Hayes Highlights

May 2021

From the desk of Principal Iverson

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District Parent Advisory Committee Meeting

We are better together!

The spring meeting of the District (Parent) Advisory Committee will be held on Wednesday, May 19th, from 5:00 - 6:00 PM. The purpose of the District Advisory Committee’s is to ensure active community participation in all planning for instruction and curriculum affecting Minnesota Academic Standards. The Committee’s role is to make recommendations and give feedback regarding school district-wide standards, assessments, and program evaluation. If you are interested in attending, please contact Kathy Backstrom at the district office at 763-502-5021 to RSVP.

PBIS Assembly April 2021


Important Information for our families

Campus Parent Portal guide

From Our Fridley Transportation Department

Hayes Monthly Calendar May 2021

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Mr. Yusuf Mohamud is a dedicated staff leader within our Hayes school community. His role encompasses many different things and he balances his vast responsibilities with calmness and grace. Yusuf serves our scholars well, as a mentor, a teacher, and someone they can count on for outrageous love when they need it most. He is always kind and positive in his interactions and has a unique way of making all he interacts with feel valued, heard and safe. In addition to working with our scholars, Yusuf is also a teacher of our staff. He facilitates learning opportunities for us to grow in our personal and professional journey with equity and inclusion. He is mindful of his approach in entering courageous conversations and pushes us as staff, to think critically about the decisions we make each day to serve our scholars well. All in all, our community is thankful for the gifts Yusuf brings to our community each day. For these reasons, he has been awarded Fridley’s District Employee of the Month.

Classroom spotlight

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Tiger Club Summer 2021

Are you looking for a summer program that will keep your kids entertained, challenged and moving all summer long? We are currently enrolling new students to join our Tiger Club Childcare Summer 2021 program! (For children ENTERING grades K-6)

This year’s Summer 2021 theme is: It’s a Global Getaway Summer! We provide lesson plans of summer theme “getaway” units, where students will learn and explore: Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, South America/Central America! In addition, Tiger Club provides daily activities for students, surrounding art, literacy, math and science, as well as daily gym/playground time, creative and guided group activities, weekly open swim, plus much more!

COVID-19 Response:

Tiger Club will continue to follow all CDC and Minnesota Departments of Health and Education COVID-19 guidance for Childcare providers.

  • Children and staff will be placed in consistent groups (or pods)
  • Masking, social distancing, cleaning and health screening procedures in place
  • Field trips will be limited to outdoor locations and on-site presenters
  • All Aquatics and Transportation department prevention guidance met

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