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HCLC 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
APRIL 8, 2016
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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL WELLNESS WEEK

AUGUST 24-28

Movin’ Monday: Movement breaks throughout the day.
Teamwork Tuesday: Partner and group fitness activities during physical education class.
Eat Well Wednesday: Emphasizing healthy eating.
Healthy Heroes Day (Thursday): Inviting a community hero into our class who uses good health habits for work.
Get Fit Friday: We will gather in the gym at 8:15 a.m. for a community morning workout before class.

COLLEGE & CAREER FAIR

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 @ 6 PM

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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

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TWO SCHOOLS. ONE AMAZING EDUCATION.

Horizon Honors Elementary

  • Grades K-6
  • AZ Dept. of Ed. “A” Rated School
  • Multi-Age & Ability-Level Groupings
  • Performing Arts Program
  • Daily P.E.
  • Multiple After School Enrichment Clubs

Horizon Honors Secondary

  • Grades 7-12
  • U.S. News & World Report “Best High School”
  • Daily Beast “Top High School”
  • AZ Dept. of Ed. “A” Rated School
  • Honors & University Preparatory Focus
  • A.P. & Dual Enrollment Courses
  • Comprehensive Arts & Athletics Programs

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

August  2015
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  • Fall Drama Production Auditions

    Starts: 2:30 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, August 3, 2015

    Location: Rooms 101 & 102

    Description: Main Stage & Studio

  • High School Girls Volleyball Camp

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, August 3, 2015

    Location: Larry Pieratt Activity Center

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  • High School Athletics Fall Paperwork Due

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 5, 2015

  • Lemon"Aide" Meeting

    Starts: 8:30 am

    Ends: 9:30 am, August 4, 2015

    Location: Parent Partnership Office

  • Fall Drama Production Auditions

    Starts: 2:30 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, August 4, 2015

    Location: Rooms 101 & 102

    Description: Main Stage & Studio

  • High School Girls Volleyball Camp

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, August 4, 2015

    Location: Larry Pieratt Activity Center

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  • Fall Drama Production Auditions

    Starts: 2:30 pm

    Ends: 6:00 pm, August 5, 2015

    Location: Rooms 101 & 102

    Description: Main Stage & Studio

  • High School Girls Volleyball Camp

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, August 5, 2015

    Location: Larry Pieratt Activity Center

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  • High School Girls Volleyball Camp

    Starts: 3:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, August 6, 2015

    Location: Larry Pieratt Activity Center

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  • High School Fall Athletics Tryouts Begin

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 11, 2015

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  • Secondary School Book Fair

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 14, 2015

    Location: Media Center

    Description: Books at this Book Fair have been chosen with 7th thru 12th grade students in mind! Some of the required reading books for your classes will be available for purchase. Come on by and check it out August 11th & 12th from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and also August 13th from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. during ILPs! The Media Center will still be available on August 11th and 12th for computers and homework.

  • Middle School Fall Athletics Paperwork Due

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 12, 2015

  • Staff Appreciation Meeting

    Starts: 8:30 am

    Ends: 9:30 am, August 11, 2015

    Location: Parent Partnership Office

  • Secondary School Travel Trips Parent Information Meeting

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, August 11, 2015

    Location: Multi-Purpose Room

    Description: An information meeting for parents and students for these 2016 and 2017 trips, as well as the Wilderness Club Catalina Island trip, will be held Tuesday, August 11th at 6 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room.

    An information meeting for parents and students for these 2016 and 2017 trips, as well as the Wilderness Club Catalina Island trip, will be held Tuesday, August 11th at 6 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room.

    2016 Spring Break Travel Trips:
    Middle School: Historic Boston - see Mrs. Baird for information
    Middle School: Florida, Marine Biology & Space Science – see Miss Davis for information
    High School: Puerto Rico, Culture & Language Immersion – see Mrs. Barden or Mrs. Hankins for information
    High School: London, Literature, Theatre, Art, & History – see Miss Shaheen for information
    2017 Spring Break Travel Trips Also Announced – Plan Ahead:
    Middle School: Washington D.C. - see Miss Davis for information
    Middle School: Puerto Rico, Rain Forest, Culture & Language Immersion – see Mrs. Barden or Mrs. Hankins for information
    High School: New York and the Arts – see Miss Shaheen for information
    High School: Ecuador, Service Learning & Partial Language Immersion – see Ms. McKinney for information
    2017 Spring Break Travel Trips Also Announced – Plan Ahead:
    Middle School: Washington D.C. - see Miss Davis for information
    Middle School: Puerto Rico, Rain Forest, Culture & Language Immersion – see Mrs. Barden or Mrs. Hankins for information
    High School: New York and the Arts – see Miss Shaheen for information
    High School: Ecuador, Service Learning & Partial Language Immersion – see Ms. McKinney for information

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  • Athletics Parent Volunteer Meeting

    Starts: 4:00 pm

    Ends: 5:00 pm, August 12, 2015

    Location: Parent Partnership Office

  • Elementary School "A Day in the Life"

    Starts: 5:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, August 12, 2015

    Location: Elementary Classrooms

    Description: Experience “A Day in the Life” of your HCLC Kindergarten-6th Grade student! Begin in your child’s classroom/first period class and walk through your child’s day at school, learn about each subject area and gain insight into his/her school experience. This is an important time to learn about each teacher and subject/content area and prepare for your Individual Learning Plan (ILP) Conference. New and returning families will benefit. We will see you there!

