The Trojan Daily

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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Second Nine Weeks Selection


Please complete the form (linked below) if your student is currently a remote learner who plans to return to traditional, face-to-face learning on campus for the second nine weeks of school beginning October 26, 2020. This form must be completed by a custodial parent. The deadline for submission is Friday, October 2, 2020.

Please note:

  • If your student is currently a remote learner who plans to continue with remote learning for the second nine weeks, no action is needed.
  • If your student is currently a traditional learner who plans to continue with traditional learning for the second nine weeks, no action is needed.
  • If your student is currently a traditional learner who would like to change to remote learning for the remainder of the first nine weeks, please email with student name, grade level, and statement of your selection. If your child is on the remote list for the first nine weeks and you want them to remain remote, you do not have to email Ms. McKinney.

Senior Portrait Make-Up Days


Please see the link below for details and the schedule for Senior Portrait make-up days, which are this Wednesday and Friday.

*Both remote and on-campus students can attend this picture event.

College, Career, Contests, & Other Resources

We post college and career information often in The Trojan Daily. In addition to college and career information, we post contests and other resources from which all of our students could benefit. After this type of information is posted once in The Trojan Daily, it will be moved to the page located at the link below. The information will remain on that page until the deadline has passed, or it is no longer relevant. We hope this is helpful, and we hope you will take advantage of these resources!
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Hazel Green High School Homecoming Festivities

Mark your calendars for HGHS Homecoming festivities, which will take place on October 16, 2020. The Trojans are scheduled to play Hartselle, and we will crown our 2020 Homecoming Queen at halftime. We hope to see the Trojan Nation at Homecoming!
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Homecoming Spirit Week

It's time for some fun, Trojans!! Homecoming Spirit Week will be October 12-16. We hope you will participate in these fun spirit days by dressing up for each day's theme!

Remote learning students are encouraged to participate from home! Take pictures of yourself in your Spirit Week attire and DM us. We will feature some of our favorites on our page. Follow SGA (Student Government Association) on Instagram at @hghs_sga!

Current Announcements

Attendance for Remote Learners: The Remote Learner Daily Attendance Form must be completed EVERY school day for a remote learner to be counted as present. This form can be found on the homepage of our website in the announcements section.

*If you are using a smartphone, you may have to click the arrow on the right to go to the second announcement, which is the Remote Learner Daily Attendance Form.

Balfour: Balfour representatives will be on campus during lunch on October 14th and 15th.

Class Fees Due: Class fees for our traditional, face-to-face students are due by Friday, October 2, 2020. Please check the list to see if your child has any of these teachers/classes that require fees. Class fees can be paid online at MySchoolFees (no student ID number required) or by cash/check at HGHS.

HGHS Class Fee List

*If you think you may qualify for a fee waiver, please complete the form below and turn it in to your teacher or to the office.

Class Fee Waiver Form

School Forms Due: This is a reminder about the forms that must be signed by all parents and students. The deadline to complete these forms is Friday, October 2.

***These are the same forms that have already been sent out. Please disregard this message if you have already submitted your forms.

Attached you will find a PDF attachment of the school documents that you should review with your child. Once you have reviewed these documents, please CLICK this link to complete a form for your student.

Once you submit this form, you will receive an email from "Formstack Sign" in which you will electronically sign acknowledgement of receipt of these documents.

If your student is in Grades 5-12, he/she will also receive copies of the documents for signature, so please be sure your child checks their email and signs acknowledging receipt of the documents.

Documents to Review

Senior Portraits--Deadline October 9: Studio appointments with Lifetouch/Prestige are still available. Formal portraits must be taken by October 9th to ensure inclusion in the yearbook.

If you plan to take yours on campus, Lifetouch/Prestige will be on campus to take senior yearbook photographs on September 30. If you want proofs to be printed, the sitting fee will be $15.

PSAT/NMSQT for 10th & 11th Graders: The Preliminary SAT or PSAT/NMSQT will be given at Hazel Green High School on October 29, 2020, to 10th and 11th grade students who choose to take the test. This is an optional test that provides practice for the SAT and serves as the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test for 11th grade students. The cost of the test is $20 and can be paid through MySchoolFees. Pay online and then sign up in the Guidance Office by October 21, 2020. If you would like more information about the PSAT/NMSQT, CLICK HERE.

Senior Cap & Gown Orders: Seniors, click HERE to order your cap & gown for graduation. No payment is required at this time. Also, please click HERE for your senior brochure from Balfour.

School Pictures:

  • Seniors who have not had their senior portraits made can have these made on Wednesday, September 30.
  • Make-up pictures for underclassmen will be taken on Wednesday, October 21.
  • Remote/virtual students (only underclassmen) may have their school pictures taken on Wednesday, October 21, after school until 5 p.m.

The Trojan Trail: The Trojan Trail will close at 4 p.m. on nights that we host varsity football games.

Full Schedule--Varsity

Volleyball Gear: Trojan volleyball fans can now get their 2020 gear at Print Two Impress!

Shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, and hats can be ordered online and then can be picked up at the store or shipped. Order at:

Free/Reduced Lunch Application: Apply for free/reduced lunch at the link below. While all students may eat school breakfast and lunch at no cost through December 31, 2020, we will need these applications on file for next semester.

Free/Reduced Lunch Application

Trojan Athletics

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).

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

Helpful Information

Important Links


Breakfast Menu--September

Lunch Menu--September

Lunch Menu--October

Dates to Remember

Fall Semester

October 5-9 -- Fall Break

October 23 -- End of 1st 9 Weeks

October 29 -- Report Cards

November 11 -- Veteran's Day

November 23 -- E-Learning Day

November 24-27 -- Thanksgiving Break

December 21 -- E-Learning Day

December 22 - January 1 -- Winter Break

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

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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