Trojan Daily

May 17, 2016

Awards Day

Awards Day is tomorrow, May 18th, at 9:00 AM, starting with the Junior Class of 2017. The Sophomores ceremony will begin at 10:00 AM, followed by the Freshman at 11:00 AM. The ROTC students will be directing traffic Wednesday morning. We will reserve the south parking lot and the bus parking lot for guest. Hope to see you there!

Student Expo Day

Get ready for student Expo Day July 26th! Students must come during their scheduled time. Expo day is always a fun day to see everyone from summer break. We look forward to seeing you on campus!


Schedule


We will be giving “numbers” out as the students arrive and get in line for Expo. We will begin giving numbers out approximately 45 minutes before your grade level time. The line for Expo Day will form at the outside door to the lunchroom. Once a student receives their number, then we will allow them to go inside the lunchroom. The lunchroom will be used as our “waiting room” until their we start Expo Day!


  • Senior: 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
  • Juniors—10:30 AM. to 11:30 AM
  • Sophomore—12:30 PM to 1:30 PM.

Freshman Night

Freshman Night is just around the corner! Freshman Night will be held July 28th at 6:00 PM. We are expecting a packed house for Freshman Night as always. The best place to park is at the rear of the building. You can enter through the courtyard area where the Trojan statue is located. Doors will open at 5:00 PM for earlier arrivals.

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The Medical Academy

Mr. Ebert's Medical Academy learn to safely move a patient from one location to the next.

Basketball Tryouts

Basketball tryouts will be held today and tomorrow from 4:00-5:45 PM. See Coach Anderson for details.

Track and Field Tryouts

Track and Field tryouts will resume again today after school. A sign-up sheet is outside room S-130. You must have a current physical to participate. See Coach Knight with any questions.

Swim Team

There will be a swim team meeting Thursday, May 19th at 4:30 PM in Ms. Mayes' room s110. All swimmers are required to attend.

Ambassadors

Ambassadors that would like to sell their dress, shoes, or tie need to give it to Mrs. Helton by Friday.

Library Books

Library books are due. Please turn them into the library!

Art Students

Art I or Art 2 students need to come by the Art room and pick up their work.

Upcoming Seniors and Juniors

Balfour will be here Tuesday, May 17th from 5:00 to 7:00 PM to take orders for upcoming Senior Cap and Gowns and announcement, and for 10th-grade class rings! They will be here again during lunch May 18th and 19th.

Upcoming Events, Exams, and Reporting

Here is the end of the year activities at HG and our feeder schools! Just check out the dates and calendar below:


All students in all grades in every class will have a final exam.


  • May 17th - Senior Exams 3, 4, and 5 (Full day for Seniors)
  • May 18th - Senior Exams 1 and 2 (Half-day & last day for Seniors)
  • May 18th - Awards Day - Juniors 9:00 AM, Sophomore 10:00 AM, Freshman 11:00 AM
  • May 23rd - Grades 9-11 Exams 1 and 2 (Half-day)
  • May 24th - Grades 9-11 Exams 3, 4, and 5 (Half-Day and Last Day)
  • May 24th - Graduation Practice (Mandatory for Seniors) 10:00 AM -12:00 PM at the VBC
  • May 24th - Graduation VBC 7:00 PM
  • May 31 - Report Cards

  • July 2016 - Schedules at Expo and Freshman Night

Volleyball Tryouts for Softball Players

Any HG softball players wanting to try out for Varsity Volleyball, tryouts are Monday 23rd from 3:45 - 5:00 PM in the new gym.

National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation and the National Security Agency have funded a camp to introduce students to the critical issue of Cybersecurity. This is a fantastic opportunity to expose our students to this fast-growing, in-demand, career field. here is no charge to attend this camp. The camp will be held July 18-22, 2016 on the campus of The University of Alabama in Huntsville from 8-5 PM. Campers will participate in hands-on activities and go on field trips.Registration is first-come, first served and the registration form can be found at http://www.uah.edu/eng/outreach/cuee-cybercharged-menu. Direct any questions about the camp to engineering@uah.edu.
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Scholarships at Camp McDowell

Camp McDowell is the camp and conference center for the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama. In operation since 1948, Camp McDowell is located 60 miles north of Birmingham, near Jasper and is adjacent to the Bankhead National Forest. We offer many secular and nonsecular programs on our beautiful campus, including environmental and farm education for school groups and educators, camps, and retreats for all ages, The Alabama Folk School, and facilities for all types of ​​​​events. Scholarships are available for all of the programs. For more information visit Camp McDowell.

RSI Tribal Scholarship

The Tribal Scholarship will award $2,000 towards any degree or diploma program. This scholarship will be awarded and applied incrementally to the student’s account over the 2nd half of the 1st academic year of the student’s program. Candidates must be Native American, Alaskan Native, or Native Hawaiian. At least one of the following forms are required for verification; Certification document of verification of Native Blood, Affidavit of Indian Blood, Birth Certificate, and Photo ID. Candidates must meet all other admissions requirements and be scheduled to start training prior to applying for this scholarship. Candidates must present required documentation at the time of enrollment with RSI. Applications are to be submitted prior to starting classes. A change in the student’s start date may cause a forfeiture of the scholarship. Only one scholarship will be awarded per student (the one that is most beneficial).

