Trojan Daily

February 18, 2015

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Black-Out Wallace State

Tomorrow morning the Lady Trojans will face Thompson at 9:00 AM at Wallace State University! It will be another "Blackout!" Shirts are still available! Avoid the lines at Wallace on Friday by buying your tickets online! Don't forget to print an extra to turn in on Monday for an excused absence! Be sure to put your first and last name on it!

Dinner & Play at HG

The HGHS Theatre Department is presenting a delightful dinner and hilarious play tonight in the Blackbox Theater at 7:00 PM! There are only a few tickets left! See Ms. Abercrombie for the last tickets!

Balfour Cap & Gown

Balfour representatives will be here during the lunch to take payments for the graduation! The cost $100.00. They will be here Tuesday, February 23rd, Wednesday, February 24th, February 29th, and March 1st. There are no fee waivers for the cap and gown graduation fees. All graduation fees must be paid by March 1st by graduating seniors. All questions should be directed to Balfour at 1-205-733-1060 or email alabamabalfour@gmail.com.
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HG Baseball & Softball

The Junior Varsity Baseball team will head to Sparkman to take on the Senators while the Softball teams head to Grissom to face the Tigers at 4:00 PM. Varsity Girls will play first at Grissom followed by the Junior Varsity Girls at 5:30 PM. Tomorrow the Trojan Classic Softball Tournament begins at the Metro Sportsplex and the Varsity Boys will head to Spain Park to defend the nation! Don't miss these events!

HG Soccer

The Varsity Girls Soccer team plays at Athens today February 18th 4:00 PM!
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HG CyberPatriots Head to the Regional Finals

Tomorrow HG CyberPatriots will compete in the Regional Finals of CyberPatriot VIII in hopes of placing in the top 12 in the nation and advancing to the finals in Washington, D.C! Pardon us, while we celebrate a little!


Good Luck:


Ashlyn Byrge

Ilya Brewster

Caden Proudfoot

Jacob Nelson

Ryan Chasteen

Tyler Duskin

Sammy Watson

John Burden-Knox

Christian Clark

Brittany Rasche

Henry Norman

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HG FFA

FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education.

HOSA Competition Practice

There is a HOSA Competition Practice today after school at 3:30 PM in Mrs. Strutheit's room. All students competing must attend!

Spirit Striker

There will be a mandatory Spirit Striker meeting after school on Monday, February, 22nd from 3:45 PM to 5:00 PM. See Mims for questions!

HGHS Choir "Showcase"

Come out and hear students sing your favorite songs at the Black Box Theater on Monday, February 22nd. The cost is 10.00!

Office Aids

First and second semester office aide picture for the yearbook will be next Tuesday, February 24th at 8:15 AM. Wear your office aide t-shirt and meet us in the new gym!

Ambassador Meeting

Ambassador meeting before and after school next Monday, February 22nd in the Construction Academy!

First Priority

The First Priority yearbook picture will be made Tuesday, February 23rd at the central stairwell at 8:00 AM.

Junior Optimist Club

The Junior Optimist Club is "rolling" in the new year with a toilet paper drive for Manna House! The toilet paper drive starts today! The Junior Optimist Club is encouraging Freshman to bring in their rolls of toilet paper today, Sophomores February 19th, Juniors February 23rd, and Seniors February 25th. Toilet paper can be dropped off in Mrs. Thompson's room N133 or Mrs. Braduaway's room C112. Thank you for supporting the Optimist Club and Manna House!
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2016 Xi Omicron Chapter Scholarship

Each year Xi Omicron Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated awards three scholarships to deserving students in the Huntsville City and Madison County community. The John L. Cashin, Sr. Scholarships are granted annually to graduating seniors who demonstrate excellence in the classroom and in the community. Please take a moment to review the instructions and application requirements within the attached files. Applications for 2016 scholarships are now being accepted and the deadline is Friday, April 15th, 2016.

Alabama F.A.M.E. AMT Program

Please take a moment to find out more about the Alabama F.A.M.E Advanced Manufacturing Technician Program (AMT) if you haven't already. Click here to read more information and watch an informative video about the program. The deadline to apply is April 17. The online application can be found here.

AOD Federal Credit Union Scholarship

AOD Federal Credit Union has established a scholarship to recognize and reward young AOD members for their scholastic achievements upon graduation from high school. AOD will award fifteen scholarships and up to three of which may be awarded to an individual with special needs valued at $1,000 each to graduating seniors who have been members of AOD for a minimum of one year. Additionally, in of honor of Ken Reid, Board Member Emeritus, the Mr. Ken Reid Engineering Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship awarded to one student who is pursuing an engineering degree. Scholarships will be paid at the beginning of the student's freshman year and will be issued directly to the college, university, community college, technical or vocational school of the student's choice. Applicants will be required to submit the application package to AOD. Click here for the application, and it must be returned to AOD no later than February 15th. Mail applications to AOD Federal Credit Union, Attn: Scholarships P.O. Box 608 Bynum, AL 36253. The 2016 scholarship application deadline for AOD Federal Credit Union is approaching. The deadline is coming up February 15, 2016. The 2016 Scholarship Application is available on their website at www.aodfcu.com.

Dates to Remember

February 9 - Progress Reports

February 12 - Half-Day for Students

February 15 - President’s Day (School Closed)

February 25 - Senior Cap and Gown Pictures

March 8 - Navy Junior ROTC Inspection

March 14-18 - Spring Break

March 19 - Military Ball

March 24 - Report Cards

April 1 - Prom

April 20 - Progress Reports

May 6 - Yearbook Day

May 24 - Graduation 7:00 PM

May 31 - Report Cards

Permanent Announcements

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


INOW Parent Portal

Go to https://inow-madisonco.asc.edu/informationnow
Use these credentials when first prompted

User Name: mcsparent

Password: ilovemyschool

Once you have successfully logged in to this site, use your INOW user ID and password. Usernames and passwords from previous years are still valid. To obtain a user name and password, see Mrs. Watson in Guidance.


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 into 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 the 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.

ACT Online Prep - This is a great resource to be used in preparing for the ACT Plus Writing assessment. For more information, visit http://www.actstudent.org/onlineprep/.


First Priority/FCS
meets every Tuesday morning at 8:00 in the Black Box Theatre. 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.


Recycle:
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.


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

Click on the following link: www.PayPAMS.com.


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 www.myschoolfees.com .

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Image Credits

Hall, Jeffery, Sports Photos, recovered February 16, 2016.