Principal’s Award

Y7 – Ollie Whiteley is an outstanding student and committed to life at Horizon. So far this year he has achieved 383 achievement points, 10 postcards home and there have been 27 occasions where he has been star of the lesson – that’s an average of roughly one per week. He is eager to be part…

Y7 Wentworth Wood House

This half term has seen an all year group enterprise activity for the Y7 school hosted and held at Wentworth Woodhouse. This historic building is currently being renovated and will take 25 years to restore to its former glory at an estimated cost of £150 million pounds. Apart from its fantastic history it has and…

Salters’ Institute Festival of Chemistry

On Wednesday 23rd May a team of four Year 8 students attended the Salters’ Institute Festival of Chemistry at the University of Sheffield chemistry department.  During the day they were given the responsibility to carry out investigations like real chemists.  They used their problem solving skills while working together as a team.

Big Challenge

Last October all of the Y9 school were given the opportunity to participate in The Big Challenge a borough wide competition that challenged students to start their own business to sell a product or service. The Y9 students applied and were filtered down into the best ideas for entry. There were 7 teams initially and…