The Trojan Daily

Thursday, January 10, 2019

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Club 30's Newest Member

Laurel Carter, HGHS junior, joins Club 30! Congratulations on this outstanding accomplishment!!
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Marshmallow Challenge

Mr. Lilavois's students participated in the Marshmallow Challenge today to see which team could build the tallest tower using only spaghetti noodles, tape, string, and one marshmallow. The winners are pictured on the left. This challenge takes collaboration, planning, and critical thinking!

Tonight's Athletics


Hazel Green vs. Bob Jones

5:00 @ Madison Bowling Center


Hazel Green vs. Columbia

5:00 @ Columbia (V/JV)

Let's go, Trojans!!

Student Basketball Tickets

Student tickets for Friday's home games against Buckhorn can be purchased Friday at lunch for $3. We hope to see a packed student section Friday night!!

Prom Tickets

Prom tickets are on sale for $60 until Friday, February 1. Starting Monday, February 4, the price will increase to $75. See Mrs. Dean (C110) or Mrs. Bell (S137) to purchase.

Trojan Ambassadors

Reminder: The yearbook picture for Trojan Ambassadors is Friday, January 11, at 8 a.m. Please wear official dress.

College & Career Resources

Parent Meetings with Mrs. Jagielski--Juniors

Parents of Juniors - Let's make the transition of your student to the 12th grade as smooth and productive as possible. You are invited to meet with Mrs. Jagielski, HGHS College and Career Counselor, to discuss the steps your student needs to take to have a successful senior year. Sign up at for an appointment.

Parent Meetings with Mrs. Jagielski--ALL Grades

Mrs. Jagielski, HGHS College & Career Counselor, would like to invite parents of students in ALL grades to meet with her about anything related to college and career. Please use the link below to sign up for a parent meeting (with or without your student).

University Scholarships & Programs

The page below is where we keep all university/college-specific information that you've seen in the Trojan Daily. After it appears once in the Trojan Daily, it will remain on the page below until the program has ended or the scholarship deadline has passed. Currently, the page contains information about Calhoun Community College, Georgia Tech, Huntingdon College, Huntsville Bible College, Troy University, University of Alabama, University of Alabama-Huntsville, University of Montevallo, and University of South Alabama. You can find a link to this page every day in the Trojan Daily. It is located in the "Scholarships & Programs" section. We hope you find this helpful!

This Week's Athletics

Current Announcements

Trojan Ambassadors: Due to a conflict, the yearbook picture for Trojan Ambassadors has been rescheduled for Friday, January 11, at 8 a.m. Please wear official dress.

Prom Committee: Any junior interested in being on this year's Prom Committee will need to attend the first prom meeting on Wednesday, January 16, at 3:40 in Mrs. Dean's room (C110).

Soccer Tryouts: Soccer tryouts will be January 22nd, 23rd, and 24th after school. See the soccer coaches for more information.

Career Technical Center Community Night: Learn about the high school programs and dual enrollment programs offered at the Madison County Career Technical Center on Thursday, January 24, 2019. Click here for more information.

Yearbooks: Yearbooks are currently for sale on MySchoolFees or with Ms. DeHart (S114). To reserve a copy, purchase by January 31st. Yearbooks are $65.

Senior Yearbook Ads: Senior ads must be purchased and submitted by February 14th. More information is available at the link below.

Senior Ad Information

ACT: All HGHS juniors will take the ACT during the school day on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. This is a free test provided by the state for 11th graders.

Baseball T-Shirts: Here is an opportunity for Trojan fans to proudly support our reigning state baseball champs! The baseball team is selling T-shirts for $20. The shirts are Nike cotton (short sleeve), and sizes range from youth large to adult XXL. Color options are red, gray, and black. Students can see Coach Perez in C209 to purchase. Thank you for your support!

Sock Sale to Benefit National Pediatric Cancer Foundation: HOSA is selling socks for $5. One dollar from each sale will be donated to the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation. See Mrs. Thomson or a HOSA member to purchase.

Soccer Fundraiser: The soccer team is selling clear bags that are size and style approved for Huntsville City Schools' sporting events. The clear tote bags are 12"x6"x12" and have the HG logo on them. They are $15 each and can be purchased through MySchoolFees. Students can also purchase them by seeing Coach Lilavois, Coach Balash, or Coach Williams.

Prom Tickets: Prom Tickets are on sale for $60 each. See Mrs. Dean (C110) or Mrs. Bell (S137) to purchase.

College & Career

Parent Meetings with College & Career Counselor: Parents of juniors and seniors are invited to sign up to meet with Mrs. Jagielski, College & Career Counselor.

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 recruiter visits coming soon.

Scholarships & Programs

Dates to Remember

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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