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HONK! If You Love This Play

Sophia Selin, Columnist
April 22, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

This delightful retelling of the classic story “The Ugly Duckling” is definitely a must-see for all Horizon Honors’ students. The show will premiere on Friday, April 22, and there will be performances on Saturday, April 23, Friday, April 29, and Saturday, April 30. As well as all the adoring pare...

Horizon Honors’ “A Night at Gatsby’s” Prom 2016

Horizon Honors’ “A Night at Gatsby’s” Prom 2016

Caroline Lilleoer, Columnist
April 22, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

This year’s prom invited every junior and senior at Horizon to come and enjoy an eventful night at Tre Bella. The majority of the two classes was there, ready to dance away the night. At the entrance was a red carpet leading the students to vote for prom princes, princesses, king, and queen. Af...

Class Spotlight: Contemporary Visual Media

Viviana Padilla, Columnist
April 22, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Showcase, Uncategorized

Camille Hensel teaches Contemporary Visual Media, the class that explores films, TV shows, comics, graphic novels, and advertising. The class goes into depth with the films, examining different things about each film like storytelling techniques and character development. The new skills are introduced t...

Celebration at the Science Center

Sophia Selin, Columnist
April 15, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

When Horizon Honors’ families heard that the beloved Spring Fling had been canceled for this year and that the annual celebration would instead be the 20 Year Celebration at Arizona Science Center, some were disappointed. But after a night filled with fun, friends, and new discoveries, it is safe to ...

Making the Eagle

Making the Eagle

Selina Fluty, Columnist
April 15, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

Last week’s pep rally revealed the new logo for Horizon Honors - made by the Graphic Design team, hand-in-hand with the heads of the school. There were a multitude of students involved in the process, each with varying experiences. A few students were willing to share their opinions and participatio...

Our Very Own Rockstar: Joe Vito

Olivia Doyle, Columnist
April 15, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Featured People, Showcase, Uncategorized

Joey Vitagliano, junior, has always loved music. He started performing in his dad’s band three years ago, and began his solo performances a year and a half ago. The recently released “State Street” is Vitagliano’s first original album and first step to becoming famous. The album contains a...

Singing, Dancing, and Acting – Oh My!

Caroline Lilleoer, Columnist
April 8, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Showcase, Uncategorized

Parents and students at Horizon Honors waited in excitement for this year’s PAE, and they did not go disapointed home. The night's performances showed great talent and dedication. The show started off with freshman Burke Wood, who did a fantastic job at opening the show with “Mack the Knife” ...

Spring Breaking in Florida

Tommy Billings, Columnist
April 1, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Features, Showcase, Travel, Uncategorized

It was 1 a.m. Tuesday, March 15 when the flight to Miami, Florida lifted off of the ground. It was difficult to fall asleep on the surprisingly full flight, but most of the 13 kids on the trip did. Around 7 a.m., the students landed at the Miami International Airport. After exploring Little Havana a...

A Trip for Boston

Diana Gamez, Columnist
March 31, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Events, Features, Showcase, Travel, Uncategorized

On Monday, March 14 at 9:30 p.m., every Boston-bound student and teacher met up at a more-than-crowded airport to head off on their new adventure. The students were under the supervision of teachers Davina Baird, Ann Bialk, Joshua Garrett, Ann Shaheen, and Jennifer Wood. All attendees were prepared to ...

Medical Mastery

Olivia Doyle, Columnist
March 31, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Featured People, Showcase, Uncategorized

Recently, Horizon Honors freshman Tessa Jung was selected to attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders (CFML). This is an upscale convention for youth with “prospective medical talent,” according to the CFML website and takes place at the National Academy of Future Physicists and Medical Scientis...

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