Emily Bengtson - Band
phone: (320) 384-6132 ext 2123
Ms. Bengtson joined the Hinckley-Finlayson staff in 2016. She teaches Jaguar Band and Concert Band at the high school, as well as 5th and 6th grade bands at Hinckley Elementary and Finlayson Elementary.
Ms. Bengtson is from Buffalo, MN. She graduated from Concordia College, Moorhead in 2016 with a B.A. in Music Education (instrumental emphasis). During her time at Concordia, she student taught 6th-8th grade band at Discovery Middle School in Fargo, ND.
Beyond teaching, Ms. Bengtson loves playing handbells, thrift shopping, drinking tea, and spending time with family.
AMY SCHMITZ - STEAM
ELIZABETH SIKKINK - CHOIR
phone: (320) 384-6132 ext 2121
My name is Elizabeth Sikkink. I grew up and graduated in Hinckley, then went onto Bethel University in St. Paul MN. I graduated with a degree in K-12 Music Education with an emphasis in Choral/Vocal music. I also took many courses in Theatre Education. I am conducting Jaguar Choir, and Concert Choir at the High School. As well as, teaching music in Finlayson.
In my spare time I enjoy hunting, reading a LOT, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.