Trojan Daily

April 5, 2015

Seniors

Seniors, graduation is right around the corner, please see the Balfour rep while they are here to take care of all your graduation needs. Balfour will be on campus during lunch tomorrow to finalize senior Cap and Gown orders.

Testing Days

ACT testing dates are approaching. Be sure to check out our calendar for upcoming dates.

ACT Prep Session

The ACT Prep Session for Mrs. Havener has been canceled and will be rescheduled at a later date.
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Indian Education Field Trip Tomorrow

Indian Education had a blast today at UNA! They got to see Leo and Una, UNA's mascots! Students got to see campus life at UNA. They shadowed an education unit and got to dine at UNA's all you can eat buffet! Afterwards, we toured the beautiful campus and got to take a look at the on campus dorms! Everyone had a great time!

Attention All Gamers

The Hazel Green Gaming Club will be hosting an event for PC, console, and desktop games this Friday after school. You are encouraged to bring your console and appropriate games. Admission is $7.00. See Mr. Sims or Ms. Mayes with any questions.
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Today's Sporting Events

Lady Trojans get a double win over Lawrence County. Varsity won 11-1, and Junior Varsity won 3-2. Way to go, ladies!


Let's get ready for some more Trojan headlines! Here is today's lineup:


  • Varsity Girls Soccer - Home vs. Sparkman
  • Varsity & Junior Varsity Boys Soccer - Home vs. Sparkman
  • Varsity & Junior Varsity Softball - Away vs. Sparkman
  • Tennis - Home vs. Whitesburg Christian Academy

Touchdown Club

There will be a TDC meeting tonight at 6:30 PM in the Football Complex. HG will be providing food and refreshments. We hope to see you there!

Scholarships

Two anonymous alumni groups are offering scholarships to seniors in this class. The two groups are called the Hazel Green Alumni and the Hazel Green Alumni Class of 61. The application packets are available in the Guidance Office scholarship file box. The applications are due to be returned to Mrs. Hutchison no later than April 15th.

Apply to College and Automatically Enter for a Scholarship

When you apply for admission to Birmingham-Southern College, you are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships ranging from $13,000 to $27,000 per year. Merit scholarships are awarded based upon scholastic and personal achievement and over 80% of our students receive merit awards. For more detail, please visit BSU.

2016 Scholarship Application “Just Say Know To Bullying”

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Psi Alpha Zeta Chapter is sponsoring a scholarship. For more details, please check out the application below. You must have completed the application package and postmarked it by May 2nd.

Huntsville/Madison County Leadership Challenge

The Huntsville/Madison County Leadership Challenge application has been extended to May 1st. Please see the attached updated flyer and application to apply.

Career Events

There are upcoming career events at Calhoun Community College as well as Drake State Technical and Community College. Check out these flyers for complete details: Career Fair Flyer, Job Fair Employers, and Calhoun Job Fair. Don't miss this opportunity to jump start your career.
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2016 Challenge Leadership Class

Please see the attached flyer and application to the 2016 Challenge Leadership Class for interested students that will be entering 9th or 10th grade in August of 2016. The good news is that the program is part of the Huntsville/Madison County Leadership program and that organizers are seeking more students from MCS. The "challenging" news is that the initial deadline for this program is next Monday, April 4th. According to their information - they will continue to to accept applications until all their spaces are filled. The class includes students from neighboring public school systems as well as private school systems. For more information on the program, including tuition costs, please visit Leadership Challenge information.

Dates to Remember

March 21-25 - 9th Grade Registration (Computer Labs)

March 24 - Report Cards

March 28-29 - 8th Grade Registration at Meridianville Middle School

April 1 - Prom

April 11 - Student Verification Forms signed

April 20 - Progress Reports

May 6 - Yearbook Day

May 12 - Senior Awards Day Practice (Mandatory for Seniors)

May 13 - Senior Breakfast and Awards Day 8:00-9:00 AM

May 17 - 3, 4, 5 Exams (Full day for Seniors)

May 18 - 1, 2 Exams (1/2 day for Seniors)

May 23 - 1, 2 Exams (Underclassmen)

May 24 - 3,4,5 Exams(Underclassmen)

May 24 - Graduation Practice (Mandatory for Seniors) 10:00 AM -12:00 PM at the VBC

May 24 - Graduation 7:00 PM

May 31 - Report Cards

July 2016 - Schedules at Expo and Freshman Night

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, Jeff. Sports Photos, recovered April 5, 2016.