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Board of Education Special Meeting

The Hazard Independent School System will hold a special Board of Education meeting.

2019 Sweetheart Dance HHS

The Annual HHS Sweet Heart dance!

6th Grade & Middle School Tournament 6th Grade Basketball Team

The Sixth Grade Basketball Team 

HMS STLP Team Advances to State Competition HMS STLP Team

HMS STLP Team, DAWGS TECH TIME, competed at the STLP Regional Showcase on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019, at the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville, KY.   

Middle School Academic Team Sweeps District ! The Middle School Academic Team

The middle school academic team traveled to Robinson Elementary for the 79th district academic competition over the past weekend. The following students placed in individual written assessments:


From the Field Fridays- Save the Children From the Field Fridays

By Kennedy Coots

Perry Promise Donates to Hazard High School!

Hazard High School recieved a grant and donation from Perry Promise. Perry Promise is a program through Berea College.  

2018-2019 School Calendar
Welcome to Hazard Independent Schools


     Thank you for visiting our website! As we continue in this school year we look forward to serving our students and community. As we enter our 105th year of educating the children of southeastern Kentucky, we can look both to the past and to the future to understand that excellence is the hallmark of the Hazard Independent School district. Many students in our schools have achieved high honors both academically and athletically throughout their time in our district.

In the past Kentucky state assessments, Hazard Independent School District was a High Performing District and ranked in the 91 percentile.  Hazard High School was a School of Distinction ranking in the 97 percentile of high schools across the state.  The elementary and middle schools received proficient rankings.  Athletically, our Bulldogs have won at both district and regional levels in several sports throughout the years. Our award winning Band of Gold consistently receives high rankings at state competition.  

     Hazard Independent Schools offer a variety of extracurricular activities for our students. They include the Academic team, Avian team, Speech, Football, Basketball, Baseball, Cheerleading, Track, Golf, Volleyball, S.T.L.P. and Soccer. In addition, Band, Chorus, Drama and Art are offered to provide opportunities for the students.

Hazard Independent Schools

705 Main Street
Hazard, KY 41701
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