A gold color metal and enamel device 1 3/16 inches (3.02 cm) in height overall consisting of a blue disc quartered gold: in first a gold quill and scroll in saltire, in second a gold scale, in third two gold oak leaves, in fourth a gold lamp of knowledge. Surrounding the disc a blue scroll inscribed “HERTFORD COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL” surmounting overall at top of the bear.
Navy blue and gold are the school colors. The bear is the school’s mascot. The quill and scroll denote the arts and humanities of the school curriculum, the scale represents the sciences, and the lamp reflects athletics. The oak leaves symbolize achievement and matriculation with the school, the community, and the country.
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized 23 August 1995.