Alumni News

Former Hardin-Jefferson stand out basketball player, Zjori Bosha, has been stellar for the Lamar Cardinal men's basketball team this season. They are inviting all H-J fans to come out to support Zjori and his teammates, as they face Houston Baptist on Saturday, February 25th. ​​The Huskies are the former team of H-J's own Dr. Shannon Holmes, and current team of Hawk alum Michael Saladin. The game is scheduled for a 4:30 p.m. start at the Montagne Center.

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Band honors

Congratulations to the band students who earned a 1st division on their UIL solos and ensembles.

Ashton Goebel, Steven Matherne, Tiffany Bassett, Paola Brinkley, Adam Borel, Jakob Boggs, Abby Thomas, Landon Matak, Emma Goebel, Karlye Ramos, Payton Sparks, Michael McIntosh and Rene Pipes on their solos.

Ashton, Steven, Paola, Adam, Jakob, Abby, Karlye and Rene also qualified to State solo/ensemble on their solos.

Earning a 1st division and qualifying to State solo/ensembe on their ensembles - clarinet trio of Tiffany Bassett, Paola Brinkley and Kohner Trahan; sax quartet of Jakob Boggs, Adam Borel, Cami Hardt and Abby Thomas; and the brass quartet of Zachary Powell, Karlye Ramos, Dylan Smith and Kevin Tucker.

In all, the band (including twirlers) and choir qualified 13 solo and 3 ensembles, totaling 18 students to State solo/ensemble contest in May!!​​

Choir Awards

Congratulations to the choir students who performed solos at UIL Solo/Ensemble contest on Saturday. Supritha Muthuraju received a Second Division (Excellent) rating on her solo. Kelsi, Burns, Sydney Gans and Karlye Ramos received a First Division (Superior) rating on their solos. Kelsi, Sydney and Karlye also qualified to perform at the UIL State Solo/Ensemble contest in May. Please congratulate these student musicians when you see them!!​​

Art Awards

Please congratulate juniors Alana Kinman and Chelsea Scott for their art awards in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Art Show! Alana Kinman received "Best of Show" for her acrylic painting Cow Skull, Lantern and Mountains, and Chelsea Scott received the "Gold Medal" award for her charcoal drawing Rio. Both Alana and Chelsea will have their art on display at the 2017 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

Parent Notice

The 2016 Texas school report card has been released. You can access it by clicking the link below. If you would like a printed copy or if you have any questions about this report please contact the high school front office at
(409) 981-6430.

​​2016 Accountability Summary for Campuses.pdf

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