Clubs and Organizations
Horizon Academy's clubs meet once a month during the school day and include: FFA, FBLA, HOSA, NJHS, Save Promise Club, Robotics, Relay for LIfe and Band.
Future Farmers of American (FFA)
The Horizon Academy Future Farmers of America (FFA) is a student organization for those interested in agriculture and leadership. Our FFA students participate in various leadership competitions, community service, and the end of the year FFA show and competition. Horizon Academy competes yearly with various animals including pigs and lambs.
Horizon Academy is proud of our students who participate in FFA. They are a reflection of our school and represent Horizon well in the community as well as in competition.
2018-2019 FFA Officers
Pictured from left to right: Reporter Emilie Kimball, President Kaylee Ayala, Sentinel Elijah Bigwood, Treasurer Zachary Cornell, Secretary Gabrielle Gillespie-Foucher, Vice-President Stacy Bruno.
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) / SAVE Promise Club
The FBLA-Middle Level program introduces middle school students to the world of leadership and business with career exploration, community service, and immersive educational programs.Students gain an appreciation of business and the free enterprise system through a variety of leadership programs, community service projects, and educational activities.
SAVE (Students Against Violence Everywhere) Promise Club is a place for young people across the country to show their leadership, creativity and passion for protecting their friends, schools and communities from violence BEFORE it happens.
SAVE Promise Clubs are established and led by students, and are a powerful approach to preventing gun violence (and other forms of violence and victimization) because they recognize the unique role that young people play in making their schools and communities safer.
National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) /Health Occupations Students of America ( HOSA)
The National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) is an organization that recognizes not only academic achievement but other characteristics essential to citizens in a democracy. At Horizon Academy at Marion Oaks, any 6th through 8th grade student can become eligible for membership into the Honor Society after attending for a full semester. Students are expected to complete community service hours and be active volunteers at Horizon Academy.
Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) membership is available to students interested in health professions. HOSA is the place for students to expand upon the learning opportunities offered in the classroom. HOSA is an organization that promotes career opportunities in health and supports young people who plan to become the next generation of health professionals.