Monday, March 20, 2017

Announcements: Monday 3-20-2017

Horizon High School
Daily Announcements
Monday, March 20, 2017


Students cannot park in the staff lots until after 2:00 pm and that is ONLY if you have an after school activity.

Nominate royalty for Prom during lunches (periods 4-7) starting Monday, March 20th thru Friday, March 24th in the main lobby.  You may also go to the Horizon homepage and nominate royalty there!!

Prom tickets go on sale Monday, April 3rd during lunches (periods 4-7) on the stage in the Student Center.  Tickets are $40 each!  You MUST have your student ID and 95% attendance to purchase a ticket.  In addition, If you're bringing a guest from another school, you must have your signed and completed guest pass form from the Dean's to get your guest's ticket.  Your guest, if they are a Horizon student, must also have a 95% attendance as of the beginning of 2nd quarter. Please check the list in the hallway across from the Dean’s Office. See Mrs. Sweet for guest pass forms.

Students:  If you have lost items throughout the year, check the lost and found on the stage in the center.  If you have lost jewelry, wallet, phone etc. check with Mrs. Sweet in the Dean’s Office.

Looking for a summer job?  The City of Thornton is looking to hire high school age students for seasonal jobs for the summer.  These jobs range from lifeguards, boat attendants, summer camp help, etc.  If you are interested go to the city website at to apply.  You can get more information by seeing Officer “Q” or pick up a flyer in the Main Office.

Sports, Drama, & Clubs

Ping Pong for the Heart! NHS is hosting a ping pong tournament on Wednesday, March 22 from 1-3. Support the American Heart Association by participating in a fun ping pong tournament with friends!

Come support Horizon DECA by eating at the Bad Daddy’s located on 120th and Grant on April 4. Simply mention Horizon DECA, show a flyer, or a picture of a flyer on your phone when you order and enjoy your delicious food and drink. Profits will go towards supporting our 10 international competitors! See you there!

DECA is selling Horizon Apparel!  There are short sleeve cotton shirts for $10, short sleeve dri-fit shirts for $15, long sleeve dri-fit shirts for $20 and Horizon hoodies for $25.  You can look for order forms on our posters around the school or purchase in the DECA room E0506.  Stop by and pick something up to show your school spirit before they run out.

Senior News

Please report any & all scholarship offers to Ms. Jones in the Main Office by April 12th to be recognized at the Awards Ceremony on the 19th of April and in the graduation Program.  Those you choose to accept and those you do not choose to accept.

It’s time to start clearing your fines so you can walk the line. 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 1st in order to pick up your cap and gown and participate in the graduation ceremony. 

Cap & gown pictures can still be ordered at Use the password HorizonHS2017Grad.  At checkout for teacher name use Tami Jones.

If you did not pick up your ordered announcements or mug and you have a zero balance, you can now pick them up at the bookkeeping office. If you still owe on your announcements or mug you can make final payments at or call 1-800-567-8367.


Speech & Debate Club – 3:00 – D0408   -- Kenya Pakenham & Blair Gonzales

German National Honor Society -1st and 3rd Monday - 3:00-3:30  - N2404   ---Jason Herman

Powerlifting Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday from - 3:30 - 5:00 pm..  Weight Room   –Frank Ybarra


Creative Writing Club - 3:00  - LMC  --Lou Nelson

Knowledge Bowl  - 3:15-4:30 - M2317  -- Lexi Hoffman

Battle of the Books Club  1st and 3rd Tuesdays and 2nd and 4th Thursdays at 3:00 - LMC.  –Sara Poinier

Photo Club - 3:10 - G0701  --Suzi Melly