Monday, March 3, 2014

Announcements, Monday, 03-03-2014

There will be no breakfast service all week: March 4th, 6th and 7th due to TCAP testing. There will be one lunch service on these days corresponding with the testing schedule. Monday and Wednesday are normal school days and the kitchen will operate accordingly. We all wish you the very best throughout the testing process.

Horizon High School has once again implemented an attendance policy for students, grades 9-12 to be able to attend prom.  However, 9th & 10th grade students MUST be invited by an upperclassman in order 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. 

Senior Updates

It's time to get serious.  In addition to making the grade to graduate you need to pay all fees and fines by May 1. You will not be allowed to participate in the graduation ceremony or receive your diploma if you have a balance due to the District.  Please check your Infinite Campus account and pay the balance due via the Pay-For-It system.   You also have the option to pay fees at the Bookkeeping office.

Please send pictures for the Senior Slideshow to Mrs. Graf at

All scholarship offers should be reported to Ms. Jones in the Main Office. 

Counseling News

The RMASS “Zapping the ACT” prep seminar will be coming to Horizon on April 2nd & 3rd. For an opportunity to participate in this awesome two-day after school seminar, you must see Mrs. Bell or Mr. Muedeking in the counseling office to sign up for a spot. The cost of this two-day seminar is usually $89 – but Ms. Smiley will be paying $50 of the $89 for the first 100 students who sign up – so it will cost you only $39. Don’t pass up this great opportunity to get “prepped” for the ACT Test coming in April. Any questions on this ACT Prep opportunity – see Mr. Muedeking in the counseling office.

Sports, Drama & Clubs

(Details on Athletic competitions are on our website at   Go to calendar under school information)

Students applying for membership in National Honor Society, your applications are due Wednesday, March 5th by 1:00 p.m.  No late applications will be accepted.  If you have questions, see Ms. Calder or Mr. Boyd in the upstairs staff center.