The Trojan Daily

Monday, October 19, 2020

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Bailey Grace Flynn Crowned Homecoming Queen

Congratulations to Bailey Grace Flynn, Hazel Green High School's 2020 Homecoming Queen!

Photo by Jeff Hall

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Lady Trojans Advance to Super Regionals

After an exciting win over Jasper last Friday, the Lady Trojans advance to Super Regionals at the VBCC on Wednesday. The first round will be played at 2 p.m. against Shades Valley High School. Traditional students may check out during 3rd block with a check-out note and a game ticket. There will be a limited number of tickets available, so go ahead and purchase your tickets NOW at the link below. This game will be a RED OUT, so wear your red and support the Lady Trojans!!

Purchase tickets here!

School Pictures for Remote Students

Remote students (only underclassmen) may have their school pictures taken on Wednesday, October 21, after school until 5 p.m. Please complete this FORM if you plan to have your picture taken on Wednesday.

School Pictures for Traditional Students (Make-Up)

Make-up pictures for traditional students (only underclassmen) will also be taken on Wednesday, October 21.

Deadline to Sign Up for PSAT

The deadline to sign up for the PSAT is Wednesday, October 21.

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. If you have any questions, see Mrs. Harris in the Guidance Office.

End of 1st 9 Weeks--Friday

This Friday marks the end of the 1st 9 weeks. Remote students who have chosen to return to traditional learning (via the survey) will return to school on Monday, October 26.

Senior Parent Night

Senior Parent Night will be October 29, 2020. Ms. Jagielski is offering three college and career information sessions at 5:00, 6:00, and 7:00 that evening. Fifty seats are available per session. Balfour will be in attendance to take orders for caps, gowns, rings, etc.

Sign up here!

Virtual Financial Aid Bootcamp

Federal Student Aid (FSA) is hosting a two-day Virtual Financial Aid Bootcamp on October 20-21.

Register here!

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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.


Flu Clinic: Our student flu shot clinic will be Tuesday, October 27, 2020, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Remote students may also come between these hours. They must bring a completed consent form, wear a mask, and get their temperature checked upon entering the building. They will enter through the front.

If you would like your child to get a flu shot, please complete the consent form.


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. If you have any questions, see Mrs. Harris in the Guidance Office.


National Honor Society: Attention Juniors and Seniors: If you are interested in learning more about membership in the Hazel Green High School chapter of the National Honor Society, please fill out this form by October 26th. Mrs. Ross and Mrs. Cole will be in touch with those who express interest regarding requirements and the application process.


Track & Field: Indoor Track Tryouts will take place November 16th-19th at the HG track from 4:00 to 5:30. Outdoor Track Tryouts will take place the week we get back from Christmas Break, January 4th- 7th, from 3:45 to 5:15. If you will be participating in another sport at that time, you need to contact Coach Waddell or Ms. Harris to let them know your interest; you will be able to complete your tryouts after your current season ends.


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.


Class Fees: Please check the HGHS Class Fee 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.

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

School Forms: CLICK HERE for 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.
Your child will also receive copies of the documents for signature, so please be sure your child checks his or her email and signs acknowledging receipt of the documents.


Fee Waivers: Even though lunch is provided for all students at no cost this school year, students who think they may qualify still should apply for free/reduced lunch at the link below. This will allow students to also receive waivers for fees associated with the ACT, PSAT, college admissions, AP tests, etc. if they qualify. Please complete the application below as soon as possible if you think you could qualify for any of these fee waivers.

Free/Reduced Lunch Application


WorkKeys--ALL SENIORS: All 12th graders (remote and traditional) will take the WorkKeys test on Wednesday, October 28. This is a mandatory test for all 12th graders (remote and traditional). Students should be seated in their testing rooms by 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 28. Rosters will be hanging in the back lobby, so students should check there for their testing location.

When the bell rings Wednesday morning, students will report directly to their testing rooms. If you arrive before the bell, report to the main gym until the bell rings. Students will be allowed to leave campus after testing.

If you have morning tech, come straight to HGHS for testing Wednesday morning. Do not go to tech.

What to Bring for Testing

Please bring a photo ID, an approved calculator, and standard #2 pencils (no mechanical pencils). Face masks are required.
Please check the ACT Calculator Policy to make sure you bring an approved calculator.

What NOT to Bring for Testing
Please remember that digital devices including, but not limited to, cell phones and smart watches will NOT be allowed in the testing rooms. Students are encouraged not to bring backpacks, purses, etc. because these items will not be allowed in the testing rooms.
Prohibited Use of Cell Phones and Wearable Electronic Devices (from ACT)
Examinees may not handle or access a cell phone or electronic device at any time in the testing room or during breaks. This includes smart watches, fitness bands, and any other devices with recording, internet, or communications capabilities.

Trojan Athletics

Official Online Store

Click on the image above or HERE to go to our official online store to purchase HGHS merchandise. There are a lot of options, and most items can be customized.

Important Links

Menus

Breakfast Menu--October

Lunch Menu--October

Dates to Remember

Fall Semester

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 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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