Human Growth & Development: Beyond the Awkward

Noah Stults, Columnist

December 3, 2018

Human Growth and Development (HG&D) is a series of courses that teach you about your physical and emotional development as an adolescent to an adult. Many students did not appreciate the course and couldn’t find the value in the content, but it can actually be extremely helpful in various ways. Throug...

Cookin’ Up Soccer Fundraiser at Chipotle

Cookin’ Up Soccer Fundraiser at Chipotle

Max Larsen, Columnist

November 29, 2018

The Horizon Honors Varsity and JV soccer teams are hosting a fundraiser with Chipotle to raise money to pay for uniforms, jackets, and merchandise. The fundraiser is simple and easy for Horizon Honors supporters to contribute to. The fundraiser will allow not only the varsity team to dress in supportive...

Give Back With Coca-Cola

Helena Ochoa, Columnist

November 15, 2018

If you have recently bought a pack of Coca-Cola, or just opened a bottle of the soda from the store, you may have missed an extra feature. Look inside that bottle cap and you’ll find a small code with a big mission. The Coca-Cola Give program gives soda a new purpose. Along with providing you with a...

CIMI Next Year in Catalina

Sunrise over Catalina.

Elizabeth Stover, Columnist

October 29, 2018

Catalina Island Marine Institute (CIMI) is a camp catered to students on Catalina Island off the coast of California. Wilderness Club takes a weekend trip there every year. Over the course of two days, students get to experience a variety of activities such as snorkeling, tidepooling, hiking, and more. ...

New Year, New Book

Poly Eagle by Blake Benefiel.

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

October 29, 2018

Get ready to buy your yearbook, filled with all of the memories, events, clubs, and classmates from yet another year at Horizon Honors. Yearbooks have been sold every year at Horizon Honors by the aptly-named Yearbook class. The Yearbook class spends literally hundreds of hours, even outside of class...

Take Flight With HS Travel Club

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

October 25, 2018

It’s that time of the year again! Sign up is currently open for HS Travel Club’s newest adventures, this time to Costa Rica and the cities of Paris and London. These trips are a great way to learn about new cultures and places while enjoying it all with your friends. The 2019 Costa Rica trip, which...

The Benefit Is in the Blood

Courtesy of Villa Grove CUSD #302

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

October 19, 2018

Horizon Honors Pre-Med Club is hosting an annual blood drive on Tuesday, Oct. 23, and they need all the help they can get. The blood drive will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the multipurpose room for students age 16 or older; parents are also welcome to participate. If a student is under the age o...

Fall Sports Sign-Up

Evelyn Streit, Columnist

June 4, 2018

As this year comes to a close, many students consider their opportunities for next year, including sports. Sports are a great way to show school spirit and get involved. In Arizona especially, weather is a big factor in which sports people choose to participate in, and fall is one of the best times t...

Finals Out of the Way

Jaidan Leonard, Columnist

June 4, 2018

Finals are coming up and students are getting prepared for the end-of-the semester finals. Although, if students get a proficient or higher on some of their AZMerit tests, then they can choose to not take the final. The Horizon Sun: As a student, do you think it’s a good idea to give the students a choice to do...

Yearbook Distribution

Kate Allen, Columnist

May 31, 2018

There were smiling faces all around campus looking at our Horizon Honors 2017-2018 yearbooks when they were distributed this Tuesday. Students from every grade bought books and were pleased with the yearbook staff’s year-long hard work to make this amazing book come to life. High school sold a tot...