Trojan Daily

May 7, 2015

As the Class of 2015 prepares for graduation, we are reminded that this is an accomplishment not only for the student, but for every teacher along the way!

We are blessed to have great feeder schools that give our students a solid foundation. There are some incredible things going on in our Trojan Family!

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Congratulations to our Athletes Playing at the Next Level!

Red and White Game Tonight!

Our annual Red and White game is tonight at 7:00pm at HGHS! Admisson is $5. Trojan Armor will be open at the Red and White Game on Thursday. Get some great deals on your Trojan gear for next season. Stock is limited and on clearance. Get there fast because when it's gone, it's gone!

Honoring Mrs. Fyle

Mrs.Fyle was honored at the faculty meeting yesterday for over 30 years of service as a substitute teacher at Hazel Green High School! She is definitely a part of our Trojan family, and we are so thankful to have her!

Aguirre-Cantrell "Letter to Me" Available

Attention SENIORS who had Mrs. Aguirre-Cantrell for Freshman English:

You may pick up your “Letter to Me” on Monday, May 11 during your lunch period on the cafeteria stage! Congratulations!!

UNA Performs for HG Chorale

Thanks to Dr. Terrence Brown, director of Opera/Musical Theatre at the University of North Alabama, for bringing his group, Solas, to Hazel Green! The concert was amazing, and it was a great opportunity for our students!
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Rocket City Lit Fest Writing Contest

Rocket City Lit Fest, a massive literary festival scheduled for October 10th and 11th at the VBC South Hall in Huntsville, is sponsoring a student short story and poetry contest. Alabama students in grades 7 through 12 are eligible and may submit either a poem or a short story (between 2,000 and 4,000 words) anytime between now and September 1st. Judging is divided into three divisions: 7th-8th, 9th-10th, and 11th-12th. The top three poems and three short stories from each division will be collected and published in a hardbound anthology celebrating the creativity of Alabama students. Additionally, the top two poems and short stories from those in the anthology will be presented with 1st and 2nd place trophies. For the full rules and submission form:!writing-contest/c1ied

Current Announcements

Senior Information

Special Programs

Dates to Remember

April 24 - May 21 - ACT Quality Core End of Course Tests -English 10 & Algebra

May 12 - Senior Breakfast (8:15am), Senior Awards Day (9:00am)

May 13 - Freshman Awards Day (9:00am), Sophomore Awards Day (10:30am)

May 14 - Junior Awards Day (9:00am)

May 20 - Students dismiss at 12:00pm, Graduation (3:00pm at VBC Arena)

May 21 - Last Day for Students

May 28 - Report Cards

Permanent Announcements

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

Positive and Productive Days - Visit to read Mr. Long's blog. Look for posts each week!

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 in to 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 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.

Juniors Have Free Access to ACT Online Prep - All juniors received a personal user name and password to the ACT Online Prep website. This is a great resource to be used in preparing for the ACT Plus Writing assessment which will be given to all of our juniors during school. All students are strongly encouraged to utilize this service provided to us. For more information, visit

First Priority/FCS
meets every Tuesday morning at 8:00 in the Choir Room. 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.

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.

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

Click on the following link: .

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 .

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