Middle School West

Welcome to the Middle School West!

Welcome to St. Michael-Albertville Middle School West. We are excited to work with great students and families every day in our schools and wonderful community. We continue to strive for excellence in every aspect of your child’s education. We are excited to share our extraordinary accomplishments throughout this school year. Thank you for partnering with us to provide a world class education.

11343 50th Street NE, Albertville, MN 55301

Phone: (763) 497-4524
Fax: (763) 497-6566

Ann-Marie Foucault - Superintendent
Andrew Merfeld - Principal
Lynn Jennissen - Assistant Principal

2017-2018 Upcoming Meeting Dates

West Sports Eligibility Meeting August 14 at 6:00 PM

WEB Leader Training- August 21 from 8:00 - 1:00

WEB Leader Training- August 22- from 8:00 - 1:00

WEB 5th Grade Orientation- August 23 from 8:15 -12:00

5th Grade Picture Night- August 23 from 5:00 - 7:00

Zahler's Photography- School Picture Form

5th Grade Orientation Night- August 23 from 5:00 -7:00

6-8th Grade Walk Through- August 24 from 3:30 - 6:30

6-8th Grade Picture Night- August 24 from 3:30 - 6:30

6-8th Grade Open House August 29 from 6:00 - 7:30



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Thursday, September 21st, 2017 - Day 1

Posted on: September 21, 2017

Good morning, it is Thursday, September 21st.  It is a day 1.  

Students, this is a reminder about Cell Phones and Electronic Devices:  Students are not allowed to use electronic communication devices such as cellular phones, electronic games, CD players, Ipods, MP3 players, Apple Watches, etc. during the school day (8:00-3:05) unless they are using them in a Project Phoenix/BYOD Classroom.  If a staff sees that you have it out in the hallway between 8:00 and 3:05 or at lunch, they are instructed to bring it down to the office for your parent or guardian to pick up.

Attention Students and Staff,Today all students will complete the Bus Safety Training and Evacuation Drill starting at 9:00.  Teachers, check your email for the schedule.  The bus safety training and evacuations will be carried out using that schedule.

The Knights Honor drawings will be read today during lunch. 

All youth soccer players wearing a soccer jersey will get into the boys AND girls’ soccer games on September 30th for FREE.  Note this was a mistake on previous announcements, the games are on September 30th, not this Saturday.

The 7th grade football A team posted a shutout against East on Tuesday night.  The defense created two big turnovers.  Ethan B. caused a fumble and ran it 45 yards for a touchdown.  Josh S. had an interception and ran 30 yards.  Conner L. ran a 20 yard sweep in for a touchdown to give West 12 points.  The B team also defeated East.  Alex L. rushed for both touchdowns. Graham A., and Elijah H. both played phenomenal defense acquiring multiple tackles for a loss.

The boys’ soccer team defeated Chisago Lakes on Tuesday night.

On Tuesday the STMA Cross Country team ran an intersquad meet.  In the boys’ race, the  White team came in first with 66 pts.  Members of the winning team were Bobby C., Gavin G., Hayden H., and Nathan E.  Coming in second place was the Black team .  Adam H. finished second, Gavin R. finished 4th Bobby C. finished 5th , and Max D. finished 6th overall. The winning team in the girls’ race was the Black team. They beat the orange team by 1 point. Mia Marthaler was a member of the winning team.

Congratulations to the 8th grade A football team on their victory over Middle School East Tuesday night.  West rode the shoulders of their offensive line to the tune of three rushing touchdowns.  Kemry S. led the rushing attack with three scores.  Uriah P. hauled in a touchdown pass from Johnny T. to cap the scoring for the Knights.  Max K., Ben B., Johnny T. and JP J. added extra points.

Congratulations to the Girls Tennis team for their victory over Monticello on Tuesday.  The Knights tennis team is now 1-1.

Congratulations to the A and b Girls Soccer Teams on their wins against Becker Tuesday Night.  The A team won 4-1  with a hat trick by Sydney P., and a goal from Raelin S.  It was a great team effort on all fronts with key stops by both the defense and the keepers.  The B team won 6-0 with goals from Julia D., Olivia O., Edie N., and Nikki.  Keep up the great work girls.

Boys Soccer team is at Princeton (North Elementary) tonight.  B game is first. West team plays tonight.  Dismissal from class is at 2:55.

7th & 8th grade volleyball teams are home tonight against Chisago Lakes at 4:15.  B matches are first.

Girls tennis team is home tonight (at East) against Buffalo at 4:15.

Girls’ soccer team is home tonight (at East) against Cambridge-Isanti at 4:30.  B game is first.

Lunch today:  Lines one and two have breaded chicken patties.  Line three has barbecued beef hoagie, PBJ grape, deli turkey sandwich.

Homecoming dress up days for next week are Monday: Student/Teacher Swap, Tuesday: Beach Day, Wednesday: Wacky Wednesday/ Crazy Hair, Thursday: Dynamic Duo , Friday: Blue and Gold/ STMA School Spirit

Have a great day.

Parent/Community Business Curriculum Survey 2017-2018

Posted on: September 20, 2017

From September 23 through October 6, STMA will seek parent and community input in the curricular area of business. Though we cannot promise to fulfill all of your wishes due to graduation requirements, time, and financial limitations, it is our hope that by hearing from you, our partners in education, we will get new ideas on how to improve our curriculum.

Please take part in this survey.

Thank you for taking the time to make a difference in the education of our kids.

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 - Day 3

Posted on: September 20, 2017

Good morning, it is Wednesday, September 20th.  It is a day 3.  

All youth soccer players wearing a soccer jersey will get into the boys AND girls soccer games this Saturdayfor FREE.  The boys’ game will be at 11:00 and the girls will play at 1:00.  We hope to see you there!   

Don’t Forget to Make Time For Art!  REGISTER NOW Middle School West Art Club. Art Club is for students in GRADES 5-8 interested in making art after school. There will be eight class sessions Beginning in OCTOBER, taught by Ms. Erickson and Mrs. Miller. Art Club is from 3:15-4:15 and students will need to arrange getting a ride home after each session. Register ThroughCOMMUNITY EDUCATION Online

Homecoming dress up days for next week are Monday: Student/Teacher Swap, Tuesday: Beach Day, Wednesday: Wacky Wednesday/ Crazy Hair, Thursday: Dynamic Duo , Friday: Blue and Gold/ STMA School Spirit

On Monday the 7th grade Volleyball teams took on Buffalo.  Both A and B teams came away with wins.  The B team won 4 to 2.  They were led by Taylor M., and Holly C., with some tough serving.  The A team won 5 to 1 and dominated the serving line.  Our top server for the night was Madilyn G. with over 20 aces.  The team also saw some great serving from Mikaiah K. and Kassie M.  The team was also able to get in some hitting from Emily O. and Madilyn G. 

Lunch today:  Lines one and two have mandarin orange chicken.  Line three has pulled barbecued pork hoagie, PBJ grape, deli turkey sandwich.

Have a great day.

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