Dr Owens ensures that teaching is adapted to respond to the needs of students and shows clear subject knowledge and passion for the discipline. Dr Owens was appointed to a Teaching and Learning role within the science department after 19 months of teaching, due to her outstanding work ethic, high standards and outward thinking approach to teaching science.
As we complete our ninth year at Horizon Community College, we are able to look back with a real sense of pride on the achievements of our students in the last academic year.
STEM at HORIZON Tuesday 6th July STEM AT HORIZON Since the return to school in March we have seen unprecedented numbers of students coming to our after-school STEM clubs. There have been up to 100 students turning up every week to take part in some exciting practical activities. Year 7 have both a STEM […]
Horizon’s exciting new library Tuesday 6th July Horizon’s exciting new library This half term year 7 students have spent an English lesson exploring Horizon’s exciting new library; immersing themselves in texts from Jane Austin to Benjamin Zephaniah and, through the range of books on offer, have explored a variety of experiences and cultures. Since its […]
Year 11 Leavers Tuesday 6th July Y11 Leavers Year 11 have left us after five amazing years! It was a truly brilliant day. Although we couldn’t give them a Prom, we did try to give them an enjoyable send off. We had many laughs and a few tears on the final day – much like […]
Platinum Award Winners Tuesday 6th July Platinum award winners What an incredible year of achievement we have had with 14 students achieving their Platinum Award Certificate! These students have gained over 450 achievement points for the award which is an incredible accolade to their hard work and positive attitude to learning. We are so very […]