Parent Seminar – Understanding Your Adolescent Brain

Sketch of the human brain with multi-colored words that suggest the things that are in the teenage brain

Hudson Middle School is hosting a Parent Seminar on Monday, March 12 from 5:30-6:30 PM.

The seminar topic is, Understanding Your Adolecent Brain, presented by Brian Crim, LMFT

Brian will be presenting an abbreviated version of his Understanding Your Adolescent seminar. He will discuss how the teenage brain works, the changes it is going through during these years, and how to encourage a healthy and positive relational dynamic with teens. Time permitting, Brian hopes to touch on a couple of areas he is frequently asked about at these seminars…media/technology and depression/anxiety in teens.

For additional information contact Ms. Bellville, HMS School Social Worker at 715.377.3820 or

High School Construction Update – January 2018

Exterior view of the installed windows of the addition.

As people drive by the High School campus, they can see the majority of the majority of the exterior walls of the addition are complete. Inside, drywall is being installed throughout the addition. Above is an image of the new addition with installed stone exterior and windows.

A view of the steel construction of the new main corridor.

The image above shows the addition looking south from the new main corridor and locker bay.

A view of the steel construction of the new main corridor.

This image is a view west to east of the new main corridor.

Construction view of the addition with drywall being completed.

Installation of the drywall in the addition progresses.

Renovations on existing portions of the building are focused on the Music Department’s spaces. Below is a video clip showing the band room wall being deconstructed to make way for new doors and windows.

Construction of the choir room with overhead structures covered in spray insulation.

The new choir room above will be significantly larger than the old space.

Cement floor in the admin level of the rotunda.

The cement flooring has been poured in the administrative offices.

Hudson High School Presents “The Sound of Music” – Box Office Opens Feb. 1st

Sound of Music Promo Picture

Hudson High School Theater presents “The Sound of Music” for six performances, February 16th  –  February 25th in our beautiful new auditorium! Ticket prices are $12.00 for adults and $7.00 for students. The box office is open beginning Feb. 1st from 3PM to 7PM Monday through Friday. The Box Office number is: 715-377-3808.

Women in STEM Open House

Multi-colored posted advertising Women in Stem Open House on Tuesday, Feb. 20 from 5-8PM at Hudson Middle School.

Hudson School District is holding its 6th Annual Women in STEM+ Open House.

The event is open to all students in the area in grades K-12. The event includes:

  • Nearly 100 fun, hands-on, engaging STEM+ activities.
  • Representatives from 75 employers and post-secondary schools.
  • Meet and talk with STEM+ female professionals.

For more information contact: Jodie Bray, Engineering and Technology teacher at Hudson Middle School or Melisa Hansen, Hudson School to Career Coordinator

Bravo! Middle School Choir Members

Six Middle School students stand in a line dressed in black and white for honors choir.

Six musicians were selected to represent Hudson Middle School in the prestigious, “WCDA Middle Level All-State Choir” this past weekend in Wausau, WI. The singers rehearsed and performed with 150 other students from across the state this past weekend. Students from left to right: Anya Getschel, Emma Hatch, Molly Weber, Brenna Forster, Jasper Halverson, Ben Heckmann.

Students Donate Over 200 Socks

A large group of middle school students show off the socks they collected for an area shelter.

Hudson Middle School students in Excalibur House donated over 200 pairs of socks for people in need at Grace Place in New Richmond. Socks are the number one item needed by individuals living in shelters. Students went one step further and stuffed the socks with toiletries and snacks. Great service project Excalibur students!

Raiders of the Month

A group of six 8th grade students hold their Raider of the Month certificates.

Several Hudson Middle School students were recognized as “Raiders of the Month” for December.  The learning habit for December was “service.” Students, parents, and staff gathered for a celebration breakfast on December 15th.


Pictured below are 6th Grade students: Lillian Kirkpatrick, Makena Maddigan, Dylan Sias, Lauren Ledbury, Destany Pedersen.  Students not pictured are: Hunter Schurtz, Mason Dana, Jadyn Terry


Pictured below are 7th Grade students: Sam Phillips, Keegan Edblom, Gabrielle Goertzen, Heather Derrick, Evelyn Marnell, Parker Heineman.   Students not pictured are: Lauren Brusky, Dylan Saggese


Pictured below are 8th Grade students:  Back row – Linsie Thielke, Luci Brtck, Bailee Kenning, Ezra Prescher   Front Row – Sydney Warren, Jacob Hennemann, Nixon Franta, Luca Pierre