Chatfield High School Daily Announcements

Friday, October 23
Day: 32
Middle School: Day: 2



“Happiness is a product of attitude and thought. It comes from you, not to you.”
-Richard Dal


All Student Announcements (7-12):


The following is your official notification: Any educational Zoom/Virtual learning session or distance learning content is for educational purposes only. By accessing this material, you agree not to share this content with anyone not enrolled in the class or assisting an enrolled student. Unauthorized distribution of any distance learning content, including sharing video recordings or screenshots on the internet or social media, is strictly prohibited and may result in disciplinary action and/or the suspension of a student’s access to certain distance learning materials, formats and other privileges.


Happy Halloween! In order to celebrate, Student Senate is hosting a pumpkin decorating competition for everyone in grades 7-12. Show off your pumpkin carving, painting, or decorating skills and really get in the spooky season spirit! Submit a picture of you and your pumpkin to by noon on Friday the 30th to be entered into the competition. The pumpkin pictures will be judged by a few staff members and prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Good luck and happy decorating!


ALL 7-12 students: There will be members of Chatfield’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) group will be at lunch today (Thursday 10/22) and Tuesday (10/27) to take pledges for Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week is a time to pledge to make the world a drug free and better place. If you are willing to make that pledge please stop by and pledge at lunch!


History Day: Anybody who loves history, and would be interested in learning about History Day, please join Mr. Slowiak at 7:15 tomorrow, Friday 10/23, on a Zoom meeting. The link and meeting ID is attached. Join Zoom Meeting. Anybody 7-12 is welcome to join.

Meeting ID: 960 9965 3899
Passcode: History


Delta is looking for new members, grades 7-12!

Delta is a group made up of students and teachers who are working together to positively influence the culture and relationships at our school.  We want to create positive change, make all students feel welcome, and recognize the accomplishments of our CHS community.  We plan to meet monthly via Zoom.

If you are interested, please fill out the application linked here:



Senior High Announcements (9-12):

All girls who borrowed cheerleader uniforms please return them ASAP to Michele in the Business office


Seniors who are presenting at the MHS banquet on Tuesday should pick up their scripts from Mrs. Bren.


Seniors: Please drop off your suggestions for class motto and/or flower with Mrs. Bren


This year’s Rube Goldberg Contest challenge is “Shake and Pour a Box of Nerds.”  Mrs. Gathje is looking for a team of 3-10 students in grades 9-12 to design a 75-step chain reaction machine out of household objects.  The build will start soon, so please let Mrs. Gathje know if you are interested by Friday 23 October.


This year’s Minnesota Engineering Contest theme is “Driving Change through Transportation.”  Mrs. Gathje is looking for a team of 3-10 students in grades 9-12 to design a 20-step chain reaction machine out of household objects.  The build will start soon, so please let Mrs. Gathje know if you are interested by Friday 23 October.


The Regional Science Fair will be held virtually in February 2021.  Any student in grade 9-12 is invited to work with Mrs. Gathje on an original research project.  Projects can be done as an individual or in teams of 2.  Please see Mrs. Gathje for details. 


Counselor News:

A reminder:
Most Minnesota schools are free to apply to during the month of October.

Seniors, you may want to check out this scholarship. COCA-COLA SCHOLARS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP at

Deadline to apply is 4PM, October 31, 2020.  The link has been emailed to you.


Juniors & Seniors:  A representative from University of Wisconsin – STOUT is having a ZOOM meeting for anyone interested in Stout on Wednesday, October 28 at 1:25PM.  Sign up on the list outside the Counseling Office or by emailing Mrs. Dudek.  You will be emailed the ZOOM link before the meeting.


Stay up-to-date with all things WSU Admissions by following @WSUVisits on Twitter!
Ways to Meet What’s Possible at Winona State:
* Visit campus in-person by reservation on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for the Admissions Presentation and combined Campus/Housing Tour (Masks Required)
* To talk with a Freshmen Admissions Counselor at any point throughout the day call 507.457.5100, or visit our Freshmen Ask-Us-Anything Zoom Room on Tuesdays 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM and Thursday 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
*Check out WSU Campus and Housing Tour Videos as well as a recorded version of our Admissions Presentation
* Sign up for a LIVE Virtual Admissions Presentation held Tuesdays at 7:00 PM
Find all of these options on the WSU Admissions Webpage


Middle School Announcements (7-8):

Junior High Knowledge Bowl will happen this year! If you are in 7th grade and interested in finding out more or in 8th grade and ready to return to the team, please send an email to Mrs. Hanson ( letting her know you are interested.



Breakfast: Pancakes, Choice of Cereal
Classic Café: Crispy Chicken Sandwich, Green beans
Diner Cheeseburger Basket
Grab & Go: Yogurt Pak with Bagel

Extra Curricular Activities:

Congratulations to Our Head Cross Country Coach Jayna Harstad who was named Section Coach of the Year. 

Friday, October 23rd

7:00 Varsity Football home ZM