Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Announcements: Tuesday 11-03-2015

Athletic check-in starts today through November 10th. Paperwork is available on line or in the athletic office. Please see Ms Hill if you have any questions.

Horizon High School has once again implemented an attendance policy for students, grades 9-12 to be able to attend prom.  Students wishing to attend prom are expected to maintain a minimum 95% attendance rate starting October 19, 2015 throughApril 21, 2016.  We are only monitoring unexcused absences and unexcused partial absences. 
Please make sure you call the Attendance line at 720-972-4597 to excuse your students.

Seniors, please visit the Horizon website for the link to vote for your class song, motto, and the design of your senior shirts! Deadline for voting is today, November 3.

Also Seniors, Wednesday, November 4th,  8th period, is your Senior meeting.  You must attend this meeting to receive important information regarding your final year here at Horizon along with ordering information for your cap & gown, announcements, mug etc.  All Seniors must have a cap & gown to walk in graduation.

Horizon FBLA will be hosting our annual blood drive on Friday, November 6 in the auditorium lobby. There is a schedule of appointments in E0505 to fill with 54 staff and student donors. If you have never given blood, please consider donating. Every pint donation has the potential to save up to 3 lives!
If you are under 18, parent permission is required. Parent permission forms can be picked up in E0505. See Mr. Wilke with any questions.
Seniors:  The Daniels Fund Scholarship deadline is November 13th. 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 Mrs. Neumann in the Counseling Office or go to the Daniels Fund website at www.DanielsFund.org and take the eligibility questionnaire.
Sports, Drama & Clubs
All girls interested in playing soccer this spring, there will be an informational meeting for both players and parents today November 3 at 5:00 in room B0200.  Hope to see you there!

Boys Basketball:  Winter Camp November 9-10 from 3:30-5:30 (all grade levels).  TRYOUTS November 12-13 from 3:30-6:30, and Saturday November 14 from 9:00-12:00.

Standley Lake Gators Ice Hockey Tryouts are coming soon!!!!  Saturday, November 14th at 5:15-7:15PM,
Monday, November 16th at 7:45-8:45PM, Promenade Ice Centre, For more information or any questions please contact. David Goberis at 720-466-0365
Battle of the Books Club meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays and 2nd and 4th Thursdays in the Library from 3:00-4:00pm.  –Sara Poinier                           

Knowledge Bowl    3:15-4:30 - Tuesdays and Thursdays - Q2715    -- Lexi Hoffman

Sophomore Class Leadership is every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month in E0501 after school. – Blair Gonzales

Boys open gym for Basketball  - 3:30-5:00.                                   Science Olympiad  --  12:30-1pm - C0308.    - Jen Clancy
Gaming & Chess Club – 12:30-1:00 – LMC - Eric England        
American Sign Language Club – 12:30-1:00 – LMC   - Eric England            
Junior Leadership Meeting – 12:30-1:00 -- LMC     - Eric EnglandJessica Keigan

GSA (Gender Sexuality Alliance) 12:30 – 12:55  - C0304    -- Carianne Adams