Thursday, March 10, 2016

Announcements: Thursday 3-10-2016

Horizon High School
Daily Announcements
thursday, march 10, 2016


Horizon High School has once again implemented an attendance policy for all students going to prom.  However, grades 9 &10 must be invited to prom by an upper classman to be able to attend prom.  Students wishing to attend prom are expected to maintain a minimum 95% attendance rate starting October 19, 2015 through April 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.

This Saturday, March 12th, Macy's at the Orchard Town Center is doing a special prom event for area schools. During this event, all dresses will be 25% off. In addition, there will be free make overs between 12 and 4 p.m. This is only at the Orchard Town Center location on 144th. Prom is April 22nd, so be sure to take advantage of this event!

Bollman Technical Education center is having their spring conferences today from 4:00pm to 6:30pm.  Teachers will be in their classrooms to answer any of your questions.  ProStart conferences will be held at the ESC.  For additional information go to the BTEC website at

The RMASS “Zapping the ACT” prep seminar will be coming to Horizon on March 30th & 31st.  For an opportunity to participate in this awesome two-day after school seminar, you must see Mrs. Bell or Mrs. Neumann in the counseling office to sign up for a spot.  The cost of this two-day seminar is usually $89 – but Dr. Shadwell 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. Sign up for the seminar in Counseling.
Sports, Drama & Clubs

Attention students interested in community service hours: the Hawk's Community Service Club will have an opportunity to provide child care and play fun games and activities on Sunday, March 13 from 12-4 at a church auction in Broomfield. We will carpool from HHS. If you are interested, see Ms. Peratt in room 02513 periods 1, 3 and 6 or room D0404 periods 4,5, and 8 for more information.

Chess club is cancelled for today. 

Crafting Club  LMC  - 3:10
Battle of the Books Club meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays and 2nd and 4th Thursdays in the Library from 3:00-4:00..  –Sara Poinier                        
National Art Honor Society is every 2nd and 4th Thursday from 3:00 – 4:00  – Laurel Fulton   
Knowledge Bowl    - Tuesdays and Thursdays - 3:15-4:30  - Q2715  – Lexi Hoffman

Green and Clean meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month 12:30 to 1:00, and after school the 1st Friday of each month.  – Steve Lash

Seniors please submit your pictures to Mrs. Haefner by April 4th for the senior slide show.  Please make sure the pictures are school appropriate.  We would like you to share your memories of your years in school: field day, middle school, homecoming, junior prom, etc.  

The senior fine list is now posted next to the bookkeeping office.  Please check often as new fines will be posted daily. All fines and fees must be cleared by May 11th in order to pick up your cap and gown and participate in the graduation ceremony.  

If you did not pick up your Announcements, and there is no remaining balance, you can pick them up at the Bookkeeping Office.  Pay your remaining balance at

Please report ALL scholarship offers, even if you are not accepting them, to Tami Jones in the Main Office.  You can call 720-972-4526 or email  Continue to check Horizons Senior Page on the Horizon website for important dates and information.