Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Announcements: Tuesday, 12-10-2013

You can help brighten someones holiday by purchasing a gift for a child in need! All you have to do is take an ornament off the giving tree in the main lobby and attach the ornament to the unwrapped gift. All gifts need to be dropped off in the main office by Monday December 16th.

All Students, Staff and HHS Community Members: GOT SHOES??? Bring your used shoes now through Friday to help those in the Philippines who desperately need shoes. A box is in the Lobby, outside the main office. Your generosity is appreciated!

What do your Infinite Campus account, your favorite movie, Instagram, and your friend's gaming system have in common? What if you could create some of the tech related systems and devices we enjoy and use every day? Check it out during an Hour of Code this week for Computer Science Education Week: create a game, app, or program during your free period or lunch. Head to the library web site for more details or see Ms. Poinier.

The kitchen will be open during finals for breakfast only. We will operate during our normal business hours of 7:00 to 9:00 a.m.  The kitchen staff wishes you luck on your big exams and a very safe and Happy Holiday Season. Thank you for your support. 

Horizon High School has once again implemented an attendance policy for students, grades 9-12 to be able to attend prom.  All Students wishing to attend prom are expected to maintain a minimum 95% attendance rate starting December 2, 2013 through April 11, 2014.  We are only monitoring unexcused absences and unexcused partial absences. 
Counseling News

Also Seniors, Any transcript that needs to be sent before (or during winter break) must be requested by Monday, December 9th.  No transcripts requested after December 9th will be sent.  You can check the status of your transcript request in Naviance.  If you have any questions, please see your counselor.

Sports, Drama & Clubs

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

Chess Club will meet this Thursday, December12 from 3:00-4:00 in the Library. 

The Hawks dominated at our DECA District Conference. Congratulations to our State DECA Qualifiers:
Lindsey Wilderman, Logan Lenberg , Sadie Thornton , Amber Collom , Brionna Dumlao , Mason Guttroph , Courteney Real , Alondra Palomino, Lina Rodriguez , Jessica LaTerra,  Leilani Osmundson , Kamryn Castillo, Kayla Chand , Josh Trujillo, Mario Zarate, Rachel Coffman, Alexis Salazar, Kristen King, Marissa Lewis, Matt Prasad,  Jasmine Padilla, Casey Carr, Derek Frank, Seth Arellano, Valerie Padilla, Adriana Hancie, Angie Koch-Ortiz, Dominic Krenik, Dionisio Rivas.
Our DECA State Officer Candidate  - LeiLani Osmundson (Passed the State officer Candidate Test with a 96%)