ago, Carla Kleinwolterink
Eric Maassen
The Middle School Marching Band in the Sheldon Celebration Days Parade!
over 1 year 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
over 1 year 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
over 1 year ago, Eric Maassen
Eric Maassen
Sheldon CSD Staff finished up a great morning of TLC Kickoff with a district lunch at Hills Park!
over 1 year 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!
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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/
over 1 year ago, Eric Maassen
Cindy Barwick
We are in need of chain gang workers for 7th and 8th grade football games. Games are on Tuesdays and start at 4:15. If you are interested in helping out this season, please contact Mrs. Barwick. (cindy.barwick@sheldonschools.com). Thank you!
over 1 year ago, Cindy Barwick
Cindy Barwick
Middle school athletic practices will begin August 26. Physicals need to be turned in by then. All practices will be held after school. No need to sign up ahead of time. Contact office with questions.
over 1 year ago, Cindy Barwick
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
over 1 year ago, Eric Maassen