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HORIZON HONORS
HIGH SCHOOL


10.12.2018

GRADE "A" SCHOOL - AZ DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

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Donor Requirements: 
  • Must be at least 16 years old (16- and 17-year-olds must bring a signed permission form from a parent or guardian).
  • Weigh at least 110 pounds.
  • Be in good general health.
  • Bring your ID—something with your name and one of the following: date of birth, donor ID number or your photo.
LOWEST PRICE ON YEARBOOKS ALL YEAR!
The Horizon Honors Secondary Yearbook is an award-winning book five times over.  Be sure to reserve your copy of the 2018-19 yearbook at Jostens.com now - prices are the lowest that they will be all year!  Don't procrastinate! 

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ATHLETICS
IT’S A GREAT DAY TO BE AN EAGLE!  COME AND SUPPORT YOUR TEAMS!
*Dates and times are subject to change.

Tuesday, October 16th:
  • Girls Volleyball Home vs Odyssey Institute
    JV Girls 4:00 pm
    Varsity Girls 5:00 pm
Thursday, October 18th:
  • Girls Volleyball Home vs Valley Christian
    JV Girls 4:00 pm
    Varsity Girls 5:00 pm
  • Co-Ed Cross Country Tempe Prep Invite @ Evelyn-Hollman Park 4:00 pm

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CO-ED SWIM & DIVE UPDATE
The Horizon Honors Swim team had a fantastic Saturday Night Fever Invitational on September 29th. Many swimmers set personal best times and some school records were set!
 
The following swimmers set new school records:
Girls 200 Medley Relay with a school record time of 2:13.89
          Camryn Swanson, Keira Hickie, Caileigh Burdette, and Elisabeth Fear
Girls 200 Free with a school record time of 2:16.28
          Caileigh Burdette
Girls 100 Free with a school record time of 58.73
          Keira Hickie
Girls 500 Free with a school record time of 6:04.57
          Caileigh Burdette
Girls 100 Backstroke with a school record time of 1:12.55
          Camryn Swanson
Girls 100 Breaststroke with a school record time of 1:16.68
          Keira Hickie
Girls 400 Free Relay with a school record time of 4:41.72
          Hannah Browning, Elisabeth Fear, Monica Ganev, and Alex Miller
Way to go Eagles!

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JV GIRLS VOLLEYBALL UPDATE
The team went 2-1 this past week, with wins over Bourgade Catholic and Odyssey Institute. For the week, Allison Hale led the way with 17 kills, followed by Breanne O'Meara with 15 kills and Camryn Dunn with 10 kills. Tessa Cummings recorderd 61 digs and Catherine MacDowell also added 19 digs of her own. Come out and support the girls at our next home match on Tuesday Oct. 16th at home vs. Odyssey.

COLLEGE & CAREER CENTER

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Phoenix Performing and Visual Arts College Fair
Sunday October 14th 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
ASU Memorial Union
1290 S. Normal Avenue
Tempe, AZ
Register: https://www.gotomyncf.com/Registration/EventSelectForState?stateName=All
 
Chemical Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering Open House
Saturday, October 20, 2018
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
ASU Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
699 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ
Tempe Campus
 
•Learn about admission and scholarship information.
•Discover career paths in chemical and materials engineering.
•Visit Instructional and Research Labs.
 
Register* online: etouches.com/semteopenhouse
*Lunch will be provided for all registered event quest.
 
Greater Phoenix National College Fair
Sunday, October 21st 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Phoenix Convention Center
100 N. 3rd Street
Register:  https://www.gotomyncf.com/Registration/EventSelectForState?stateName=All
 
College and Career Website
http://www.horizonhonorssecondary.org/ccc
 
College Testing:
SAT:  www.collegeboard.org/register
ACT:  www.actstudent.org/start
 
Transcripts
  • Horizon Honors, order through Parchment at parchment.com
  • Dual Enrollment/Concurrent Enrollment
    • Any college agency that holds the credits
      • SMCC, Trine Univ., Rio-The providers that show the college credit
      • Horizon transcripts only have the high school credit
  • Don’t forget to order final transcripts to be sent after graduation through Parchment.
  • Transcript includes weighted and unweighted GPA, class rank, community service and all high school courses and credits.
Test Scores
  • SAT, ACT, AP and sometimes PSAT
    • Needs to be sent directly from the provider agency (College Board or ACT).
NHS SCHOLARSHIPS
High school seniors who are National Honor Society (NHS) members in good standing of an affiliated NHS chapter are eligible to apply for the scholarship. For further information please visit their website at https://www.nhs.us/advisers/the-nhs-scholarship/.  Application dates and deadlines are listed below. For more information please visit their we
 
October 1st:             Application opens.
December 7th:         Deadline to submit applications. After this date, student applications.  No changes may be made.
December 14th:       Deadline for adviser, principal, and faculty recommendations and certifications. Applicants are responsible for verifying that all materials have been submitted.

