Rachel Hafen

About Me

Rachel (Kearl) Hafen was raised in Salt Lake City, studying music with Meredith Campbell and Jack Ashton’s Orchestra, and is a Clayton Middle School Alumni. As a dancer, she trained all over Salt Lake and Utah Counties as well as traveling to South Korea studying dance and interning at Soul Tanz Station (2011), and in Minzu, China at University in Beijing (2016). Rachel trained and studied Dance Education BA, at Brigham Young University, (2015-2018.) Rachel is currently teaching in the Salt Lake City School District as a full-time dance educator and is Marketing Chair for the Utah Dance Education Organization State Board. She hopes to continue to travel, perform, teach, and advocate for dance education in the state of Utah and internationally. 


Hello There!

Here is the recording for virtual "Back to School" night on September 24, 2020.

1st Period:

2nd Period:

3rd Period:

4th Period:

5th Period:

7th Period:

The following are highlights and links to the points above:

Missing, late, and other grade questions:

  • All missing work will show a 10% grade when the due date has passed (ex. 3/30)
  • Make-up work will be marked LATE but no deductions will be made for being late, up until the Term-end.
  • Grades on PowerSchool get updated overnight, each night. For the most accurate grade, check grades on WEDNESDAY mornings.

Remote Bell Schedule

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  • Additional Support Times (in YELLOW in the schedule above. Monday for this class)
  • How to set up a Canvas observer parent account (step-by-step guide Link Here )
  • How to access Zoom (visit the CANVAS HOMEPAGE)
  • Teacher office hours (asynchronous in ORANGE, GREEN, and YELLOW Monday in the schedule above)
  • Modules show the weekly schedule, and assignments to take attendance (visit the CANVAS HOMEPAGE)

Thank you for all you are doing! For supporting and encouraging your student to be self-directed and produce quality work in our unique situation. I am here for your students, to make this process the best it can be. Prompt them to reach out to me when you see they have questions regarding our class.

-Ms Hafen


Disclosure Documents

Title File
Theater I

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