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Announcements 09-13-12

posted Sep 13, 2012, 10:07 AM by Unknown user

Horizon High School

thursday,  September 13, 2012

Special Announcements

If  you purchased a portrait package at Check-in you can pick it up in the Main Office.  You must have them with you if you are planning on having retake pictures on September 28.


Teachers and students if you did not get an ID picture taken, please see Ruth Cummings in the Counseling office. Your picture will be taken and you can pick up your ID the following day. 


Horizon High School needs a Hawk!!   See Ms. Baldwin if you are interested in being the mascot at home football games and other special events.  First home game is this Friday.  Go Hawks!! 


Seniors:  You can still order your Senior Class panoramic picture.  Don’t miss out!  This is the only Senior class picture taken. Extra order envelopes are available in the Main Office.  You can order online at


Attention all senior and junior boys.  Sign up is now available in the main office for our 4th annual powder puff volleyball game, $25 per player.  Space is limited to 12 members per team and will go fast, so sign up immediately.   Event is October 3rd at 6:30, Horizon main gym.

Counseling News

 STUDENTS:  What do you envision yourself doing when you grow up? Working with wild animals?  Helping discover the cure for cancer? Developing the next line of game software?  The EXPERIENCE 9-5 job shadow program can help you explore all of these, plus 60 other career possibilities! Talk to your counselor today about registering before spaces fill up!


SENIORS:  Remember that, if you are considering re-taking your ACT exam before submitting your college applications, NOW IS THE TIME TO GO REGISTER FOR THE OCTOBER 27th EXAM!   Don't procrastinate -- go to the  website and get 'r done!


Horizon students are also invited to attend complimentary Fall ACT Prep & Review Sessions hosted free of charge at DeVry University, conveniently located near-by in Westminster on 122nd Avenue.  Saturday sessions will be held from 8:00 until 5:00 on October 20 and December 1.  Lunch is provided, so don't miss these FREE opportunities to improve your scores!  Space is limited to 30 students and they fill quickly, so see your counselor today for registration information!


STUDENTS:   Have you ever listened to an adult say, "I wish this opportunity had been available when I was a kid!"  Well . . . EXPERIENCE 9-5 is one of those opportunities!  It's your chance to work on-the-job with a welder, micro-biologist, fashion designer, veterinarian, or 60 other career professionals in your hoped-for career!  Hurry & sign up before the Sept. 24 deadline! 

Sports, Drama & Clubs

The Nationally acclaimed and award-winning Northglenn Youth Theatre is proud to announce that four Horizon High School students have been cast in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.   Isaac Sprague will play Joseph;  Skyler Hockett will play Levi; Grace Sprague will be the Narrator and Heidi Cole will perform in the Spirit Chorus.   The show will run from November 9-18 at the D.L. Parsons Theatre in the Northglenn Recreation Center. There are two performances for school groups on Wednesday, November 15 & Thursday, November 16 at 10:00 a.m. if any teachers are interested in taking a class to the performance. 


"Are you looking for some fun? Do you like trivia? Would your friends use words like "geek" and "nerd" to describe you? Then join Knowledge Bowl! It's cooler than Jeopardy! We meet every Tuesday and Thursday in M2317 at 3:15. See Mrs. Hoffmann for details and remember: The geeks shall inherit the earth!!"


      ¡¡Hola estudiantes!! Did you ever want to do more with your Spanish than just practice in class?  What about those food days that never come around?  How about making crafts that are authentic to Spanish speaking areas?   Come to Spanish Club and enjoy movies, crafts, conversation, and so much more!!

Boys Soccer          HHS@Loveland at Mt. View H.S.                        VAR – 4:00            JV – 5:30

Volleyball               Loveland@HHS                                                    VAR – 6:30            JV – 5:15                C – 5:15                 D – 6:30

Softball                   HHS@Ft. Collins                                                    VAR – 4:15            JV – 4:15

Boys Tennis           HHS@Legacy                                                        3:30

Boys Golf               Horizon Invite@Riverdale Knolls      7:30 a.m.