The Horizon Sun

Big Dreams for the Donation Drive

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 24, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events

Over the course of occasional lunch meetings within the past few months, HeForShe has designed a drive with the help of Student Council to benefit women staying at the Dream Center. The members of  HeForShe, under the guidance of club president and junior Rebecca Hamby, are determined to help others, ...

GeoBee vs. BOB

Brandon Bybee, Columnist

May 18, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Events

In the past, Horizon Honors Elementary and Horizon Honors Middle School have competed against each other in the Battle of the Books (BOB). Each student would read around two books and would study them to find details hidden inside. The students would then compete within their grade levels in trivia ga...

That Time of Year(book)

Kate Allen, Columnist

May 16, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Events

Yearbooks have been a tradition for many years and will continue for a long time. Horizon Honors has made amazing yearbooks this year that you can cherish for the rest of your life. Memories last a lifetime and high school is a big portion of that. Make sure to get your yearbooks soon! If you haven’...

Arrive at the Blood Drive

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 10, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events

Horizon Honors is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, May 16, and needs students to find the courage to become a donor. The drive will be open from 8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. for students ages 16 and up. If you are, however, under the age of 18, you will need a permission slip to participate, signed by your ...

Spring Musical 2018: “The Addams Family”

Emily Christian and Jaidan Leonard

May 5, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Events

The Addams family is first introduced in a graveyard, where they summon their ancestors from the dead. The family seems to bond over their dark, violent lifestyle that they have obviously led for generations, as shown in the musical number “When You’re an Addams.” It is evident that the parents,...

Fling Your Worries Away

Kate Allen, Columnist

April 4, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Events

The Spring Fling is just around the corner on April 6th. It is filled with fun games, carnival rides, and many other attractions. You can buy Horizon Bucks or wristbands at the door, and when you enter the carnival there will be live music, karaoke, food, and many volunteer opportunities at Spring Fling! ...

DSM Takes Raitter Ranch

DSM Takes Raitter Ranch

Kate Allen, Columnist

March 7, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events, Showcase

The Design, Style, and Media club’s (DSM) Spring & Formal photoshoot has come and gone, the outcome a complete success. Many people came dressed in fashion-forward outfits and accessories that fit the theme of the shoot. Decades were also thrown into the mix with 60s formal dresses, 70s bell bo...

Valley Leadership 2018’s Youth Program

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

February 14, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Events

The Valley Leadership 2018’s Youth Program gives students a chance to work with a new environment  that will continue to develop and advance leadership qualities. All across Arizona, a variety of schools participate in the Valley Leadership Youth Program to learn how to help the community, and use ...

Kindness Week at Horizon Honors

Evelyn Streit and Jaidan Leonard

January 27, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Events

This week Horizon Honors is once again taking part in The Great Kindness Challenge, a simple, free, week-long challenge that students can participate in to help make their school a more safe and accepting learning environment. According to abcNews, the Great Kindness Challenge was originally started by Jil...

Your Goodwill Could Pay For Their Next Conference

Naya Johnson, Columnist

January 23, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Clubs, Events, Uncategorized

It is well known that the Model United Nations (MUN) club is relatively new, having been created only a year ago. Most novel clubs start with an empty account, and the MUN club is no exception to this trend. However, the MUN members have been diligent in planning out fundraising opportunities throughout the ye...

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