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Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun


Bluey is one of many shows that has been popularized by a wave of teen mental health struggles.

The Catharsis of Childhood Wonder

Claire Satiroff, Columnist March 10, 2023

Television shows such as “Hilda,” “Bluey,” “Adventure Time,” “Gravity Falls,” and the “Amazing World of Gumball” have all become increasingly popular with teenagers. Though watching...

Choosing what to do in the future can be a complex decision.

From Passion to Paycheck

Melissa Sayadinejad, Columnist March 8, 2023

Choosing the right career can be a challenging task. With so many options available and factors to consider, it can be overwhelming to know where to start. However, by taking the time to understand your...

Try these tips to get back into the joys of reading.

Ending a Reading Slump

Sierra Perlmutter, Columnist March 7, 2023

Reading slumps are periods of time where a person loses interest in reading and finds it hard to engage in books. While finding a book to end this may seem impossible, there are many different approaches...

Wojcicki will be followed by Neal Mohan.

Susan Wojcicki to be Replaced as YouTube’s CEO

Brody Cheroke, Columnist March 2, 2023

Susan Wojciki is stepping down as YouTube’s CEO and will be replaced by Neal Mohan, according to TechCrunch. Mohan is a Chief Product Officer at YouTube and Google. Susan posted in a memo that she would...

Red for Ed is a movement that seeks to improve education systems.

The Revolution of #RedforEd

Melissa Sayadinejad, Columnist March 2, 2023

An organization, called Red for Ed, is dedicated to giving Arizona's children the schools that they deserve. This movement includes educators, community leaders, principals, superintendents, school board...

Holi is a beloved Indian festival.

Holi: The Festival of Colors

Sripriya Srinivas, Columnist March 2, 2023

Holi has become more than just a religious festival. Anybody is able to celebrate it and most of India, regardless of religion, does. The festival is celebrated based on the Hindu calendar, which is lunar-solar....

Phoenixs own Sky Harbor briefly became the busiest airport after the Super Bowl.

Sky Harbor, the Busiest Airport in the World for One Day

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist February 28, 2023

Phoenix played host to the 2023 Super Bowl, and with that came a spike in air travel at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Sky Harbor is the main airport for the city of Phoenix and the surrounding...

Barbie has come a long way since her inception.

Mattel and Barbie’s Evolution

Amanda Mourelo, Columnist February 28, 2023

In 1959 in Los Angeles, California, Ruth Handler saw her daughter Barbara playing with paper dolls. Ruth and her husband owned the toy company Mattel, and they had a bright idea to start making dolls out...

LGBTQ+ people have had to find secret ways to tell others about themselves.

Language, Lavender, and the LGBTQ+ Community

Sripriya Srinivas, Columnist February 28, 2023

Throughout history, people who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community have had to navigate how to live in a society that doesn’t accept them. In order to find those similar to them, they’ve had to...

Different hairs types have varying needs.

Hair Care

Claire Satiroff, Columnist February 17, 2023

Hair care is often disregarded and deemed unimportant. Many people have even given up on trying to take care of their hair because they do not know how. Yet, hair care can be important to one's mental...

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