The Trojan Daily

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Madison County Schools Reopening Plan & FAQs

The current COVID-19 data indicates that our schools can safely begin the process of transitioning to in-person instruction before the end of the first nine-weeks. The Madison County School System is moving to Level 1 of our reopening plan and will resume face-to-face instruction based on the following schedule:

September 14th-18th

Transition Week PK-12th Grades
Group 1: Students with the Last Name A - K

  • Attend on-campus instruction Monday and Tuesday, September 14th and 15th
  • This group participates in remote instruction Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, September 16th, 17th, and 18th.

Group 2: Students with the Last Name L - Z

  • Attend on-campus instruction Thursday and Friday, September 17th and 18th.
  • This group participates in remote instruction Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, September 14th, 15th, and 16th.


September 21

Traditional Instructional Method PK-12th Grades

  • Beginning Monday, September 21st, on-campus instruction will resume with normal school hours Monday through Friday.
  • Remote instruction will continue as normal for those students that select remote instruction.


Click here for answers to frequently asked questions!

Traditional or Remote Learning?

The survey above should be completed for all HGHS students by Friday, September 4. Will you return to traditional, face-to-face learning or remain remote/online for the first nine weeks?

*If you submitted your decision in July, you still need to complete this updated form with your current decision.

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Student Parking Permits

Student Parking Permit Application

Purchase/Pick Up Details

*You may pay now at MySchoolFees. Students paying on MySchoolFees MUST bring a printed copy of their receipt.

Trojan Ambassador Application Open to Juniors & Seniors

Are you interested in becoming a Trojan Ambassador? Trojan Ambassadors are the official hosts and hostesses of Hazel Green High School. Ambassadors are a select group of outstanding students who meet and greet parents, dignitaries, and other visitors, as well as serve the administration and represent "the best" of the student body.


Ambassadors assist with the following: Freshman Orientation, Open House, EXPO Day, athletic events, hospitality rooms, concession stands, Special Olympics, Read Across America, Prom Promise Week, Senior Award Program, Hazel Green Elementary Open House and Field Day, kindergarten graduation, and special luncheons for faculty and staff.


This is open to juniors and seniors. The application is due Wednesday, September 9. First dates of participation for Trojan Ambassadors will be Monday, September 14, and Thursday, September 17. Ambassadors will only assist on one of these days, depending on their last name and need.

Trojan Ambassador Application

Teacher Recommendation Form

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.

Vote for Tyler Patten!

Tyler Patten kicked at 39-yard field goal in the final seconds of last week's game to give the Trojans the 37-34 win over Lawrence County. Let's make him Player of the Week by voting at the link below!

Volleyball's Senior Night

It's Senior Night for our five senior Lady Trojans--Brittany Strope, Madelyn Crabb, Gracie Lynn Butler, Grace Engels, & Camryn Bassler! The Lady Trojans take on Athens tonight at home in an area match up. JV starts the night at 4:30, followed by varsity at 5:30. Let's go, Lady Trojans!

Other Current Announcements

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).


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

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.

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.


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

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

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

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

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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-

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

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

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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

Previous Issues of The Trojan Daily

Breakfast & Lunch Menus

Dates to Remember

August 19 - Virtual Learning Begins

September 14-18 - Return to School (based on last name schedule)

September 21 - Return to Traditional School

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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