Principals Award

Well Done to the 5 students who have received this Terms Principals Award. Year 7 Winner – Sophia C – Sophia is a true ‘Positive Role Model’ and a credit to Horizon CC. She was the first student to achieve a gold award certificate in the whole of College. She has 100% attendance and over…

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Climate Change Week

For the last 2 weeks, both Year 7 and Year 8 have been involved in “Climate Change Week” in their science lessons.  They have been studying the causes and signs of climate change.  Their practical work has been based around investigating the suitability of alternative fuels, and whether solar panels would be a viable option…

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Horizon Remember Together

Over the last 2 weeks Horizon Students have been participating in events for Remembrance. On Thursday 5th November each year group had an extended assembly and we asked our students to “Remember Together” which was the Royal British Legions Campaign message this year.  This year is the 100th anniversary of the 1st Armistice Day as well as remembering…

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Macmillan Bake Sale

On Wednesday 23rd October the Year 9 Enterprise group hosted a Macmillan Coffee Morning to the staff of Horizon. Students worked really hard to plan the event by researching recipes, baking, inviting the local press and advertising the event around school. The event went really well and was attended by two Macmillan support workers who…

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Horizon Open Evening Success

Monday 30th September and Tuesday 1st October saw Horizon Community College open its doors to hundreds of families of prospective students for our Open Evenings. After a welcome from the Principal Mrs Huddart and Mrs Head of Year 7 School Mrs Malson, families got a taster of the learning experience of our students, including live demonstrations, examples…

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GCSE Results Day

Once again Horizon Community College is pleased to celebrate outcomes of our Y11 students. The record numbers of grade 9s achieved demonstrates how Horizon continues to reshuffle the pack for students in Barnsley. The qualifications they have received today form their passports to their future, and we wish all leavers the very best success in…

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