2014-2015 Staff

Kelleigh Hogan

Kelleigh Hogan is a senior at Horizon Honors, starting her fourth year at Horizon Honors and as a part of its journalism program. It is that journalism program that she is especially grateful for since it has improved her confi...

Addy Bennett

Addy Bennett is a senior in her eleventh year at Horizon Honors and is excited to continue as the Editor-in-Chief in her sixth year of Journalism. Bennett spends her free time embroidering, crocheting, knitting, playing video games, ...

Jake Matise

Jake Matise is entering his third year at Horizon Honors and third year as a part of The Horizon Sun. After taking Journalism 3-4 last year, Matise really enjoyed it and is excited for his first year as Sports Editor. He is ready f...

Bry Holguin

Bry Holguin is an eighth grader attending her second year at Horizon Honors. She's originally from Canada and moved to Arizona at age three. She considers Arizona her home with all her family residing in Tucson and friends in...

Alexa Geidel

Alexa Geidel is a senior attending her fourteenth year at Horizon Honors. Since Pre-K, Alexa has been a leader and example student in the Horizon Honors community. Her first semester last year in Journalism was inspired by her...

Natori Cruz

Natori is in grade 11 and an editor for the Horizon Sun. It is her third year writing for the newspaper and is eager to continue to do so. Natori is 16 years old and in mostly honors classes. This is also her third year at...

Kelleigh Hogan

Kelleigh Hogan is a junior at Horizon Honors, meaning it is her third year at Horizon Honors and in its journalism program. It is that journalism program that she cannot be more grateful for as it has improved her confidence ...

Addy Bennett

Addy Bennett is a freshman in her eighth year at Horizon. Journalism has been a very big portion of her life, and she is very excited about her prospects with Editor of Student Life as her newest role. Bennett is a legitimate...

Zach Asato

Zach Asato has been attending Horizon Honors for six years. The 2014-2015 school year marks his first year in Journalism. Zach is currently a junior and the photo/video editor for the Horizon Sun. He is an aspiring photographer...

Ryan Deitchman

Ryan is an aspiring photographer who plans to go to college and major in Film. Ryan has been going to Horizon Honors since kindergarten and now is a Senior. He is in Yearbook 5-6 and Journalism 5-6, and is an image editor in both...

Emmy Walker

Emily Walker is a freshman who just started her first year at Horizon Honors. Although going to a new school is never easy, she absolutely loves HCLC.For her electives, she chose to do journalism and photography, which are both...

Sammi Tester

Sammi Tester, Editor of Student Opinion, is a sophomore, and this is her second year at Horizon Honors. Her favorite subject in school is English, and she strives to learn something new every day. In her spare time, Tester likes...

Nate Hernandez

Nate Hernandez is a freshmen in his fifth year at Horizon Honors. He has a passion for sports but most of all basketball and track & field. Since a child running has been something he loved to do, he has ran in state track...

Selina Fluty

Selina Fluty is a senior at Horizon Honors. She has been at Horizon Honors since kindergarten. This is her sixth year in Journalism and her fourth year on the leadership team and her first as Editor-in-Chief. Fluty is excited to help the up...

Nathalia Rivera

Nathalia is an 8th grader. This is her first year attending Horizon Honors. She joined journalism because her passion is to write. Nathalia got her fist laptop at 10 years old and now she is just one with the world of  writing....

Danielle Moran

Danielle is a junior attending her twelfth year at Horizon Honors. As Danielle has been attending Horizon since the age of four, she has become very close to the school and the students it holds. Literally growing up with the m...

Connor Lowe

Connor Lowe, an eighth grader, has just entered his first year at Horizon Community Learning Center. He entered Journalism because of his passion and talent for writing, and maybe a tiny bit because he really wants to be famou...

Joseph Grosjean

Joseph Grosjean is a senior, and the 2015-2016 school year marks his thirteenth and final year at Horizon Honors. This is his second year in journalism, and he is currently the Editor of Photography for “The Horizon Sun.” He e...

Jake Matise

Jake Matise is entering his second year at Horizon Honors and second as a part of the Journalism team. After taking Journalism 1-2 last year, Matise really enjoyed it and is glad to be back for another year. He is excited for...

Lauren Bander

After her first year of Journalism, Lauren Bander is excited to be back for another, this time in Journalism 3-4 and the 8th grade. This being her third year at Horizon Honors, Lauren is a member of NJHS and Middle School Student...

Cooper Brown

Cooper Brown is currently participating in his last year of government-mandated high school education. This is his 13th year at Horizon Honors, meaning he is an official member of the so-called “Kinder Gang.” Brown has pr...

Daisy Valentin

Daisy, senior, grew up in Arizona and California. She faced the difficulties of constantly changing schools, and never staying in one place.  She believes that there is nothing more important than family. Along with two wonderful...

Christi Britt

Mrs. Britt has been a teacher at Horizon Honors for 12 years, and has been the adviser for The Horizon Sun since its founding in 2009. Along with Journalism and Honors Journalism, she also teaches Mythology, English 11, and AP L...

Marty Rhey

Marty is a Senior at Horizon Honors, and is in his fourth year attending the school. Marty has been enrolled in Journalism for the entirety of that time, starting as a columnist, then moving up to Sports Editor, then becoming...

Arlayna Schooley

Arlayna Schooley is a junior, attending her third year at Horizon Honors and in its journalism program. For the past three years, Arlayna's love for journalism has continued to grow since her first day in freshman year. Starting ...