Ricardo Hayden » Mr. Hayden

Mr. Hayden

Hello! My name is Mr. Hayden and I am the Director of Bands here at Knoch for grades 6 - 12. I have taught in the South Butler County School District since 2007 making this my twelfth year here at Knoch and my 18th year of teaching overall. I received my Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and maintain my permanent certification through continuing education credits by attending various in-services, workshops and course work at various universities.


Courses I teach:


6th Grade Band

7th Grade Band

8th Grade Band

Middle School Jazz Band

High School Jazz Band

High School Concert Band

High School Marching Band Director

Spring Musical Pit Orchestra Director


I look forward to making new music with your kids each and every year!



For up to date information on coursework and assignments, please visit Google Classroom.

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