The Horizon Sun

Nothin’ But Runnin’

The Horizon Honors Family Fun Run taking off.

Kalyn McLeod, Columnist

March 6, 2020

Everyone had a fantastic day at the Horizon Honors Family Fun Run. Families from all different grade levels showed up to support their school. It rained hard a few days before the race, and concerns about not being able to run were floating around. But thankfully, the event was still on. Altogether,...

Book Fair Fun

Help Horizon Honors assist its elementary students in finding the perfect book.

Carsten Oyer, Columnist

February 17, 2020

Between Feb. 28 and Mar. 6, 2020, Horizon Honors is organizing a book fair! The library needs help setting up and running the program for our elementary students, who will all come to find a good book to read. If you want to sign up, click here. For more information about volunteering, talk to Mrs. Duet in the media center. If you love books, you’ll be sure to ...

A Steady Pace Until the Race

Even the slowest runner can participate in this family event.

Kalyn McLeod, Columnist

February 2, 2020

Horizon Honors is making vast progress on the Capital Campaign. Still, the school is planning many more fun events in the future, including the Family Fun Run. This is a great way to spend time with your family and support your school. Ellen Tadman is the chair of the Family Fun Run subcommittee, which...

Pa-Jammin’ in January

Pa-Jammin' in January

Cameron Foley, Columnist

January 19, 2020

Horizon Honors Key Club is holding a pajama donation drive for Phoenix Children’s Hospital while awarding community service hours for donated pajamas. Donation boxes are located in the front office and Media Center, and all pajamas must be donated with the tags still attached. Phoenix Children’s ...

The Greatest Art Show

Yaniv Golden, Columnist

December 19, 2019

On Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, Horizon Honors hosted a special event that happens at the end of each semester: the Art and Guitar Showcase. This night celebrates the achievements of the students who participate in fine art electives such as Digital Art, Graphic Design, Culinary Arts, Guitar, and Art. The stud...

The Starstuff of “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Juniors Lauren Taylor and Abe Newsum as “Smee” and “Black Stache.”

Gael Solis, Columnist

December 7, 2019

“Peter and the Starcatcher” is the newest performance by the Horizon Honors drama students. Performances will be held on Dec. 6 at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., with a 7:30 p.m. showing on Dec. 7. The play is based on the 2004 novel “Peter and the Starcatcher,” written by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearso...

A Night at the (Art) Museum

Support Horizon Honors students through attending the Art Show.

Madeeha Akhtar, Columnist

December 7, 2019

Friday the 13th may be known for its superstitious nature, but you’ll be in luck if you choose to come to Horizon Honors’ Art and Guitar Showcase! Here, you can come and see the amazing talent of the students at Horizon Honors Secondary School from 6-8 p.m. Walk throughout the campus while looking at the...

A Run in the Sun

Come one, come all, to the Horizon Honors Family Fun Run!

Carsten Oyer, Columnist

December 7, 2019

Horizon Honors is hosting the Family Fun Run for the whole family! The event will take place at 2 p.m. at Pecos Park on Sunday, Feb. 23, with a map of the run and more details being disclosed soon. What makes this Family Fun Run special is the theme of the event. It will be a “chaser run,” whic...

Sadies is Here!

Celebrate the last moments of summer at the Sadie Hawkins dance.

November 16, 2019

Horizon Honors’ Sadie Hawkins dance is just around the corner on Friday, Nov. 27, taking place in the Multi-Purpose Room and lasting from 7-10 p.m.  The theme of this year’s dance is “Caribbean Paradise.” If you don’t know what the Sadie Hawkins Dance is, it is a dance where it is a tradit...

Behind-the-Scenes of the Mysterious “Ms. Holmes”

Sherlock Holmes (junior Jocey Price) takes a selfie with her castmates.

Yaniv Golden, Columnist

November 9, 2019

Rehearsal for “Ms. Holmes” began on Aug. 9, and the show has come a long way since then. The production started off in the community room with a makeshift stage of tape, and now it has a wonderful set and scenery in the multi-purpose room (MPR). Joshua Garrett, the director of the play, said his ...

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