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SUMMER INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY
This is a unique summer opportunity for motivated Arizona high school students with a strong interest in bioscience, biomedical engineering, environmental health, or biostatistics to work side-by-side with top faculty in University of Arizona laboratories and conduct hands-on research.  For more information about KEYS please visit  website: https://keys.arizona.edu or contact us at either keys@bio5.org or (520) 626-8124.

COMMUNITY SERVICE

LEARN... BELIEVE... DREAM... DARE

MEDIA CENTER

PARENT INVOLVEMENT

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PARENT PARTNERSHIP

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OCTOBER
AT A GLANCE
  
October 12
Early Release Day:  Students must be off campus by 12:15 PM
ILP Conferences 1:00 to 7:00 PM
Lunch Orders Due
 
October 13
Design, Style & Media Photo Shoot
 
October 15
Spring Break Travel Clubs ½ payment due
Key Club Leadership meets during lunch in room 122
Wilderness Club meets during lunch in room 109
 
October 16
HS Spirit Day:  Dig Pink
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Harry Potter Club meets 2:45 to 3:45 in room 102
 
October 17
Be A Leader Foundation Club meets during lunch in room 102
MUN Club meets during lunch in room 210
Student Council meets after school in room 105
Guest Band Clinician: Brian Murphy 8:30 am to 10:30 am in the Band Room

October 18
Anime & Manga Club meets during lunch in room 217
Art Club meeting during lunch in room 122
Kindness Krew meets during lunch in room 127
Movie Watchers Club of America during lunch in room 210
Wilderness Club departs for Catalina Island
 
October 19
Free Write Club meets during lunch in room 210
National Honor Society (NHS) meets during lunch in room 209
Safe Space Club meets during lunch in College & Career Center (CCC)
Lunch Orders Due
 
October 20
Fall Drama Production Set Construction 8:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Media Center

October 22
Key Club meets during lunch in room 122
PSAT:  Pre-Administration Meeting @ 2:45 location TBA
Guest Band Clinician: Brian Murphy 8:30 am to 10:30 am in the Band Room

October 23
PSAT:  Pre-Administration Meeting at 2:45 pm location TBA
Pre-Med Club Blood Drive 8:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Harry Potter Club meets 2:45 to 3:45 in room 102
Protecting Our Environment (POE) meets during lunch in room 109
Spanish Club meets during lunch in room 215
 
October 24
High School Winter Athletics Paperwork Due
PSAT Testing 8:00 am to 4:00 pm in the gym
Design, Style & Media Club (DSM) meets during lunch in room 127
FCA Huddle meets during lunch in room 208
Student Council meets after school in room 105
 
October 25
Jostens Sophomore Ring Presentation at 8:10 am in the gym
Choir Council meets during lunch in the Choir Room
Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) meets during lunch in room 109
He for She Club meets during lunch in room 101
Kindness Krew meets during lunch in room 127
Movie Watchers Club of America during lunch in room 210
 
October 26
Jostens Senior Presentation at 8:10 am in the gym
Band Council meets during lunch in Band Room
Pre-Med & reSEARCHing for the Cure meets during lunch in room 211
Safe Space Club meets during lunch in College & Career Center (CCC)
Lunch Orders Due
 
October 27
Fall Drama Production Set-up 8:00 am to 9:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room
MUN Competition @ Westwood High School 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

October 29
High School Winter Athletics Tryouts Begin
Key Club Leadership meets during lunch in room 122
Wilderness Club meets during lunch in room 109
 
October 30
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Harry Potter Club meets 2:45 to 3:45 in room 102
 
October 31
Student Council Fundraiser:  Donut Day @ 7:55 am in the High School Courtyard
Be A Leader Foundation Club meets during lunch in room 102
MUN Club meets during lunch in room 210
Student Council meets after school in room 105
Guest Band Clinician: Brian Murphy 8:30 am to 10:30 am in the Band Room

NOVEMBER
AT A GLANCE

November 1
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Senior Jostens Orders collected during lunch in HS Courtyard
Anime & Manga Club meets during lunch in room 217
Art Club meeting during lunch in room 122
Kindness Krew meets during lunch in room 127
Movie Watchers Club of America during lunch in room 210
 
November 2
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Free Write Club meets during lunch in room 210
National Honor Society (NHS) meets during lunch in room 209
Safe Space Club meets during lunch in College & Career
 
