WELCOME TO SCHOOL DISTRICT 197

Through personalized learning plans, cutting edge technology, and the active involvement of community partners, West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools (District 197) takes each student's dreams and turns them into reality.

DISTRICT NEWS

Sibley Senior Spotlight: Meital Gewirtz
Posted on 05/29/2015
As founder of the non-profit Soaps for Hope and co-founder of the Henry Sibley club Girls Learn International, Meital Gewirtz has spent a significant portion of her time in high school focused on helping others. In addition to her humanitarian efforts, Meital has dedicated herself to achievement in the classroom.  READ MORE...
Sibley Senior Spotlight: Hieu Nguyen
Posted on 05/29/2015
Since moving to the United States in 2009, Hieu Nguyen has used his burgeoning interest in robotics and computers as a bridge to the English language and success at Henry Sibley High School.  READ MORE...
Sibley Junior Monte Fischer named 2015 Scholar of Distinction
Posted on 05/28/2015
Fischer is one of just 48 high school students from across the state to be recognized in 2015.  READ MORE...
Trucks & Travel - June 10
Posted on 05/27/2015
District 197 Early Learning Programs and Early Learning Advisory Council present Trucks & Travel on June 10 at Henry Sibley High School.  READ MORE...
Sibley Senior Spotlight: Catelin Do
Posted on 05/22/2015
Catelin Do came to high school with the longtime dream of becoming a doctor and during her four years at Henry Sibley she has pursued courses to help her continue down that path. Catelin has also enjoyed many other educational and co-curricular opportunities offered at Sibley, exploring her interests and talents beyond the medical field.  READ MORE...
Sibley Senior Spotlight: Adan Rodriguez
Posted on 05/22/2015
Through hard work and determination, Adan Rodriguez has experienced consistent growth as a student and achieved many of his personal goals, including all-conference honors in football, academic awards and acceptance into college. Even as his time at Sibley is winding down, Adan continues to work to develop new skills and prepare for life’s next steps.  READ MORE...
Heritage teacher Jennifer Anderson selected for Apple Distinguished Educator program
Posted on 05/22/2015
Anderson becomes the 17th Apple Distinguished Educator in Minnesota since 1994 and the second Heritage E-STEM Magnet School teacher to be selected.  READ MORE...
School District 197 selected to participate in Made in Minnesota Solar Program
Posted on 05/22/2015
Friendly Hills Middle School will be the host site for a solar power array installed through the Minnesota Department of Commerce's 2015 Made in Minnesota Solar Incentive Program.  READ MORE...
Garlough teacher Heather Wilsey named WEM Regional Award recipient
Posted on 05/21/2015
Heather Wilsey, a first grade teacher at Garlough Environmental Magnet School, has been named a WEM Regional Award recipient for Ethics in Education. She is the third Garlough teacher to receive a WEM award in the last three years.  READ MORE...

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