Ms. Schnell

Welcome to the Agriculture Education department! Agriculture Education provides numerous opportunities for students to engage in hands-on learning! With a diverse offering of courses, I am looking forward to an exciting year of success in our classroom!

Agriculture Teacher, Work Experience Coordinator, FFA Advisor

My name is Kristen Schnell and this is my 7th year at Stewartville High School. I completed general coursework at RCTC, received my bachelors degree in Agriculture Education from the University of Minnesota- Twin Cities and completed my Masters of Career and Technical Education from Concordia University- Portland.

If you have any questions or are interested in volunteering with the ag department or the FFA, please don't hesitate to contact me.


Teacher Schedule

Hour 1 7:50 - 8:38 Small Engines 1

Hour 2 8:42 - 9:30 Small Engines 1

Power-Up 9:30 - 9:38

Hour 3 9:42 - 10:30 Pet Care

Hour 4 10:32 - 11:36 Wildlife

Hour 5 11:40 - 12:28 Lunch & PREP

Hour 6 12:32 - 1:20 Intro to Ag 1

Hour 7 1:24 - 2:12 Teacher Prep

Hour 8 2:16 - 3:05 Work Experience

Classroom Expectations


-Be alert-Make safe choices-Wear safety protective gear when instructed


-Respect yourself, classmates, teacher, classroom equipment and supplies- Electronic devices will be used when directed by the teacher


- Come to class on time- Ready to learn (positive attitude, notebook & writing utensil)!- Complete work on time

Course resources including assignments will be posted to Schoology. Skyward will be used as the offical gradebook for each course.

Helpful Links/Resources

Schoology - Find course resources & assignment deadlines!

Skyward - View grades for your courses

Stewartville FFA on Facebook

Minnesota FFA

National FFA

Other Agricultural News & Industry Resources

Agri News

Minnesota Corn

Minnesota Soybean

Midwest Dairy Association

Minnesota Beef Council

Minnesota Lamb and Wool Producers

Minnesota Pork

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Minnesota Department of Agriculture

Minnesota Grown

Explore Minnesota

Minnesota State CareerWISE Education

updated 9/4/2018