The Trojan Daily

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

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Photography Class Receives Cameras

Mrs. Gray's photography students are excited about the class's new cameras! They started learning the ins and outs of the cameras today and can't wait to use them to take some incredible photos.
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AHSAA Football Playoff Game

Please remember that this Friday's playoff game is an Alabama High School Athletic Association event, so some of the procedures will be different.

  • There will be no reserve seating for the AHSAA playoff game.
  • Tickets will cost $8. No student tickets will be sold.
  • Online GoFan tickets can be purchased at
  • All persons other than teams, bands, and cheerleaders (in uniform) are required to have tickets or media credentials.
  • Only approved AHSAA cards (i.e. coach's card, official's card, observer's card) will be accepted through the Pass Gate.
  • Teacher badges will not be accepted for this event.

We can't wait to see the Trojan Nation Friday night as we cheer on our team! Let's go, Trojans!!!

Trojan Ambassador Meeting

There will be a Trojan Ambassador meeting next Tuesday, November 13, before and after school in the Black Box Theater.


Current Announcements

Balfour Collecting Graduation Orders: Balfour will be set up in the cafeteria during 3rd block (lunch) on November 8th and 9th to collect orders for graduation items, including caps and gowns.

Please Help Support HGHS's New Wrestling Program! Please share this link and encourage people to go to the Von Braun Center to see the Huntsville Havoc take on the Birmingham Bulls on Friday, November 16, and support HGHS wrestling at the same time.

Reindeer Dash: Hazel Green's 2nd Annual Reindeer Dash is scheduled for December 15th! Register the day of the race or at the link below.

ACT, SAT, & AP Prep Books: Parents, if you have any gently used ACT, SAT, or AP prep books you would like to donate, please ask your student to drop them off at the Guidance Office. Thanks!!

**Students who would like to borrow ACT prep books, SAT prep books, or prep books for AP physics, statistics, environmental science, or world history are welcome to stop by Mrs. Jagielski's office (located in the Guidance Office) and get one.

Yearbooks: Yearbooks are available for purchase on MySchoolFees.

Online Store Discount: Trojans and Trojan fans can receive 20 percent off a purchase of $85 or more in the Hazel Green Trojans Official Online Store! Use the code "NOV18" through November 22.

College & Career

Senior/Parent Meetings with College & Career Counselor: Seniors and their parents are invited to schedule a meeting with Mrs. Jagielski, our new College & Career Counselor, to discuss college & career transition plans. Topics include, but aren't limited to, financial aid, college search, trade schools, military, student athletes, scholarships, etc.

Seniors and senior parents, if you would like to set up an appointment with Mrs. Jagielski, please use this link . There are dates through mid-November.

College Fee Waivers: Seniors who receive free or reduced lunch can receive a waiver for college applications. Most colleges will honor them. If you need one, see Mrs. Jagielski in the Guidance Office.

Meet with College Recruiters: Students may use the following links to access sign-up sheets to meet with recruiters from the universities listed below. Dates and times are listed at the top of the forms. More visits will be added soon.

Dates to Remember

November 12 - Veteran's Day

November 19-23 - Thanksgiving Break

December 20-January 4 - Winter Break

January 21- Martin Luther King, Jr Day

February 18 - President's Day

March 18-22 - Spring Break

April 19 - Weather Day

May 22 - Last Day of School

May 22 - Graduation 2PM (VBC Arena)

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!

SAFE-2-TELL Text Tip Line: Students can report bullying, threats, and dangerous activities anonymously at 256-536-8355. If you see or hear something, say something!

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.

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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