Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Announcements, Tuesday, 10-08-2013

It's that time again! This week is Homecoming week! Be prepared to show your Horizon Hawk Pride. 
Everyday is a spirit day,. Tonight is Powder Puff Football. Come support your junior and senior girls. The game starts at 7:00 pm @ North Stadium.  Wednesday is Old Sport Day. Show your college or high school spirit. Sport your favorite team gear.  Thursday TBT (Throwback Thursday), celebrate Horizon’s 25th anniversary and dress the part.  Friday is Pink Out day. Support breast cancer awareness by wearing your pink to school and to the game.  Check the Horizon website for the rest of the spirit days and homecoming events this week. 
Tickets for the 2013 Homecoming Dance will be on sale starting today in the student center. Pre-sale are $12!

Attention seniors: The deadline to submit your senior photo and quotation for the yearbook is coming up on Friday, October 18. For detailed instructions on submitting your photo and quotation, please go to the yearbook link under clubs and activities from the Horizon home page.

Students are allowed only ONE guest at the Homecoming Dance.  If you are bringing a guest to Homecoming that does not go to Horizon High School please pick up a permission slip in the Dean’s Office Forms must be turned in by Friday, October 11th.

The Hawk Supply Store is open for business!! Do you need a pencil? paper? gum? sticky notes? The Store has them all for a great price. Store is open 1st, 6th, and 8th hour daily!


All “College Fairs” are not alike!  Did you know that there are several “Fairs” coming up in October that will focus on OUT-OF-STATE colleges?  Literally 100’s of college representatives from all over the USA will be at these “Fairs” to help you discover their campuses, compare costs, & learn whether out-of-state might be perfect (and maybe even cheaper) for you.  These October “Fairs” are spread around the city, Wednesday evening, Oct. 9 in Lafayette; Thursday evening, Oct. 10 in Denver; and Saturday morning, Oct. 12 in Highlands Ranch.  Students from all high schools are welcome!  See Counseling for details.

Seniors:  The Daniels Fund Scholarship is now open with a deadline of Nov. 15th.  This scholarship pays for 100% of your college expenses; however, families must first show economic need before the application process can begin.  For more information see Ms. Blue in the Counseling Office or go to the Daniels Fund website at www.DanielsFund.org and take their eligibility questionnaire.

Sports, Drama & Clubs

(Details on Athletic competitions are on our website at www.Horizon.adams12.org   Go to calendar under school information)

Congratulations to the following DECA members for their outstanding performances at the Glenwood DECA Invitational. :Tony Salazar & Johnathan White were 1st Place in Business Law and Ethics Team Decision Making Event. Mason Guttropf placed 4th in the Sports and Entertainment Marketing Individual Series Event

Bat Boy, the Musical, Oct. 17 and 18, 7 p.m., Tickets $8, Adults $10, Online ticket sales at Seatyourself.biz/hhsdrama, Tickets also sold at the door, don't miss out! This is the perfect send up for Halloween, a pop-rock comedy musical, about a Bat Boy.

Attention clubs!  Would you like to help your members earn service while helping keep Horizon environmentally friendly?  Why not adopt a recycling bin?