Amity Native American Scholarship

The $4,500 Amity Native American Student Scholarship is designed to provide tuition assistance to eligible students who are of Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian descent, and have been or are currently enrolled at Amity Circle Tree Ranch. Candidates must be Native American, Alaskan Native, or Native Hawaiian. At least one of the following forms are required for verification; Certification document of verification of Native Blood, Affidavit of Indian Blood, Birth Certificate, and Photo ID. Candidates must meet all other admissions requirements and be scheduled to start training prior to applying for this scholarship. Candidates must present required documentation at the time of enrollment with RSI. Applications are to be submitted prior to starting classes. A change in the student’s start date may cause a forfeiture of the scholarship. Only one scholarship will be awarded per student (the one that is most beneficial).

Medication

Parents/Guardians, the end of the school year is May 24, 2016. No medication, with the exception of asthma inhalers, Epi-pens and diabetic supplies will be given to students to transport home. Parents/Guardians will need to come to the school to sign out these medications. All medications not retrieved by May 25th will be destroyed in accordance with Alabama School Health Service’s Administrative Medication Policy. Please plan now. If you have any question, please contact the school at 256-851- 3220, extension 11010.

Dates to Remember

May 17 - 3, 4, 5 Exams (Full day for Seniors)

May 18 - 1, 2 Exams (1/2 day for Seniors)

May 23 - 1, 2 Exams (Underclassmen)

May 24 - 3,4,5 Exams(Underclassmen)

May 24 - Graduation Practice (Mandatory for Seniors) 10:00 AM -12:00 PM at the VBC

May 24 - Graduation 7:00 PM

May 31 - Report Cards

July 2016 - Schedules at Expo and Freshman Night

Permanent Announcements

Hazel Green High School has lots of opportunities to get involved! Visit our school website for a complete listing of our extracurricular activities, and find a place for your child today!


INOW Parent Portal

Go to https://inow-madisonco.asc.edu/informationnow
Use these credentials when first prompted

User Name: mcsparent

Password: ilovemyschool

Once you have successfully logged in to this site, use your INOW user ID and password. Usernames and passwords from previous years are still valid. To obtain a user name and password, see Mrs. Watson in Guidance.


SAFE-2-TELL text tip line - Report bullying, threats, and dangerous activities anonymously at 256-536-8355

Revision to Pre-Approved Absence Policy- Students requesting pre-approved, excused absences will need to turn the form into Mrs. Sharp at least 20 days before the planned absence. Forms can be found on the school website.


Procedure for Riding the Bus with a Friend
- Any student who plans to ride home on a bus with a friend or to another address should follow the procedures below. No student will be allowed to ride to a different address without verification of parent/guardian approval by a school official.

1. A parent/guardian note should be turned in before first block to the receptionist desk at the back of the school. The note should contain the address and information for the bus driver and should include the date and a correct phone number for verification purposes.

2. Pick up the verified note from the receptionist during lunch.

3. Give the note to the bus driver when entering the bus at the end of the school day.

ACT Online Prep - This is a great resource to be used in preparing for the ACT Plus Writing assessment. For more information, visit http://www.actstudent.org/onlineprep/.


First Priority/FCS
meets every Tuesday morning at 8:00 in the Black Box Theatre. All students are welcome to attend.


Parenting Assistance Line:
PAL is a service where anyone can call a toll free number 1-866-962-3030 and receive useful, practical information and assistance with developmental and parenting questions and concerns. Available 8:00am – 8:00pm (central time) Monday – Friday.


Recycle:
Going green at “the Green”. The Hazel Green High School Special Education Department needs your old cell phones and ink cartridges. Items to be recycled can be given to a Special Education teacher or left for collection at the office. Your support of our recycling fundraiser is greatly appreciated.


Reward Cards:
Parents/Students/Employees, please remember to use your reward cards when you visit Publix and Hazel Green Pharmacy. Every time you have them swipe your card, HGHS will receive a portion of the sale. If you need a reward card, just stop by the main office to pick one up.


PayPams:
Pay for your child’s meals from the convenience of your home or office 24/7

Click on the following link: www.PayPAMS.com.


Driver’s permit:
Students /Parents, remember to pick up the Student Enrollment Form before you go to get your permit. The driver’s license department will not allow you to take the test unless you have this form and it cannot be faxed after you get there. These forms are good for 10 days only.


Loyalty Reward Tags:
(Hazel Green Pharmacy Loyalty Key Tag Program) Parents/Students/Employees, please remember to use your loyalty key tag when you visit Hazel Green Pharmacy. Every time you purchase a Prescription/Gift/OTC have them swipe your tag. HGHS will receive a portion of the sale. If you need a loyalty key tag, just stop by the main office to pick one up.


The special education department recycles the following items
. They can be working or non-working and can be dropped off at the front office or in room C-115: Cell Phones, Gold jewelry, Ink Jet Printer Cartridges, Laptops & Netbooks, MP3 Players, Digital Cameras, Digital Video Cameras, GPS Devices, Radar Detectors, Kindle & Sony Book Readers


Online Payments
You may now pay fees and purchase tickets to sporting events online. Go to www.myschoolfees.com .

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