Hayden Valley High School

Hayden High School

Hayden Valley High School Start Time: 8:00AM
Hayden Valley High School Dismissal Time: 4:06 PM

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The Student/Parent Handbook contains information that is vital to students’ success at Hayden Secondary Schools. The handbook contains information that is pertinent to each and every student in attendance, and every student will be held accountable for its contents. Therefore, it is imperative that all students and their parents/guardians thoroughly review the complete handbook, to ensure they are familiar with all of the policies at HSS.

Supply List

2022-23 High School Supply List, WELCOME BACK!

Graduation Requirements

All students must meet or exceed state and district academic standards prior to becoming eligible to graduate or complete the requirements and goals as listed in a student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP), which may include modified academic standards.



School Counseling Department Services

School Counselors focus on the following major areas of service and often consult with other educators to utilize pertinent guidance-related information.

  • Academic Achievement
  • Career Development
  • Personal/Social Development
  • Community Parent Involvement

If you have a concern or question about your student, the school counselor might be the place to start!


This class involves the exploration of manufacturing and construction through the use of metallurgical (metal) products. Emphasis includes Arc, MIG, and Oxy-acetylene welding in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions. Plasma cutting will also be explored. The completion of a project is required in this course. Students may enroll in welding all four years of high school. Students who take welding their second year continue to advance their welding skills exploring basic certification testing & practicing. The emphasis is based on American Welding Societies and the American Petroleum Institutes welding standards and codes. Basic TIG welding of mild & stainless steel will also be explored. Completion of a major project in all advanced welding classes is required.

Mechanics & Auto Body

Students will explore automobiles as well as their evolution. The emphasis is on auto repair, rebuilding motors, drive trains, brake systems, electrical systems, fuel systems, suspension systems, and diagnostics as well as shop safety. ASE test preparation in all of these areas. Students will also explore auto body repair & painting. Students will learn basic sheet metal work, sanding, dent pulling, welding, painting flames, painting acrylic paint, metallic paint & clear coating.

Computer access via the Parent Information Kiosk at the secondary main office is now available for parents to look up their child’s information on PowerSchool. PowerSchool allows the parent to view their student’s grades, assignments, attendance, and lunch accounts. Parents can also explore the district’s new and improved website. Access to the Parent Information Kiosk is available during regular office hours, 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Hayden Valley Schools Front Entrance
Steve McDonald

Steve McDonald
High School Principal/Instructional Coach
P.O. Box 70, 300 Breeze Basin
Hayden, CO  81639
(970) 276-3756

Kim Temple

Kim Temple
Secondary Administrative Assistant
(970) 276-3761
Fax: (970) 276-4374