Texting may be an easy method of communication, but getting too many can be stressful.

How Many Texts Are Too Many?

Most people find texting an easy way to communicate, but how many texts seem too clingy?
Nessah Wendt, Columnist February 9, 2021

Texting is a great way to contact friends and family but sometimes it's easy to get carried away with how many texts you keep sending. Odyssey says that it is easy to get carried away when messaging someone,...

Middle School Google Classroom

Information on the Upcoming Middle School Talent Show

Ainsley Olvey, Columnist February 8, 2021

The deadline for entries for the talent show is Wednesday Feb. 10 and the form is in the Horizon Honors Middle School classroom. The talent show will be on Friday, Feb. 12 from 4 to 6 p.m.  Due to...

There are many ways asynchronous Wednesdays help everyone.

The Importance of the Asynchronous Day

Ainsley Olvey, Columnist January 25, 2021

Middle school and high school have been crazy this year, and an asynchronous day can help us with a lot of things. We can reset and focus, get all caught up on homework, or maybe just take a break from...

A Bittersweet Retirement

Kalyn McLeod January 22, 2021

On Tuesday, Jan. 5, Mrs. Shaheen announced her retirement as Horizon Honors’s Secondary School principal. Shaheen has played a huge role in the school since the very beginning in 1996. She worked hard...

Everyone has unpopular opinions, and we're sharing ours.

Unpopular Opinions

Kalyn McLeod, Columnist January 22, 2021

Unpopular opinions are just that, opinions that are unpopular. These opinions either go against the status quo or are just seen as weird by society. These opinions can cause huge debates, end friendships,...

Horizon Students take their dual enrollment courses through Maricopa Community Colleges.

Should Students Take Dual Enrollment Courses?

Horizon Honors offers many different dual enrollment courses for students to take throughout high school. But are they worth taking?
Allister McLeod, Columnist January 18, 2021

Dual enrollment classes allow students to work towards a high school and a college credit at the same time. They are usually more rigorous than grade-level courses and, similarly to AP courses, students...

Does your favorite subject show how your brain works?

The ELA Mind vs. the STEM Mind

Going through school, most students find a subject that tends to stand out to them. However, does your favorite subject have anything to do with the way your mind works?
Sophia Geisler, Columnist January 10, 2021

The brain is an extraordinary thing, and it’s amazing how much it controls. I decided to do a survey on students who enjoy ELA subjects versus students who enjoy STEM subjects, and the difference in...

Though presented online,

“Clue” Review

Does “Clue” give you the best bang for your buck? Spoilers for the show are included.
Connor Davis, Columnist December 17, 2020

The semester play at Horizon Honors is upon us, and it’s gone through some pretty severe changes from what people are used to. This has not stopped the theater crew from putting on a good show, but is...

What is your favorite type of music?

Music Statistics at Horizon Honors

What music does everyone like?
Julia Tucker, Columnist December 14, 2020

As you can see, there are a lot of different opinions on music. I love country and pop music, but everyone is different. I asked students around the school what their opinions on music are and how...

Buy your Kindness Krew t-shirt today!

Kindness Krew T-Shirts

Nessah Wendt, Columnist December 13, 2020

The Kindness Krew has been a club at Horizon for a couple of years now, and has had many fundraisers and sales in the past. This year, they are kicking it off with a new t-shirt design as a way to spread...

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