November 5
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Key Club meets during lunch in room 103
 
November 6
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Protecting Our Environment (POE) meets during lunch in room 109
Spanish Club meets during lunch in room 215

 
November 7
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Design, Style & Media Club (DSM) meets during lunch in room 127
FCA Huddle meets during lunch in room 208
Student Council meets after school in room 105
Varsity Soccer Camp departs at 3:30 pm
 
November 8
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Choir Council meets during lunch in the Choir Room
Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) meets during lunch in room 109
He for She Club meets during lunch in room 101
Kindness Krew meets during lunch in room 127
Movie Watchers Club of America during lunch in room 210
Fall Drama Production:  Scrooge Parent Picture Rehearsal at 5:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room
 
November 9
Secondary Spirit Day: Fancy Friday
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Band Council meets during lunch in Band Room
Pre-Med & reSEARCHing for the Cure meets during lunch in room 211
Safe Space Club meets during lunch in College & Career Center (CCC)
Fall Drama Production:  Scrooge Opening Night at 7:30 in the Multipurpose Room
 
November 10
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Varsity Soccer Camp returns
Fall Drama Production:  Scrooge at 7:30 in the Multipurpose Room
 
November 11
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
 
November 12
Veterans Day No School
 
November 13
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Harry Potter Club meets 2:45 to 3:45 in room 102
Lunch with Principal during lunch in room 101
Protecting Our Environment (POE) meets during lunch in room 109
Spanish Club meets during lunch in room 215
 
November 14
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Design, Style & Media Club (DSM) meets during lunch in room 127
FCA Huddle meets during lunch in room 208
Student Council meets after school in room 105
 
November 15
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Choir Council meets during lunch in the Choir Room
Culinary Arts Blue Day Field Trip:  The Farm at Agritopia 9:40 am to 1:00 pm
Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) meets during lunch in room 109
He for She Club meets during lunch in room 101
Kindness Krew meets during lunch in room 127
Movie Watchers Club of America during lunch in room 210
 
November 16
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Fall Drama Production:  Scrooge at 3:30 pm and 7:30 pm in the Multipurpose Room
Band Council meets during lunch in Band Room
Culinary Arts Silver Day Field Trip:  The Farm at Agritopia 9:40 am to 1:00 pm
Pre-Med & reSEARCHing for the Cure meets during lunch in room 211
Safe Space Club meets during lunch in College & Career Center (CCC)
 
November 17
Fall Drama Production:  Scrooge at 7:30 in the Multipurpose Room
 
November 19
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Key Club Leadership meets during lunch in room 103
Wilderness Club meets during lunch in room 109
 
November 20
Be A Leader Club:  Canned Food Drive
Concert Band & Honors Symphonic Band Concert 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room
Eagles Band Concert 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Harry Potter Club meets 2:45 to 3:45 in room 102
Secondary Bands Fundraiser: Dairy Queen 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Secondary Spirit Day:  Musical T-Shirt
 
November 21
Be A Leader Foundation Club meets during lunch in room 102
MUN Club meets during lunch in room 210
Student Council meets after school in room 105
Student Council Fundraiser:  Donut Day 7:30 am in the HS Courtyard
November 22
Thanksgiving Break No School
 
November 23
Thanksgiving Break No School
 
November 26
Key Club meets during lunch in room 103
School Improvement Team (S.I.T.) meeting @ 3:30 pm
 
November 27
Gamers meets after school in room 210
Protecting Our Environment (POE) meets during lunch in room 109
Spanish Club meets during lunch in room 215
 
November 28
Design, Style & Media Club (DSM) meets during lunch in room 127
FCA Huddle meets during lunch in room 208
Guest Band Clinician: Brian Murphy 8:30 am to 10:30 am in the Band Room
Student Council meets after school in room 105
 
November 29
Choir Council meets during lunch in the Choir Room
Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) meets during lunch in room 109
He for She Club meets during lunch in room 101
Kindness Krew meets during lunch in room 127
Movie Watchers Club of America during lunch in room 210
 
November 30
Band Council meets during lunch in Band Room
Pep Rally 1:20 pm to 2:05 pm in the gym
Pre-Med & reSEARCHing for the Cure meets during lunch in room 211
Sadie Hawkins Dance 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room
Safe Space Club meets during lunch in College & Career Center (CCC)


​​For a full list of Secondary School activities, check out the Events Calendar.


Horizon Honors Secondary School
Horizon Honors High School
​Horizon Honors Middle School

16233 South 48th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Office: 480.659.3000
Attendance: 480.659.3062
horizonhonorssecondary.org


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