Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)

  • Future Business Leaders of America- FBLA-Middle Level 
    Sponsor:  Mrs. Novembre danae.novembre@marion.k12.fl.us
    Meetings: 1st & 3rd Mondays from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
    This 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.
    Members have the option of competing in one or more of the following competitions:
    ML-Business Etiquette
    ML- Career Exploration
    ML-Career Research
    ML-Digital Citizenship
    ML-Elevator Speech

    FBLA 2016-2017



Future Farmers of America (FFA)

  • Future Farmers of America (FFA)

    Sponsor:  Mrs. Kimball melinda.kimball@marion.k12.fl.us

    Meetings: Monthly from 2:30pm to 4:30pm (Next meetings 10/20/22 & 11/17/22)

    The FFA mission is focused on providing young people with opportunities to develop premier leadership skills, personal growth, and career success through Agricultural Education.

    FFA is a student-led 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.

    For more information on competitions and the club please visit www.ffa.org and/or www.flaffa.org .


    Southeastern Youth Fair     www.seyfair.com

    Leadership Development Events

    Career Development Events

    **Parent volunteers are always needed and appreciated!  Please visit https://apps.raptortech.com/Apply/ to complete an application.


National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)

  • National Junior Honor Society (NJHS)

    Sponsor: Ms. Engel kenzie.engel@marion.k12.fl.us



    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.

    NJHS Logo




  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)

    Sponsor: Mr. Quinones john.quinones@marion.k12.fl.us

    Meetings: Fridays from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm.

    The Fellowship of Christian Athletes Club seeks to see the world transformed by Jesus Christ through through the influence of coaches and athletes.


  • Chess Club

    Sponsor: Mr. Quinones john.quinones@marion.k12.fl.us

    Meetings: Wednesdays from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

    The chess club meets weekly to create a safe environment for students in the community to be introduced to the game of chess.  Students are able to join this club regardless of experience or expertiese and are encouraged to learn the art of the game.


  • Students Against Violence Everywhere (SAVE/ PROMISE)

    Sponsor:  Ms. Fye diana.fye@marion.k12.fl.us


    The SAVE/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.


  • Math Counts

    Sponsor: Ms. McNall & Mrs. Culbreath debra.mcnall@marion.k12.fl.us sylvia.culbreath@marion.k12.fl.us

    Meetings: Wednesdays from 2:45 pm to 4:00 pm.

    The Math Counts members meet weekly to practice math skills and increase enthusiasm for math.  The mission of the club is to enhance achievement in middle school mathematics.

    The club meets from October through February at which time members will participate in the District-wide competition.

    Math Counts

  • Robotics Club






  • Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)




    HOSA membership is available to students interested in a health profession.  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.