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Eagle Becomes a Yellowjacket

Eagle Becomes a Yellowjacket

Haylee Haupt, Columnist
November 11, 2016
Filed under Featured People, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

On Wednesday, senior Alexa Smythe signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for Montana State University – Billings (MSUB). Smythe’s friends, family, and coaches gathered around outside Horizon Honors’ gym to watch. A letter of intent is when a student athlete signs a contract stating th...

Raising Awareness Using School Spirit

Raising Awareness Using School Spirit

Hannah Browning, Columnist
November 11, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

On Thursday, Nov. 10, the students of Horizon Honors showed their support for causes that meant something to them. People at the school wore colors to raise awareness for specific causes. Many colors are commonly associated with a specific cause, such as pink for breast cancer, but many colors can rep...

AZ Culinary Adventures

AZ Culinary Adventures

Hannah Browning, Columnist
November 4, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

The culinary students took a tour of the Arizona Culinary Institute this past Wednesday, Nov. 2, and Thursday, Nov. 3, and were served a meal cooked by the students. During the tour, students saw the different parts of the school and met Chef Tracy Dewitt. Dewitt has appeared on the Food Network Challenge m...

Kamryn Chan and Robotics: Student Spotlight

Kamryn Chan and Robotics: Student Spotlight

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist
November 4, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Featured People, Showcase, Uncategorized

Sophomore Kamryn Chan had the opportunity to compete in a robotics competition on Oct. 22, where she and the rest of her team won the AZ For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Robotics Championship at Arcadia High School. Chan has been with Team Caution since January and has e...

Never Mind What Happened, How Did It Go?

Never Mind What Happened, How Did It Go?

Haylee Haupt, Columnist
November 4, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

Horizon Honors’ drama department is on their final week of their play “Never Mind How It Happened, How Did It End?” which is about a family throughout three generations and their experiences with young love. The play takes place in the 1920s, 1960s, and everything in between, making for an inter...

Catalina Island 2016

Catalina Island 2016

Haylee Haupt, Columnist
October 27, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events, Features, Showcase, Travel, Uncategorized

The Catalina Island trip is an annual event planned by Wilderness Club, where students and teachers get to spend three days (four days including travel) on the incredible island off the coast of California. This year, we went over fall break from October 13 to 16. Day One: We all had to meet at Horizon Honors ...

What Happened and How Did It End

Hannah Browning, Columnist
October 22, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase, Uncategorized

“Never Mind What Happened, How Did it End?” is an incredible play about love that Horizon Honors is presenting at the end of this semester. The cast and crew are all excited about their upcoming show. Editor’s Note: Responses have been edited for clarity. The Horizon Sun: What is your favorite p...

Film Club’s Featurette

Sophia Selin, Columnist
May 28, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Showcase, Uncategorized

Over winter break, Film Club students gathered together to write the script for their 20-minute production “Remember Me.” Teacher and club sponsor Bethany Neel, along with her filmmaker husband Justin Neel, helped to film after school, and provided us with an interview. The Horizon Sun: What i...

Back to School Clothes Drive

Tommy Billings, Columnist
May 26, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Back-to-School Clothes Drive is a great way to earn community service hours by packing backpacks of clothes and school supplies for children in need. The packing takes place between June 14 and June 17. The event when the children get their backpacks is from June 18 through June 21. The children w...

A Night at the Art Show

Selina Fluty, Columnist
May 26, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

On Friday, May 20, students from Graphic Design, Multi-Media, Art, Guitar, and Culinary welcomed guests to Horizon Honors for the second art show of the year. From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., guests toured the school to view work from all students, whether they had years of experience in the classes, or were finishi...

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