The Horizon Sun

Dream Big, Work Hard

Courtney Kendall, Columnist

February 24, 2018


Filed under Campus Life

Children often have big dreams about what they will become when they grow up. Unfortunately, or perhaps fortunately, these dreams don’t usually come true. Instead, young adults usually find themselves in professions that they never expected to be a part of.  Sometimes this happens as a matter of nec...

HHMS Boys’ Basketball Begins

Max Larsen, Columnist

February 23, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Featured People, Sports

Middle school boys basketball tryouts are over, and a few practices have commenced. Another season filled with games and action is starting. With hopes of the making it to the championship, Horizon Honors boys have well thought out objectives and strategies for this season. The Horizon Sun: What are your expectations for ...

Donate Dresses for Dances

Evelyn Streit, Columnist

February 23, 2018


Filed under Campus Life

Prom is arguably one of the most memorable nights of senior year, so, Horizon Honors’ High School Student Council has set up the Cinderella Affair Dress Drive to provide dazzling yet affordable dresses to students in grades 11 and 12. Dresses that are old or have only been worn once are great ideas ...

A Day in the Life of a Teacher

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

February 23, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Featured People

Attending school is the perfect way to give both children and adults a better perspective of each others’ lives. Of course, teachers and students are required to have different goals and are restricted to certain circumstances based on who they are and their roles in the education environment, so i...

Figuring Out Party Food

Meghan Tuzzolino, Columnist

February 16, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Features, Food

When invited to any gathering, guests usually feel guilty to show up with nothing, so the majority show up with a host or hostess gift. A homemade dish of any sort seems to be the most happily welcomed, states The Daily Meal. Not only will the host enjoy the thought put into the dish, but will also appreciate the t...

Rising Records

Max Larsen, Columnist

February 16, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Featured People

Horizon Honors has won multiple championships in several sports and is an athletically skilled, capable school. Over the years, students have continued to set records , including now-teacher Ann Shaheen’s shot put record of 33’3”. Nate Agostini, the schools sports director, is also a long time s...

Kylee, Horizon Honors’ Golden Girl

Reese Bennett, Columnist

February 14, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Featured People

There’s only a few more quarters left for the seniors attending Horizon Honors, and they’re all preparing for the world outside of grade school. Kylee Golden, one of those seniors, has decided to attend Chatham University in Pittsburgh, PA. This high-academic college offers a variety of sports, suc...

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 ...

Pairing Perspectives

Naya Johnson, Editor of Features & Extras

February 14, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Featured People

When sophomore Toko Oba arrived for the first time at Horizon Honors as a foreign exchange student from Japan, she had captured the attention of students such as myself who couldn’t help but be curious as to what her life before her arrival was like and what she thought of the United States. The same ...

Artistic Photography Makes Its Debut

Evelyn Streit, Columnist

February 14, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Clubs

The Artistic Photography Club is a new addition to Horizon Honors’ many after-school activities. The name itself is pretty self-explanatory: the club unites a group of people who like to take pictures. Only, that’s not all. This group will travel to different locations, like Pecos Park, to take differ...

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