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  • Individual Learning Plan Conferences

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 14, 2015

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  • Individual Learning Plan Conferences

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 15, 2015

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  • Middle School Fall Athletics Tryouts Begin

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 18, 2015

  • Grades 5-6 Quarter 1 Athletics Begin

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 18, 2015

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  • Grades K-11 School Picture Day

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 20, 2015

    Description: Get ready to smile! Picture Days are coming on Wednesday, August 19 or Thursday, August 20. Students must be in dress code for these photos. All students will have photos taken. Order forms with photo proofs will be sent home in the coming weeks. Please note that there are no "retakes" only a makeup day for students who are absent on the scheduled Picture Days.

    Wednesday, August 19:
    Kindergarten
    Grades 1-2
    Grades 3-4 Blue Class
    Grades 3-4 Silver Class
    Grades 5-6
    Grades 7-11 -
    Block 5 Garrett
    Block 6 Neel
    Block 6 Garrett
    Block 6 Neel
    Block 6 Shaheen
    Block 7 Neel
    Block 8 Garrett

    Thursday, August 20:
    Pre-Kindergarten
    Grades 3-4 Black Class
    Grades 3-4 White Class
    Grades 7-11 -
    Block 1 Garrett
    Block 1 Kingman
    Block 1 Shaheen
    Block 1 Wood
    Block 2 Baird
    Block 2 Bialk
    Block 2 Davis
    Block 2 Garrett
    Block 2 Kingman
    Block 2 Neel
    Block 2 Wood
    Block 3 Baird
    Block 3 Bialk
    Block 3 Davis
    Block 3 Garrett
    Block 3 Kingman
    Block 3 Shaheen
    Block 3 Wood
    Block 4 Bialk
    Block 4 Davis
    Block 4 Kingman

  • Secondary School Student Council Elections

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 20, 2015

  • Elementary Chess Club Begins

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 20, 2015

  • Performing Arts Uniform Fitting

    Starts: 2:30 pm

    Ends: 5:30 pm, August 19, 2015

    Location: Band & Choir Room

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  • Grades K-11 School Picture Day

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 21, 2015

    Description: Get ready to smile! Picture Days are coming on Wednesday, August 19 or Thursday, August 20. Students must be in dress code for these photos. All students will have photos taken. Order forms with photo proofs will be sent home in the coming weeks. Please note that there are no "retakes" only a makeup day for students who are absent on the scheduled Picture Days.

    Wednesday, August 19:
    Kindergarten
    Grades 1-2
    Grades 3-4 Blue Class
    Grades 3-4 Silver Class
    Grades 5-6
    Grades 7-11 -
    Block 5 Garrett
    Block 6 Neel
    Block 6 Garrett
    Block 6 Neel
    Block 6 Shaheen
    Block 7 Neel
    Block 8 Garrett

    Thursday, August 20:
    Pre-Kindergarten
    Grades 3-4 Black Class
    Grades 3-4 White Class
    Grades 7-11 -
    Block 1 Garrett
    Block 1 Kingman
    Block 1 Shaheen
    Block 1 Wood
    Block 2 Baird
    Block 2 Bialk
    Block 2 Davis
    Block 2 Garrett
    Block 2 Kingman
    Block 2 Neel
    Block 2 Wood
    Block 3 Baird
    Block 3 Bialk
    Block 3 Davis
    Block 3 Garrett
    Block 3 Kingman
    Block 3 Shaheen
    Block 3 Wood
    Block 4 Bialk
    Block 4 Davis
    Block 4 Kingman

  • Lunch Orders Due

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 21, 2015

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  • Elementary Wellness Week #1

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, August 29, 2015

    Description: Wellness Week will take place August 24 through August 28. Students, staff and families of Horizon Honors Elementary are encouraged to participate in a variety of health and wellness activities.

    Movin’ Monday: Movement breaks throughout the day.

    Teamwork Tuesday: Partner and group fitness activities during physical education class.

    Eat Well Wednesday: Emphasizing healthy eating.

    Healthy Heroes Day (Thursday): Inviting a community hero into our class who uses good health habits for work.

    Get Fit Friday: We will gather in the gym at 8:15 a.m. for a community morning workout before class.

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  • School Board Meeting

    Starts: 5:00 pm

    Ends: 7:00 pm, August 25, 2015

    Location: Main Office

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  • Secondary School Parent University

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, August 26, 2015

    Location: Multi-Purpose Room

    Description: Mark your calendars and bring your parents to the Parent University on Wednesday, August 26th starting at 6 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room. The evening will focus on many of the needed steps as you make college and career decisions. Topics such as junior year best practices, college readiness, and college admissions testing will be presented.

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  • Middle School Social

    Starts: 6:00 pm

    Ends: 8:00 pm, August 28, 2015

    Location: Multi-Purpose Room

    Description: This year’s first Horizon Honors Middle School Social is coming soon! The social is on Friday, August 28th from 6 - 8 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room. The theme for this social is "Hollywood" and you should be dressed in school appropriate clothing. Student Council will be providing props for you to use as you come into the social so you can walk the "Red Carpet" and have their picture taken in front of the Hollywood backdrop. The cost for the social is $7 and includes admission, drinks, pizza and snacks. There will be games and a raffle, so students can bring a few extra dollars to be able to buy raffle tickets. The Middle School Social is for Horizon Honors Middle School students only. You will need to present your student ID at the door to get into the social. Remember – there are no in and out privileges at the social. If you leave the event, you may not reenter.

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  • Secondary School Spirit Day

    Starts: 12:00 am

    Ends: 12:00 am, September 1, 2015

 

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CONTACT

Horizon Community Learning Center
(480) 659-3000 – Phone
(480) 659-3043 – Fax
16233 South 48th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85048