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Dennis Conroy chosen one of “The Area Best”

Posted on March 30th, 2015

Dennis Conroy

Dennis Conroy – Band Director, Hayfield High School was recently on the “8 of the Area’s Best” list of local teachers as nominated by their students.  Congratulations Mr. Conroy!!  Click here to read the article.




MN Opera coming to Hayfield Elementary School

Posted on March 30th, 2015

Representatives from the MN Opera will be coming to Hayfield Elementary School on April 1st, 7th, 8th and 9th to teach the elementary students about opera. All K-6 students have been learning music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to prepare for this event. Hayfield Elementary students, along with soloists from the MN Opera, will perform at our Spring Concert on April 9th at 7:00 p.m. in the High School West Gym.

6th Grade Math Masters

Posted on March 30th, 2015
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6th Grade Math Masters

Congrats to the two Hayfield 6th Grade Math Master Teams who competed in the Math Masters Competition on Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Austin MN. Lynsey Knudson received a ribbon for placing 14th out of 110 students in the Fast Facts Round and Adam Pike received a medal for placing 4th out of 110 students in the Individual Round. The two Hayfield 6th grade teams placed 10th and 18th out of 24 teams from the southeast Minnesota area.

Vocal Small Group Contest

Posted on March 24th, 2015
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Small Group Contest Vocal Participants

On Monday, March 16th, 27 Hayfield Choir members performed at MSHSL Small Group Contest. Many were involved in more than one performance in solos, duets, trios, and small ensembles. Six soloist, a trio, and two ensembles were award with a superior rating from Hayfield. Here are the results from the day.

Superior Solos: Kara Decker, Kristen Eggler, Emily Grav, Kayli Hetrick, Katie Robinson, Kiah Thorson
Superior Trio: Kristen Eggler, Emily Grav, Kaila Meyer
Superior Ensemble: Alexis Dudycha, Bobbi Gunsallus, Kelly Johnson, Olivia Matti, Alyssa Sotelo, Brooke Zahnle.
Superior Ensemble: Viking Singers-Kristen Eggler, Emily Grav, Jason Klimavicz, Owen Novotne, Jacob Olive, Luke Risius, Katie Robinson, Remi Van Beek
Excellent Solos: Melanie Eggler, Remi Van Beek
Excellent Duet: Amy Jarrett & Bailey Lubbert
Excellent Trio: Lily Decker, Justice Edds, Kayli Hetrick
Excellent Ensemble: Kristofer Aasen, Jason Klimavicz, Carter Louks, Steven Miner, Owen Novotne, Jacob Olive, Max Olive, Luke Risius

Congratulations to all that participated!

Magic Show

Posted on March 18th, 2015

Jim_Jayes-RWednesday March 18th, the Brownsdale PIE (Parents in Education) group sponsored Jim Jayes, magician and puppeteer, from Austin, MN. He did a magic show at Brownsdale Elementary School and the students loved him.




Speech Team

Posted on March 18th, 2015

Speech2-RThe Hayfield High School Speech Team had another productive competition at the conference tournament on Monday March 16th. This tournament brings out the best in everyone and also gives the team a good idea of what sub-sections will look like in 2 weeks. Logan Monahan and Hannah Johnson performed well and earned third place overall in the category of Duo Interpretation. Tucker Cordle keeps improving week after week and reached 5th place in the conference in the category of Discussion in only his third tournament ever. The rest of the team also competed well, and we are looking forward to traveling to Lake City for a tournament on Saturday. Good luck, Viking speakers!

Tool Donation

Posted on March 16th, 2015

Ag Students with tool donation.

On Monday March 16th the Hayfield High School Agriculture Department received a very generous donation from Tractor Supply Company or TSC of Rochester, MN. The donation consisted of $1500 of brand new Kawasaki power tools. The Agriculture 1 & 2 class of 9th and 10th graders assisted Mr. Ben Slowinski from Tractor Supply Company (a graduate of Hayfield High School and the Ag department) with the unloading of the 25 plus pieces of equipment. The students, Mr. Thompson and Hayfield Community Schools would like to express our sincere appreciation for this very nice and unexpected donation!

Science & Inventors Fair

Posted on March 11th, 2015

On Tuesday March 10th, Hayfield Elementary School hosted the Annual Science & Inventors Fair in the Hayfield High School West Gym

Over 160 students had the opportunity to participate. 60 students from grade 4 had their inventions judged. 101 students from grades 5 & 6 had their science projects judged and were awarded ribbons based on the total score received from the judges.

35 students were selected to move on to the next level of competition at Stewartville Wednesday, March 18th.

Click here for pictures and a breakdown of ribbons awarded