Chatfield High School Daily Announcements

Tuesday, September 14
Day: 6
Middle School Day: 2


“Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.”-Shirley Thiessen

All Student Announcements (7-12):

All sale proceeds go to the senior class for their Disney trip!


FLU vaccine for CHS students and staff
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
9:00 a.m. – Noon
You can pick up and return your sheet to the HS office.
All vaccine sheets need to be turned in no later than Friday, October 8 at noon.


Reminder: Picture retakes are Thursday, September 16th 7:30-10:30am in the Multipurpose Room.
Students will be called down by grade.

Region 8 FFA Fall Leadership Day is back in person and will be held Thursday 9/23 during the school day.  All students in grades 7-12 are eligible to attend.  This is a great opportunity to learn more about FFA and build leadership skills.  Please see Ms Fritz this week if you are interested in attending and she will get you the rest of the details.  Register early to get your choice in business tours offered that day

Any students interested in learning more about the following fall FFA judging contests please see Ms Fritz for more details - General Livestock, Horse, Dairy, Poultry, Soils, Forestry - additional contests will be coming later in the year

FFA shake machine sign up for shifts with Willette and Fritz at the link below - this helps pay for your State Convention trip in the spring
Chatfield FFA : Chatfield FFA Shake Machine Sign up (
For those interested in Ag Program/FFA updates please check out our newlsetter at


Delta applications are now available!  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 are responsible for G.O.P.H.E.R. cards, staff question of the month, the military recognition wall, Holiday Hooplah Week, the Gopher Podcast, and so much more.  All students in grades 7-12 are invited to apply.  You can find the application link here: or scan the QR code on one of the posters in the hallway.  We hope you consider joining us!  Applications will be accepted through Friday, September 24.


Fall play auditions for grades 7-12 will be September 20th in the Forum room at 3:30, and again at 7pm. Performance dates are November 12th at 7pm and November 13th at 1pm. Rehearsals will be every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 7-8:30pm starting October 4th. Please bring a list of any conflicts. Thank you!


Senior High Announcements (9-12):

Current MHS members can pick up an Officer Application for the 2021-2022 school year in Mrs. Gathje’s room.  Applications are due Tuesday September 21 at 3:10 pm.


There will be a Minnesota Honor Society (MHS) Meeting on Wednesday September 22 at 3:10 pm in Mrs. Gathje’s room for election of officers and brief overview of this year’s service opportunities.


SADD will meet monthly on Mondays at lunch time starting next Monday (9/20).

History Day meetings will be Tuesdays after school (3:10-3:30). 

COLLEGE INFO:  Sara Kling-Punt from RCTC will be here once a month throughout the school year. She can help with pretty much anything “COLLEGE”:  PSEO at RCTC, enrolling at RCTC or other colleges, help with FAFSA (financial aid), almost any college questions you may have. Her first visit will be Wednesday, September 15 from 12:30 to 3:00PM.  If you want to meet with her, you must SIGN UP with Mrs. Dudek in the counseling office by Tuesday, September 14.

Juniors: If you missed out on signing up to work concessions to help pay for your senior class trip, there are still a few spots left that need to be filled.
See Ms. Adams by Friday, Sept. 17th to sign up and see what is available.

JV and Varsity baseball players still needing to turn in any baseball jerseys, pants, belts and pullovers please turn into Coach Baum ASAP! We are missing quite a few pullovers!  Thanks in advance!


JV and Varsity GBB players need to turn in their summer league jerseys to Coach Baum ASAP please!! Thanks in advance!


Attention all 10th graders: Jostens Sophomore Ring Meeting
Tuesday, September 14th 1:25-1:45pm in the Forum


There are raffle tickets available to sell if anyone is able to pick them up and get selling. Remember that every ticket sold helps each senior add more money to his/her account. Please get your unsold tickets in so someone else might be able to sell them. All money and tickets need to be in now if you are done selling.


10th GRADERS!  PSAT TESTING IS WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13. You must sign up by WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6!  Cost of test is $15.  Signup sheet and test prep booklets are on table outside of counseling office.  Any questions, see Mrs. Duxbury

Senior Trip Students
We are selling Huey's Pizza’s!!   Sales Slips are here.  If you would like to sell Huey's Pizzas, please stop by the Counseling office and grab a sales sheet.
Money is collected as you sell the pizzas.  All money and order sheets are due the Wednesday September 29. 

Counselor News:

Middle School Announcements (7-8):



Breakfast: Mini Pancakes, Choice of Cereal
Classic Café: Chicken in Gravy, Whole wheat dinner roll, vegetable choice, fruit choice
Diner: Ham & Cheese Flatbread
Grab & Go: Turkey Deli Sub Sandwich

Extracurricular Activities:
Tuesday, September 14th
4:30 7th grade Football at Triton
4:30 7th and 8th grade Volleyball home vs LaCrescent-Hokah
4:45 9th grade Volleyball home vs LaCrescent-Hokah
5:45 8th grade Football at Triton
6:00 JV Volleyball home vs LaCrescent-Hokah
7:15 Varsity Volleyball home vs LaCrescent-Hokah

Thursday, September 16th
4:15 Cross Country at Mayo
4:30 7th and 8th grade Volleyball at LA
4:45 9th grade Volleyball at LA
6:00 JV Volleyball at LA
7:15 Varsity Volleyball at LA

Friday, September 17th
7:00 Varsity Football at Caledonia

Saturday, September 18th
8:00 Varsity Volleyball at WK tournament
8:00 JV Volleyball at RP tournament
9:00 9th grade Volleyball at Stewartville tournament