Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Character
2018 District Champions
Hatchet Marching Band
Community Service Oriented Clubs
Caring, Highly Qualified Staff
Emergency Vehicle Expo Day
Showing Our Hatchet Pride
Laying of the Wreath- Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Beauty and the Beast Musical
Beautiful Facilities and Grounds
Wide Variety of Extracurricular Opportunities
(US News & World Report)
2017 Rewards School (MDE)
Only AdvancED "District Accredited"
in the Upper Thumb
Academic Leader of the Thumb
Nearly 75 Extra-Curricular
School Colors: Blue & Gold
Greater Thumb Conference (GTC)
Bad Axe Hatchets
Bad Axe is a rural community with a population of approximately 3,000. It is the county seat for Huron County located in the Upper "Thumb" of Michigan. The district encompasses the City of Bad Axe and parts of Verona, Colfax, Meade, Lincoln, Sheridan, and Bingham townships.
Within close proximity to the school campus is the Huron Medical Center, Huron Intermediate School District and Technical Center, Huron County Fairgrounds and Ice Arena, Huron County Courthouse, Gemini Group Inc., Huron Daily Tribune, Huron County View, Bad Axe Theatre, WLEW Radio, and a wide variety of shopping, restaurants, and other locally owned businesses.
ONCE A HATCHET.....ALWAYS A HATCHET!
Our district Homeless Liaison is Mr. Russ Clark, Director of Ascent Alternative Education. If you need assistance, please contact him at 989-269-2737 ext. 7106 or by email at
firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.