The Trojan Daily

Friday, August 28, 2020

HGHS Ranked #1 High School in Madison County

It's great to be a Trojan! In recent school rankings released by U.S. News & World Report, Hazel Green High School received the following recognition:


#1 High School in Madison County


#7 High School in Huntsville Metro


#35 High School in Alabama


#3,204 High School in Nation


Schools are ranked on their performance on state-required tests, graduation, and how well they prepare students for college.

Teacher & Support Professional of the Year

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Congratulations to Mrs. Baeder, HGHS Teacher of the Year, and to Mrs. Brazzell, HGHS Support Professional of the Year! These two ladies are very deserving of this honor!

Trojans WIN!

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After a rain delay, the Trojans fought hard for a win against Lawrence County! Tyler Patten kicked a 39-yard field goal as time expired for the 37-34 win in last night's home opener. Way to go, Trojans!

NEW Announcements

Today's After School Activities Canceled

Due to the threat of severe weather, all after school activities are canceled today.

MiFi Update

The MiFis, internet hotspots, should arrive any day now. Please keep watching for an announcement about pick up. Since we will have a limited number of MiFis, we will only distribute them to students who have already submitted a request.

Seniors with Early Release

All seniors with early release on their schedules need to sign the early release form and have a parent or guardian sign it as well. Please email the signed form to jjagielski@madison.k12.al.us or drop it off at the front office by Friday, September 4.

Early Release--Signatures Needed

Scholar's Bowl

Any student, 9-12, interested in participating in Scholar's Bowl this year should contact Mr. Hunter (ehunter@madison.k12.al.us).

Basketball Cheer Tryouts--Deadline Today

Today is the deadline to sign up for basketball cheer tryouts! If you would like to try out, find more information here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HmLQzA8ZfcuuLdk7CmRNLN_7rJ4ABgB1/view.

JV Football Game Canceled

The JV football game scheduled for Monday has been canceled.

Other Current Announcements

DECA for Marketing Students: Calling all marketing students! It is time to join DECA. Please join the DECA Google Classroom by using the following code: o4cprjg.
Use the Google page to turn in your membership form. We will meet every third Wednesday of each month. Please join the Google meet on September 16th at 11 a.m. by using the code hghsdeca2020.


HOSA: HOSA will be posting the form for members to join soon. Fees will be paid on www.myschoolfees.com. Join the Google Classroom (email tthomson@mcssk12.org to get the link) or Remind group (@hghsho) to get all information. We are also on Twitter @HazelGreenHOSA and Instagram @hghs_hosa.


Senior Yearbook Portraits: Prestige Portraits by Lifetouch is the senior yearbook photographer for the 2021 graduating class. Schedule your appointment online at booknow.appointment-plus.com/yq20jemy or call the studio at 256-382-2798.

Trojan Athletics

Athletic Announcements

Tickets to home varsity football games can ONLY be purchased online at GoFan or at the HGHS front office on Thursdays from 12 to 3PM (only for home games).


Please read the attachment about home varsity football games. No tickets will be sold at the gate, and there are other new guidelines we must follow at football games.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1pkWt5F_SzbipQ-yIoWvB58RPeP5RjTTZWd-qBU4qVrs/edit?usp=sharing


*If you can't make the football games in person, you can watch via live stream at NFHS Live stream.


Pleaes read the attachment about home volleyball games.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gtcbUs46WGF0vmbt9ifQUaSn5SMhUU6xV59FURw5CKA/edit?usp=sharing

Athletic Schedules

College & Career

Tide Chats with University of Alabama Campus Partners in North Alabama

Sign up to attend any of these Tide Chats to learn more about programs offered at The University of Alabama.


Honors--Monday, August 31st at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=867c9539-774a-42e0-

b8de-176abc701389


Arts & Sciences--Tuesday, September 1st at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=e774ebe9-f00d-45a8-

b7e2-782f9d30330f


Engineering--Wednesday, September 9th at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=bc6d254d-2779-4590-

ba96-1337688073fb


Human Environmental Studies--Monday, September 14th at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=37ab39ee-938d-470b-

942e-5095eea103b7


Capstone College of Nursing--Monday, September 21st at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=5addd85a-4abf-4845-

840f-4aa7b6a51cb5


Housing--Monday, September 28th at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=56d55407-485a-497e-

9888-d232f61f70a2


Housing--Tuesday, September 29th at 4:00 PM

https://adm.ua.edu/register/?id=6f3162cf-cc01-4509-

828a-6d8249036c99

Virtual College Fairs

Seniors--It's time to check out some universities. Register now for nationwide virtual college fairs at https://virtualcollegefairs.org/. You can filter by state.

Helpful Information

Breakfast & Lunch Menus

Dates to Remember

August 19 - Virtual Learning Begins

September 17 - Progress Reports

October 23 - End of 1st 9 Weeks

October 29 - Report Cards


Permanent Announcements

MySchoolFees: You can pay class fees and other school fees online by following these instructions for MySchoolFees.


Online Application for Free/Reduced Meals: Online free and reduced meal applications are available at the link below for a faster, more confidential way to apply. A new application must be completed each school year to qualify for free or reduced meals. Your child's eligibility status carries over to the new school year for the first 30 school days, allowing parents time to re-apply. Only one application per household should be submitted, and everyone living in the house must be included on the application.

Online Application--Free/Reduced Meals


HGHS Athletics Online: Subscribe to watch Hazel Green High School athletics at nfhsnetwork.com.

Search for Hazel Green High School to subscribe.

Subscriptions are $9.99 a month (can be renewed monthly) or $69.99 a year (renewed annually).

Great for family or friends who cannot attend events or those who live a distance away.

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