H-J Welders Win Competition
Congratulations to the following students who competed in the welding contest yesterday. Joseph Willis, Seth Cammack, and Jacob Moore. The team competed against fourteen other teams in the event and came out Grand Champion overall. This is the second year in a row that Hardin-Jefferson has won this event.
NHS Participates in Color Run
NHS students recently participated in the Gift of Life Color Run. This event raises funds to support finding a cure for cancer. It is held annually in downtown Beaumont.
All Region Jazz
Congratulations to the members of the Big Blue Machine who made the ATSSB All-Region Jazz Band at auditions held last night, here at HJ. Steven Richardson placed 3rd on Tenor Trombone, Mitchell Bobb placed 2nd on Trumpet and Janie Davis placed 1st on Piano. All three qualified to tape for Area and a chance to make the ATSSB All-State Jazz Band. They will perform with the All-Region Jazz Band at the ATSSB concert in January. Please congratulate them when you see them!
NAtional Merit ScholAR
Congratulations to Janie Davis who is a 2015 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist. This prestigious award is presented to less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors. Janie plans on attending Texas A & M after graduation and majoring in modern languages.
Benjamin Blackwell is a senior and a drum major for the Big Blue Machine, and he has played varsity tennis for the last 3 years. Ben likes that Hardin-Jefferson is a smaller district that allows students to participate in multiple activities. He is also known as “Dancing Bear” and can be seen “feeling the beat” at pep rallies and football games. His unique dance moves inspire the entire crowd. His hobbies include playing Airsoft, and gaming. Ben plans on applying to the United States Military Academy at West Point to major in Nuclear Engineering.
Meet Our Student of the Week!
The state school report card has been released. You can access it by using the Campus Educational Accountability link in the Parent menu at the top of this page. If you have any questions about this report please contact the school at (409) 981-6430.